Song For Webster


Last night the West Valley College Chorale and Chamber Singers dedicated their final concert of the school year to our late colleague Webster Owens.  Webster was beloved by this campus community and is sorely missed. Warm summer sun, shine brightly here, Warm Southern wind, blow softly here, Green sod above, lie light, lie light, Good [...]

Gala Round Up


Note the honest expression on Kayla’s face (Ms. Empson’s performance was flawless btw)… Who knew Dr. Gaskin would be there? Gus must be the hardest working man in (Silicon Valley) show business… Goodness gracious we miss Ginger… It takes a field marshal to pull these productions off in 12 weeks (kudos Amy)… Congratulations West Valley [...]



Duchamp hoisted a urinal onto a pedestal and foisted a century’s worth of postmodern art-schtick on America. Hey, the Venus of Willendorf ain’t schtick, is it?   Tag, Exhibitions

Award Win Part Deux

Congratulations to Michelle Hawkins and West Valley College’s vocal jazz ensemble, Synchronicity, for their second consecutive DownBeat Magazine Award.  To be judged among the best vocal jazz ensembles in the country is a tremendous honor; to be judged so twice is proof of a strong collaborative effort between fine student musicians and a gifted and [...]

Guest Post, Tim Kelly


The WVC Associated Students are sponsoring a series of Dr. Seuss related events including an exhibition of Seuss inspired student work.  The exhibit will run from April 23rd through May 3rd.  A reception is scheduled for Wednesday, May 2nd from 5-7 p.m.  The show and reception will be held in the newly renovated Campus Center [...]