Last night the WVC Art department hosted a reception in celebration of the first annual Silicon Valley High School Art Invitational at West Valley College. The exhibit showcases drawings, paintings, sculpture and ceramics produced by local high school students. It was a nice opportunity to visit with our local high school colleagues, meet the young [...]
WVC Jazz Band performing live, this Friday (3/15), 8 p.m. West Valley College Theater. The band is sounding better than ever – just took second at the Chabot College Jazz Festival (even with 2 cello’s and a violin!) $10 cover goes directly to WVC Jazz Scholarships. Hope to see some of our campus community there.
Thanks to the Academic Senate, Division Chair Council and President for high picks. We are fortunate to work with people who appreciate that for a good many students the studio lab is where work ethic, problem solving skills, self esteem, empathy and love of learning are best cultivated and developed. Thanks!
The WVC Theatre Department presents Golden Boy by Clifford Odets. The play was initially produced on Broadway by The Group Theatre in 1937. Odets’ biggest hit was made into a 1939 film of the same name, starring William Holden in his breakthrough role, and also served as the basis for a 1964 musical. Lead actor [...]
You want Student Learning Outcomes? West Valley College students Anthony Clark (Music major) and Bryce Allen Youtsey (Film/Theater major) collaborated on this extraordinary student-produced music video. Youtsey credited instructor William Clay’s Theater 09 (Film/Video Production) course for helping him develop the sophisticated camera skills apparent in the video. Singer, songwriter and producer Clark acknowledged the breadth and [...]