Happy Festivus!


A festival or gala is an event, usually and ordinarily staged by a local community, which centers on and celebrates some unique aspect of that community. The word fest is Middle English, derived from the Middle French/Latin word festivus.                 From President Gaskin’s April 30th, Monday Morning Update: [...]

Occupy Whoville


I can’t find a job, dear sir. Bills are piling up here, sir. Without your help, I fear, sir, I’ll topple on my rear, sir!   What a bore. You’re just poor, And you’ll forever want more. You Gax can’t raise my tax, What for?  There’s the door!   Chantel Ricks Gas Raise the Tax [...]

Pippin Opens Friday


Biology’s own Roberta Berlani in the role of Berthe. A happy birthday dress rehearsal! Don’t forget that this is the last week to buy tickets for the April 28 Pippin Gala! Wednesday night’s full dress rehearsal went well… …thank Goodness!   From Stephen Schwartz, the creator of Wicked, comes this mainstay of American musical theatre. [...]

Dress Rehearsal Birthday!


                  West Valley College Theater Arts Department Chair and Pippin Director Brad Weisberg wishes WVC Biology Instructor and Pippin cast member Roberta Berlani a “Happy Birthday” before Wednesday night’s dress rehearsal. Don’t forget the April 28th Gala Dinner presentation of Pippin. Just two days left to purchase [...]

Ribbon Cutting


Frank “Fred” Kobayashi rock’n the pink tie…   Art Department reception in full-swing…   The Global Citizenship space was happening…   Scott Ludwig, a newly selected California Community College Chancellor’s Office Classified Employee of the Year, making the rounds…   Black & White film RULES!