2014 Community Stories

Dr. Nicolaas van den Heever Receives OTAC Practice Award
10/31/2014

Nicolaas van den Heever, West Coast University’s Dean of Occupational Therapy Program, Honored with Prestigious Statewide AwardNicolaas van den Heever, OTD, BOT,... Read more

Letter from the Provost: Ebola
10/17/2014

Dear faculty, students and associates,West Coast University continues to closely monitor information related to the Ebola virus, including information about two... Read more

At WCU, Occupational Therapy Faculty are Truly Ahead of the Curve
08/08/2014

The Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) program was only launched one year ago, but the program is thriving at WCU Los Angeles, largely because of the... Read more

WCU Miami Hosts Community Safety Event
06/27/2014

WCU teamed up with Miami-Dade Fire and Police Departments for a special community event as part of National Safety Month. Activities included educational sessions... Read more

Students Learn Valuable Lessons While Volunteering at Special Olympics
06/02/2014

West Coast University students volunteered at the Special Olympics in Santa Clarita on May 17th, 2014. Seventeen students came out to help out for the day. The students... Read more

Anaheim City Council Recognizes National Nurses Week with Special Proclamation
05/15/2014

The Anaheim City Council and Mayor Tom Tait issued a special proclamation on Tuesday night at Anaheim City Hall in honor of the start of National Nurses Week. The... Read more

David Pyle Honored with 'Friend of Nursing' Award from Association of California Nurse Leaders
03/03/2014

Every year at its annual luncheon, the Association of California Nurse Leaders (ACNL) present special awards where members nominate and a committee selects recipients.... Read more

WCU Nursing Students Lend a Hand at ‘Cupid’s Ball’
02/24/2014

More than 50 students and faculty from the nursing program at West Coast University volunteered at the 10th annual ‘Cupids Ball’ in Santa Clarita, a community... Read more

WCU Nursing Students Volunteer at St. Luke’s
02/24/2014

A group of nursing students and faculty from West Coast University Ontario campus volunteered to provide health screening for seniors at St. Luke’s Church in Temple... Read more

WCU Administration Fills Backpacks for Kids With Cancer
01/21/2014

The staff at West Coast University central administration collected hundreds of items to fill backpacks for PADRES, a non-profit organization that serves families... Read more