The Learning Assistance Center (LAC) is a facility designed to offer
academic support to students of Pasadena City College for the purpose
of promoting scholastic success.
It is located on the third floor of the D building on the campus of PCC,
with additional computing labs on the first floor and in the W Building. The main telephone
number is (626) 585-7230. Check out the links to the right for more specific
Pictured from left to right: John Wood, Eileen Snyder, Arkova Scott, Susanna Faljyan, Tamiya Cousins, Candy Avila, and Andre Lawrence.
For individual information, click on Staff Directory (to the right), the employee's name, then "Bio."
Screen reader users:
Tab into the tool bar.
Then turn the virtual cursor/buffer off to enable pass-through mode.
For JAWS: Insert + Z.
For NVDA: Caps Lock + Space Bar.
For Window-Eyes: Ctrl + Shift + A.
Right and left arrow keys navigate tool bar controls.
Keyboard shortcuts are also available while in pass-through mode:
Alt Control P for play and pause.
Alt Control S for stop.
Alt control M for mute.
Alt control R doubles size of player.
Alt control T toggles focus between elapsed time and toolbar.
VoiceOver users: Use the Enable Player VoiceOver Access button to make the toolbar button text display and then use the Focus Toolbar button to jump into the toolbar. (VoiceOver with Safari 3, only. Safari 4 beta does not work with toolbar. Disable VoiceOver and use keyboard shortcuts.)
No eating or drinking (only bottled water is allowed)
Turn cell phones off or to vibrate, and take calls outside
Internet access is for educational purposes only
Materials are for on-site use; they are not to be taken out of the LAC.
Please do not write in materials or duplicate them, as they are copyrighted
and were purchased only for use in our Center.
Thank you for your cooperation.
The LAC has a 42-station network which offers interactive software, Internet
access, and a number of applications. Stations
are connected to a chargeback laser printer. Other media available in the LAC include
instructional DVDs, printed materials, and accompanying audio CDs.
Faculty members are encouraged to place materials on reserve
in the LAC and to recommend software which could be helpful to their students. The Center is open 75 hours each week, including evenings
Tutoring is offered on a walk-in basis for various
transfer subjects. Students with declared career and technical majors may receive
group tutoring in any of their major-related courses as
well as support for most transfer subjects.