Moving lecture marks last class for Life West’s Dr. Jim Hawkins

Many alumni, faculty and staff were in the Standard Process Assembly Hall on Thursday, Dec., 6, when Jim Hawkins gave his last lecture as a Life Chiropractic College West teacher. “It means a lot to me to share some of my perspectives,” he told the class of about 100 stude
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New chapter begins for longtime Life West professor

Dr. Jim Hawkins has been there for every step as Life Chiropractic College West grew up. Nearly 40 years later, it’s early November and he’s teaching his last anatomy class. He’s looking ahead, somewhat reluctantly, to December when he plans to retire. He wants Life West to be able to
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Student helps push diversity, inclusion conversation at Life West

For students, a college’s cultural diversity is their first venture into a world different from their sheltered backgrounds, exposing them to peers with differing viewpoints while giving them a more global perspective when making life-altering career decisions. Life Chiropractic Colle
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Students, staff experience a transformative weekend at Life 101

Students and staff are still feeling the aftereffects of Life 101, the biannual weekend for students and staff to participate in activities that foster teamwork and build confidence in one’s self. Life 101 was held Oct. 19-21. Longtime Life 101 coordinator and Life West Student Life D
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Students of all kinds celebrated at Life West

Life Chiropractic College West hosted a couple of events on Thursday that highlighted what the student experience is like on campus. Bright, young minds visit Life West Oakland Technical High School, located in Oakland, California, brought more than 50 students to Life West for a tour
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Mentor doc gives real time practice experience

Dr. Robert Martines has practiced in Campbell, California for 27 years. He has served as a mentor to the chiropractic community in many roles — as President of the Santa Clara Chiropractic Society, as a local lobbyist for the California Chiropractic Association, and as a national lobb
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Life West’s Preceptor Program

Life West offers its senior students and recent graduates who have earned their DC degree, within the last calendar year, an opportunity to increase their clinical experience prior to entering private practice. By participating in the Life Chiropractic College West Preceptor Program,
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Men’s Hockey Team Fall Short of Title

Men’s Hockey Team Fall Short of Title The Life West men’s hockey team were defeated 3-2 in overtime by the Knights of Ni and won the Solar4America Ice at Fremont Adult Hockey League Championship. This is the deepest run the Gladiators have made since joining the league. Tyler Jackson
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Life West Gladiatrix Repeat as DI National Champions

Life West Gladiatrix Repeat as DI National ChampionsThe Life West Gladiatrix experienced déjà vu, as they once again defeated the Raleigh Venom 91-22 in a rematch of last year’s championship in Glendale, CO, to win the Emirates Airline USA Rugby Women's Club DI National Championship.
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Dr. Sid Williams Honored in Life West’s Sid Square

By Raymond Ibale Life West received a generous art donation from Dynamic Essentials honoring Life West’s founder Dr. Sid E. Williams. The gift was organized by Drs. Steve Judson, Dan Abeckjerr, D.D. Humber, Brian Lieberman, and Drew Henderson. The artwork is a 10×6 foot mural of Dr. W
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