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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of October 31, 2016






Week of October 31, 2016


November 1

Social Sciences Discipline Days

Social Sciences Hub (Building 9, Room 307)
1:30-2:15 p.m.

Learn more about transfer and career service opportunities in the “other” sciences. Session with Professors: Paul Roscelli- Economics, Ami Smith- Psychology and Lezlee Ware-Political Science.


Local Entrepreneur Guest Speakers

Building 3, Room 142
3:30-5:30 p.m.

Learn from locally-based entrepreneurs what it takes to start your own business.  Featured guest speakers are Mark Wittman with Farm Hill and Kenny Lorenzetti with Dedicated Tomorrow Security. Pizza and refreshments will be served.


Cañada Women’s Soccer vs Chabot College

Cañada College
4 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Chabot College!



November 2

Dia de Los Muertos

Upper Lawn
9 a.m.-1 p.m. and 7-8 p.m.

Participate in building an altar to honor your ancestors and create your own sugar skull. Enjoy free cultural food, Ballet Folklorico performances from 12-1 p.m. and Dia De Los Muertos face painting.


CSU Applications

Building 16, Room 110
12 – 1 p.m.

These workshops will guide you to complete CSU Admissions application, including Transfer GPA calculation, how to report your course work, and report ADT degree.


Social Sciences Discipline Days

Social Sciences Hub (Building 9, Room 307)
1-2 p.m.

Learn more about transfer and career service opportunities in the “other” sciences. Session with Professors: Jessica Kaven-Communications Studies & Honors Transfer Program and Sondra Saterfield-Psychology.



November 3

Social Sciences Discipline Days

Social Sciences Hub (Building 9, Room 307)
2-2:45 p.m.

Learn more about transfer and career service opportunities in the “other” sciences. Session with Professor Alison Field-History.


Notre Dame de Namur University Transfer Event

Transfer Center (Building 9, First Floor)
5:30-7 p.m.
Learn about evening partner programs in Business, Human Services and Psychology. Transfers accepted for Spring, Summer, Fall 2017.



November 4

Social Sciences Discipline Days

Social Sciences Hub (Building 9, Room 307)
10-10:30 a.m.

Learn more about transfer and career service opportunities in the “other” sciences. Session with Professor Jessica Marshall-Anthropology.


Cañada Men’s Soccer vs Chabot College

Cañada College Soccer Field
4 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Chabot College!

College Visit – UC Davis STEM Day

Sign up at Learning Center, Building 9, Second Floor
Visit runs from: 6:45 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Sign up in the Learning Center Front Desk to attend this off-campus College visit!


November 5
College Visit – San Jose State Preview Day/Engineering Day

Sign up at Learning Center, Building 9, Second Floor
Visit runs from: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sign up in the Learning Center Front Desk to attend this off-campus College visit!


November 8

Tuesday Tea Time with TRIO

Learning Center Staff Room (Building 9, Second Floor)
2-3 p.m.

Take a well-deserved break from your day. Come relax and drink tea, coffee, or cocoa and snack on cookies. Meet other students and learn about what is happening at Cañada, the Learning Center, TRIO, ¡ESO! and the A2B.


Cañada Men’s Soccer vs Gavilan College

Cañada College Soccer Field
3 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Gavilan College!


Personal Insight Questions

Building 9, Room 123
12 - 1 p.m.

These workshops will guide you to start your personal insight questions and provide you with tips to make your answers more effective. *Will be presented by UC Berkeley.

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