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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of November 21, 2016


Week of November 21, 2016

November 21

Senator Hill at Cañada

Room Change: Building 2, Room 10
3-4 p.m.

Senator Jerry Hill will be on campus to connect with students and share his leadership, academic and professional experiences. All members of the campus community are invited.

Super Mario Brothers Melee Tournament

STEM Center (Building 9, Room 257)
6-9 p.m.

Join the fundraiser for the Computer Science Club. Cash prize given for 1st and 2nd place.  $12 to play, free to watch. Pizza and soda offered.

November 22

Know Your Rights Workshop

Main Theatre (Building 3)
10-11 a.m.

Join us for the Know Your Rights Workshop sponsored by the DREAMers Task Force at Cañada College in partnership with the International Institute of the Bay Area. Come learn about your rights as students, parents, employees, or when interacting with law enforcement/ICE agents. This workshop is free and open to the public.

Sending Money Overseas? Come and Learn About Bitcoin!

Building 9, Room 257A (Back of the Learning Center)
2-3 p.m.

Come learn about Bitcoin, a new type of currency. Event sponsored by the students of Phi Theta Kappa.

Cañada Men’s Basketball vs Delta College

Cañada College Gym
5 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Delta College!

November 24

Holiday – Thanksgiving
Campus Closed. Declared Recess Nov. 24-27.

November 28
CSU & UC Application Q&A
Transfer Center
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

These open sessions are held to answer your questions about your application, GPA calculation, review your personal statement, and more.

November 29

Movie Showing: “Before the Flood:  The Science is Clear, the Future is Not”

Building 5, Room 123
9:45-11 a.m.

The Cañada College Sustainability Pathway presents an important brand new film created by Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese. This newly released acclaimed film will have a special presentation on our campus as part of the new Sustainability Pathway Film Series.


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