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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of February 7, 2017




Week of February 6, 2017

February 7

Film Viewing: “Before the Flood:  The Science is Clear, the Future is Not”

Building 3, Room 148
4 p.m.

The Canada College Sustainability Pathway and the Environmental Club presents an important film created by Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese. Join in this remarkable opportunity to engage in our campus-wide exploration of the challenges in developing a sustainable future.


Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Santa Rosa Junior College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Santa Rosa Junior College!


February 8:

University Visit: FIDM

The Grove
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Come meet representatives from FIDM.


Study in Barcelona, Spain Fall 2017 Information Session

Building 3, Room 142
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Join Professor Alison Field to learn about the application process, financial aid, scholarships, course offerings and studying in Barcelona. RSVP on the Barcelona Information Session page on the Study Abroad website or through Facebook Events.


February 9

College Savers Orientation

Building 9, Room 125 (Financial Literacy Lab)
12-1:30 p.m.

Learn about College Savers, an individual development account (IDA).  IDAs are matched savings accounts where the money you save is matched by an organization that works to invest in your future. People use IDAs to save towards the investment of a lifelong asset such as education, small business, or home purchase. Opportunity Fund works with SparkPoint at Cañada College to offer a 2:1 IDA to qualified SparkPoint participants to use toward their education.



Club Rush

1-2 p.m. in The Grove
7-8 p.m. in Building 9, Room 154

Meet representatives from several clubs at Cañada and learn how you can get involved!


Workshop: Common Application

Building 9, Room 106
1-2 p.m.

Receive a guideline to complete the application for private or out-of-state universities, find the required documents and the purpose of the personal statement/admission essay.


Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. College of San Mateo

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on College of San Mateo!


University Visit: University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

The Grove
3:30- 4:30 p.m.

Come meet representatives from University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.


February 10

Cañada Men’s Basketball vs. Chabot College

Cañada College Gym
7 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Chabot College!


February 11

Redwood Symphony Concert

Cañada College Theater, Building 3
7:30 p.m.

Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
Pärt: Ludus from Tabula Rasa; with Heather Katz and Danny Coward, violins
Strauss: Alpine Symphony


February 13

University Visit: Notre Dame De Namur University

The Grove
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Come meet representatives from Notre Dame De Namur University.


February 14

Cañada Women’s Tennis vs. Foothill College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Foothill College!


Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Sacramento City College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Sacramento City College!


Tea Time with TRIO

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

Take a well-deserved break from your busy day and enjoy some coffee, tea, hot chocolate and cookies.  Meet other Cañada Students as well as faculty and staff.  Learn about what’s happening at Cañada, the Learning Center, TRIO, ¡ESO!, and A2B!


February 15

University Visit: Grand Canyon University

The Grove
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Come meet representatives from Grand Canyon University.


Spring Internship Fair

The Grove
11 a.m. -1 p.m.

Community College students, like four-year university students need the exposure that an internship provides to not only gain experience in an area, but also to discover whether or not they may wish to pursue that area as their major.


Cañada Men’s Basketball vs. Skyline College

Cañada College Gym
7 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Skyline College!


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