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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of March 27, 2017

Week of March 27, 2017

Now through the End of the Semester

Extended Study Hall

Learning Center (Building 9, Room 206)
Monday through Thursday from 9 p.m.-12 a.m.; Friday from 3-6 p.m.
Study doesn't have to stop when the sun goes down. The College is now offering extended hours so students can study late!

March 28

Cañada Women’s Tennis vs. Monterey Peninsula College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Monterey Peninsula College!

Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Skyline College

Cañada College
2:30 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Skyline College!

Your Story is Beautiful Workshop

Main Theatre (Building 3)
3:30-9 p.m.

The DREAMers Student Club and DREAMers Taskforce present an evening of story sharing, art, and community and campus resource sharing.  The goals of this event are to build unity and solidarity across our campus and to show continued support for all Cañada College students regardless of immigration status. Students will share the stage with artist Favianna Rodriguez for an evening filled with stories, creativity and art. 

March 29:

Workshop: Application is Done! Now the Critical Steps

Building 9, Room 123
1-2 p.m.

This workshop will inform you of the steps to take between admission offer and enrollment at the university.

STEM Speaker Series – Sophia Yen, MD & Entrepreneur
Building 6, Room 101/102
5-6 p.m.

The final STEM Speaker of Spring, Dr. Yen, will share the story of her path through medical school, focusing on adolescent medicine, and now her recent venture as an entrepreneur. Free food will be provided

March 30:

University Visit: CSU East Bay

Transfer Center (Building 9, First Floor)
11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Come meet representatives from CSU East Bay.

Women’s History Month Film Screening: “It” (1927 silent film starring Clara Bow)

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

View the romantic comedy about working class department store clerk, Betty Lou (Clara Bow), who “sets her sights" on her wealthy boss, Cyrus Waltham, Jr. (Antonio Moreno), heir to the “worlds largest store.”  Hosted by Women's History Class (HIST 247).  Light refreshments will be provided. Film will run 75 minutes, 11:10 a.m.. - 12:25 p.m.)

Workshop: Transfer Tools

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

This workshop will inform and guide you how to use transfer tools such as Degree Works, and others.

March 31

Cañada Women’s Tennis vs. Chabot College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Chabot College!

April 2-8

Spring Recess – Classes will resume on Monday, April 10.

April 6

Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. City College of San Francisco

Cañada College
2:30 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on City College of San Francisco!

April 8

Redwood Symphony Concert

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

Hermann: Overture to North by Northwest
Britten: Violin Concerto; with Miranda Liu, violin
Takemitsu: Verse, Rainbow, Palma; with Peter Stahl, oboe d'amore, and Jon Mulvey, guitar
Mechem: Symphony No. 2


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