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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of May 15, 2017






Week of May 15, 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!

May 16

Know Your Rights Workshop

Building 9, Room 154
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Come learn about your rights as students, parents, employees, when interacting with law enforcement, or when interacting with law enforcement/ ICE agents. This workshop is free and open to the public.


Finals Prep at the Writing Center

Writing Center (Building 9, Second Floor)
5:30-6 p.m., 6:30-7 p.m., 7-7:30 p.m.

Learn how to prepare for finals without the stress. Please sign up at: diggssd@smccd.edu.


May 17 & 18

Proactive Registration Event

Learning Center (Building 9, Second Floor)
May 17: 8:10 a.m.-1 p.m.
May 18: 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 6-8 p.m.

Proactive Registration is dedicated to supporting students currently enrolled in Basic Skills courses to successfully register for their classes for next semester. Speak with representatives from Admissions & Records, Financial Aid, STEM, Learning Center, counselors, peer mentors and tutors.  


May 17

University Representative Visit: Grand Canyon University

The Grove
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Come meet representatives from Grand Canyon University.


May 18

DREAM Hour

DREAM Center (Building 9, Second Floor)
12:30-2 p.m.

All are invited to the last DREAM Hour of the semester!  Take time to relax, socialize and enjoy snacks and tea with members of the campus community.


Workshop: Transfer Admission Planner & TAG

Building 9, Room 106
2:30-3:30 p.m.

This workshop will assist you with UC TAG applications and the requirements.


May 23

Therapy Dogs at the Library

Cañada Library (Building 9, Third Floor)
12-1 p.m.

Want a way to de-stress for finals? Need to take a break and get some puppy snuggles? Certified therapy dogs from the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA's Pet Assisted Therapy program are coming to the Library!  Therapy animals have been used since the 18th century to help reduce stressanxietyblood pressure, and can even help you live longer.


May 26

Commencement Rehearsal

Upper Lawn
2 p.m.


May 27

49th Annual Commencement Ceremony

Upper Lawn
10 a.m.


End of Year Events
May 18 -- EOPS/CARE/CalWorks/FFYSI in Building 6, Rooms 101/102 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
May 19 – ASCC Leadership Awards in Parking Lot 10 from 5-7 p.m.
May 19 – Puente End of Year Celebration in Building 6, Rooms 101/102 from 5-7 p.m.
May 19 -- Multimedia Student Show in the Theatre from, 7-9 p.m.
May 25 – Middle College Graduation in the Theatre from 3-4:30 p.m.
May 26 -- Cañada Commencement Rehearsal in the Upper Lawn from 2-3 p.m.
May 27 -- Cañada College Commencement in the Upper Lawn from 10 a.m. - Noon

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