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Showing posts from December, 2015

What's Happening at Cañada? Week of December 14, 2015

Cañada College Hosts Delegation from Redwood City's Sister City, Zhuhai, China

On Saturday, December 5, Cañada College had the honor of hosting a delegation from Redwood City's sister city, Zhuhai, China with Redwood City Mayor Jeff Gee and members of Redwood City International. A special thank you Cañada community hosts, including: Supinda Sirihekaphong, International Program Manager, Carlos Luna, Library Support Specialist, and Cañada students, Alexandra Zhuang and Joanna Dai.The College looks forward to welcoming students from the beautiful port city of Zhuhai!

What's Happening at Cañada? Week of December 7, 2015

Proactive Registration takes the Learning Center by Storm

Over the course of two days, nearly 400 students participated in Cañada’s Proactive Registration event on Wednesday, November 18th, from 8 am - 8 pm and Thursday, November 19th , from 8 am - 8 pm. Proactive Registration is an organized and deliberate effort by various campus departments and programs, dedicated to assisting continuing students enrolled in Basic Skills and ESL Level 4 and 5 courses with registering for Spring 2016 classes.  Students received “wrap around” support designed help them to select their classes for next semester, resolve any financial and other academic holds, and get connected to resources such as Math Jam, Word Jam, and the Textbook Loaning Collection (TLC) .

One participant stated…
“This event was extremely helpful. Sometimes life gets in the way of getting things done so it’s helpful that teachers push students more by hosting events like this, they have no excuse not to register.  This is the first time in a long that I did this on time, not last minute.…

What's Happening at Cañada? Week of November 30, 2015