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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of October 3, 2016


Week of October 3, 2016

October 4

Cañada Men’s Soccer vs De Anza College

Cañada College Soccer Field
4 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on De Anza College!

CSU Applications

Building 16, Room 110
12 - 1 p.m.

These workshops will guide you to complete CSU Admissions application, including Transfer GPA calculation, how to report your course work, and report ADT degree.

University Visit: William Jessup University

The Grove
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Come meet representatives from William Jessup University.

October 5

Fall Job Fair

The Grove
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Connect with employers who are hiring! To see a list of attending employers click here. Check back often as the list of employers grows weekly.

College Savers Orientation

Building 9, Room 154
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

College Savers is a matched savings program designed to assist students to pay for college.  It’s money for college that you earn by saving!  Eligible participants can save up to $2,000 and earn up to $4,000 for a total of $6,000.  For additional information contact SparkPoint at 650-381-3550. Pizza will be served.

UC Applications

Building 16, Room 110
2 -3 p.m.

These workshops will guide you to complete UC Admission application, including UC Admission policies, and how to report your coursework.

Social Sciences TOI:  Ecology, Technology and Our Future Selves

Social Sciences Hub (Building 9, Room 307)
2:10-3:10 p.m.

While the importance of Environmental Ethics has become widely accepted, there has been continued skepticism of holistic ethical theories. Ecology, Technology and Our Future Selves argues for the relevance of holistic accounts by applying them to technological transformations of the human self. This talk will connect Aldo Leopold’s ecological conception of the human self to the extended mind debate in cognitive science. Presented by: David Eck, Professor of Philosophy.

October 6

Financial Aid for Transfer Students

Financial Literacy Lab (Building 9, Room 123)
1-3 p.m.

Learn about information on different types of financial aid, award letters, new requirements, the new deadline to apply for Fall 2017.

October 7

Career JAM: Interpersonal & Career Skills

Building 13, Room 217
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
This interactive day of role plays and workplace simulations will include: positive first impressions, leadership skills, professional online interaction, team work skills creative problem solving and picking a career that’s right for you. Lunch will be provided. Free to students and space is limited. Sign up at:  

Cañada Men’s Soccer vs Skyline College

Cañada College Soccer Field
4 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Skyline College!

Cañada Women’s Volleyball vs. Foothill College

Cañada College Gym
6:30 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Foothill College!

October 8

College Visit – CSU Monterey Bay Preview Day

Sign up at Learning Center, Building 9, Second Floor
Visit runs from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sign up in the Learning Center Front Desk to attend this off-campus College visit!

October 10

Information Session on Admission to Nursing Programs

Building 3, Room 142
1-3 p.m.

Receive information on admission and pre-requisite requirements to Nursing programs at San Francisco State University, Roseman University, and Grand Canyon University.

October 11

Tuesday Tea Time with TRIO

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

Take a well-deserved break from your day. Come relax and drink tea, coffee, or cocoa and snack on cookies. Meet other students. Learn about what is happening at Cañada, the Learning Center, TRIO, ¡ESO! and the A2B.

Cañada Men’s Soccer vs Las Positas College

Cañada College Soccer Field
1 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Las Positas College!

Cañada Women’s Soccer vs Las Positas College

Cañada College
4 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Las Positas College!

Transfer Q&A

Transfer Center (Building 9, First Floor)
11 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Counselors and staff will be available to answer any of your transfer questions.

October 12

Resume & Cover Letter Creation Workshop
Building 9, Room 206
1-2 p.m.

In this workshop, you will learn how to build a resume and cover letter using the proper format, layout, content, action language, accomplishments, research tips and more!




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