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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of March 6, 2017



Week of March 6, 2017



March 7

All Gender Restroom Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Building 8 Terrace (inside)
12 p.m.

Learn about the campus’ transition to all gender single stall restrooms! Enjoy a rainbow array of fruit popsicles.


March 8

Flex Day– Campus Closed


March 9

Holi Fest

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Upper Lawn 7-8 p.m. in Building 9, Room 154

Join the celebration for Holi Fest! Check in begins at 9 a.m. The first 75 people to check in with valid Student Body Card or Faculty, Staff, Administrator ID Card will receive a free event t-shirt, sunglasses, samosa and bag of throwing color. Color throwing occurs from 12:25-12:45 p.m.


March 14

University Visit: Notre Dame De Namur University

The Grove
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Come meet representatives from Notre Dame De Namur University.


Cañada Women’s Tennis vs. Cabrillo College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Cabrillo 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!


Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Gavilan College

Cañada College
2:30 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Gavilan College!


March 16

Workshop: Evaluating My Transfer Status

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

Review your transcript and learn about transfer requirements.


Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Hartnell College

Cañada College
2:30 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Hartnell College!



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