Campus Connection - October 30, 2017
- Halloween Office Contest and Trick-or-Treat!
This year’s Halloween Office Decorating Contest is the biggest competition ever with a record 12 participating offices! The winning team will get an office lunch party, courtesy of Public Affairs. Also new this year, students can visit these offices from 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. to trick-or-treat. ASCC student leaders will serve as contest judges from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m... Link to the full story about Halloween
- Zombies Take Over Campus
ASCC hosted the annual Zombie Fest on October 26. Many thanks to the zombies performed by the Theatre Arts club members, the Cosmetology club/department for the zombie make-up, and the student volunteers from the Horror Fan Club and the Student Veterans Club! Nearly 750 food items collected at the event were donated to the student food pantry. Congratulations to the Sociology Department for the most amount of donations, Cosmetology for the most amount of survivors, and the Theatre Arts Club for the most amount of zombies!
- TEDx Conference Returns to Cerritos College; Speakers Wanted
TEDx is returning to Cerritos College on April 3, 2018. The College hosted its first TEDx conference in March 2017 that featured dynamic faculty and community speakers. TEDx at Cerritos College is currently seeking speakers with “ideas worth sharing” around the theme Strength in Diversity. Online applications will be accepted until January 1, 2018... Link to the full story about TEDx
- Project Runway Contestant Batani Khalfani Uplifts Umoja Students
The Umoja Success Program’s Sister-to-sister Workshop featured a special guest Batani Khalfani from season 6 of Project Runway on October 26. Batani spoke to Umoja students about her career decision and how she landed a spot on the reality TV show. She also shared some style tips. The students were inspired to follow their dreams and pursue what they love.
- Disability Mentoring Day Inspires Students
Twenty-seven Cerritos College students attended the national Disability Mentoring Day hosted at Los Angeles City Hall on October 18. The College was recognized as an outstanding participant in Mentoring Day for having the most student participants of all colleges that attended... Link to the full story about Mentoring Day
- Free Coding Workshop for Students!
Learn the foundations of web development using free online tools
The Workshops will run on Tuesday nights November 7, 14, 21, 28 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the PC Lab, Business Education Room 120. Registration required!
- Fall Dance Concert Coming to Campus Nov 2-4!
Fall 2017 Dance Concert presented by the Dance Department from Thursday, November 2, Friday, November 3, and Saturday, November 4 at 8 p.m. in Burnight Center Theatre.
$15 General Admission
$12 ASCC students, children, seniors. Visit the Dance Department web page for more info.
- Become An Undocumented Student Ally! Training on November 3
Undocumented students face several pressing matters that make it difficult for them to feel secure and focused on school. These students often need a safe place to share their concerns without fear. Friday, November 3,
8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. in LA-103. RSVP required... Link to the full story about UndocuAlly Training
- Hispanic Heritage Month Frida Kahlo Performance and Lecture
Celebrate the Day of the Dead with a live performance and lecture on Frida Kahlo. Mexican Actress Alejandra Flores will bring Frida Kahlo to life through a series of monologues, and Colombian Dancer Beatriz Eugenia-Vázquez will be Frida's alter-ego. Thursday, November 2, 6 p.m. in Student Center. View flyer
- Annual Veterans Week Events
College will host a week-long celebration honoring veterans from Monday, November 6 to Thursday, November 9. Thank a Veteran/Open House, Tug of War Challenge, Military Appreciation Day, and the annual Veterans Day Ceremony. Link to the full story about Veterans Week
- Job Fair Coming to Cerritos College on November 2
Cerritos College will host a free job fair on Thursday, November 2. Job seekers will have an opportunity to speak with more than 45 employers at the College's semi-annual job fair. The event will be held in the College’s Library/Falcon Square sidewalk., 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m... Link to the full story about job fair
Shared Governance Committee Meetings: October 30 - November 3
Thursday, November 2
11 a.m. - Technology Based Learning (CTX Conference Room)
2 p.m. - Planning and Budget (Board Room)
*Meeting date may change. Please contact committee chairs to confirm meeting schedule. List of committees
Committee Chairs, please notify us when your meeting schedule changes from your committee webpage.
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