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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of November 12, 2018

Tue, 13 November, 2018 at 10:22 am

Week of November 12, 2018


November 13

International Ed Week
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Grove

International Ed Week will feature Educational Equity tables and classroom displays from the Bahamas, Nigeria, Venezuela, and China with students from each region and facts about education in these countries. Students with a Fall 2018 Cañada Student Body Card can also receive a “flight” or sampling of food from each of these countries and can participate in an international fashion show, language labs, and cultural club tabling.

Hip Hop Hour
12:35- 1:35 p.m.
Building 13, Room 115

Join for the 3rdsession of Hip Hop Hour where the group will discuss the impact of Hip Hop culture and music and explore its connection to society and our lives. All students, staff and faculty are welcome.

Meet Our Finalists for Vice President of Administrative Services

Finalists and Time of Forums:
Dr. Carla Walter: 1-2 p.m.
Mr. Graciano Mendoza: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Building 3, Room 142

Join us as we meet Cañada College’s Finalists for Vice President of Administrative Services at their Open Forums on November 13th. The Open Forums are a venue for the campus community to learn more about each finalist and engage in a Q & A format with the candidates. You can read their bios here.


Cañada Men’s Basketball vs Monterey Peninsula College
6:30 p.m.
College of San Mateo Gym

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Monterey Peninsula College!



November 14

Last Day to Withdraw from Semester Length Classes


ACES Equity Lecture Series “Personal Histories from the Middle East”

12 - 1:30 p.m.
Building 2, Room 10

Zawaya Aswat Ensemble

1:30-2:30 p.m.
The Grove


Please join for a panel discussion with five Cañada College students with roots from Middle Eastern Countries as they share their personal histories. Immediately afterward, follow to the Grove for a performance by the Aswat Ensemble as they play folk music from Iran, Iraq, Jordan and Palestine.


Cañada Women’s Volleyball vs De Anza College

6:30 p.m.
College of San Mateo Gym

Cheer on the Colts as they take on DeAnza College!


November 15

Transfer Center Workshop: CSU & UC Applications

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

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


November 16

UC/CSU Application Workshop

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Building 9, Room 206

Join the Transfer Center, STEM Center and TRIO teams for 15 minutes or the whole duration of the event. Get assistance in submitting the best possible transfer admissions applications.  Professionals available will include: 
  • SJSU Rep: Help with CSU applications
  • English Professors: Help with the UC PIQs
  • Transfer and STEM Counselors: Help with the online portion
  • Financial Aid Rep: Answer financial questions on the applications

November 19

University Representative Visit: UC Santa Cruz

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Grove

Come meet representatives from UC Santa Cruz.


Transfer Center Workshop: Personal Insights Questions

11 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Building 9, Room 206

Get assistance in starting your personal insight questions. Get tips to make your answers more effective.


November 20

University Representative Visit: Cal State East Bay

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Building 9, Room 123

Come meet representatives from Cal State East Bay.


Transfer Center Workshop: CSU & UC Applications
2-4 p.m.
Transfer Center (Building 9, First Floor)

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


November 22-25

Declared Recess (No Day or Evening Classes)




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