What's Happening at Cañada: Week of November 21, 2022Tue, 22 November, 2022 at 9:25 am
Week of November 21, 2022
THE SPRING 2023 SEMESTER IS FREE AT CAÑADA COLLEGE!
For the Spring Semester, Cañada College will waive enrollment fees for students who reside in San Mateo County (some exceptions apply). There are no minimum or maximum units required to qualify.
Depending on documented financial need, students may also be exempted from paying the student body fee, student representation fee, student union fee, inclusive access fee(s), and materials fees associated with enrolled courses. Registration is open to all students!
To help students determine if they qualify for the Free College enrollment fee waiver and other fee waivers, visit our Free College FAQ.
In preparation for the upcoming Thanksgiving recess, please note that Wednesday, November 23 is an instructional day and classes will be held as scheduled. Some departments may be closed or hold reduced hours on Wednesday, November 23. You can find a list of holiday campus hours here. The campus will be closed for Thanksgiving Recess November 24-27 and will resume classes/regular business hours on Monday, November 28. We wish you and your families a safe and restful Thanksgiving holiday!
DROP-IN REGISTRATION SUPPORT
Get help with registration from our Welcome Center. We are offering “Drop-In Registration” support on Mondays and Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Come to Building 9 on the first floor or talk to us over Zoom: http://smccd.zoom.us/j/81252409422. Services will not be available Thanksgiving Week (November 21 to 24) or Winter Break (December 16-January 2)
The Cañada College shuttle will run direct service Monday-Friday to/from Cañada and East Palo Alto beginning August 17, 2022, through December 16, 2022. Visit canadacollege.edu/shuttle for the latest schedule updates.
Free Groceries at Cañada College – Weekly Food Distribution
11 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Parking Lot 6
In partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank, Cañada College hosts a FREE Grocery Distribution in Lot 6 every Tuesday from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. The program is open to students and the community to select the food that they want.
Men’s Basketball vs Cosumes River College
Colts Gym in Building 1
Cheer on the Colts as they take on Cosumes River College!
COVID-19 BIVALENT BOOSTER POP-UP CLINIC
12 - 4 p.m.
College of San Mateo Parking Lot B
You can get a free COVID-19 Bivalent Booster at our pop-up vaccination clinic. Employees, students, and the broader community can sign up for free at MyTurn or visit the District’s COVID-19 Vaccination Resources page for more information. Follow all the latest info at our Return to Campus site.
Declared Recess for Thanksgiving (No Classes)
Men’s Basketball vs Solano College
Building 1 Gym
Cheers on the Colts as they take on Solano College.
Teatime with TRIO
Building 9, Room 257A
Teatime is a bi-monthly informal drop-in event TRIO SSS hosts for all Cañadians! Stop by to answer your questions and learn how to navigate college with some refreshments!
Men’s Basketball vs West Valley College
Building 1 Gym
Cheers on the Colts as they take on West Valley College.
High School Counselor & Community Partner Forum
8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Building 6, Rooms 101/102, and over Zoom
The Fourth Annual High School Counselor & Community Partner Forum will provide our community partners with important Cañada College updates as well as workshops on the steps to apply, transfer options, our certificate programs, and our new Dream Center. It will also be a great opportunity to connect with Cañada College staff/faculty/administration and provide feedback on how our college can best connect with the community.
Therapy Dogs at the Library
Building 9, Third Floor
Come to the Cañada Library for some much-needed relaxation and canine therapy! We’ve partnered with the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA to bring dogs just for you (well, we love them, too!). These pups are specially trained to help you relax. You can pet them, talk to them, and help them do their job by showing up stressed and leaving in a great mood!
11 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.
Join Student Senate to de-stress before finals week! Grab a soothing warm drink and partake in some arts and crafts.
7:30 – 9 p.m.
Building 3, Main Theatre
Enjoy a night full of amazing dances performed by dance students! Dance styles: Modern, Contemporary, Latin Rhythms, Street Jazz, Mexican Folklorico, Hip Hop, Salsa, Tango, and Yoga Dance.
For a complete listing of events, visit: https://events.canadacollege.edu/
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