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Oct. 27-Nov.9, 2014

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General Announcements

Scary Movie Marathon is returning to SCC Oct. 27-30. A different movie will be shown each night, and guest speakers will precede each movie. Movies will be shown at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Daniel J. Conoyer Social Sciences Building, with guest lectures starting at 6:30 p.m. For a full listing of movies visit stchas.edu/calendar and browse by date. 

Throughout the fall semester, when you spend $5 or more at the Café-Bookstore or Scooter's Place you will get a "Scooter Token." Students can redeem their tokens for a pack of three donut holes, a cookie or a 16 oz. fountain drink/refill. The current items are offered until Nov. 7 or while supplies last. 

SCC's Leadership & Strategy Speaker Series 2014 wraps up with Art Snarzyk on Tuesday, Nov. 4. This free event will begin at 7:30 a.m. with registration, networking and continental breakfast. The presentation will begin at 8 a.m. The lecture will be held in SCC’s College Center rotunda.

Highlighted Events

The last Test Anxiety Connection Group of the semester will meet at noon on Oct. 27 in ADM 1242. The connection group offers strategies for reducing test anxiety. 

SCC is having an all-day poster sale Oct. 27-31 in the SSB lounge. 

The men's soccer team will kick off Region XVI Semifinals at 2 p.m. on Oct. 28 and Region XVI Regional Finals on Nov. 1. Good luck, Cougars! 

Discuss Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children with SCC's Between the Covers Book Club at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 29 in the LRC Information Commons. 

Get out and listen in on what's been happening with SCC's music program, which is made up of college students and faculty, community residents and high school students. The Student Music Recital is at noon on Oct. 29 in FAB 118. 

Cheer on the Lady Cougars soccer team as they play in the Region XVI Tournament, 11 a.m. on Oct. 31 and 1 p.m. on Nov. 1

The healthy stress management group will meet at noon Monday, Nov. 3, in the Administration Building, Room 1242. 

Join the Developing Healthy Boundaries Connection Group to become empowered to say "yes" and "no" while remaining true to yourself. The event takes place at noon Tuesday, Nov. 4, in the Administration Building, Room 1242. 

Attend Active Shooter: Response Options on Nov. 4 to learn more about active shooters and how to protect yourself and others in that situation. The class will be held from 1-2:30 p.m. in the Student Center, Room 205/206. No RSVP is required.

In the News

Blog Update

Check out the latest posts from our SCC bloggers:

  • "I'm Tellin' Y'all It's Sabotage!" by Dan Porter, grounds supervisor (Oct. 23): Dan shares how he is sabotaging SCC's Penny Jar Challenge, which benefits United Way. 
  • "Happy Halloween!" by Amber Peterson, marketing specialist (Oct. 22): Amber shares local Halloween events.
  • "SMLC 2014" by Maria Pizzo, SCC student (Oct. 21): Maria recaps the leadership conference for the entire state of Missouri's FBLA-PBL chapter, which SCC hosted. 
  • "Fall Leaf Color Update...." by Dan Porter, grounds supervisor (Oct. 17): Dan explains why the trees are changing colors slower than usual. 
  • "Meet Sarah Walsh" by Peggy Schreiner, Friends & Alumni coordinator (Oct. 14): Peggy introduces new adjunct faculty member and SCC alumna, Sarah Walsh. 

  • "Fear Not...Mathematics!" by Jenny Hahn Schnipper, career counselor (Oct. 14): Jenny shares information on math courses at SCC.

  • "Encounters With the Senatorby Maria Pizzo, SCC student (Oct. 14): Maria recaps her experience at the Title IX seminar. 

  • "Fall Sweets and Treatsby Amber Peterson, marketing specialist (Oct. 13): Amber shares recipes that are good to bake in the fall. 

CougarNews is the official source of news for SCC students. It is emailed bi-weekly.

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