|Aug. 27-Sept. 9, 2012|
Check out the new daily photo documentary of the college, from the perspectives of 26 SCC employees from various departments on campus. There will be one new photo posted on the college's Instagram account every day. Follow SCC on Instagram. Don't have Instagram on your phone? You can follow SCC online through Webstagram. Contact Ben Munson at x8080 for more information.
Nomination forms for the new President’s Advisory Team of the College Council are due to HR (for staff) and Division Deans (for faculty) by 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29. Contact Heather McDorman with questions at x8277.
The MCCA (Missouri Community College Association) Annual Membership Drive has begun. Membership dues are $30 for the whole year. Information on MCCA will be presented on All College Day, Sept. 4. Contact Karen Murray at x8556 to sign up or for more information.
SCC will host the 2012 Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday, Sept. 29. If you are interested in volunteering for the event, contact Debbie Eldridge, Alzheimer's Association volunteer coordinator, at 314-801-0414. If you are interested in joining the SCC walking team, contact Yvonne Wills at x8315.
Want to volunteer at the MO’ Cowbell Half Marathon and 5K on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, in St. Charles? You may register online. The run is an initiative of the St. Charles County Partners for Progress, of which SCC is a partner.
The new Café Express in the Café/Bookstore building is now open for the fall semester.
Fitness Center fall 2012 hours:
Open gym fall 2012 hours:
SCC is an approved charity in the Schnucks Escrip program, which means if you show an Escrip card at checkout, Schnucks will donate a portion of your sale to the SCC Foundation. Signing up for a card is free and doesn’t cost anything to use. To receive and activate an Escrip card, email Tara Cochran. If you already have one, just remember to have Schnucks swipe it while purchasing groceries. In 2011, thanks to all the Escrip program supporters, the SCC Foundation received an additional $1,019.87 to award in scholarships and grants.
The Dynamic vs. Static Art Exhibition will be on display Aug. 28-Sept. 21 in the FAB gallery. This exhibit includes artwork by seven regional artists exploring a variety of techniques combined with a wider array of conceptual approaches. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Fridays, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays. For more information, contact Christine Holtz.
SCC Student Activities will host "Back-to-School Bingo" at noon Wednesday, Aug. 29, in the Plaza Bistro. It's free to play and there will be lots of prizes to win! For more information, contact Mandi Smith at x8469.
SCC Friends & Alumni’s next Leadership & Strategy Speaker Series presentation is from 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, at the St. Charles Convention Center. The presentation, “How to Move Prospects From Maybe to Yes,” by Tom Ruwitch of MarketVolt, is free and open to the public and includes a continental breakfast. Pre-registration is required online at stchas.edu/speakerseries.
Joe Raiola, senior editor at MAD Magazine, will present “The Joy of Censorship” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, in the SSB Auditorium. Raiola will reflect on today’s most hotly debated first amendment issues with his insight and humor. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Kelley Pfeiffer at x8544.
SCC Student Activities will host Fall Fun Blitz from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, Sept. 5-6, on the Campus Plaza. This two-day event is free and open to students, faculty and staff. There will be free food, live music by South Jordan, as well as free giveaways and student club and organization informational booths. There will also be free pizza beginning at 5:30 p.m. both nights for evening students. For more information, contact Mandi Smith at x8469.
SCC Student Activities will host SCC Comedy Night featuring Josh Wolf and Grant Lyon at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, in the FAB theater. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 general admission. Purchase tickets online at stchastickets.com. For more information, contact Mandi Smith at x8469.
SCC Continuing Education will host a Middle Eastern dance performance featuring internationally recognized dancer Aisha Ali, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, in the SSB Auditorium. Dinner will be provided at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for just the performance are $8, or $25 for dinner and the performance. Ali will also teach four workshops Sept. 8-9 at SCC for an additional cost. To register for the workshops or to purchase tickets for the performance, visit www.stchas.edu/learnforlife or call x8233.
KUTO: Kids Under Twenty One will host a presentation, "Identifying and Responding to a Student in Crisis," at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, in the SSB Auditorium. This event is free and part of SCC mental health programming. For more information, contact Kelley Pfeiffer at x8544.
SCC Student Activities is hosting a free film screening of "Brave" outside on the big screen at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, on the lawn near the Tech Building. This event is free and open to the public, and attendees are encouraged to bring their families, picnic baskets, blankets and chairs for the movie. There will be free popcorn and additional concessional items for sale. Contact Mandi Smith at x8469 for more information.
The SCC Foundation’s Presidents Classic Golf Scramble is set for Monday, Sept. 24, at Lake Forest Country Club. Registration opens at 10:30 a.m. with a noon shotgun start. Want to play or volunteer? Contact Betsy Schneider at x8473.
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The last day to change from audit to credit or credit to audit for 12/FA1 classes is Friday, Aug. 31.
The college will be closed Monday, Sept. 3, in honor of Labor Day. No classes will be held and offices will be closed. The college will also be closed Tuesday, Sept. 4, and no classes will be held. Offices will reopen and classes will resume Wednesday, Sept. 5.
The last day to apply for December 2012 graduation is Wednesday, Sept. 5.
Tuition and fees for 12/FA3 courses are due Wednesday, Sept. 5.
The following college representatives will be visiting SCC to discuss transfer requirements (all representatives will have tables set up in the Atrium of the Administration Building):
12/FA2 courses begin Saturday, Aug. 8.
Beginning in the fall 2012 semester, there will be a charge for printing in the LRC, ACE Center and Tech 116. The charges will be $0.10 for a black/white, one-sided copy, $0.15 for a black/white, double-sided copy and $0.30 for a color, one-sided copy. Students must present their SCC student ID in order to print on campus and separate community log-in information will be provided for local residents to access paid printing in the LRC.
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Mary Jane Chadwick, SCC housekeeping supervisor, earned the Certified Executive Housekeeper (CEH) designation through the International Executive Housekeeper Association. Mary Jane has been a member for five years and attained CEH status by completing the required 330-hour certification program and passing the certification test.
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