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Aug. 17-30, 2015

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General Announcements

Welcome back, students!

Student login changes have occurred for SCC Connection, Canvas and logging on computers in the classroom. Please visit stchas.edu/studentaccount to review these changes before the start of the semester.

mySCC, SCC's student portal, is coming this fall! mySCC is the place you'll go to register and pay for classes (SCC Connection), Canvas, email and all other tools and information for current students. Watch for details at stchas.edu and via email. 

SCC Career Services is holding a contest for the 2015-16 school year. Students will be entered in the contest when they go in for an appointment for career counseling or if they attend a career event at SCC. The winner will receive a basket filled with a tablet and a Macy's gift card, among other things.

Highlighted Events

Auditions for Center Stage Theatre's production of Clybourne Park will be held at 7 p.m. Monday-Tuesday, Aug. 17-18, in the FAB theater. Callbacks are invitation only and will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19. There are four male roles and three women roles available. For more information, visit stchas.edu/calendar.

Student Activities is hosting events to welcome back students. Events include magician Josh McVicar at noon Tuesday, Aug. 19, in Scooter's Place (Student Center) and Back-to-School Bingo at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, in Scooter's Place. 

Two new art exhibitions are opening this month. New Works by Michael Quintero and SCC Invitational will both be on display in the FAB Building from Aug. 24-Sept. 18. These exhibitions are free and open to the public. 

Between the Covers Book Club is back! Join them for their kick-off meeting at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, in the LRC Information Commons. 

Student Activities and SCC Friends and Alumni present Guardians of the Galaxy as the fourth film of SCC's Outdoor Summer Movie Series on Friday, Aug. 28. Food trucks will be in the blue parking lot from 5-8 p.m., and the film will begin at sundown on the lawn outside of the Technology Building. 

In the News

Blog Update

Check out the latest posts from our SCC bloggers:

  • "Last-minute summer adventuresby Brianna Sronce, SCC student (Aug. 12): Brianna shares some ideas for how to end your summer break on the right foot. 
  • "Campus to careerby Jenny Hahn Schnipper, career counselor (Aug. 11): Jenny gives insight on how useful the information you learn in college is for your future career. 
  • "Great college to work forby Ron Chesbrough, SCC president (Aug. 10): Ron shares some improvements that have been made and recognized on the Great Colleges to Work For survey.

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

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August 24

Social justice is the theme for SCC’s Democracy Days, Sept. 14-17

Social justice is the theme for SCC’s Democracy Days, Sept. 14-17

Race, justice and community are subjects at the heart of SCC Democracy Days 2015 being held Monday-Thursday, Sept. 14-17, on the campus of St. Charles Community College. The sessions... Read more.

August 18

New Works by Michael Quintero and SCC Invitational to be featured at SCC Aug. 24-Sept. 18

New Works by Michael Quintero and SCC Invitational to be featured at SCC Aug. 24-Sept. 18

St. Charles Community College will display two new exhibitions, New Works by Michael Quintero and the SCC Invitational, starting Aug. 24. The ... Read more.

August 17

SCC to Host ‘Between the Covers’ Book Club

SCC to Host ‘Between the Covers’ Book Club

The Multicultural Awareness Committee of St. Charles Community College will host the fall semester edition of “Between the Covers” Book Club for... Read more.

August 13

Center Stage Theatre to present ‘Clybourne Park’ Sept. 30-Oct. 4

Center Stage Theatre to present ‘Clybourne Park’ Sept. 30-Oct. 4

St. Charles Community College’s Center Stage Theatre will present Clybourne Park Sept. 30-Oct... Read more.

August 11

Center Stage Theatre to hold open auditions for ‘Clybourne Park’ Aug. 17-18

Center Stage Theatre to hold open auditions for ‘Clybourne Park’ Aug. 17-18

Center Stage Theatre will hold open auditions for “Clybourne Park” at 7 p.m. Monday-Tuesday, ... Read more.

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