The SCCoop

April 13-26, 2015

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College Update

In conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness Month, SCC is sponsoring a drive to collect items for Covering House. Items needed include stamps, file folders, copy paper, chocolate, laundry detergent, dishwasher detergent, bleach and paper towels. Please take all donations to the Administration Building lobby before Wednesday, April 22. Donations will also be collected at the Covering House Presentation at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, in the SSB auditorium.

Highlighted Events

Celebrate National Library Week at SCC with our 22nd annual Library Book Sale! The sale opens today and continues in the library 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. through Wednesday, April 15. Books will be sold for $.50 for paperbacks and $1 for hardbacks. 

Students, challenge your friends and win some great prizes at Lunchtime Trivia from noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, April 15

The SCC Juried Student Art Exhibition opens at 8 a.m. Monday, April 20, in the FAB Gallery and Annex. The opening reception will be held 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 29.

There will be sexual assault/domestic violence awareness events on campus April 20-May 1. For a full list of events, visit http://bit.ly/1DBjwaY

Center Stage Theatre's production of Rhinoceros opens at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22. For a full listing of showings, visit stchas.edu/calendar

Get out and listen in on what's been happening with SCC's music program. There is a Student Music Recital at noon Wednesday, April 22, in FAB 118.

At 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22, Pam Stanfield from Covering House will present information on sex trafficking in our metropolitan area, recourses that exist and raise awareness on this issue. This presentation will be held in the SSB auditorium. 

SCC Coffeehouse returns at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 23, in the SSB student lounge. The Coffeehouse is an open-mic format where poets, short fictions writers, creative nonfiction writers and songwriters share their creativity. This event is free and open to the public. 

That '80s Run, the most tubular health and fitness event in town, is coming to SCC on Saturday, April 25. Register today at that80srun.org.

Conflicting Perspectives: Symposium for the 1815 Peace and Friendship Treaty Commemoration will be held from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, April 25, in the SSB auditorium. Speakers will discuss the 1815 treaties ending the War of 1812 with the Native Americans in the west, which were signed at Portage des Sioux in St. Charles County. 

SCC will host Job Fair 2015 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, May 1, in the College Center. Admission is free to all job seekers! Learn more at stchas.edu/jobfair.

In the News

Blog Update

Check out the latest posts from our SCC bloggers:

  • "Empathy is Underratedby Jenny Hahn Schnipper, career counselor (April 8): Jenny tells students that the number one skill that employers will be looking for in 2020 is empathy.
  • "That '80s Run Trainingby Amber Peterson, marketing specialist (April 7): Typically training for a 5K or 10K takes lots of training, but Amber shares tips on how to prepare for your run in just a few weeks.
  • "April Showers" by Ron Chesbrough, SCC president (April 3): Ron shares a few new exciting things that will be added to our campus within the next few weeks. 
  • "Branson Bound!by Jennifer Kennedy, SCC student (April 2): Jennifer shares photos from her trip to the Phi Theta Kappa Missouri Regional Conference in Branson, Mo.
  • "How to Make the Most of Your Last Semesterby Amber Peterson (March 26): Amber shares ways to better enjoy your last few weeks at SCC.

    Green Team Update!

    Congratulations to SCC for earning 2014 Tree Campus USA recognition. Tree Campus USA honors colleges and universities and their leaders for promoting healthy trees and engaging students and staff in the spirit of conversation.

    The SCCoop is a bi-weekly calendar of events and campus update for employees of St. Charles Community College, produced by the Marketing and Communications Department. To add something to the next issue, contact Amber Peterson, marketing specialist, at x8275 or email apeterson@stchas.edu.

    Deadline to submit items for the next issue is Wednesday, April 22.

    SCC Social


    April 20

    Three from SCC recognized by Missouri Community College Association

    Three from SCC recognized by Missouri Community College Association

    Three from St. Charles Community College were recognized for their achievements by the Missouri Community College Association this month. Read more.

    April 16

    SCC to host Conflicted Perspectives Symposium

    SCC to host Conflicted Perspectives Symposium

    St. Charles Community College will host Conflicted Perspectives, a symposium for the 1815 Peace and Friendship Treaty Commemoration, from 2-... Read more.

    April 15

    SCC student Nikki Haney wins top prize at SCC Student Film Festival

    SCC student Nikki Haney wins top prize at SCC Student Film Festival

    On March 12, Darren Osburn, professor of humanities at St. Charles Community College, hosted the annual SCC Student Film Festival. Both area high school students and SCC students... Read more.

    April 14

    Student’s artwork to be featured at SCC Juried Student Art Exhibition April 20-May 3

    Student’s artwork to be featured at SCC Juried Student Art Exhibition April 20-May 3

    St. Charles Community College will display artwork by selected students from the SCC visual arts program chosen by this year’s visiting juror,... Read more.

    April 13

    Center Stage Theatre to present ‘Rhinoceros’ April 22-26

    Center Stage Theatre to present ‘Rhinoceros’ April 22-26

    St. Charles Community College’s Center Stage Theatre will present Rhinoceros April 22-26, in ... Read more.

    April 07

    Update skills with New Bookkeeper Certificate program at SCC

    Update skills with New Bookkeeper Certificate program at SCC

    Bookkeeper Certificate non-credit program classes begin at St. Charles Community College starting April 15. Read more.

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