Names & Events

April 19, 26 For Stress Awareness Month, TR’s health services has Wellness on Wheels 1:30-2 p.m. in the Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). The sessions provide information and hands-on tools to better manage stress. Healthy snacks will be provided. For more details, email or call 817-515-1059.

April 19
The NE English department will host What’s in a Name? 12:15-2:30 p.m. in the Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). The event will celebrate Shakespeare’s life and works and focus on identity. Free pizza and drinks will be provided. For more information, contact English instructor Amanda Myers at or 817-515-6925.

April 19 NE’s Student Government Association will hold a forum 1-2 p.m. in NSTU 1506. Students can observe and participate in the forum and learn about concerns from the student body.

April 19 South kinesiology and student activities will host a Hunger Run starting in front of the SHPE building 2-4 p.m. Students can participate in the two-mile run/walk by picking up a pre-registration form at the front desk in the SHPE building and donating five cans of food.

April 19 Get Back on Track and Finish the Race will be 12:30-2 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103) on NE Campus. The seminar will help students identify their learning styles and teach them learning and studying strategies.

April 19 NE Phi Theta Kappa will hold a fundraiser 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the NTAB and NSTU lobbies on NE. Members will sell Chick-fil-A sandwiches for $5.

April 19 South Campus’ student activities will host Spring Fest on the SSTU patio 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Students can learn about the resources available on South and participate in games and activities.

April 19 NW counselor Brentom Jackson will present Squad Goals: Find and Build Your Ideal Support System on NW Campus 12:30-1:30 p.m. in WCTS 1133. The interactive workshop will provide students with the tools and skills needed to build a positive support system.

April 20 South’s English department will host the Literacy Read-A-Thon outside Garrett Jenkins Library 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Students can participate in celebrating literacy by reading any material of their choice. For more information, contact event organizer Shannon Smith at 817-515-4179 or

April 20 South’s advising and counseling center will host The Power of Positive Thinking 1-2 p.m. in SACT 1429. Students can learn how to eliminate negative thoughts. For more information, contact counselor Nicole Dalesandro at 817-515-4709 or

April 20 South’s Spectrum club will host a Hollywood talent show in the Student Center dining hall 5-9 p.m. Students are encouraged to wear purple or pink in celebration of Pride Week. For more information, contact Spectrum president Tyler Jackson at 817-371-0893.

April 20 Collaborating with the Association of American Medical Colleges, South’s mathematical and natural science department will host a career fair for students seeking a career in medicine. For more information, contact administrative assistant Susan Haralson at 817-515-4359 or

April 20 SE Campus will host Texas Christian University history professor Max Krochmal, who will talk about his new book Blue Texas, 1-2:30 p.m. in the North Ballroom. Students can learn about the transformation of the Democratic Party in civil rights-era Texas. For more information, contact SE history professor Greg Kosc at 817-515-3762 or

April 20 NW Campus will host an Aviation Job Fair 2:30-4:30 p.m. Aviation industry employers will be present to recruit current aviation students. Students are encouraged to bring multiple copies of resumes and to dress in professional business attire. The event will be held in the main lobby of the Erma C. Johnson Hadley Northwest Center of Excellence for Aviation, Transportation and Logistics. For more information, contact technology instructor Carmen Wise at 817-515-7267 or

April 21 SE student activities will host an International Mother Earth Day celebration 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the ESCT HUB. Students can learn how other cultures celebrate Earth Day around the world. Attendees can play Earth Day trivia to win a prize. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-3595.

April 21 NW Campus will host a disc golf tournament as part of Earth Day Fest at 10 a.m. on the lawn outside WSTU. This event is open to all TCC students, staff, faculty and family members. For more information, contact biology professor Greta Bolin at 817-515-7287 or


April 22 NW Campus’ kinesiology department will hold a 5K and 10K run as part of Earth Day Fest. The 10K will begin at 8 a.m. and the 5K at 8:15 a.m. Both runs will take place on the trail around Marine Creek Reservoir. Registration for the event is free to TCC students, faculty, staff and family members. Limited space is available. Runners may register for the event at https://www/ For more information, contact learning lab manager Sarah Matlock at 817-515-7641 or

April 22 The Annual TR Campus Day of Service will be 9 a.m.-noon in the TR Idea Store and multiple campus locations. All are welcome to sign up for a team at For more information, contact administrative assistant Jeana Moralez at 817-515-1362 or

April 24 The TR Innovation Forum will present We Need to Talk: Effective Leadership Communication in Four Easy Steps 1-3 p.m. in TRTR 4012. TCC students, faculty and staff are welcome. For more information, call 817-515-1207.

April 24 South Campus’ health services is offering free, confidential pregnancy testing 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in a mobile unit on the Student Center north patio. An appointment is required. For more information, call 469-251-2428 or visit

April 24 As a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, South Campus’ student activities will hold a screening of 8 Days, following a panel discussion 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Student Center. The film follows the kidnapping of Amber Stevens, who was forced into sex trafficking. For more information, contact student activities coordinator Ana Garcia at 817-515-4045 or

April 25 The TR transfer center will host a Tarleton State Advising Fair 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Riverfront Cafe. Advisors from Tarleton State University’s Fort Worth campus will be on hand to discuss academic opportunities and financial aid. Students can bring their unofficial transcripts for evaluation.

April 26 The TR Center for Health Care Professions will hold a diagnostic medical sonography program application information session at 5 p.m. in TRHA 1050. Seating is limited to the first 100 people. For more information, call academic advisor Cal Quigley at 817-515-2472 or email

April 26 NW Campus’ world language lab will host its monthly International Potluck workshop for students, faculty and staff at 3 p.m. in WFAB 2615. Various speakers will discuss their international and life experiences with time allowed for questions. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact humanities instructional associate Melanie Mendez at 817-515-7627 or

April 26 The SE library will host Race and Identity in Graphic Novels 12:50-2 p.m. in the library classroom. A presentation from Derek Royal will explore the way race and identity intersect in graphic novels. For more information, contact the library reference desk at 817-515-3084.

April 27 History professor Roy Vu, an expert on the Vietnamese diaspora, will speak 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the TR Idea Store. Vu will discuss war and immigration in Asian-American history, U.S. immigration laws, refugee policies and how Asian immigrants and refugees responded to such laws and policies. For more information, contact student development associate Kim Nguyen at 817-515-1037 or email

April 27 MHMR will be on NW Campus to provide confidential HIV testing to students 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in health services (WCST 1151). No insurance or appointment is necessary. For more information, contact administrative assistant Cat Stevens at 817-515-7672.

April 27 The National Society of Leadership and Success will induct new members 6:30-8 p.m. in Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6582.

April 27 A student success workshop, Study Skills, will run 12:30-2 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103) on NE Campus. The session will focus on tips of the academic trade including how to avoid burning out and how to prepare for finals. For more information, contact special services coordinator Ronda Isaacs at or 817-515-6264.

April 28 SE Campus will host the annual Arbor Day Celebration 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. on the front lawn. The celebration will have booths, food trucks, contest awards and entertainment. For more information, contact assistant to the president Michael Cinatl at or 817-515-3036.

April 28 The TR transfer center will host a TCU@TCC transfer information session 10-11:30 a.m. in the Riverfront Cafe. TCU admissions counselors and the TCU Super Frog will be on hand.

April 28 The TR center for leadership development will sponsor the 31st Leadership eXperience Summit: Building Your Personal Brand 2-5 p.m. in Action A (TRTR 4202). A keynote speech and breakout sessions will address how a personal brand reflects one’s professional reputation and how to market to potential employers. RSVP at For more information, contact student activities coordinator Eddie Brassart at or 817-515-1192.

April 29 South Campus’ social sciences will host Vietnam: The Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Symposium 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in the SETC Fusion Auditorium. Representatives of Fort Worth’s South Vietnamese community will hold a discussion with experts on how the Vietnam War started and its fallout. For more information, contact history professor Lee Snaples at 817-515-4639 or

May 1 Reading assistant professor Christi BlueFeather will lead a free stress management session 2-2:30 p.m. in the TR Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). Each session will end with a drawing for a free lunch voucher for one student. For more details, email or call 817-515-1059.

May 2 Spending Plans: Meeting Goals the Simple Way, a financial literacy training, will run 12:30-2 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103) on NE Campus. For more information, contact special services coordinator Ronda Isaacs at or 817-515-6264.