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Oct. 23 SE student activities will show Temple Grandin for the Diversity Awareness Month movie screening 1-2 p.m. in ESEE 1328. The movie chronicles a young woman’s perseverance and determination while struggling with the challenges of autism. The screening is free, and refreshments will be served. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.
Oct. 23 SE student activities will show Temple Grandin for the Diversity Awareness Month movie screening 1-2 p.m. in ESEE 1328. The movie chronicles a young woman’s perseverance and determination while struggling with the challenges of autism. The screening is free, and refreshments will be served. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.
Oct. 23 SE student activities will show Temple Grandin for the Diversity Awareness Month movie screening 1-2 p.m. in ESEE 1328. The movie chronicles a young woman’s perseverance and determination while struggling with the challenges of autism. The screening is free, and refreshments will be served. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 16 SE adjunct history instructor Kallie Kosc will speak on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history in celebration of LGBT History Month. The presentation is 1-2 p.m. in the library (ESED 1200).

Oct. 16 The SE reading and writing resource center is offering a Grammar Basics workshop 3-3:30 p.m. in the center (ESEE 2227A).

Oct. 16-17 The SE reading and writing resource center is offering two Writing with Confidence workshops: 11:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 16 and 3-3:30 p.m. Oct. 17 in the center (ESEE 2227A). For more information, call the center at 817-515-3850.

Oct. 16, 22 South career services will sponsor Brand U: Resume Basics 1-2 p.m. Oct. 16 and 11 a.m.-noon Oct. 22 in the SSTU Forum Room. Students can learn how to market themselves and how to write different kinds of resumes. For more information, call senior office assistant Fran Long at 817-515-4551.

Oct. 17 TR Campus’ disability support services will give students a tour of the world of communication through American Sign Language during It’s a Deaf, Deaf World noon-7 p.m. in the Idea Store. The tour will include an opportunity for the hearing to meet and visit with others who are deaf or blind. Reservations are needed for large groups. For more information, call interpreter Leslie Seggelink at 817-515-1296.

Oct. 17 SE student activities, clubs and organizations present the Diversity and Cultural Awareness Expo 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the North Ballroom. Participants can explore displays relevant to their cultures, countries and backgrounds and see demonstrations and performances. International cuisine will be available for sampling. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 17 The SE reading and writing resource center is offering a Writing with Technology workshop 7:30-8 p.m. in the Resource Center (ESEE 2227A). The free workshop is open to students. For more information, call the resource center at 817-515-3850.

Oct. 19 SE Campus will hold a New Student Orientation 1-5 p.m. in the North Ballroom. Students who have not attended a new student orientation should enroll in NSOR 0010-42080 through WebAdvisor. Attendance is required, and failure to attend can impact a student’s ability to register for future terms. For more information, contact student support coordinator Sonya Splane at 817-515-3215 or at sonya.splane@tccd.edu.

Oct. 21 South health services will sponsor Bad Weather Tips noon-1 p.m. in the SSTU Forum Room. Health services coordinator Tina Ingram will explain how to watch out for and prepare oneself for inclement weather. For more information, call South health services at 817-515-4531.

Oct. 21, 22 UNESCO chair Charles Hopkins will discuss sustainability, carrying capacity and ecology in Well-Being for All: Creating the World We Want. The event will be held 12:30-1:50 p.m. and 6-7:20 p.m. on Oct. 21 in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus, and 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 22 in the SREC Recital Hall on South Campus. For more information, call NE student development associate Amity Womelsdorff at 817-515-6234 or South assistant government and history professor Brian Johnson at 817-515-4633.

Oct. 21, 22 SE Campus will present Leadership Academy: Part III of Leadership Action Plan 9-10 a.m. Oct. 21 and 4:30-5:30 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Success Center (ESEE 1301). The introductory module will provide students with information about the SE Leadership Academy. Students will develop a personalized leadership plan and examine definitions of leadership, leadership styles and ethics, leadership challenges and solutions. For more information, call student development associate Natalie Gamble at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 21-23 The SE reading and writing resource center is offering three research writing workshops 3-3:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 11:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 22 and 7:30-8 p.m. Oct. 23 in the center (ESEE 2227A). For more information, call the center at 817-515-3808.

Oct. 22 Family law mediator Jennifer Caldwell will present Violence Against Women — A Personal Story 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. Caldwell will give a firsthand account of her experience as a trauma survivor. A TCC police officer will also discuss the department’s Victim Assistance Unit. A free lunch will be served. Students need to register at http://tccdne.volunteerhub.com. For more information, call administrative assistant Bernadette Yee at 817-515-6056.

Oct. 22 The SE library will host Don’t Be Scared of E-Books 10-11 a.m. in the library classroom. The workshop shows students how to use e-books available in the library catalog to their fullest potential. Faculty are welcome to attend and see how these services can enhance instruction. For more information, call assistant library director Tracey Minzenmayer at 817-515-3388 or faculty can call 817-515-3084 to schedule for a class session.

Oct. 22 A speaker from the Women’s Center of Tarrant County will present Don’t Box Me In — Gender Roles and Stereotypes a sexual violence prevention workshop, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. the Success Center (ESEE 1301). The free workshop is open to the public. For more information, call student support coordinator Sonya Splane at 817-515-3215.

Oct. 23 SE student activities will show Temple Grandin for the Diversity Awareness Month movie screening 1-2 p.m. in ESEE 1328. The movie chronicles a young woman’s perseverance and determination while struggling with the challenges of autism. The screening is free, and refreshments will be served. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 23 NE history instructor Andrew Hollinger will present Student Success Seminar: What is College All About? 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. Hollinger will discuss people’s expectations of college as well as the role college plays later in life. For more information, call student development associate Amity Womelsdorff at 817-515-6234.

Oct. 23 SE health services and Carter BloodCare will hold a blood drive 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the North Ballroom. Those interested in donating must be at least 17 years old, 110 pounds, have a valid photo ID and not have donated within 56 days. Donors are recommended to be well-hydrated and have eaten recently before donating. The Bone Marrow Registry will also be registering individuals. The free event is open to the public. For more information, call health services coordinator Liz Lowry at 817-515-3594.

Oct. 23 Financial Literacy: Credit Basics will be offered 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in NBSS 1103 on NE Campus. The session will explain the cost of borrowing and tips for good credit maintenance. For more information, call financial aid associate Andrew Rodriguez at 817-515-6044.

Oct. 24 The SE reading and writing resource center is offering a spelling workshop 11:30 a.m.-noon in the center (ESEE 2227A). For more information, call the center at 817-515-3808.

Oct. 24 SE health services coordinator Liz Lowry will teach leadership academy students CPR bystander training noon-1 p.m. in the Success Center (ESEE 1301) as part of the Leadership Academy workshops. The free training is limited to 30 students. For more information, call student development associate Natalie Gamble at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 24 The SE reading and writing resource center is offering a spelling workshop 3-3:30 p.m. in the center (ESEE 2227A). For more information, call the center at 817-515-3808.

Oct. 24 The SE reading and writing resource center is offering a grammar basics workshop 7:30-8 p.m. in the center (ESEE 2227A). For more information, call the center at 817-515-3808.

Oct. 25 Trick or Treat Down Main Street will be held on TR Campus 5:30-7:30 p.m. TR employees and student clubs will hand out candy to children for Halloween in a safe environment. The event is free to students, faculty, staff and the general public. For more information, call student activities associate Eddie Brassart at 817-515-1192.

Oct. 25 SE student activities and campus organizations will show For the Bible Tells Me So to celebrate Diversity Awareness Month. The event is free, and refreshments will be served. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 25 The NE math department will offer a free workshop 1-3 p.m. in NTAB 2223 to help students prepare for the Jim Bolen Mathematics Competition. Registration is not required. For more contest details, see NE Math Club Infinity under Clubs and Committees in myTCC portal.

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