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Now-Aug. 28 NE Campus student activities is sponsoring Welcome Back Week 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the NTAB lobby. Information will be available about student organizations and upcoming events. Student planners, snacks and drinks will be served. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688. 

Now-Aug. 28 TR Campus is having free, confidential HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday and 2-5 p.m. Thursday in TREF 1312A. Attendees should allow for 30-45 minutes for a testing session. For more information, contact health services at 817-515-1059.


Now-Aug. 28
South Campus student development services will sponsor Wow Week, a welcome back event including refreshments and presentations in the Student Center at various times of the day. For more information, contact Axel Leos, student development associate, at 817-515-4187.

Now-Aug. 29 TR Campus is having a variety of events going on for its First Week at TRC. Eating, socializing and getting to meet the president, vice presidents, deans and faculty are some of what is offered. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-1190. 

Now-Aug. 29 The Women’s Center will present Jobs NOW Workshop, a two-week session free to students to help create resumes, look for jobs online and network 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the FEC Training Room/Demo Kitchen on South Campus. For more information, contact The Women’s Center at 817-927-4050.

Aug. 27 To welcome back students, the Veterans Association and student activities on SE Campus are serving hot dogs in the ESCT HUB 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Students can also learn how they can get involved on campus as well as about services provided for veterans. 

Aug. 27 TCC Police and the Family Empowerment Center will present Healthy Relationships 1-2 p.m. in the South Campus FEC Training Room 1738A. The session will cover healthy tips for improving and maintaining positive relationships. For more information and to register, contact Kimberly Smith, administrative assistant, at 817-515-4332. 

Aug. 28 Student activities wants students to find them. Anyone who can find them will earn a free soda and Smarties. The event is open to students, faculty and staff on SE Campus 1-2 p.m.

Aug. 28 NW student services will host Northwest Fest 2-6 p.m. in the WACB lobby. Student organizations will staff information booths to recruit members. 

Aug. 29 SE Campus is holding Feedback Fiesta 1-2 p.m. in the ESED Bistro. Students can come join with student activities to celebrate completing the first week of school. Refreshments will be provided.


Sept. 2
NE Campus’ Student Leadership Academy will discuss the requirements and benefits of joining 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Galley (NSTU 1506). For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688. 

Sept. 2 TR Campus will have free, confidential HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in TREF 1312A. Attendees should allow 30-45 minutes for a testing session. For more information, contact health services at 817-515-1059. 

Sept. 2 Mayor Betsy Price will discuss the value of having healthy routines, fitness and eating habits at 11 a.m. in the Rotunda Auditorium on South Campus. For more information, contact Ruth McAdams, English professor, at 817-515-4622. 

Sept. 2-5 TR Campus will host Survival Week presented by the Discovery Center. This multi-day event will include workshops in math, science, reading and writing throughout the week. For more information, contact Stephanie Blakely, TR academic success center coordinator, at 817-515-1330.

Sept. 3 SE health services and Mental Health and Mental Retardation Street Outreach are teaming up for HIV testing on campus. Testing runs from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the health services office (ESEC 2115). 

Sept. 3 Health Services will sponsor an American Red Cross Blood Drive 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on the South Campus SSTU Patio. Donors should be healthy, weigh at least 110 pounds, be at least 17 years old, and have a photo ID. Walk-ins are welcome. To make an appointment, go to www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor keyword: tccsouth. For more information, contact Tina Ingram, health services coordinator, at 817-515-4531.

Sept. 3 NE academic support services coordinator Jeanette Jacobs will present the Student Success Seminar: Navigating MyTCC and WebAdvisor 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. Students can learn about new myTCC upgrades and get tips for effectively using myTCC and WebAdvisor. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Sept. 3 The Family Empowerment Center sponsored by Catholic Charities will present the first of nine free classes of Families First Free Parenting Classes in Spanish and English 9-11 a.m. in the SSTU Living Room on South Campus. The sessions are designed to help give tools and strategies to parents and support from other parents. For more information and to set up an appointment, call 817-289-3895.

Sept. 3 NE Campus students can participate in or observe the Student Government Association forum 2-3:30 p.m. in College Hall (NCAB 1111). For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Sept. 4 NE Campus’ learning center will hold an open house 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in NACB 1114. Staff will talk about the center and other labs on campus. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Sept. 4 A workshop addressing the role personalities play in the workplace and in personal lives will take place 1-4 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. The program counts as three hours toward continuing education units. Admission is $21 for professionals and free for students. Registration is preferred, and students can register on WebAdvisor. Professionals and students may also contact coordinator of special projects Raytosha Jones at 817-515-6502 for more information or to register.

Sept. 4 Student development services will hold the first Club Advisors meeting 1-2 p.m. and 3-4 p.m. in the SSTU/Fort Worth Room on South Campus to discuss upcoming ideas and procedures. For more information, contact Axel Leos, student development associate, at 817-515-4197.

Sept. 6 The Family Empowerment Center in conjunction with the L. Clifford David Legal Association will present a free adult class in legal area 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the SSTU South Campus Student Center. Texas A&M P.L.A.Y. group will be on campus teaching age-appropriate information to children, so K-12 children are welcome. For more information, contact Kimberly Smith, administrative assistant, at 817-515-4332.

Aug. 28 Student development services will hold Club Fair 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on the South Campus SSTU Patio to provide students with information about student organizations and clubs. For more information, contact Axel Leos, student development associate, at 817-515-4187.

Sept. 9 NE Campus’ Student Leadership Academy will present Leadership Philosophy 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Galley (NSTU 1506). Students can learn what leadership is, including various definitions of leadership in terms of knowledge, skills and abilities. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Sept. 9 NW health services will offer a CPR class 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in WTLO 4104C. The class fee is $15. Students who complete the course will receive Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association. Registration is required. For more information, call health services at 817-515-7603. 

Sept. 9 Free, confidential HIV and syphilis testing will be available 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in NE Campus health services (NSTU 1704A). Walk-ins are permitted on a first-come, first-served basis. Appointments are encouraged. Results will follow through phone contact by the AIDS Outreach Center. For more information or to make an appointment, contact NE health services at 817-515-6056.

Sept. 9-10 NW Campus will host a Student Success Conference 8 a.m.-noon in the WTLO lobby to improve student success and retention rates. Workshops will give tips for studying, physical wellness and career planning. Early registration for the event will be Sept. 2, 3, 4, 8 in the WSTU lobby. For more information, contact public services librarian Cassandra Mackie at 817-515-7727.

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