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Now-Oct. 31 South Campus Phi Theta Kappa will sell raffle tickets for $1 to win president Peter Jordan’s and vice president Larry Rideaux’s parking spaces for two weeks. Tickets will be sold noon-2 p.m. every Monday in the SSTU Cafeteria and 4 p.m. every Wednesday in the SSTU Forum Room. For more information, contact Joel Loveland at joel.loveland@my.tccd.edu.

Oct. 22 The SE success center will host Meet Your Success Coach 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Commons. Games and information will be available for students throughout the event as a fun way to learn more about what the success center can do for them.

Oct. 22 South Campus career services will host Mock Interviews, a 30-minute videotaped interview and a review following the interview, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in the SSTU Career Services Conference Room. To RSVP for a time slot, contact student development specialist Fran Long at fran.long@tccd.edu or 817-515-4551.

Oct. 22 Students can learn time-management and self-motivation techniques and other study skills 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in NBSS 1103 on NE Campus.

Oct. 22 Students can learn the seven positive and negative habits of social media users in a student success seminar 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Larry Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus.

Oct. 22-23 TR Campus will have free, confidential HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 22 and 2-5 p.m. Oct. 23 in TREF 1312A. The testing is provided by MHMR of Tarrant County on the first Tuesday, last Wednesday and last Thursday of each month during the fall semester. Allow 30-45 minutes for the testing session. For more information, contact TR health services coordinator Angela Virgin at 817-515-1059.

Oct. 22, 25 NW career services will host Pathway to CPA 5:45-7 p.m. Oct. 22 and 10:15-11:30 a.m. Oct. 25. Both sessions are in the Michael Saenz Conference Center (WACB 1123). Attendees will receive information about an accounting career and the educational and testing requirements for this profession. For more information, call NW career services at 817-515-7785 or email nw.careerservices@tccd.edu.

Oct. 23 Students can learn how to combat unwanted emotions and release tension and pressure in a NE Campus stress management seminar 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in NBSS 1103. For more information, contact student services at 817-515-6688.

Oct. 23 South Campus student development services will present TCC’s Got Talent to showcase the various talents of students on South 6-8 p.m. in the SSTU Dining Hall. For more information, contact student development associate Axel Leos at 817-515-4187.

Oct. 24 Students can attend the fourth preparatory workshop for the Jim Bolen Math Competition 1-3 p.m. in NTAB 2223 on NE Campus. For more information, contact math associate professor Olena Shevchenko by email at olena.shevchenko@tccd.edu.

Oct. 28 SE Campus’ library will host Fall into the Library 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Judith J. Carrier Library and lawn area just outside. Students can learn about all the services the library offers. For more information, contact administrative assistant Melissa Craig at 817-515-3081.

Oct. 28 Students can learn about positive reactions and resolutions for dealing with conflict in the Conflict Resolution 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Larry Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Oct. 28 South Campus student development services will host SDS Food and Review where students can speak with student services representatives 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the SSTU Forum Room. For more information, contact student development associate Axel Leos at 817-515-4187.

Oct. 28 The NW Bridge Program will present Academic Writing Rules 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Walsh Library (WTLO 3102) as part of its fall workshop series. Attendees will learn general rules for writing in college and beyond. For more information, email Bridge Program assistant Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu.

Oct. 28-30 Early voting starts on four TCC campuses 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Students registered to vote can do so between classes. Students can vote in NSTU 1506 on NE Campus, WSTU 1305 on NW, SSTU 1112 on South and the North Ballroom on SE. To vote, students must bring their state-issued license or ID card. A TCC student ID is not acceptable.

Oct. 30 TR students can help plant Texas daffodil bulbs near the Seventh Street Bridge in downtown Fort Worth 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. For more information, contact student development associate Elena Walker at 817-515-1194.

Oct. 29 South Campus career services will present a Job Fair where students can meet with employers hiring for seasonal employment 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the SSTU Dining Hall. Students should bring copies of their resumes and dress business professional. For more information, contact career center coordinator Monica Miranda at 817-515-4737.

Oct. 29 The NW Bridge Program will present a Texas Success Initiative workshop 11 a.m.-noon in WFAB 2608 as part of its fall workshop series. Attendees can learn test-taking strategies. For more information, email Bridge Program assistant Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu.

Oct. 29 The NW advising and counseling department will present First in the Family: 12 Laws of Success for First Generation College Students 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Michael Saenz Conference Center (WACB 1123). Students will learn how being the first in a family to attend college can change lives and how it opens doors for themselves and others. For more information, call counselor Brentom Jackson at 817-515-7953.

Oct. 29 Students may see their poetry performed by speech, dance and music students 12:30-2:30 p.m. in the NE Campus Larry Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). Students may submit one original poem up to 32 lines. Faculty and student judges will choose poems to be performed. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Oct. 29-30 SE student activities will host the Fall Festival Bazaar 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Commons. Students can purchase items from different student organizations on campus. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 30 South Campus student development services will host the Halloween Fall Festival 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the SSTU Patio. South’s different clubs and organizations will celebrate with games, activities and candy. For more information, contact student development associate Axel Leos at 817-515-4187.

Oct. 30 During Spending Plans: Meeting Goals the Simple Way, students can get details about saving and fiscal responsibility 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in NBSS 1103 on NE Campus. For more information, contact financial aid at 817-515-6044.

Nov. 1 TR students can participate in Trinity River on the Go! and visit the University of Texas at Arlington 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Students will take a bus to and from the event, and lunch will be provided. Registration is required. For more information or to register, contact TR academic advisor Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1144.

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