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Jan. 25 Clubfest, sponsored by NW Campus student activities, will continue in the WTLO lobby 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 5-6 p.m. This free event is an opportunity for students to gather information about campus organizations and to join student clubs. Refreshments will be available.

Jan. 25 UT Arlington’s Application Day will be 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in the Transfer Center (TRTR 1020) on TR Campus. Students wanting to apply before the scholarship deadline should stop by and complete their applications to UTA. For more information, contact Sharon Moore at 817-515-1198.

Jan. 25 SE Campus math/physics department will have a solving equalities/inequalities workshop 12:45-1:45 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Jan. 25 SE Campus math/ physics department will have a factoring workshop 2:30-3:30 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Jan. 25 TR Campus is hosting an all-day Student Clubs and Organizations Fair on Main Street (TRTR second level). Students can learn more about various clubs and organizations and join as well. This fair is also an opportunity for students who would like to start a new club or organization to find out how to begin. For more information, contact Mike Baumgardner at 817-515-1197.

Jan. 26 SE Campus will have an arithmetic workshop 8:30-9:30 a.m. in ESCT 3205.

Jan. 26 South Campus will host College Transfer Day 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Student Center cafeteria. Students can meet with university representatives, receive answers to their specific questions and obtain information and brochures regarding the universities of their choice.

Jan. 26 Texas Running Hall of Fame member Ed Swiatocha will speak about his career and offer advice for runners in Starting Out on the Right Foot 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. Swiatocha is a two-time winner of the Dallas White Rock Marathon and winner of the Fort Worth Cowtown Marathon. He also qualified for the 1988 Olympic Trials. Vegetables and refreshments will be served, and Luke’s Locker will provide door prizes. Visit http://tccdne.volunteerhub.com to RSVP for the event.

Jan. 26 SE Campus math/physics department will sponsor a law of exponents workshop 1-2 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Jan. 27-29 Tarrant County College and West Texas A&M University will host the Texas Two Step Swing forensics tournament on NE. The competition will include acting, public speaking and debate events with participants from several states.

Jan. 30 NE faculty and students are invited to attend free Zumba classes. Zumba combines Latin and international music with dance to make exercise fun. Classes are 2-3 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). Participants may stay for all or part of the class. For questions, call health services at 817-515-6056.

Jan. 30-Feb. 5 The F.A.S.T. Food Program will give TR students the opportunity to have a free meal with a faculty or staff member. The program will give students a chance to build relationships with faculty and staff. The Student Life Center (TRTR 2004A) will provide lunch vouchers and evaluations for students who want to participate. For questions, contact Mike Baumgardner at 817-515-1197.

Jan. 31-Feb. 1 Bank Days on TR Campus is a two-day event for students, faculty and staff to learn more about area banks. Representatives will be on Main Street (TRTR second floor) with information about special promotions and to assist with opening a new account if requested.

Feb. 1 Carter BloodCare will conduct a blood drive sponsored by South Campus health services 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the mobile unit on the SSTU patio.

Feb. 1 The National Marrow Donor Program from Cook Children’s Hospital will conduct a marrow donor registry 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the SSTU foyer on South Campus. For more information, contact Tina Ingram, coordinator of health services, at 817-515-4254.

Feb. 1 SE Campus health services will provide free HIV/AIDS screening 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in ESEC 2118. For an appointment, call 817-515-3591.

Feb. 1 NE health services will offer free confidential HIV and syphilis testing 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in NSTU 1704A (health services). Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are encouraged. For more information, call 817-515-6056.

Feb. 1 SE Campus health services will sponsor a blood drive 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the North Ballroom and a marrow registry in the Main Commons.

Feb. 1 SE Campus will have a signed numbers workshop 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Feb. 1 Leigh-Anne Regenold, NE government instructor, will present Navigating CampusCruiser and WebAdvisor 12:15-1:15 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). New and existing students can attend to learn how to get the most from the websites. Students interested in attending may RSVP at http://tccdne.volunteerhub.com.

Feb. 1 SE Campus will have an order of operations workshop 2-3 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Feb. 2 SE Campus will have an arithmetic workshop 8:30-9:30 a.m. in ESCT 3205.

Feb. 2 NE student organization Phi Beta Lambda will sponsor the Hunger Feast, a luncheon to raise awareness of hunger in the Metroplex, 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Galley (NSTU 1506A). A speaker from the Tarrant Area Food Bank will discuss how students can make a difference in the fight against hunger. Attendees must RSVP at http://tccdne.volunteerhub.com and bring two cans of food for donation to the food bank.

Feb. 2 Director of the Elisa Project Sharon Seagraves will speak on eating disorders 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the SSTU Fort Worth Room on South Campus. For more information, contact Tina Ingram, coordinator of health services, at 817-515-4254.

Feb. 2 SE Campus will have an order of operations workshop 2-3 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Feb. 2 SE Campus will host a welcome reception for William Coppola, its newly named president, 2-5 p.m. in the North Ballroom.

Feb. 2 NE Campus continuing education will sponsor Emotional Intelligence, presented by Ebony Hall 1-4 p.m. in NSTU Center Corner (1615A). Participants will learn the four components of emotional intelligence, the definition of emotional intelligence and its importance. A light lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m. To register, call Brenna Sanders at 817-515-6502 or email brenna.sanders@tccd.edu.

Feb. 3 SE Campus will hold a signed numbers workshop 1-2 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Feb. 3 SE Campus math/physics department will have a factoring workshop 2:30-3:30 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Feb. 3-4 The TR Campus library will offer free Information Literacy classes 1-4 p.m. Feb. 3 and 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 4 in the Library Classroom (TREF 1302). This three-hour non-credit course is designed to help students find credible online resources and reference materials. The course is taught by professional librarians, and students will receive a certificate of completion after taking the class.

Feb. 7 NW Campus health services will provide free confidential HIV and syphilis testing 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in WCTS 1124B (enter WCTS 1110A). Tests are open to the public, and results will be available Feb. 14. Appointments are encouraged. Call 817-515-7603.

Feb. 8 NW Campus career services will host a Community Volunteer Fair 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the WSTU lobby. Representatives from various organizations will be available to discuss various volunteer opportunities available to students.

Feb. 8 NW Campus health services will offer a CPR class. The cost is $15. Call 817-515-7603 for more information.

Feb. 9 Prevention and Understanding of Alzheimer’s seminar will be from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on NW Campus in the Michael Saenz Conference Center (WACB 1123). Dr. Meharvan Singh, professor and pharmacology and neuroscience department chair at UNT Health Science Center, will present the free seminar. Lunch will be served. RSVP to kathy.saburn@tccd.edu.

Feb. 14 NW Campus support staff and the professional development committee will host an ice cream social from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Michael Saenz Conference Center (WACB 1123). The event is free.

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