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Feb. 26

The 29th Leadership eXperience Summit will be 12:30-3:30 p.m. in the Action Suite (TRTR 4202) on TR Campus. Dream Outside the Box founder Kam Phillips will present. Students are invited to hear the keynote speaker and learn leadership skills in a conference-type setting. No RSVP will be necessary, and a light lunch will be served. For more information, call 817-515-1036.

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Now-Feb. 19 A Presidents Day exhibit is on display during operating hours in the SE Campus library.

Feb. 26The 29th Leadership eXperience Summit will be 12:30-3:30 p.m. in the Action Suite (TRTR 4202) on TR Campus. Dream Outside the Box founder Kam Phillips will present. Students are invited to hear the keynote speaker and learn leadership skills in a conference-type setting. No RSVP will be necessary, and a light lunch will be served. For more information, call 817-515-1036.Collegian file photo
Feb. 26
The 29th Leadership eXperience Summit will be 12:30-3:30 p.m. in the Action Suite (TRTR 4202) on TR Campus. Dream Outside the Box founder Kam Phillips will present. Students are invited to hear the keynote speaker and learn leadership skills in a conference-type setting. No RSVP will be necessary, and a light lunch will be served. For more information, call 817-515-1036.
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For more information, call SE student activities at 817-515-3595.

Feb. 17 NW’s Bridge Program will host Test Taking 2-3 p.m. in the library (WTLO 3101A). Students can learn techniques for tackling various testing formats like multiple-choice and essay tests.

Feb. 17 SE Campus will hold a Mastering Time Management workshop 12:50-2:10 p.m. in the Ballroom. SE counselor Carisa Givens will present.

Feb. 17 Students and faculty are invited to an open house at the new transfer center offices 1-3 p.m. in NSTU 1202A. Students can learn more about the transfer process, transfer academy and scholarship opportunities. Cake and other snacks will be provided. For additional information, contact the center at 817-515-6531.

Feb. 17 FTIC probation students can learn new skills and strategies to succeed during the TCC Ninja Warrior Game Show, presented by TR academic advisor Erin Bass in the TR Idea Store.

Feb. 17-18 The NW Bridge Program and Academic Learning Center are presenting Forming a Thesis and Integrating Sources starting at noon in the Writing Lab (WTLO 3411A). This workshop covers the process of developing a thesis from the writing prompt to the finished paper. For more information, contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu.

Feb. 17-18 SE Campus will hold a UTA University Day and Historically Black Colleges and Universities Fair in the Commons. UTA University Day will be 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 17, and the HBCU Fair will be 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 18. Students can apply to schools or talk to representatives. For more information, call SE transfer center coordinator Terrell Shaw at 817-515-3230.

Feb. 17-20 The Bridge Program and Academic Learning Center on NW will hold Improving Literary Analysis starting at 11 a.m. in the Writing Lab (WTLO 3411A). This workshop will map different strategies to help students differentiate between summary and analysis and provide ways to improve their literary analysis. Contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu for more information.

Feb. 18 TR special services coordinator Sharon Moore will present School/Work/Life Balance noon-1 p.m. in the Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). For more information, contact TR advising and counseling at 817-515-1055.

Feb. 19 The NE Campus math department will offer a series of free workshops to help students prepare for the Jim Bolen Mathematics Competition. The workshops will be held 1-3 p.m. in NTAB 2223. No registration is necessary. To learn more about the competition and the scholarship prizes, search for the NE Math Club Infinity in myTCC under Clubs and Committees.

Feb. 20 Students can travel with TR to the University of North Texas to attend its Preview Day 7:45 a.m.-6 p.m. TCC students can tour the campus offices, classrooms and dorms and meet UNT students. Transportation is provided, but space is limited so RSVP soon at the TR Transfer Center (TREF 1503C).

Feb. 20-March 12 SE Campus will hold its basketball league. For more information, contact SE kinesiology instructor Shahzad Nazir at shahzad.nazir@tccd.edu.

Feb. 22 The Money Mondays: Setting Goals workshop will be noon-1 p.m. in the Coach’s Corner (ESEE 1210) on SE Campus. Up to 20 students may attend. Students can sign up in the success center or call the Coach’s Corner at 817-515-3755.

Feb. 23 Developmental Education De-Mystified — Academic Challenges, Educational and Career Goals will be 10-11 a.m. in the Idea Store on TR Campus. TR academic advisor Demetrice Hodges and TR success coach Jasmine Gilmer will present. For more information, call 817-515-1055.

Feb. 23 The NE transfer academy will host Transfer Essentials, part one of three, noon-1:30 p.m. in Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615). The program teaches students in detail the process for transferring to a university as smoothly and efficiently as possible. Representatives from admissions, financial aid and the writing center will be available to answer students’ questions. For additional information, call the transfer center at 817-515-6531.

Feb. 23 Café Leadership: Understanding Ethics – Part 1 will be 5:30-7 p.m. in the Riverfront Café on TR Campus. Students can receive specific leadership certificates to take with them as they proceed to their goals. For more information, call 817-515-1036.

Feb. 23 The National Society for Student Leadership will host a Web broadcast featuring Kat Cole 6-8 p.m. in the Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615). Cole is the president and CEO of Cinnabon. Light refreshments will be served. For additional information, contact student activities at 817-515-6560.

Feb. 23-24 DFW University Transfer Fair and Scholarship Forum will be 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Discovery Center (third floor) on TR Campus. Universities from across North Texas can answer questions about admissions and scholarships. For more information, call TR transfer center coordinator Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1198.

Feb. 24 NE Campus presents Solving Debt Problems: Strategies and Solutions 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103). The program is a financial education module that covers cash flow, balance sheets and symptoms and causes of debt problems. Attending the workshop will satisfy a financial literacy requirement for any academic success plan pertaining to financial aid. For additional information, call special services coordinator Ronda Isaacs in the advising and counseling center at 817-515-6264.

Feb. 24 South Campus presents Test Anxiety 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the advising and counseling center (SACT 1429). The seminar teaches coping strategies for students whose anxiety negatively impacts their ability to take tests. For additional information, call the advising and counseling center at 817-515-4558.

Feb. 24 NE Campus will hold the MyPlan Career Assessment session 2:30-3:30 p.m. in NSTU 1625A. The session helps students assess their personality, interests, skills and values and provides matching careers of interest based off the results. Registration is required and can be done through tccdne.volunteerhub.com. For additional information, contact career services at 817-515-6692.

Feb. 24 TR Campus will hold free, confidential HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in health services (TREF 1312A). Appointments are encouraged but not needed. For more information, call TR health services administrative assistant Acia Lacy at 817-515-1059.

Feb. 24, 25 NW’s Bridge Program and Academic Learning Center will present Using Chicago Writing Style at 11 a.m. in the writing lab (WTLO 3411A). This workshop will focus on reviewing the guidelines for essay writing using Chicago style. For more information, contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu.

Feb. 24-25 SE Campus will hold a Texas Wesleyan Ram Application Day and a University of North Texas Eagle Landing Fair 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Commons. The Texas Wesleyan Day will be Feb. 24, and the UNT Eagle Landing will be Feb. 25. Students can apply to the schools or talk to representatives. For more information, call SE transfer center coordinator Terrell Shaw at 817-515-3230.

Feb. 24-27 The Bridge Program and Academic Learning Center on NW will host TSI Reading/Writing Refresher at 2 p.m. in the writing lab (WTLO 3411A). Students can learn strategies and techniques for performing well in the TSI reading and writing sections. Contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu for more information.

Feb. 26 TR health services and Nova Family Dental Clinic will host a free dental screening 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on TRTR Main Street. The event is open to TCC students and employees as well as the general public and will teach about good oral hygiene habits and provide new toothbrushes. For more information, contact campus nurse Felicia Payne at 817-515-1059 or tr.healthservices@tccd.edu.

Feb. 26 NE Campus’ English department presents Curating Sources beginning at 10:10 a.m. in the Writing Center (NACB 1114). The workshop will show students how to assess and manage resources while conducting research. For information, call English associate professor Lisette Blanco-Cerda at 817-515-6198.

Feb. 26 The Jim Bolen Math Competition will be 2-3 p.m. on all campuses. Students should arrive at 1:30 p.m. to complete the registration form. Students do not need to be enrolled in a math class to participate. The information for the competition on each campus are the following: NE Campus, NTAB 2223; SE Campus, ESEE 2312; TR Campus, call TR math professor Vinh Nguyen at 817-515-1182; NW Campus, WTLO 2114; South Campus, SNUR 1632.

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