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Now-March 12 SE Campus is holding its basketball league. For more information, contact SE kinesiology instructor Shahzad Nazir at shahzad.nazir@tccd.edu.

March 7 Astronomy Workshops: Solar System Exam Review Session will be 4-5:30 p.m. in ESEE 2342 on SE Campus. Students will review exam topics and receive astronomy survival guides. For more information, contact SE instructional associate Bethany Hiller at 817-515-3823 or bethany.hiller@tccd.edu.NASA/MCT
March 7
Astronomy Workshops: Solar System Exam Review Session will be 4-5:30 p.m. in ESEE 2342 on SE Campus. Students will review exam topics and receive astronomy survival guides. For more information, contact SE instructional associate Bethany Hiller at 817-515-3823 or bethany.hiller@tccd.edu.
NASA/MCT

Now-April 6 The NE Campus English department is holding its annual spring writing competition through April 6. Winners of each category will be published in the literary journal Under the Clock Tower and be awarded a cash prize of $100. Runners-up will be considered for publication. Students interested in participating can submit their poems, stories and essays to http://undertheclocktower.submittable.com. For additional information, call 817-515-6413.

March 2 Physics 1 Workshop: Problem Solving Sessions will be 2:30-4 p.m. in ESEE 2336 on SE Campus. Newton’s laws will be the focus of the workshop. Students will learn methods for solving homework and exam problems.

March 2 TR Campus will kick off National Craft Month noon-2 p.m. in the Riverfront Café. Students can experiment with knitting, crocheting, cross-stitching, leather tooling, rigid heddle weaving and other crafts.

March 2 Health services will hold free HIV screenings 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in health services (ESEC 2118) on SE Campus. For more information, contact SE health services coordinator Liz Lowry or SE health services administrative assistant Kristian Wilson at 817-515-3591.

March 2 Test Anxiety will be 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the NW Innovation Forum (WTLO 3101A). NW counselor Brentom Jackson will give tips and tools to help students manage anxiety during exams.

March 2 TR students can learn about volunteer and service learning opportunities during the Service Fair 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on TRTR Main Street. Representatives from several nonprofit organizations and K-12 schools will be available to provide information about their organizations.

March 2 NW’s Bridge Program and QEP will team up to present Balancing Life & School 2-3 p.m. in the NW Innovation Forum (WTLO 3101A). NW English associate professor Angela Chilton will provide tips to help students balance their academic, social and personal lives.

March 2-5 NW’s Bridge Program and Academic Learning Center will hold Using Parallel Structure at 11 a.m. in the writing lab (WTLO 3411A). The interactive workshop will teach students about using parallel structure in writing. For more information, contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu.

March 3 NE Student Ambassadors will sponsor the Bee Friendly Boot Camp 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Darlage Center Corner (NCAB 1615A). The concert-like production offers a different approach to anti-bullying training and covers the link between bullying and other social problems like human trafficking and domestic violence. For more information, contact NE sociology instructor Cheryl North at cheryl.north@tccd.edu.

March 3 NE Campus will hold Financial Literacy: Saving and Investing 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103). The financial education program will provide an overview of how money can be invested and discuss the concepts necessary to understand saving and investing. Attending the workshop will satisfy students’ workshop requirements as part of their academic success plan for financial aid purposes. For more information, call the advising and counseling center at 817-515-6661.

March 3 Professionals and students can learn about Human Trafficking 1-4 p.m. in College Hall (NCAB 1111) on NE Campus. Attendees will learn tactics used by traffickers, characteristics of victims and appropriate interventions. Free for students and $10 for professionals, registration is available at the door. For more information, contact special projects coordinator Raytosha Jones at 817-515-6190 or raytosha.jones@tccd.edu.

March 4 TR students can visit Texas Christian University during Trinity River on the Go — TCU Transfer Day. Students will learn about curriculum, campus life, financial aid and scholarships. Space is limited on the bus, so go to the TR transfer center (TREF 1503C) quickly to sign up and complete paperwork. For more information, call center coordinator Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1198.

March 7 Money Mondays: Spending Plans workshop will be noon-1 p.m. in the Coach’s Corner (ESEE 1210) on SE Campus. SE success coach Edward Hicks will present. Up to 20 students may attend. Students can sign up in the success center or call the Coach’s Corner at 817-515-3755.

March 7, 9-12 The Academic Learning Center and Bridge Program on NW Campus will present Reading for Research at 5:15 p.m. on the 7th and 2 p.m. the 9th-12th in the writing lab (WTLO 3411A). Students will have an interactive workshop on how to capitalize on research articles and materials. For more information, contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu.

March 8 South Campus presents Troops to Teachers 2-3 p.m. in the Living Room (SSTU 2105). The seminar assists military and veteran personnel transitioning to teaching careers in public schools. For additional information, call 817-515-4838.

March 8 TR students can participate in Leading Organizations 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Riverfront Café. The discussion will be led by student leaders. Coffee and hot tea will be provided. For more details, call the leadership development center at 817-515-1036.

March 8 The NE Campus advising and counseling center presents the workshop Get Back on Track and Finish the Race! 3:30-5 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103). The workshop will help students identify their learning style, provide effective study and GPA boosting strategies and offer information regarding campus resources. For more information, call the center at 817-515-6661.

March 8 NW’s Bridge Program will host How to Properly Advocate for One’s Self 10-11 a.m. in the library (WTLO 3101A). Students will hear methods of calculating their grades and communicating with professors effectively. Contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu for more information.

March 9 TR Campus continues its celebration of National Craft Month with a Make & Take Session: Knitting noon-2 p.m. in the Fulkerson Library reading area. Students can make a coffee cozy or headband to keep. The library will provide necessary supplies, cookies and coffee. For more information, contact library services assistant director Danelle Toups at 817-515-1222 or at danelle.toups@tccd.edu.

March 9 The NE Campus French Club in collaboration with student activities will host an on-campus screening of the French film Populaire beginning at 7 p.m. in the NSTU Galley. The film follows an insurance agent and his new secretary as they become embroiled in romance and competition while training for a speed-typing competition. Admission is $5 per person and $6 per couple with popcorn and drink included in the price. For additional information, call 817-515-6662.

March 9 NW’s Bridge Program will hold Defining Who You Are 12:30-2 p.m. in WACB 1123. This seminar will touch on topics to aid students in discovering who they are, what their purpose is and what their goals are. For more information, contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu.

March 9 Tackling Test Anxiety workshop will be 12:50-2:10 p.m. in the SE Campus library classroom (ESED 1212). Students will learn tactics to reduce test anxiety. For more information, call SE academic success center coordinator Kiara Smith at 817-515-3043.

March 9 NW’s Transfer Academy and Bridge Program will team up to bring students Financial Aid and Scholarships for University 12:30-1:30 p.m. in WSTU 1305. Students can talk with area university representatives in a panel setting. Contact program coordinator Talisha Simpson at talisha.simpson@tccd.edu for more information.

March 9 Students and employees can learn Financial Literacy during a workshop 2-3 p.m. in the Idea Store on TR Campus. The session covers expenses and incomes students should have in their spending plans. For more information, contact Stephanie Castillo at 817-515-1058 or at stephanie.castillo@tccd.edu.

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