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Now-Sept. 30 The NE library is hosting One Month Later Images from Ground Zero. This photo exhibit from Vicki Kluthe, adjunct photography instructor, includes images from one month after 9/11.

Sept. 26-Oct. 1 The SE library staff wants students to appreciate their freedom to read through its Banned Book Week display. Included among the books challenged because of their contents are the Harry Potter series, The Great Gatsby and To Kill a Mockingbird. The exhibit is available during library operating hours. www.ala.org
Sept. 26-Oct. 1
The SE library staff wants students to appreciate their freedom to read through its Banned Book Week display. Included among the books challenged because of their contents are the Harry Potter series, The Great Gatsby and To Kill a Mockingbird. The exhibit is available during library operating hours.
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Sept. 21 NE mental health assistant professor Cynthia Savage will present Doesn’t Everyone Feel Like That Sometimes? 12:30-1:50 p.m. in College Hall (NCAB 1111). Part of the Myth Busters Series, the session covers anxiety and depression. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Savage at cynthia.savage@tccd.edu or at 817-515-6614.

Sept. 21 TR East Campus and health services will sponsor a Carter BloodCare blood drive 10 a.m.-5 p.m. in the TRE parking lot on Belknap Street. Donors must be at least 110 pounds and 17 years old, have a valid picture ID and not have donated in 56 days. For more information, contact health services coordinator Angela Virgin at 817-515-1059.

Sept. 21 SE will hold free STD testing 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in health services (ESEC 2118). Tests include syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia. For more information, contact health services coordinator Liz Lowry at 817-515-3591.

Sept. 21 NW career services will host From the Classroom to the Workplace 10:30-11:30 a.m. in WSTU 1406. The workshop will focus on marketable skills and ways to use them to get a job. Contact career services at 817-515-7785 for more information.

Sept. 21 The NE Student Government Association Senate will hold its first forum of the semester 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). Any student can attend to learn about the latest student concerns and ways to become involved in SGA.

Sept. 21 SE career services will host a job fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the commons. For more information, contact career services coordinator Gina Maloy at 817-515-3592.

Sept. 21 NW’s academic learning center will host Subject-Verb Agreement at noon in the Walsh Library (WTLO 3100). The workshop will feature an interactive session on sentence construction using subject-verb agreement. Contact the center at 817-515-7147 for more information.

Sept. 21-22 The TR transfer center will sponsor Transfer 101 informational sessions, starting at 10:30 a.m. on the 21st and at 11 a.m. on the 22nd in the Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). Students can learn about the transfer process to a four-year university. Contact transfer center coordinator Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1198 for more information.

Sept. 22 NW health services and MHMR of Tarrant County will offer free HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in WCTS 1151. No appointment is necessary. For more information, contact health services at 817-515-7672.

Sept. 22 SE Safe Space training will take place 1-4:30 p.m. in the library classroom (ESED 1212). Students must RSVP with the Safe Space Program to attend the training. For more information, contact counselor Carisa Bustillos-Givens at 817-515-3577. 

Sept. 22 NE will host ASK: Suicide Prevention noon-2:30 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103). ASK is a program that trains people to recognize suicide risk factors and the proper way to handle those situations. The methods taught by ASK are intended to maintain the well-being of those at risk. For more information, contact special services coordinator Ronda Isaacs at 817-515-6264.

Sept. 22 South student activities will host Pizza with the Prez 1-2:30 p.m. in the Living Room (SSTU 2105). President Peter Jordan will answer questions from students about the campus. For more information, contact student development associate Ana Garcia at 817-515-4045.

Sept. 22 SE advising and counseling center will hold The Silent Epidemic of Suicide 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the ballroom. For more information, contact SE advising and counseling assistant director Renetta Wright at 817-515-3468.

Sept. 23 South’s literary magazine, Script, will host its 30th anniversary awards night at 6:30 p.m. in the SETC Fusion Room. It will celebrate the legacy of the publication as well as present awards to the students published in it. Special guests will include former faculty and student contributors. For more information, contact academic advisor Logen Cure at 817-515-4766.

Sept. 26 NW’s academic learning center will present Writing Technology: Online Resources starting at 11 a.m. in the east wing of the library (WTLO 3100). Students will have an interactive workshop dealing with online resources for research. Contact the center at 817-515-7147 for more information.

Sept. 26 NW’s Walsh Library will host a presidential debate watch party starting at 8 p.m. on the third floor of WTLO. Students are invited to attend and gather to watch presidential candidates debate for the first time.

Sept. 26, Oct. 10, 24, Nov. 7, 21, Dec. 5 TR will celebrate Mindful Mondays every other week during the fall 1:30-2 p.m. in the Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). Reading assistant professor Christi Bluefeather will show participants how to reduce stress, increase concentration and deal with their fast-paced lives. For more information, contact health services at 817-515-1059.

Sept. 27 NE students with military connections can learn about the resources available to them 1:30-4 p.m. in the Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). For more information, call student activities at 817-515-6582.

Sept. 27 The NW academic learning center will host Reading for Research starting at 4 p.m. in the west wing of the library. The workshop will focus on learning how to search for information or evidence to use in writing assignments. For more information, contact the center at 817-515-7147.

Sept. 27 TR’s Discovery Center will sponsor Better Ways to Stress 1-2 p.m. in the center (TRTR 3102). The workshop will handle ways to cope with stress and be more productive by using one’s stress. For more information, contact the center at 817-515-1039.

Sept. 28 South’s career and employment services will hold a Part-time/Seasonal Job Fair 1:30-4 p.m. in the SSTU Dining Hall. Students should dress to impress and bring a resume for prospective employers. For more information, contact student development associate Fran Long at 817-515-4737.

Sept. 28 NW career services will host Employers on Campus 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the WSTU hallway by Subway and the bookstore. The job fair will have State Farm, Dillard’s, the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office, UPS and more present to speak with students about job opportunities available. For more information, visit career services (WSTU 1406) or call at 817-515-7785.

Sept. 28 SE success coaches will hold the Less Time Studying: More Time Living workshop 1-2 p.m. in ESED 1200A. For more information, contact success coach Edward Hicks at 817-515-3755.

Sept. 28 TR’s health services and Tarrant County’s MHMR will provide free HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at health services (TREF 1312A). Students are encouraged to set up an appointment, but it’s not required. Contact health services administrative assistant Acia Lacy at 817-515-1059 for more information.

Sept. 28 South’s counseling department will host Taste and Talk 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Living Room (SSTU 2105). Students can ask questions regarding choosing a major and credits needed to graduate. Students should come prepared with their questions and concerns. Food will be served. For more information, contact academic advisor Kamille Coleman at 817-515-4923.

Sept. 28 Students can attend the academic learning center’s Forming a Thesis and Integrating Resources workshop starting at 4 p.m. in NW’s library. Students can learn the process of piecing together a thesis and finding the evidence to support it. Contact the academic learning center at 817-515-7147 for more information.

Sept. 28-29 SE career services will hold a service learning fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the commons. Students will be able to meet with service learning organizations and learn about volunteer projects. For more information, contact career services at 817-515-3592.

Sept. 28-29 TR’s transfer center will host North Texas University Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). Representative from universities across North Texas will be available to speak with students about transfer opportunities. For more information, contact transfer center coordinator Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1198.

Sept. 29 NE students can join the Student Leadership Academy in the Galley (NSTU 1506) 6-7 p.m. as they discuss developing a personal leadership philosophy. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call student activities 817-515-6582.

Sept. 29 A UTA University Day, hosted by the SE transfer center, will be 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the commons. For more information, contact the transfer center at 817-515-3230.

Sept. 30 TCC students can participate in the districtwide Student Leadership retreat 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Students will learn about their leadership abilities in fun ways and get to know student leaders from their own and the other campuses. For more information or to sign up, students can visit the student activities offices on their campuses.

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