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The Student News Site of Tarrant County College

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Oct. 26 NE student activities will host the annual Fall Fest 10 a.m.-2 p.m. near the chessboard area outside the Student Center. Free food and drinks will be provided along with entertainment, music and booths set up by local businesses and student organizations. Collegian file photo

Now-Nov. 22 NW’s Walsh Library will host a weekly book discussion on The Things They Carried by Vietnam veteran Tim O’Brien starting at 2 p.m. every Tuesday in the Walsh Library (WTLO 3100).

Oct. 26 NE student activities will host the annual Fall Fest 10 a.m.-2 p.m. near the chessboard area outside the Student Center. Free food and drinks will be provided along with entertainment, music and booths set up by local businesses and student organizations. Collegian file photo
Oct. 26
NE student activities will host the annual Fall Fest 10 a.m.-2 p.m. near the chessboard area outside the Student Center. Free food and drinks will be provided along with entertainment, music and booths set up by local businesses and student organizations.
Collegian file photo

The book centers on American platoon soldiers during the Vietnam War. For more information, contact the library at 817-515-7725.

Oct. 26 South student activities and Sigma Kappa Delta will host Edgar Allan Poetry Read-In 12:30-2 p.m. in the library’s Drake Cafe. Students should come in costume and bring a scary poem to read.

Oct. 26 SE’s success center will host There’s an App for That! 1-2 p.m. in the library classroom (ESED 1212).

Oct. 26 South Campus counselors will hold depression screenings 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Student Center dining hall. The depression screenings will be confidential, and counselors will give in-house and community referrals if needed.

Oct. 26 TR’s Discovery Center will host a workshop on stress management 10-11 a.m. in the Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). Students will learn how to use stress in a more positive way.

Oct. 26-27 SE’s clubs and organizations will hold a Fall Fundraising Bazaar 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Main Commons. The proceeds will help fund campus clubs. For more information, contact student services at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 27 TR’s Tahita Fulkerson Library will have PowerPoint Hints and Tips 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The workshop will focus on how to use the program to get the best presentation desired. For more information, contact the TR library at 817-515-1220.

Oct. 27 South Campus’ Horror Film Fest will run 6:30-7 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room in the Technology Building. The cost is $2 with a portion of the proceeds going to the TCC Student Scholarship Fund. For more information, contact speech instructor Molly Floyd at 817-515-4600.

Oct. 27 NW health services and Tarrant County’s MHMR will host HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in WCTS 1151. Walk-ins are welcome. Contact NW health services at 817-515-7672 for more information.

Oct. 27 South student activities will host Fall Fest 12:30-2 p.m. in SHPE. Students can participate in costume contests, carnival games, a dunking booth and more from student organizations. For more information, contact student development associate Ana Garcia at 817-515-4045.

Oct. 27 Join the NE learning center for the Learning Centers Open House: Sail to Success in the Learning Center (NACB 1114). Staff will be present to talk to students. The Halloween-themed event will also provide candy for those seeking information or help. For more information, call learning lab manager Jared Landin at 817-515-6677.

Oct. 27, Nov. 2 NE Campus will host Get Back on Track and Finish the Race! 5:30-8 p.m. Oct. 27 and noon-2:30 p.m. Nov. 2 in the Community Room (NBSS 1103). This workshop will assist students with identifying their learning styles and providing effective strategies for learning and studying. The workshop will also explain how GPA impacts college and offer tips on boosting GPA. For more information, call special services coordinator Rhonda Isaacs at 817-515-6264.

Oct. 28 SE student services will host Fall Fest: Pumpkinpalooza 5:30-8 p.m. on the front lawn. Games, activities and refreshments will be available at this event. For more, contact student activities at 817-515-3595.

Oct. 28 Deadline for students to apply for the Office of Inclusion and Diversity scholarship that awards a $500 credit for their campus bookstore. One student will be selected from each campus who best addresses “What is your vision of a respectful community?” A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Students must complete the application and may submit responses in numerous formats including essay, YouTube video, digital works or PowerPoint. Applications can be found at www.tccd.edu/OIDIBookScholarship. For more information, contact the office at 817-515-1657.

Oct. 28 SE will hold Safe Space Training 1-4:30 p.m. in the library classroom (ESED 1212). Students must RSVP to attend. For more information, contact success coach Edward Hicks at 817-515-3590.

Oct. 31 NE Campus will host Spending Plans: Meeting Goals the Simple Way 6-7:30 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103). This module will provide information on reducing spending and planning ahead for bills and savings. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-6234.

Oct. 31 Student activities will hide mini-pumpkins across NE for Pumpkin Pursuit! 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Find one of the mini-pumpkins for a chance to win a prize. Students can present pumpkins at the student activities office. Every pumpkin is a winner, but only one prize per person is allowed. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-6582.

Oct. 31- Nov. 3 NW student activities will hold Flag Days 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the WSTU bookstore lobby. Students can write the names of loved ones or friends who have served in the military on ribbons that will be pinned to small U.S. flags. The flags will be on display near the front of the campus during Veterans Day week. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-7795.

Nov. 1 The Couponing 101 workshop will be held 11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m. in the library classroom (ESED 1212) on SE Campus. For more information, contact the SE success center at 817-515-3043.

Nov. 1 South Campus will offer financial coaching and education 3:30-5 p.m. in SFOF 1738A. Students must register to participate, and attendance is limited to the first 16 to sign up. For more information, contact administrative assistant Amalia Guadalupe at 817-515-4332.

Nov. 1 NW health services will host an Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support luncheon noon-1 p.m. in WACB 1123. Attendees will learn about the importance of caregivers’ stress management and self-care. Full-time faculty and staff can RSVP with the Leaning Center in WTLO, and students can RSVP with health services. For more information and to RSVP, contact health services at 817-515-7672.

Nov. 2 The SE transfer fair will be held 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Main Commons. Students can talk to representatives from four-year universities. For more information, contact the transfer center at 817-515-3230.

 Nov. 2 South Campus will host a meet and greet for TCC Connect online students 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in SSTU 1114. Students can meet other online students, faculty and staff as well as learn about programs and activities offered on South. For more information, contact outreach student services manager Kat Burks at 817-515-1417.

 Nov. 2-3 SE health services will hold free HIV testing 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in health services (ESEC 2118). For more information, contact health services at 817-515-3591.

Nov. 3 SE health services will host the annual Health Fair 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Main Commons. Students can talk with different vendors and learn information about ways to stay healthy. For more information, contact health services at 817-515-3591.

Nov. 3 A SE blood drive will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the SE Campus ballroom. Students are encouraged to eat before donating. For more information, contact health services at 817-515-3591.

Nov. 5 The NW Walsh Library will host a reading festival 10 a.m.-noon in WTLO 3100. Students can receive free books, hear from a story teller, take pictures at a photo booth and visit an arts and crafts table. Elementary students will visit the library as well. For more information, contact the Walsh Library at 817-515-7725

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. 

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