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Dec.+12-15%0A%0AFinal+exams+will+begin+on+all+five+TCC+campuses%2C+marking+the+end+of+the+2016+fall+semester.+There+are+specific+times+designated+for+each+course+on+each+campus.+The+finals+schedule+can+be+found+on+TCC%E2%80%99s+main+website+at+www.tccd.edu+or+in+the+Nov.+30+edition+of+The+Collegian+on+racks+or+online+at+http%3A%2F%2Fcollegian.tccd.edu.
Dec. 12-15 Final exams will begin on all five TCC campuses, marking the end of the 2016 fall semester. There are specific times designated for each course on each campus. The finals schedule can be found on TCC’s main website at www.tccd.edu or in the Nov. 30 edition of The Collegian on racks or online at http://collegian.tccd.edu.

Now-Jan. 16 Panther Island Ice is offering discounted tickets of $9 to TCC students, faculty and staff every

Dec. 12-15 Final exams will begin on all five TCC campuses, marking the end of the 2016 fall semester. There are specific times designated for each course on each campus. The finals schedule can be found on TCC’s main website at www.tccd.edu or in the Nov. 30 edition of The Collegian on racks or online at http://collegian.tccd.edu.
Dec. 12-15
Final exams will begin on all five TCC campuses, marking the end of the 2016 fall semester. There are specific times designated for each course on each campus. The finals schedule can be found on TCC’s main website at www.tccd.edu or in the Nov. 30 edition of The Collegian on racks or online at http://collegian.tccd.edu.

day. Regular hours are 3-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 3-11 p.m. Fridays and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and Sundays. Holiday hours are 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, noon-11 p.m. Christmas Day, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. New Year’s Day and Martin Luther King Jr. Day. From Dec. 19 to Jan. 9, Panther Island Ice will be open 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sundays. One discount per valid ID will be given. The ice rink is located at 23 NE 4th St. in Fort Worth. For more information, contact the Panther Island Ice office at 682-704-7711 or visit pantherislandice.com.

Dec. 6-7 TR students can find free snacks, a quiet study location and testing resources at the Idea Store’s Focus on Finals 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, contact Cortney Walden at 817-515-1206.

Dec. 6-7 Join TR student organizations and the International Students Association in #dare2give. Donations of clothing, first aid, toiletries, toys or school supplies, canned and boxed food and monetary donations can be dropped off at the Riverfront Cafe 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, contact Tamara Diaz-Oquendo at tamara.diaz-oquendo@my.tccd.edu.

Dec. 7 NW’s health services will host Be the Match — Bone Marrow Donor Registry 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the WSTU main hallway. Donors must be aged 18-44, meet the health requirements, fill out paperwork and be willing to give a cheek cell swab for tissue type. For more information, contact NW health services at 817-515-7672 or the National Bone Marrow program area representative at 682-885-1314.

Dec. 7 The NE Campus health center will offer free testing for sexually transmitted infections 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in health services (NSTU 1704). For more information, call 817-515-6056.

Dec. 7 NW’s health services will hold a blood drive with Carter BloodCare 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in WSTU 1303. Donors should weigh at least 110 pounds, be 17 years old or older and have a valid photo ID. Those interested in donating should go at least 56 days since their last blood donation. For more information or with questions on eligibility, contact 1-800-DONATE-4.

Dec. 8 South Campus will hold a research showcase at 6 p.m. in the SETC lobby. Over 35 students will present posters from original research they have conducted over the semester in various areas including chemistry, biology, education, humanities and energy technology. Students are using their posters to compete for a scholarship in each of South’s four divisions. The award ceremony will follow in the SETC Fusion Room. For more information, contact chemistry instructor Martha Gilchrist at 817-515-4753.

Dec. 8 NE Campus will host Therapy Dogs ­– Paws Across Texas 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the NHPE Lobby. Students can stop by before finals to spend time with the dogs. For more information, contact Paws Across Texas at info@pawsacrosstexas.org.

Dec. 8 Tarrant County Public Health and NW health services will team up to sponsor testing for HIV and sexually transmitted diseases 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at health services (WCTS 1151). Tarrant County Public Health will test for chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, hepatitis C and more. Walk-ins are welcome. Contact health services at 817-515-7672 for more information.

Dec. 8 NE Campus students are invited to attend SSS: Navigating the Online World 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). Students can learn from history instructor Andrew Hollinger the best ways to have an online presence in social media emails and more. For more information, email Hollinger at andrew.hollinger@tccd.edu.

Dec. 9 Registration for the wintermester ends at 11:59 p.m.

Dec. 9-11 Final exams and classes end for fall weekend courses.

Dec. 9, 12, 14, and 16 South Campus will host TEXAS CAN Westcreek 5-7 p.m. in SHPE 1306. The event will include basketball practices and games. For more information, contact administrative office assistant Meioka Alexander at 817-515-4473.

Dec. 10 NW Campus will host a citizenship workshop and ESL/GED/Citizenship Fair 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in WSTU’s main hallway. Students can receive free help completing the citizenship application. For more information, contact special projects coordinator Lourdes Davenport at 817-515-7654.

Dec. 12-13 TR’s Tahita Fulkerson Library is sponsoring TheraPaws. Students can stop by the library for petting, cuddles and unconditional love with therapy dogs from Delta Hearts of Gold 10 a.m.-noon on the 12th and 2-4 p.m. on the 13th. For more information, contact library manager Stephanie Wineman at 817-515-1237 or stephanie.wineman@tccd.edu.

Dec. 12-15 Final exams and classes end for fall 16-week classes.

Dec. 15 Last day for 100 percent tuition refund for wintermester.

Dec. 16 Classes begin for wintermester.

Dec. 29 Last day to drop a class for wintermester.

Jan. 3 Admission deadline for FTIC applicants for spring 16-week sessions and first eight-week session.

Jan. 6 Bacterial meningitis shot deadline.

Jan. 6 Final exams and classes end for wintermester.

Jan. 7 First financial aid disbursement for spring term.

Jan. 10 Registration for spring 16-week session and first eight-week session ends at 11:59 p.m.

Jan. 16 Last day for 100 percent tuition refund for spring 16-week session and first eight-week session.

Jan. 17 Classes for spring sessions begin.

Jan. 20 Registration for spring weekend courses ends at 11:59 p.m.

Jan. 24 NW’s transfer center will host a university transfer fair 9-11 a.m. in WSTU 1303 and 1305. Representatives from surrounding four-year colleges will give tips and inform students about the application process and available scholarships. For more information, contact student development assistant Melody Pitts at 817-515-7712 or melody.pitts@tccd.edu.

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