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March 1 SE student activities will present Your Life in the Funny Pages: Incorporating Autobiography into Newspaper Comics presented by Josh Rose 2:20-3:50 p.m. in the library classroom. Rose, an El Centro College art faculty member, will teach how to tell one’s life story through comic strips. Space is limited. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call the library reference desk at 817-515-3084. Photo courtesy Josh Rose

Now-March 21 South’s campus and community outreach will hold free marriage and relationship workshops 5:30-8:30 p.m.

March 1
SE student activities will present Your Life in the Funny Pages: Incorporating Autobiography into Newspaper Comics presented by Josh Rose 2:20-3:50 p.m. in the library classroom. Rose, an El Centro College art faculty member, will teach how to tell one’s life story through comic strips. Space is limited. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call the library reference desk at 817-515-3084.
Photo courtesy Josh Rose

Tuesdays on the SSTU second floor. Students can learn conflict resolution skills and ways to enhance relationship stability. For more information, call the Parenting Center of Fort Worth at 817-632-5529.

Now-April 15 South’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Center is offering free tax preparation 2-7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays in the Family Empowerment Center. For more information, call the center at 817-515-4332.

Now-April 17 SE will offer free tax preparation through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Center noon-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays in EMBC 1106. For more information, contact Michelle Beltran at michelle.beltran@foundcom.org.

March 1 Carter BloodCare will be on NW Campus for a blood drive 10 a.m.-2 p.m. outside WFAB and WTLO. Healthy donors must weigh at least 110 pounds, be over 17 and have a valid photo ID. At least 56 days must have passed since a previous donation. Donors are encouraged to hydrate and eat before donating. For more information, contact 1-800-DONATE-4.

March 1 The UNT Eagle Landing Event will be hosted by the University of North Texas 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Riverfront Cafe on TR Campus. Advisers from all nine UNT colleges that offer undergraduate degrees and transfer counselors will be available to evaluate students’ transcripts. Financial aid staff can answer scholarship questions. Students may also submit completed applications at the event. For more information, contact transfer center coordinator Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1198.

March 1 NW Campus health services will host the annual Health and Resources Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in WSTU 1303. Services provided at the fair include blood pressure screening, vision tests, family planning information and bone marrow registration. For more information, contact health services administrative assistant Cat Stevens at 817-515-7672.

March 1 South’s advising and counseling center will host a healthy relationships seminar 1-2 p.m. in SACT 1429. Students can learn tips on communicating to develop a better connection with others. Students can register for free at http://vhub.at/southevents. For more information, contact counselor Nicole Dalesandro at 817-515-4709 or nicole.dalesandro@tccd.edu.

March 2 The NE writing center will host a statement of purpose writing workshop 9-9:30 a.m. and 5-5:30 p.m. in NACB 1114. For more information, contact learning lab manager Jared Landin at 817-515-6677.

March 4 The Weekend Transfer Fair will be held 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Riverfront Cafe on TR Campus. Universities that have evening, online or weekend classes will speak with students about admissions and scholarships. For more information, contact transfer center coordinator Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1198.

March 6 South Campus’ health services is offering free, confidential pregnancy testing 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on the Student Center north patio. An appointment is required. For more information, call 469-251-2428 or visit www.icumobilefw.org.

March 6 The Get Back On Track and Finish the Race workshop will run 12:30-2 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103) on NE Campus. This workshop will assist students with identifying their learning styles and teach them learning strategies and ways to study. This workshop will also cover how the GPA impacts the overall college experience and provide techniques to boost one’s GPA. For more information, email ronda.isaacs@tccd.edu or call 817-515-6264.

March 7 NE’s social and human sciences department is sponsoring this year’s psychology and sociology symposium, Me, Myself and My Selfie, 11:30-12:20 p.m. and 12:30-1:50 p.m. in the Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A). The symposium will focus on the impact of social media and technology on development, identity and relationships. For more information, email tracey.peacock@tccd.edu or call student activities at 817-515-6582.

March 7 The NE writing center will hold scholarship essay writing workshops 9-9:30 a.m. and 5-5:30 p.m. in NACB 1114. For more information, contact learning lab manager Jared Landin at 817-515-6677.

March 7 NE student activities and Phi Theta Kappa are sponsoring the Student Leadership Academy #5: Guiding Through Conflict seminar 6-7 p.m. in NSTU 1506. Students will learn to recognize the importance of a leader’s role in guiding through conflict and learn to identify the approaches and techniques for doing so. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-6582.

March 7 The TR Campus transfer center will host an engineering major transfer fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Riverfront Cafe. Students can talk to representatives from notable engineering schools about their programs. For more information, contact transfer center coordinator Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1198 or email tr.transfer@tccd.edu.

March 8 A Lunch and Learn workshop will be held 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Action A (TRTR 4202). Working professionals will be giving interview tips, talking about resumes, professional attire and networking over lunch. For more information, contact career services at 817-515-0870 or email trcareerservices@tccd.edu.

March 8 South Campus’ health services will host the American Red Cross blood drive 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on the Student Center patio. Donors must be 17 years old or over and weigh at least 110 pounds and a photo ID is required. Students can register at www.redcrossblood.org using the keyword: tccsouth. For more information, contact administrative assistant Victoria Peterson at 817-515-4531 or victoria.peterson@tccd.edu.

March 8 South’s health services is offering free, confidential HIV testing by My Health, My Resources Tarrant County 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in SSTU 2208. For more information, contact administrative assistant Victoria Peterson at 817-515-4531 or victoria.peterson@tccd.edu.

March 8 The Student Success Seminar: Don’t Let Your $$$ Manage You will be 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Darlage Center Corner (NSTU 1615A) on NE Campus. For more information, call student activities at 817-515-6582.

March 8 The NE writing center will hold an information literacy workshop 9-9:30 a.m. and 5-5:30 p.m. in NACB 1114. For more information, contact learning lab manager Jared Landin at 817-515-6677.

March 8 The Love Yourself workshop will be 6-7:30 p.m. in the Community Room (NBSS 1103) on NE Campus. Sara Cantu from the Center for Discovery will present the workshop that will involve movement, art, writing and talking about media and culture, overcoming barriers of self-doubt and learning to love and be kind to one’s self. For more information, email ronda.isaacs@tccd.edu or call 817-515-6264.

March 8 NE health services will offer free HIV, syphilis, hepatitis C, chlamydia and gonorrhea testing 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in NSTU 1704A. Testing will be provided by Tarrant County Public Health and is open to all. For more information, call NE health services at 817-515-6056.

March 9 A student success workshop, Study Skills, will be held 1-2 p.m. in the TR Discovery Center (TRTR 3102). The workshop will focus on learning styles and study techniques. The event is free for students, faculty and staff. For more information, contact the center at 817-515-1039 or email tr.centeracademicsuccess@tccd.edu.

March 10 The TR transfer center will host Trinity River on the Go TCU Transfer Day 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Students will travel to Texas Christian University, where they can see what academic and campus life is like there. Transportation will be provided, but space is limited. To RSVP, sign up at the TR transfer center (TREF 1503C). Students will meet on TR Campus that morning. For more information, contact transfer center coordinator Laura Escamilla 817-515-1198 or email tr.transfer@tccd.edu.

March 11 WORDfest will run 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Student Center on NE Campus. Local writing groups will have display tables, books for sale and presentations about writing and publishing. WORDfest will have panels, classes and presentations by authors and instructors. Those attending must register at www.word.writers.org.

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