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Now-March 2 Tickets for the March 3 Women’s History Month Luncheon on South Campus are on sale from Triesha Light, South WINR coordinator, until sold out. Only checks or money orders made out to WHM Scholarship will be accepted, no cash. Tickets are $5 for students and $7.50 for all others and will not be available at the door. Light can be reached at 817-515-4740, in
SFOA 1123A on South Campus or at triesha.light@tccd.edu.

Now-Feb. 18 TR Campus has rescheduled Take a Student to a Meal, a program designed to foster student and faculty/staff interactions outside the classroom. Faculty who choose to participate should go the Student Life Center (TRTR 2004A) the day they will go to lunch and receive their voucher.

Now-Feb. 18 TR Campus will recognize Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Week with a display of gallery posters of TR gay/straight unity on TREF Main Street. The library will offer an exhibit of books and films addressing LGBTQA issues.

Feb. 16 Stacy Lueking, physical education instructor, will present Time Management, part of the Discovery Center lunchtime workshop series, noon-1 p.m. in the Discover Room (TRTR 3102) on TR Campus.

Feb. 16 Career center coordinator Monica Miranda will present Résumé Writing: Does Your Résumé Say ‘Hire Me’? Miranda will provide students with writing exercises to help them sharpen their job-hunting skills. The workshop will take place 1-2 p.m. in the SSTU Texas Room on South Campus.

Feb. 16 Justin Brumit, associate professor of English, will present a review of A Genealogy of Queer Theory. The brown bag faculty lecture begins at noon in TREF 1402 on TR Campus.

Feb. 16 SE Campus and Carter BloodCare are hosting a blood drive 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the North Ballroom. T-shirts and refreshments will be given to all donors.

Feb. 16 Academic advisor Randy Saleh will host a personal finance seminar 12:30-1:30 p.m. in NE Campus’ College Hall (NCAB 1111). The seminar will focus on the importance of budgeting and teach students steps to financial planning. A light lunch will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Feb. 16-17 TR Campus will hold a service fair on TRTR Main Street, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. both days.

Feb. 16, 21, 22 SE Campus career services will assist students who are looking for jobs, building a résumé or have questions about a career choice 9-11 a.m. in the Main Commons. For more information, contact Darrel Whitsell at 817-515-3596.

Feb. 17 Center for academic success coordinator Chris Carcerano will present Academic Communication: How to Talk to Faculty. The presentation will take place 12:30-2 p.m. in SACA 1120 on South Campus.

Feb. 17 TREE Panel Discussion addresses the status of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and allied youth in the community 3-5 p.m. in Action Room (TRTR 4202) on TR Campus. The forum features community members Dr. Stephen Sprinkle, Brite Divinity School; Dr. Carlos Vasquez, Fort Worth ISD; Carol West, Celebration Community Church; Tom Anable, Fairness Fort Worth; and Marcy Paul, YWCA.

Feb. 17 Balancing School With Life will be 12:30-1:30 p.m. in NSTU Center Corner on NE Campus. Jeniesa Johnson, assistant professor of health sciences, will tell students how to cope with an overwhelming schedule and how to effectively manage time and still have room for fun. The seminar is free for students, and a light lunch will be served.

Feb. 17-18 SE Campus will hold a college day preview 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the North Ballroom. Students can check colleges offerings and transfer requirements. For more information, contact student development and education support services at 817-515-3015.

Feb. 18 Al Duncan, motivational speaker for at-risk youth and young people, will present Leadership eXperience Summit Leading Diversity: From Then to Now 1-4 p.m. in Action A (TRTR 4202) on TR Campus. Additional presenters include TCC personnel Steven LeMons, Mike Baumgardner, Sophia Garcia and Robin Birt.

Feb. 21-22 SE Campus career services will assist students who are looking for jobs, building a résumé or have questions about a career choice 9-11 a.m. in the Main Commons. For more information, contact Darrel Whitsell at 817-515-3596.

Feb. 22 South financial aid director Jolynn Sprole will present Free Money: Applying for Scholarships 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the SSTU Texas Room on South Campus. Sprole will speak to students about securing scholarship money for their education.

Feb. 22 TR counselor Lori Leach will present Calming Test Anxiety, a CAS Lunchtime Workshop, noon-1 p.m. in the Discover Room (TRTR 3102)

Feb. 23 TR center for academic success coordinator Stephanie Blakely will present How to Read a Textbook, a CAS Lunchtime Workshop, noon-1 p.m. in the Discover Room (TRTR 3102).

Feb. 23 SE Campus is hosting a stress management seminar 9:35-10:30 a.m. in the North Ballroom presented by advisor Joyce Fisher. The seminar can help students learn skills for avoiding stress anxiety at both school and home. For more information, contact Michael Eason at 817-515-3582.

Feb. 24 Chancellor Erma Johnson Hadley will talk to students and faculty 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the North Ballroom on SE Campus. Students can tell Hadley their thoughts and ideas. For more information, contact Amy Staley at 817-515-3103.

Feb. 24, March 1 NW Campus health services will offer Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers, which includes performing CPR with a bag valve mask. The course will cost $15, lasts 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in WACB 1123 and is open to anyone 18 and older. However, only health care providers will have access to a bag valve mask in most situations. Call 817-515-7790 for more information or to register.

Feb. 25 TR Campus will host Résumé Writing and Interview Techniques, an All-Stars Leadership Workshop 1:15-2:15 p.m. in TREF 1501C.

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