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Sept. 11
The NE Campus Language Institute kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month with The Current Political Scene in Mexico 6:30-9 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615). Rocío del Carmen Dalel Cortés, executive director of the Instituto Mexicano de Español y Cultura, will speak about the current political climate in Mexico following the national election July 1. This event is free to attend. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688 or Jaime Palmer at 817-515-6932.

Now-Sept. 20
TR Campus students, faculty and staff are invited to volunteer for the Botanical Research Institute of Texas service project 2-5 p.m. Sept. 20. Volunteers will work outdoors removing invasive plants from the native prairie as well as inside documenting plant specimens. Those wishing to participate can sign up at www.tccd.student-hub.com. For more information, contact Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1194 or laura.escamilla@tccd.edu.

Now-Oct. 6
The SE Campus library will host The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and “The Yellow Wall-Paper.” Developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, the traveling exhibit consists of six screens that will explore the 19th century feminist author’s semi-autobiography and her experiences after being prescribed the rest cure. Books on the subject will also be displayed.

Sept. 5
A graphing workshop will be held 10-11 a.m. in ESCT 3205 on SE Campus.

Sept. 5
NE Campus health services will administer free, confidential HIV/syphilis testing 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in NSTU 1704A. Testing is open to the public, and appointments are encouraged. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 817-515-6056.

Sept. 5
The SE Campus math department will provide a signed numbers workshop 11 a.m.-noon in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 5
Part one of the Diabetes Empowerment Education Program luncheon series will take place in the SSTU Forum Room on South Campus 12:30-1:30 p.m. Community outreach educator for the JPS Health Network Toya Norton will speak. Drinks and a snack will be provided.

Sept. 5
NE Campus will present Student Success Seminar: Navigating myTCC and WebAdvisor 12:30-1:30 p.m. in NSTU 1615. Jeannete Jacobs, academic support services coordinator, will help students familiarize themselves with TCC’s learning management system. The seminar will include information on how to check grades, submit homework assignments and access class information. For more information, call 817-515-6688.

Sept. 5
SE Campus will have a laws of exponents workshop 1-2 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 6
A signed numbers workshop will be held 8:30-9:30 a.m. in ESCT 3205 on SE Campus.

Sept. 6
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive and marrow donor registry 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on South Campus. The blood drive will be on the SSTU patio, and the marrow registry will be in the SSTU foyer outside 1102.

Sept. 6
The NW Veterans Connect kickoff will be 12:30-2 p.m. in the Michael Saenz Conference Room (WACB 1123). The program will focus on helping students connect to faculty who have served as well.

Sept. 6
A solving equations and inequalities workshop will be held 1-2 p.m. in ESCT 3205 on SE Campus.

Sept. 6
SE Campus’ math department will have an order of operations workshop 2-3 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 7
Students are invited to Habitat for Humanity’s service project Weatherize a Home. The event involves repairing exterior and interior fixtures, painting and replacing parts. The project will be on East Cannon Street in Fort Worth. Volunteers can sign up to participate at tccd.student-hub.com. For more information, contact student services associate Laura Escamilla at 817-515-1194.

Sept. 7
CPR classes will be 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in WTLO 4104-C on NW Campus. Participants will learn life-saving skills in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation and will receive a certificate upon successful completion. Cost is $15. Registration is required. Contact Thoy Fongsamouth at 817-515-7603 to sign up.

Sept. 7
SE Campus’ math department will provide a
solving equations and inequalities workshop 2:30-3:30 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 10-Oct. 8
The Bill of Rights will be exhibited in the SE Campus library. The historical document, photographs and other constitutional amendments will be presented on 12 freestanding photomontage posters.

Sept. 10-14
SE Campus will provide a series of student success seminars during Fall Learning Skills Week in the North Ballroom. Session topics will include study strategies, choosing a major, writing and many others. For more information, contact the SE advising and counseling center at 817-515-3590.

Sept. 10
An arithmetic workshop will be held 9:30-10:30 a.m. in ESCT 3205 on SE Campus.

Sept. 10
SE Campus will present a laws of exponents workshop 10:40-11:40 a.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 10
The first of eight weekly Zumba classes will meet 5-6 p.m. in the SHPE gym on South Campus. No reservation is required, and all fitness levels are invited. Attendees are encouraged to dress for exercise.

Sept. 11
SE Campus will show a video 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. in ESCT HUB of student interviews discussing the impact 9/11 had on their lives.

Sept. 11
SE Campus will present a graphing workshop 1-2 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 11
An arithmetic workshop will be held 2:15-3:15 in ESCT 3205 on SE Campus.

Sept. 11-12
A service fair by the TR Campus Community Partners will give students and community members a chance to observe the services available to them in the area. Student organizations as well as students from all campuses are encouraged to visit the TR Idea Store 7:30-11 a.m.

Sept. 11, 18
The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program “Brown Bag” Series will be 12:30-1:30 p.m. in WTLO 4104C on NW Campus. The series will cover the importance of self-care, nutrition and physical activity for people who are diabetic and those who are at risk (one does not have to be diabetic to attend). Healthy snacks will be provided. For reservations, call health services at 817-515-7603.

Sept. 11, 22
Anxieties about math classes will be relieved in the South Campus Math Anxiety workshop, which will meet twice (noon-1 p.m. and 5-6 p.m.) on Sept. 11 and noon-1 p.m. on Sept. 22 in the Texas Room (SSTU 2210).

Sept. 12
Health services will provide free HIV/AIDS screening 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in ESEC 2118 on SE Campus.

Sept. 12
The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program will meet for a second time 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Forum Room (SSTU 2207) on South Campus. Students are encouraged to bring their lunch. Drinks and
a light snack will be provided. Call health services at 817-515-4531 to reserve seats.

Sept. 12
NE Campus student development services presents Conflict Resolution 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615). Student support coordinator Kateeka J. Miller will discuss positive reactions and resolutions for dealing with conflict. The session will give students insight into how to effectively manage conflict in different situations. This event is free to attend. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Sept. 12
SE Campus math department will sponsor an order of operations workshop 2-3 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 12-13
SE Campus career services will have an open house 9-11 a.m. in ESEE 2103. Students can enjoy free refreshments while meeting the staff and learning about the different services provided.

Sept. 13-14
SE Campus will host a Club Expo 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 13 and 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Sept. 14 in the Commons. Students can speak with representatives about more than 40 campus clubs and organizations.

Sept. 13
SE Campus will present a solving equations/inequalities workshop 10-11 a.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 13
Student Success Seminar: Managing Your Time, Balancing Multiple Roles will be held 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Center Corner (NSTU 1615). History instructor Andy Hollinger will provide examples of how to manage and use time wisely and explain how students can formulate an effective study plan for a successful college career. For more information, contact student activities at 817-515-6688.

Sept. 13
Health services coordinator Tina Ingram will present Go Ahead — Laugh Your Stress Away 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Forum Room (SSTU 2207) on South Campus. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

Sept. 13
SE Campus math department will provide a factoring workshop 3-4 p.m. in ESCT 3205.

Sept. 14
NE Campus student activities will host the Student/Advisor Organization Luncheon 12:30-2 p.m. in NSTU 1615A. Various staff members will discuss changes in policy and upcoming events. For more information, call 817-515-6688.

Sept. 15
NE Campus health services will provide free, confidential HIV/syphilis testing 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in NSTU 1704A. The testing is open to the public and free of charge. Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome. For more information or to arrange an appointment, contact health services at 817-515-6056.

Sept. 18
Employers on Campus, a NW Campus event 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the WTLO lobby, will give students an opportunity to network with employers and learn more about what types of jobs they are promoting. This venue will focus only on companies that have current job openings. Students are encouraged to dress professionally as they would for job interviews.

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