The Transfer Fair will be held on Wednesday, October 29 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm in the Physical Education Building. More than 100 college and university representatives from across the country will be on campus to speak with students about transfer opportunities. Click here for the list of college’s attending the Transfer Fair.
The book selection for 2014-2015 is Running For My Life by Lopez Lomong. The college community will be reading this book about the author’s rise from his youth as a barefoot “Lost Boy” of the Sudan to his successes as a U.S. Olympian.
In tandem with our reading of Running for My Life, we are holding a one-mile run/walk/roll on Thursday, November 6. Benefits go to the Foundation Scholarship Fund for Student Veterans. The event will start here at the college at the gym at 4:00 p.m. For details, visitwww.mysunywcc.org/fye
Students, faculty and their classes, and staff members are all invited to a special presentation by the author himself on November 13.
Paul Krugman, 2008 Nobel Prize winner for Economics, New York Times columnist, and professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, will speak to members of the college community on Friday, October 17 at 1:00 p.m. Krugman will discuss “Poverty: Misconceptions and Realities.”
Academic Arts Building Theatre
Parking available in lot # 4
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 1:00 P.M.
You may still add Late Start extension center classes to your fall schedule. https://mywcc.sunywcc.edu/
Our pilot program to reduce paper waste was so successful that we are making it permanent. Students will be given a $25.00 printing credit; if necessary, they may request a credit for an additional $25.00 of printing. Click here for details.
Our Virginia Marx Children’s Center was just reaccredited by the National Association of the Education of Young Children. Congratulations! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cj1iVCeKijI&list=UUGrf45DsSznddT4mlJPnJ0A
Our big Student Involvement Fair is coming up on Wednesday, September 17 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the Student Center Lawn. Get information on more than sixty clubs, organizations, and sports teams. Here’s a video from the last fair. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAACpeTBHwM&list=UUGrf45DsSznddT4mlJPnJ0A
And here is a link to other September student club events.
Smoked lately? Interested in getting paid for a study whether you quit smoking or not? The University of Rochester is offering our students up to $45 to participate in a new study. Click here for more information. https://redcap.urmc.rochester.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=uzInNVMiT9