News Briefs – Vol 54 Issue 3, November 2, 2018

Diversity Career Fair

8 a.m.-12 p.m., Nov. 3; Edmonds Community College, Woodway Hall 202

Missed SCC’s career fairs? Edmonds Community College will be hosting another opportunity to get some advice on how to apply for faculty and administrative positions. Don’t forget your resume.

Employer of the Day: Odom Corporation

11 a.m.-1 p.m., Nov. 5; PUB

The Odom Corporation is now hiring. The family-owned distribution company delivers name-brand beverages to five different states and there are a number of full and part time positions. You can apply at

FAFSA Workshop

2:30-4 p.m., Nov. 5; Workforce Education Computer Lab

You can’t escape FAFSA if you want financial aid. Get some help on those forms.

Students of Color Conference Info session

10:30-11:30 a.m., Nov. 6; Rm. 9201

The Students of Color Conference is an annual event where students from community and technical colleges gather together to learn more about different cultures and backgrounds across the state. If you’re interested, this informational meeting will answer any questions you may have.

Drop-In Employment Coaching: Resumes, Interview Skills and More

4-5 p.m., Nov. 7; Workforce Education

If you missed Snohomish Employment Specialist Rob Lagman, he’s back to help jobless students. Here’s the opportunity to fine tune your interview skills and fix that resume.

21 Annual Student Scholarship Community Breakfast

7-8:30 a.m., Nov. 8; PUB Main Dining Room

Although it’s on the pricey side ($50 per person), the annual Student Scholarship Community Breakfast honors students who have earned SCC scholarships.

Washington Healthcare Enrollment Aid

10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Nov. 8; Workforce Education

It’s getting colder and there are nasty sicknesses going around. Get some info on finding reasonably priced health insurance so you’re prepared for the worst.

Mental Health First Aid Training

11 a.m-3:30 p.m., Nov. 2, 9

Mental health is no joke. SCC Counselor Sheryl Copeland will be hosting a Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training program so you can learn to help others who may be struggling with their own internal battles.

The program is split into two sessions and you must attend both in order to receive a MHFA handbook and certification. Email Copeland at [email protected] for registration details.

Study Abroad Fair and Passport Day

11 a.m.-1 p.m., Nov. 13; PUB

If you have any interest in going out of the country, SCC Study Abroad Manager Cory Anthony will be able to answer your questions. Seattle Passport Agency staff will also be available and can assist you with the passport process.