News Briefs – Vol 54 Issue 2, October 19, 2018

Fall Study Session

1:20-3 p.m., Oct. 19, 22, 24; Rm. 9301

The Multicultural Center on the third floor of the PUB will be hosting study sessions for anyone looking for a new place to cram for tests. There’ll be food and supplies, too.

Benefits Hub: Eating Well for Less

12:30-1:30 p.m., Oct. 22; Rm. 9201

There’s no need to spend your whole paycheck on food. The United Way’s Benefits Hub wants to help a starving student like you and will be holding an informational seminar on how to save money on grub.

FAFSA Workshop

2:30-4:00 p.m., Oct. 22; Rm. 5101

Filling out your FAFSA form is not fun — at least not alone. Luckily, a financial aid advisor on campus will be able to help ease the pain.

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

4-5 p.m., Oct. 24; Rm. 5101

Need a job and have a crappy resume? Ron Lagman, Employment Specialist from Worksource Snohomish, will be available to help with that problem. Also, he could teach you a thing or two about interviewing.

Fall 2018 International Transfer Fair

10 a.m.-12 p.m., Oct. 26; PUB Main Dining Room

A number of in-state and out-of-state schools from across the country will be parked right in SCC’s dining room. Feed them your questions, engage in over-the-table conversations about campus life and figure out if one of these schools is the one for you.

How To: Writing a Great College Admissions Essay

3:15-4:45 p.m., Oct. 30; Rm. 1402

One of the toughest parts about applying to college: the essay. Fear not, Phins. This workshop will be providing tips on how to write an eye-catching essay. Note: Students must be enrolled or have completed ENGL 101.

Advisors Out and About

10 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 31; Library

Winter Quarter registration starts in several weeks, so advisors will be available to talk with students in the library about what their next quarter plans are.