What's Happening at Cañada: Week of February 13, 2023

Tue, 14 February, 2023 at 12:49 pm
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Week of February 13, 2023

Spring 2023 Registration is Open and it's FREE!

Registration is open to all students for the Spring 2023 Semester. You can view the schedule of courses now on WebSchedule and register for courses on WebSMART. The Spring 2023 Semester is free, and Cañada will waive enrollment fees for students who reside in San Mateo County. Some exceptions apply; see our Free College FAQ for more information.


Add a Late Start Class to Your Schedule! 

Cañada also offers many late-start classes that are open for registration. Check out Late-Start Classes on WebSchedule to see what late-start classes are available. 


Student Volunteers Needed for Professional Photo Shoot 

Do you want to be the face of Cañada? Join us for a professional photo shoot on Wednesday, March 8! These photos will be used in promotional materials for the school, including digital and printed materials. You may even end up on an advertisement for the school on social media, a bus, or on our website! Interested? Details are below!

When & Where: Wednesday, March 8, 2023 on the Cañada Campus

Other Important Information:

  • Participants cannot wear any clothes with logos or brand names
  • Cañada clothing is highly encouraged
  • All participants will be required to sign a photo release form
  • Sign up for what sessions you would like to participate in
  • Bring your smiles and be camera-ready!

To participate in the photo shoot, please fill out this form.

Library Newsletter

In the Cañada Library’s February newsletter, you will find informational resources regarding Black history and culture available to stream or check out. The Library has e-books, graphic novels, books and more available. Meet some of our Librarians or sign up for a Library Workshop! Topics covered include: fact checking, citations, Microsoft Word and Google Slides. Workshops will also be offered en Español! Faculty, please check out the newsletter and schedule a Library instructional session for your class. The Library team can work with your class on using databases, citations, evaluating resources and more!


Campus Shuttle

The Cañada College shuttle will run direct service Monday-Friday to/from Cañada and East Palo Alto through May 26, 2023. Visit canadacollege.edu/shuttle for the latest schedule updates.


Masking Requirement 

San Mateo County’s current Community Level is LOW, and face masks are strongly recommended, but not required indoors at any SMCCCD facility except for those designated as a healthcare facility. Masks are located at various locations throughout all buildings. As the San Mateo County Community Level changes, updated information will be provided to students, employees, and visitors. To track San Mateo County’s COVID Community Level, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.


Upcoming Events

For a complete listing of events, visit: https://events.canadacollege.edu/



Free Groceries at Cañada College – Weekly Food Distribution

11 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Parking Lot 6


Monday, February 13-16

Time Management: Making the Clock Work for You (The Student Success Series)

All Day Daily (to Feb 16)
Building 9 (2nd Floor), Learning Center 


Monday, February 13-16

The Student Success Series 

Building 9 (2nd Floor), Learning Center

All students are welcome to a week of workshops of The Learning Center’s Student Success Series. Come learn the tips and strategies successful students use to thrive in their classes and accomplish their academic goals.

Monday, February 13, from 2-2:50 p.m., Vince Fitzgerald presents “Time Management: Making the Clock Work For You.”

Monday, February 13, from 3-3:50 p.m., Maureen Wiley presents “How to Take Great Notes in Class.”

Tuesday, February 14, from 2-2:50 p.m., Jonathan MacSwain presents “Prepping in Earnest: Your Backpack, Your Success.”

Wednesday, February 15, from 1-1:50 p.m., Julian Taylor presents “Unlocking the Secrets of Your Textbook.

Thursday, February 16, from 2-2:50 p.m., Vince Fitzgerald presents “Understanding the Writing Process.” 


Tuesday, February 14

Deadline to Petition for Associate Degree for Transfer


Club Rush

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Grove (Building 5) 


Wednesday, February 15

Map Your Pathway to SF State

3:30-4:30 p.m.


Men’s Basketball vs Skyline

7-10 p.m.
Building 1 Gym


Thursday, February 16

APA Basics

1-2 p.m.
Building 9, Room 312 


Men’s Baseball vs Shasta

2-5 p.m.
Colts Field


Saturday, February 17- Monday, February 20

Declared Recess for Lincoln’s Birthday & President’s Day (No Classes & Cañada Offices and Services Closed)


Friday, February 17

Women’s Tennis vs Monterey Peninsula

11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Cañada Tennis Court


Men’s Baseball vs Shasta

1-4 p.m.
Colts Field


Men’s Basketball vs San Mateo

5-8 p.m.
Building 1 Gym


Saturday, February 18

Men’s Baseball vs Shasta

1-4 p.m.
Colts Field


Tuesday, February 21

Microsoft Word Basics

1-2 p.m.
Building 9, Room 312 


Study in Barcelona Info Session

4-5 p.m.


¿Qué te ofrece la biblioteca?

4-5 p.m.
Building 9, Room 312 


Wednesday, February 22

Black Excellence Event with Stephanie Johnson

1 p.m.
Building 5, Room 223 


Understanding MLA

2- 2:30 p.m.


Understanding APA

3-3:30 p.m.


Thursday, February 23

Veteran Resource & Opportunity Center

12-2 p.m.
Building 9, Room 151 


Planning for Transfer Success Workshop

2-3 p.m.


Men’s Baseball vs Laney

2-5 p.m.
Colt’s Field


Movie Night: Viola Davis in the Woman King

5:30-7:30 p.m.
Building 9, Room 307 


Saturday, February 25

Google Slides: Getting Started with your Presentation

12-1 p.m.


Monday, February 27

Starting Your Research: Picking a Topic

1-2 p.m.


Tuesday, February 28

Human Behavior and Culture Transfer Success Workshop

1:15- 2:15 p.m.

For disability-related accommodations, please email: canvpss@smccd.edu or call (650) 306-3234.

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