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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of March 5, 2018

Tue, 6 March, 2018 at 8:33 am

Week of March 5, 2018

March 6

Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Monterey Peninsula College

2 p.m.
Colts Baseball Field

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Monterey Peninsula College!

Building 23 Groundbreaking Ceremony

2:30 p.m.
Parking Lot 1A

Join the college community in celebrating the Groundbreaking Ceremony of Cañada’s new Science & Technology Building! Refreshments will be served.

March 7

University Representative Visit: Menlo College

10 a.m. –1 p.m.
The Grove

Come meet representatives from Menlo College.

DREAM Center Policy Briefing

11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Social Sciences Hub (Building. 9, Room 307

Please join the DREAM Center for a Policy Briefing event where policy expert Bill Ong Hing, Professor of Law and Migration Studies at the University of San Francisco will speak. Come learn the facts about all the new changes in immigration policy including DACA, TPS and more! 

STEM Speaker Series

5-6 p.m.
Building 6, Room 101/102

Steven Jimenez, Software Engineer at SurveyMonkey, presents: Latino in Tech: What I’ve learned.

March 8

Flex Day (No Classes)

March 9

How to Address Prison Injustice in Educational Programs

12-2:30 p.m.
Building 3, Room 142

A presentation by Dr. Marc Morje Howard, Professor of Government and Law at Georgetown University & Director of the Prisons and Justice Initiative. Lunch will be served.

March 12 & 13

Comb Your Hair or You’ll Look Like a Slave: The Untold Story of Black Women Everywhere

March 12 at 7:30 p.m.
March 13 at 11 a.m.
FLEX Theatre (Building 3, Room 129)

Playwright and Cañada alum, Leelee Jackson presents both an observation and a testimony, "Comb Your Hair Or You'll Look Like A Slave.” This play  explores the violence black women face, starting from the very top of their heads.  It ventures through why some black girls don’t swim and addresses strong, insulting comments.

March 13-15

Finalist Forums for Vice President of Instruction 

Student Forum:  11:15 a.m. – 12 p.m. Pizza will be served!
Campus Forum: 2:15-3:15 p.m. Light refreshments will be available.

Building 6, Room 101/102

Meet the final candidates for Vice President of Instruction! Learn more about each finalist and engage in a Q & A format with them. This also provides an opportunity for the candidates to meet the outstanding students, staff, faculty and administration which make our campus community so unique.

March 13

University Representative Visit: Notre Dame de Namur

10 a.m. –1 p.m.
The Grove

Come meet representatives from Notre Dame de Namur.

Cañada Women’s Tennis vs. San Francisco City College

2 p.m.
Cañada College Tennis Court

Cheer on the Colts as they take on San Francisco City College!

March 14

Pi Day

9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Upper Lawn

Bring your Spring 2018 Cañada Student Body Card and join Student Senate and the STEM Center to enjoy free pie and the celebration of mathematics.

Mocktail Hour at the Library

12:30-2:30 p.m.
Building 9, Third Floor

Come hang out with the Library with a mocktail and snacks. Librarians will promote graphic novel collection to students, and other library resources while students staff, faculty and administrators enjoy delicious non-alcoholic mixed drinks and snacks. Students will have the opportunity to make buttons they can take home!

STEM Speaker Series

5-6 p.m.
Building 6, Room 101/102

Ricardo Olivares, Space Biology Deputy Project Manager at NASA Ames Research Center presents: Launching into Micro G.
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