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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of May 24, 2021

Tue, 25 May, 2021 at 11:47 am

 

Week of May 24, 2021

 

Fall Registration is Open!

Registration for the Fall semester is OPEN! Stay on the path to achieve your educational goals and secure your spot today. View available classes at https://webschedule.smccd.edu/ Fall semester begins August 18, 2021.

 

FCC Launches Emergency Broadband Benefit

The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible families and households who are struggling to stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. Qualifying households on Tribal lands can receive a discount of up to $75 per month for service. Eligible households can also receive a discount of up to $100 for the purchase of a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers. For more info, please visit: fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit or by calling 833-511-0311.

 

Fall Global Virtual Team Internship Program

Intern internationally from home this fall to complete a team project for a company in Australia, Canada, England, India, Japan, South Africa, or the U.S. (New York or San Francisco). Internships run from September 13 – December 3, 2021. Apply here by Thursday, May 27, 2021 to be considered for the Fall Global Virtual Team Internship Program and its accompanying scholarship. To learn more, please visit the Fall 2021 Global Virtual Internship page or view the recording from our information meeting earlier this month. Read about a student’s story from this semester’s program here. To schedule a meeting with a study abroad advisor, please visit smccd.edu/goabroad or email studyabroad@smccd.edu.

 

May 22-28

Final examinations (day & evening classes) – Cañadians, you’ve got this!

 

May 28

Day & evening classes end

 

2020 & 2021 Virtual Commencement Ceremonies

2020 Virtual Commencement at 5:30 p.m.
2021 Virtual Commencement at 7 p.m.
canadacollege.edu/commencement

Due to the emergence of COVID-19 early last year, Cañada College did not hold a 2020 commencement ceremony but promised our 2019–2020 graduates one at a future date. On Friday, May 28, 2021, Cañada Collegewill premiere the 2020 Virtual Commencement ceremony on YouTube at 5:30 p.m. The event will be followed by the 2021 Virtual Commencement at 7 p.m. Both ceremonies will be available to watch any time after the premiere. Help celebrate our grads and tag your Facebook or Instagram with hashtags: #icangrad2020, #icangrad2021, #cañadacollege, and #cañadagrads. Visit canadacollege.edu/commencement  for more information.

 

May 29

Migration Celebration

5-6 p.m.
Zoom Registration: https://tinyurl.com/MCINTEREST2021

The SMCCCD Dream Center Task-force will be hosting an event to celebrate the accomplishments of graduating, transferring and or degree receiving. Undocumented/AB540 students, students from mixed status families, and/or active Dream Center student allies from across the District. There will be a ceremony, entertainment, graduate speakers, and more!

 

May 29-31

Declared Recess for Memorial Day

 

June 7-11

Virtual Summer JAMS

Register at: https://canadacollege.edu/jam/

Join for the virtual summer JAMS online! The June JAMS are free to all students and are a great way to prepare for upcoming Math, English or ESL courses. For more information, and to sign up, visit https://canadacollege.edu/jam/.

 

June 10

EOPS End of Year Celebration

5 p.m.
Zoom Registration: https://smccd.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_LSnApZQ_QgOwpKCGbBrUrA

Faculty, staff, students and administrators are welcome to attend! This special event is to recognize our EOPS students who are graduating and/or transferring to a university. It will include: Student Speakers, EOPS Student Awards, Faculty Acknowledgements, Individually Recognizing Student Graduates and Transfer Students.

 

June 14

Summer session begins

 

 

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