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Advising Month Fall 2013

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Commit to Complete: Advising Month Fall 2013

Throughout October, advisors at each college will be shifting gears to provide one-on-one assistance with planning for Spring 2014 and ensuring your academic program and classes align with your academic and career goals. Participate in Advising Month events at any of the seven City Colleges for the opportunity to:           

  • Review your Education Plan and stay on track for graduation
  • Learn how to make the most of the GradesFirst academic advising tool
  • Explore your career options through Focus 2 workshops
  • Learn about your transfer options      

          

Monday, October 28

Workshops           

Workshop Sign-Up Kiosk - Malcolm X College (Student Union, 11 am - 1 pm)          

GradesFirst Workshop - Truman College (McKeon Building-Room 146, 11 am - 12 pm)   

GradesFirst Drop-in Workshop - Olive-Harvey College (Transfer Center - 11 - 11:30 am & 1:30 - 2 pm)   

Focus 2 Careers Workshop - Daley College (Room 146, 1 pm)   


Transfer Events          

Transfer (Liberal Arts Focus) - Wilbur Wright College (Room S100, 12:30 - 1:30 pm & 4:30 - 5:30 pm)          


Movie Series          

Business Administration and Becoming an Entrepreneur - Olive-Harvey College (Lobby, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm)            

College Visits          

American Inter-Continental University - Harold Washington College (Lobby, 10 am - 1 pm)         

Roosevelt University - Truman College (Lobby, 1 pm - 4 pm)       


          

Tuesday, October 29

Workshops           

Choose a Career! - Malcolm X College (Room 0538A, 11 am - 12 pm & 4 - 5 pm)          

Focus 2 Career Workshop - Truman College (McKeon Building-Room 146, 12 - 1 pm)           


College Visits           

Purdue University - Harold Washington College (Lobby, 10 am - 1 pm)           

Kendall College - Truman College (Main Lobby, 10 am - 1 pm)           

Chicago State University - Kennedy-King College (Room W-118, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm)           


Transfer Events           

College Fair - Wright College (Campus Center, 10 am - 2 pm)         

Transfer Tuesdays - Olive-Harvey College (Foyer, 11 am - 1 pm)         

Transfer 101: Choosing the Right College for You - Wright College (Room S100, 12:30 - 2 pm)          

Criminal Justice Programs at 4-Year Universities - Daley College (Faculty Lounge, 1:30 pm)          

Transfer 101 - Kennedy-King College (Room W-118, 4 - 5 pm)          


          

Wednesday, October 30

Workshops           

my.ccc.edu Bootcamp - Harold Washington College (Room 481, 9 am - 2 pm & 5 pm)           

Choose a Career! (Nursing) - Malcolm X College (Room 2205, 12:30 - 1:30 pm)           

GradesFirst Drop-in Workshop - Olive-Harvey College (Room 0538A, 12:30 - 1 pm & - 2:30 - 3 pm)          

Focus Area: Business -Wright College (Room A311, 12:30 - 1:30 pm; Room A209, 4:30 - 5:30 pm)           


College Visits           

DePaul University - Truman College (Main Lobby, 10 am - 1 pm)           

Kendall College - Truman College (Main Lobby, 10 am - 1 pm)          

Governor's State University - Truman College (Room W-118, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm)          


Transfer Events           

Transfer (Science Focus) - Wright College (Room S100, 12:30 - 1:30 pm & 4:30 - 5:30 pm)          

Transfer 101 - Kennedy-King College (Room W-118, 4 - 5 pm)          


Career Events           

Explore Careers with the Chicago Police Dept. - Daley College (President's Conference Room, 1:30 pm)          


Speaker Series          

Panel Discussion on Focus Area pathways - Olive-Harvey (Foyer, 1 - 3 pm)          


          

Thursday, October 31

Workshops           

Choose a Career! - Malcolm X College (Room 0538A, 12:30 - 1:30 pm & 4 - 5 pm)           

PTK Scholarship Workshop - Wright College (Room S100, 3:30 pm - 4:30​ pm)           


College Visits           

NEIU (STEM Majors) - Wright College (Room S100, 10 am - 3 pm)           

Smith College and Mt. Holyoke Info Session - Wright College (Room S103, 10 am - 3 pm)           

Smith College & Mt. Holyoke Reception - Harold Washington College (Room 102, 3 - 4:30 pm)           


Career Events           

Explore Careers with the CIA - Daley College (President's Conference Room, 1:30 pm)          


Advising Events          

Mobile Advising - Truma College (Cafeteria, 10 am - 1 pm)          


          

Friday, November 1

Workshops           

Focus 2 Career Workshop - Olive-Harvey College (Computer Lab TBD, 10 - 11 am)   


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