September’s Upcoming Events!

Check it out! September is loaded with exciting events!

Constitution Day!

WCC is celebrating Constitution Day! Join us as we learn more about our nation’s most revered document!

Date: Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: WCC Student Center Cafeteria

 

Backyard Social!

Listen to cool tunes, play volleyball and games while eating FREE delicious root beer floats!

Date: Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: WCC Community Park

 

Legal Issues in Nursing Workshop!

Lunch and Learn Workshop hosted for WCC Nursing & Healthcare Students: Learn how a nurse’s actions and documentation can be twisted by an experienced attorney, even if they believe they did nothing wrong. Valuable lessons for any healthcare student. The workshop includes a mock deposition, presented by Marian W. Ratton, an attorney who is also an RN.

Date: Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: GL Conference Room⇒

RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/LegalIssuesNursing2014 

Price: FREE!

 

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease!

Everyone has a reason to end Alzheimer’s Disease. Join us for the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s! Be a part of the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Togheter, we walk on behalf of our families, our friends, and our future. Who will you walk for?

Date: Sunday, September 28th, 2014

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: WCC Community Park

JOIN OUR TEAM TODAY at: http://tinyurl.com/AlzheimerwalkteamWCC 

 

Lunch with the President!

The winners of this contest will enjoy a FREE lunch with WCC’s president Dr. Rose Bellanca! Lunches will take place at various times throughout the semester.

Sign-up today at: http://tinyurl.com/wcclunchcontest

 

Cedar Point Sales Date

Tickets go on sale: Monday, September 22 at the Cashier’s Office, 2nd floor of the Student Center Building. The Cashier’s Office opens at 8:30 a.m.

Event Date: 10/4/14

Time: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m.

Location: Cedar Point, Sandusky Ohio

Price: $35. Includes admission, motor-coach transportation, and a wristband good for free water and soft drinks all day.

We’re heading to Cedar Point “Halloweekends,” and want you to join us. Have a terrifyingly good time racing through haunted houses, running through terror zones, and riding freaky roller coasters!

Lunch and Learn Workshop: Legal Issues and Nursing

Learn how a nurse’s actions and documentation can be twisted by an experienced attorney, even if they believe they did nothing wrong. Valuable lessons for any healthcare student! The workshop includes a mock deposition, presented by Marian W. Ratton, an attorney who is also an R.N.

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Noon-2 p.m.

GL Conference Room

Free and lunch is provided

RSVP required: http://tinyurl.com/LegalIssuesNursing2014

 

 

 

Student Activities Officer – Wanted! – Apply Before 9/7/14

Student Development and Activities is looking for a new student employee! If you are awesome, enthusiastic and customer service-driven, this may be the job for you:

https://jobs.wccnet.edu/postings/5964

The Part-Time Student Activities – Student Officer is responsible for assisting with the daily operations of the Student Activities office. This position reports to the Director of Student Development and Activities.

This is a student general fund position and all applicants must commit to being enrolled in classes at WCC for at least one year: Fall, Winter, Spring/Summer. This position is a long term professional development experience and may last up to two full years (six consecutive semesters).

Position Summary:
This position is designed to introduce student leaders to various professional development opportunities. Each Student Officer rotates their focus of responsibility (under guidance of a mentor) every semester to develop skills and experience in the following areas:
• Student Activities: Planning and overseeing extra and co-curricular events.
• Student Organizations: Providing support to student club leaders and advisers
• Student Development: Providing marketing, team leadership and customer-service support.

 

Call for Non-Traditional Student Study Participation

Call for Non-Traditional Student Study Participation – From Our Colleague at Mott Community College

I am a doctoral student who is conducting interviews with students who attend Washtenaw Community College and are age 27 or older. Your commitment would include an interview with the researcher to discuss your reasons for attending school at this time in your life. The interview should take no more than one hour of your time and will take place mid to late September.

Your participation in the research is completely voluntary. All information collected, used or disclosed will be for research purposes only and destroyed after the research is completed.

No one will attempt to sell you anything based on your participation.

If you are interested in participating please call to answer a few preliminary questions at 810-241-2323 or email me at mec72799@email.phoenix.edu

If interested please contact me as soon as possible because there are limited spaces for participants.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Madonna E. Carpenter-Jackson
810-241-2323

Mott Community College, Perkins Coordinator

Adjunct Faculty, Concordia University

Michigan Special Populations Association President