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The World Says No to War
TOMORROW! In the Seattle Center, thousands will gather to voice their opinions on and opposition to the war on Iraq. The ceremonies begin at 11:30 am with a rally at noon. From the Seattle Center, a march will begin at 1:00 and head down to the Immigration & Naturalization Service center in the Federal Building. Bring a red flower (real or not) to leave at the Federal Building.
Pat Gallagher of the ACLU will speak at SCC
Pat Gallagher of the American Civil Liberties Union will speak about the civil liberties of student at 2 p.m. on Tuesday the 18th of February, in Room 1102.
"Insatiable Appetite: The Government's Demand for New and Unnecessary Powers After September 11th" is sponsored by the Worldly Philosophers' and Dismal Scientists' Society.
Winter Quarter Free Workshops
Avoiding Plagiarism (APA Style): Learn how to avoid plagiarism and properly use American Psychological Association style from 11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m. Feb. 19 at the Academic Skills Center, Room 1501.
Avoiding Plagiarism (MLA Style): Learn how to avoid plagiarism and properly use MLA style from 12:30-1:20 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Academic Skills Center, Room 1501.
Research Basics: Get a tour and overview of how to find print and online materials using the library from 11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Library Research Lab, Room 4214.
Web Search Strategies: Learn how to make your Web searches more efficient and effective from 12:30-1:20 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Library Research Lab, Room 4214.
Nominations collected for commencement speakers
The Commencement Committee is accepting nominations for students and faculty speakers until Feb. 20. Nomination forms are available in the Student Programs office and at the FOSS building Information Desk. Commencement is at 2 p.m. June 8 in the gym.
Bowling for Brains
The Shoreline Breakfast Rotary Club and SCC Foundation are hosting Bowling for Brains from 6 to 10 p.m. March 13 at Spin Alley in Richmond Beach.
The event supports students from the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park area who will be attending Shoreline Community College. Registration is $160 per team of four, and includes all-you-can-eat hors d'oeuvres. Prizes will be awarded for the lowest and highest team scores, best-dressed team and best team name.
The registration deadline is March 5. Make checks payable to SCC Foundation. Call 546-4755 for more information.
Volunteers needed for Expanding Your Horizons conference
On March 18, high-school girls will visit SCC for the Expanding Your Horizons conference to learn about careers in math and science.
Volunteers are needed all day, from 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., to help the conference run smoothly. Student volunteers have the chance to be role models and mentors for these girls and to network with women in the fields of math and science.
A free lunch is provided for people who work more than four hours. Applications are available in the Women's Center, PUB 962, and on bulletin boards on the north end of campus. Call x4715 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Parent Child Center collects Labels for Education
The Parent Child Center is collecting Labels for Education. Drop labels off at the Parent-Child Center by April 29th. QFC awards 500 bonus labels every time someone purchases 25 products and uses the QFC Advantage card. Albertsons awards 100 bonus labels for the purchase of products. Visit www.labelsforeducation.org for a list of products and for more information. The goal is 1.5 million labels.
The annual Plan-A-Transfer program takes place at the University of Washington today. Admissions information will be discussed, as well as workshops on financial aid, honors, business programs, engineering, pre-medicine, and other topics. There will also be a departmental fair, with most undergraduate programs present.
The Shoreline CC van is leaving at 12:30 p.m. from the Metrobus area, taking students for free. Call 546-4559 or visit the Student Development Center in room 5229 to reserve space.
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