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Week of March, 18

Compiled by Josiah Thomas, Campus Life Editor


Detroit Zoo On Campus Recruiting

March 18

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Henry’s Food Court, VisTaTech Center

Representatives from the Detroit Zoo will be on hand to discuss job opportunities and accept resumes from interested applicants. Please dress business in casual and bring copies of your resume. For more information, please contact the Career Services Office at 734-462-4421 or careerservices@schoolcraft.edu.

Divorce Solution Essentials – Ask An Attorney

March 18

4 to 6 p.m.

Hinkle Center, Main Floor of McDowell

Ask An Attorney provides an opportunity to ask an attorney about divorce and family law.

 

An attorney will be available to speak with individuals privately about divorce and family law. Participants will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis. Anyone interested may sign in beginning at 3:30 p.m. on the day of the program. For more information, please contact the Hinkle Center at 734-462-4443 or hinklecenter@schoolcraft.edu.

Fighting Sleep Deprivation: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Improving Sleep Quality

March 19

10 to 11 a.m.

Liberal Arts, Rm. 200

This lecture will examine the most dangerous epidemic in the world—sleep deprivation. It will look at the science of sleep and why it is perceived in our society in a dismissive way. Practical steps will be offered to improve the quality of sleep drawing from biology, psychology, and mindfulness.

Dr. Steven Fischer has been practicing Clinical Psychology for over 36 years. He uses a holistic approach in treating problems of adults which integrates psychotherapy, nutrition, mindfulness meditation, and spirituality. For more information, contact Helen Ditouras at hditoura@schoolcraft.edu or at

734-462-7263.

Radicals and Exponents Workshop

March 19

5 to 6:30 p.m.

Bradner Library, Rm. 105 or online via Webinar

Join the Learning Support Services to see how radicals and exponents fit into equation-solving. We will define radicals and exponents, explain how they are used in mathematics, and learn how to solve radical equations and equations with exponents, also exploring the relationships between the two. For directions and access to the live webinar, visit the Learning Center’s online workshop page at  http://schoolcraft.edu/lac/success-seminars-and-workshops/online-workshops.

For more information, contact the Learning Center at lc@schoolcraft.edu (734)-462-4436.

Game and Educational Gamification Resources

March 20

2 to 3 p.m.

Bradner Library, Room 105

Join librarian Joseph Miller for a discussion of gaming resources. A wide variety of educational gaming resources will be shared. This Bradner library workshop is designed for Schoolcraft College students, faculty and staff. CEU’s will be available.

For more information, contact Joseph Miller at jmiller@schoolcraft.edu 734-462-7674

Business Legal Issues

March 20

4 to 7 p.m.

Radcliff Center, Rm. 660

Fee: $45

Manage compliance and stay up to date on the legal and business environment in which your business operates.  Topics covered include: tax and liability issues, basic elements of a contract, collections, licenses, registrations, employment and property issues, leasing and insurance.  In addition, business owners will receive information about the optimum organizational structure to avoid unnecessary legal issues. For more information contact the Business Development Center at 734-462-4438 or visit their website at http://www.schoolcraft.edu/bdc

Government Contracting 101

March 21

9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Jeffress Center, Rm. 122

Fee: $45

What does it take to become a successful government contractor? What services and resources are available to a small business pursuing the government market? Find out what it takes to sell your goods and services to the federal government and the State of Michigan. In addition, learn about the services and continuous support the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) has available to help your company with the contracting process.

Contact Kara or Shannon via email at ptac@schoolcraft.edu or by phone at 734-462-4438 for more info.

International Learning Support – St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

March 21

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bradner Library, Rm. 110

International Learning Support (ILS) invites international students to join us for our St. Patrick’s Day Celebration! They will have Irish-themed games, food, and activities, and we will read traditional Irish stories and folklore. Students are welcome to drop by at any time.

For more information, contact Hollie Reynolds at hreynold@schoolcraft.edu or at 734-462-4436.

Freedom House Presentation

Mar 22

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Liberal Arts, Room 200

The Schoolcraft College Honors Program and The International Institute invite you to join Honors Scholar Marie Chantal Nyrirahategekimana, for a panel discussion on the plight of refugees and the role that Freedom House plays in assisting refugees in Michigan.

Along with Freedom House alumni and staff, Nyrirahategekimana will share personal stories including experiences in their countries of origin and the challenges faced arriving in the United States. An interactive Q & A will follow the presentation. This event is free and the public is welcome. Please consider supporting Freedom House with the following donations:

paper towels, toilet paper, soap (shea/cocoa butter), toothbrushes, toothpaste and other appropriate toiletries

Donations can be dropped of at the event or any the following locations: Counseling Office, LAC (Library), Student Activities Center, Honors Office (LA 524), Bio Classroom or Chem Classroom.

For more information, contact Nicole Margosian-Galindo ngalindo@schoolcraft.edu or at 734-462-7671.

T-Bone N Weasel Dinner Theatre

Mar 22 and 23

6:30 to 10 p.m.

Dinner: VisTaTech Center

Performance: Liberal Arts, James Hartman Theatre

Director Joseph Zettelmaier bring to life Jon Klein’s comedy of William “Weasel” Weasel and T-Bone, two ex-cons with dreams that are larger than their intellects.  This outlaw odd couple travel the back-roads of South Carolina just trying to make their way and encounter a series of wild characters and wilder adventures, all to the rocking tunes of Creedence Clearwater Revival.

Zettelmaier’s production will tell the story in a combined format of stage play and radio drama.  This Americana comedy is unlike anything you’ve ever seen or heard.

For information and updates, please join the Theater Department’s mailing list by email at theatre@schoolcraft.edu