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Week of April, 15

Compiled by Josiah Thomas, Campus Life Editor

Divorce Solution Essentials – Ask an Attorney

April 15

4 to 6 p.m.

McDowell Center, Rm 119

“Ask an Attorney” provides an opportunity to ask an attorney about divorce and family law, and will have an attorney available to speak with individuals privately. Participants will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign-in begins at 3 p.m. This service is free of charge and open to the public. The event will be held in the Hinkle Center located on the main floor of the McDowell Student Center.

For more information, please contact the Hinkle Center at 734-462-4443 or hinklecenter@schoolcraft.edu.

Grad Fair

April 16 and 17

9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Main Campus Bookstore

Graduation is soon approaching, and the upcoming Grad Fair gives graduating students the chance to purchase material for the big day. A cap and gown will be available for purchase together for $30. Students will receive six tickets, and they are able to be put on a waitlist for additional tickets.

Launching Your New Business

April 16 and 18

6 to 8 p.m.

Applied Sciences Building, Rm. 376

Fee: $49

Join fellow aspiring entrepreneurs to evaluate the market potential of your product/service and learn about available resources to help launch your new business. Topics will include funding sources, developing your value proposition, using market research, and the basics for creating a business plan.

For more information, contact the Business Development Center at 734-462-4438 or visit their website at www.schoolcraft.edu/bdc

Project Management: Information Session

April 16

6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Biomedical Technology Center, Rm. 245

Schoolcraft College’s Continuing Education and Professional Development program is continuing its successful partnership with Q’vive, a local leader in innovation strategy and training, to offer Project Management Essentials and Exam Preparation.

This information session will cover the requirements of the program and the types of jobs that PMP or CAPM exam certification can lead to. Question and answer time will be included in session as well as an opportunity to meet the instructor.

For more information, contact Michelle Fuher at cepd@schoolcraft.edu or at 734-462-4448.

Planned Giving Lunch & Learn: The Cure for Tax Season Blues

April 17

Noon to 2 p.m.

VisTaTech Center, Rm. W210B

Join Christopher Kelly, Director of Major & Planned Giving for a lunch and learn. Ensure your impact through strategic estate planning. In this workshop, you will hear strategies that help you make simple, impactful charitable gifts, learn how strategic planning brings more personal benefits to you, gather ideas for your next steps to avoid the pain of next year’s tax season, and understand what planned giving is all about.

Space is limited, so please RSVP as soon as possible by emailing foundation@schoolcraft.edu.

This event is presented by the Schoolcraft College Foundation.

Summer Business & Marketing Internship Information Session

April. 17

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

VisTaTech Center, Wilson Room (Located adjacent to Henry’s Food Court)

Schoolcraft College Career Services, in conjunction with the Schoolcraft College Student Activities Office and the SC Business Club, are pleased to have Bud Gibson from the Center for Digital Engagement (CDE) at Eastern Michigan University, on campus to discuss summer business & marketing internships with the CDE. 48 internship positions are available at 10 hours per week from mid-June through mid-August, at a pay rate of $15/hour.

Potential projects include Digital Advertising and Social Media, Content Creation, Analytics, Web Design and Development, Video Production & Graphic Design, and Mobile App Development. Past interns have gone on to successful careers at companies like Google and General Motors.

For more information, contact Career Services at careerservices@schoolcraft.edu.

Resume Essentials Workshop Presentation

April 17

1 to 2:30 p.m.

McDowell Center, Rm. 100

The Schoolcraft College Career Services Office is once again presenting a series of informational workshops designed to provide job seekers with information that will give them a competitive edge.

Resume Essentials features a certified professional resume writer who will show job seekers how to build a targeted resume that strategically “sells” skills and experience to employers, helps job seekers get past applicant tracking systems that pre-screen them, and highlights what recruiters are looking for in a resume and cover letter. For more information, please contact the Career Services Office at 734-462-4421 or careerservices@schoolcraft.edu.

Government Contracting 101

April 18

9 a.m. to noon

Jeffress Center, Rm. 123

This class outlines the first steps for passionate entrepreneurs and businesses wishing to gain access to the world’s largest customer, government contracting, which generates $508 billion in goods and services each year. Participants explore how to initially set-up, find opportunities, market, explore small business benefits, sell to the U.S. Government, and take advantage of PTAC resources and services. Doing business in this marketplace takes time, energy and patience, but the payoff can be very rewarding. Please note this session is restricted to businesses located in our service area Wayne, Oakland, Monroe, Washtenaw and Livingston counties.

For more information, contact Kara or Shannon at ptac@schoolcraft.edu or at 734-462-4438.

International Learning Support: Spring Celebration

April 18

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bradner Library, Rm. 105

Spring is here, and International Learning Support (ILS) invites international students to join them for their Spring Celebration. They will have springtime-themed games, food, activities and conversations. Stop by at any time to connect with other international students and celebrate spring.

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

Art Showcase

April 18

1 to 7 p.m.

VisTaTech Center, Student Activities Center

Join the Schoolcraft Computer Graphics Technology Club, the Student Activities Board, and the Video Production Club for the Art Showcase, taking place in the Student Activities Center. Students will be displaying their artwork, and some will also be for sale as well. Light refreshments will be served. Donations in the form of canned goods are also welcomed from attendees.

For more information, contact the Student Activities Office at sc.sao@apps.schoolcraft.edu or at 734-462-4422.