This Week in Campus Life

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Week of Dec. 3

by Josiah Thomas, Campus Life Editor

For more information on Student Activities events contact (734) 462-4422 unless otherwise noted

Toys for Tots

Now to Dec. 10

Help a child in need this holiday season. Donate by placing new, unwrapped toys in boxes located at Biomedical Technology Center, Forum, Applied Sciences, Bookstore, Physical Education, Jeffress Center, Liberal Arts, or McDowell Center on campus.

Participants can also drop off toys at the Student Activities Office, located at the VisTaTech Center in the Lower Waterman Wing.

For more information, contact the Student Activities Office at (734)-462-4422.

Divorce Solution Essentials – Money Matters in Divorce

Dec. 3, 4 to 6 p.m.

McDowell Center, Hinkle Center, MC 119

Money Matters in Divorce provides an opportunity to speak with a certified divorce financial analyst about the financial concerns relative to divorce. All sessions are facilitated by Vicki D. McLellan, a certified divorce financial analyst from Equitable Divorce Resolutions in Royal Oak. Clients 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. This service is free of charge and open to the public.

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

Financial Management

Dec. 4, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Jeffress Center, Rm. JC123

Become familiar with the basics of financial management. Topics covered include: how to apply the information from key financial statements to help you manage your accounting language, including debits and credits; preparation of the balance sheet and profit and loss statement; cash flow analysis; and break even with specific small business examples.

Fee: $45.00.  Registration Now Open. Registration is a two-step process.

Contact the Business Development Center at 734-462-4438 or visit their website at schoolcraft.edu/bdc for more info.

Empty Bowl Luncheon

Dec. 5, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wilson Room, VisTaTech Center

Help us Erase Hunger by attending the Empty Bowl Luncheon. At the luncheon attendees will be able to purchase a hand-crafted bowl created and donated by Schoolcraft ceramic students.  Attendees will then be able to enjoy a bowl of hearty soup donated by the Schoolcraft Food Service Department and fresh baked bread donated by the Culinary Arts Department.

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

Wednesday Noon Classical Concert, Today’s Brass Quintet

Dec. 5, 12 to 1 p.m.

Kehrl Auditorium, VisTaTech Center

Today’s Brass Quintet programs its original arrangements from a full spectrum of styles, ranging from the sparkling baroque masterpieces of Bach and Pachelbel to the toe-tapping pleasures of Sousa, Gershwin and Ellington. Interesting commentary familiarizes the audience with the composers and their music, making for delightful entertainment sure to please all ages.

The Noon Concert events are free, open to the public and last approximately one hour.

Your donation at the door will help fund student scholarships.

For more information contact Patricia Minnick by email at music@schoolcraft.edu, by phone at 734-462-4403, or visit schoolcraft.edu/music.

Anime Night

Dec. 5 and 6, 4:15 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Bradner Library room 110
Meet fellow fans, watch anime, and have fun. Attendees choose what anime we watch.

Once a month, one participant will receive a free 48-hour guest pass to Crunchyroll anime streaming service. Schoolcraft is able to provide this service thanks to Crunchyroll.com, which has an outreach program for libraries that allows us to stream anime for free.

Contact Joseph Miller by email jmiller@schoolcraft.edu or by phone at 734-462-7674 for more info.

Exam-A-Rama

Dec. 6, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Dec. 7 and 8, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Bradner Library, Room L119

Come to the Learning Center for Final Exam Reviews in Math, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and  more! For full subject availability, please visit the Learning Center, Room L119, or by visiting their website at schoolcraft.edu/LAC.

Putting Social Media to Work for Your Business

Dec. 6, 4 to 7 p.m.

Jeffress Center, Room 113 (Use Southeast entrance)

Connect with prospective customers, raise awareness of your brand, increase traffic to your website, and grow your business in this advanced, hands-on class. Discover how to select and manage the right social media platform(s) for your product or service.

Requirement: Student must have valid email address Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of social media platforms. Fee: $45.00 Registration is now open. Registration is a two-step process.

For more information, please contact the Business Development club by email at 734-462-4438

or visit schoolcraft.edu/bdc.

Bach Festival Honors Recital

Dec. 7, 6 to 7 p.m.

Kehrl Auditorium, VisTaTech Center

In an effort to encourage excellence in musical performance and to recognize excellent teaching in the Metropolitan Detroit-Ann Arbor area, Schoolcraft College sponsors three Festival events each year in which students have the opportunity to perform and receive evaluations from a panel of judges. Students selected by the judges will perform in the Honors Recital.
For more information contact Patricia Minnick by email at music@schoolcraft.edu, by phone at 734-462-4403, or visit schoolcraft.edu/music.

Volunteer at St. Leo’s Soup Kitchen

Dec. 8, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Student Activities Office, Lower Waterman Wing, VisTaTech Center

Join Student Activities to volunteer at St. Leo’s Soup Kitchen in Detroit. Meet at the Student Activities Office at 8 a.m. to carpool.  Phi Theta Kappa members will earn 1/4 star per hour for attending. Anyone is welcome to attend.

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

Sounds of the Season Concert

Dec. 8, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.

DiPonio Room, VisTaTech Center

The annual concert will a selection of holiday music performed by Collegiate Chorale, Synthesizer Ensemble and the Schoolcraft Wind Ensemble.

Admission to the concert is free, and donations will be accepted at the door to help fund student scholarships.

For more information contact Patricia Minnick by email at music@schoolcraft.edu, by phone at 734-462-4403, or visit schoolcraft.edu/music.