Thanks to the new REACH IT initiative, unemployed and underemployed Charlotte-area workers will have the opportunity to receive FREE training in one of two career fields: health information technology (HIT) or information technology (IT). Applications will be accepted beginning October 10. Visit the REACH IT website to learn more and apply.
community and education.
Don’t miss the Library Book Sale on Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 17 & 18, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m .in front of the library. The books only cost 50 cents or $1, and you can pass them along to your friends who like to read. The money will go to United Way and also the library’s Theresa Thompson Scholarship fund.
Mark your calendars!
Every Tuesday the Transfer Resource Center (TRC) is excited to host admissions representatives from colleges and universities as they visit CPCC to talk with prospective transfer students. This Tuesday, Oct. 23, Johnson C. Smith and
Queens will be at the Central Campus. Johnson and Wales and Pfeiffer will be at the Levine Campus. For more information about Transfer Tuesdays and other services offered by the Transfer Resource Center, visit our website at www.cpcc.edu/ican/trc. You can also contact the Transfer Resource Center by phone at 704.330.6454 or by email at email@example.com.
College Transfer Fair
What is the event? Admissions representatives from North & South Carolina visit CPCC to speak to students about potentially transferring in this one-day event.
When: Thursday, October 18; 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: Central Campus, Overcash Lawn
World Quest is a national competition hosted by the Charlotte World Affairs Council. World Quest is a world facts competitions in which teams of schools, companies and organizations compete against each answering world trivia questions for prizes. The competition takes place Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, from 6-9:15 p.m. at the Westin Charlotte. Registration fee and dinner will be covered by the CPCC Global Learning Office. If you would like to sign up, please contact the Global Learning Office located in Overcash 303 at 704.330.6167. You may also email Jamal Tate at Jamal.Tate@cpcc.edu. The registration deadline is October 31, 2012. This is a great opportunity to join a team of your peers and represent CPCC to the Charlotte international community. Spaces are limited and the competition will be fierce.
Haven’t decided on your major here at CPCC? We invite you to join us at Open House on Thursday, Nov. 1 in the TA Building on Central Campus! Drop in anytime between 4 and 7:30 p.m. to speak with CPCC’s division directors and program chairs. You can also learn more about student services and how they benefit you as a current student. Come on by, grab refreshments and meet with our faculty and staff to get all your questions answered. For more details and to RSVP go to www.cpcc.edu/go/openhouse or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We can’t wait to see you there!
Congratulations to CPCC Art Instructor Issac Payne who was named the Best Local Emerging Artist by Creative Loafing. To view the complete article, please click here.
North Carolina Dance Theatre’s “Limitless”
October 25-27, Knight Theater
Thanks to a partnership between CPCC Dance and NC Dance, selected CPCC students will have the opportunity to attend this dynamic performance and we invite you to attend, as well! North Carolina Dance Theatre’s “Limitless,” pushes surprising limits in this collection of dance premieres. Be the first to see contemporary works by choreographers Sasha Janes and Dwight Rhoden. Both are known for captivating choreography and challenging the dancers with daring moves. You will also be delighted by Artistic Director Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux’s dreamy and classically exuberant “July’s Delight.”
Student Rush tickets are available for $10 at the Oct. 25 and 26 performances. Advanced student rush tickets are only $15. Visit http://ncdance.org or call 704.372.1000 for more information.
If you would like help in finding an educational plan for next semester or have received a message that your academic status has changed then GET ADVISED is for you!
Either log in to your online profile or click here to find your faculty advisor. Contact your advisor and make an appointment to GET ADVISED!
Do you have more than 30 hours? If so, you can also visit the Transfer Resource Center to GET ADVISED!
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Do you have the car insurance that you need? Are you trying to figure out if you have the right coverage? What would you do if you were in an automobile accident? The insurance you choose is a personal decision, and our speaker will share information about your options and the consequences of the choices that you make. Sponsored by Student Life and the Family Resource Center. A light lunch will be served.
Thursday, October 4
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Hall Building, Room 215 (Central Campus, above the bookstore)
CPCC’s own Music Department Chair, Dr. Craig Bove, will present a recital of his compositions performed by the Bechtler Ensemble and pianist, Anatoly Larkin on Thursday, October 4, at 12:30 p.m. in Tate Recital Hall – Overcash.
It is free and open to the public.