The SCE 2013 Winter Term class schedule is now available at all three SCE campuses and the web version, with full course descriptions, is now online at www.sce.edu/schedule. Classes begin the week of January 7, 2013. Following is additional information regarding the 2013 Winter Term:
REGISTRATION DATES FOR 2013 WINTER TERM
Online registration will begin at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, November 27 for CTE courses and Wendesday, November 28 for all SCE classes. Computers for online registration are available at the SCE registration offices at the Anaheim Campus and SCE Wilshire Center at 7 a.m. and at the SCE Cypress Center at 7:30 a.m.
A clock symbol has been placed in the class schedule to indicate the CTE courses that are eligible for registration on Tuesday, November 27 at 7 a.m.
CTE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM INFORMATION WORKSHOPS
It is highly recommended that new students attend a CTE certificate program information workshop. The information workshop will provide students with an overview of the program, certificate and course requirements, the registration process, and the employment outlook.
All of the information workshops will be held from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Board Room (Room 101, first floor) of the North Orange County Community College District’s Anaheim Campus unless otherwise noted. The Anaheim Campus is located at 1830 W. Romneya Drive, Anaheim, CA 92801. Please be on time; latecomers will not be admitted. Following are the information workshop dates:
Personal Care Aide (attend one of the following):
Medical Assistant Certificate Program Reminder: Registration for the Medical Assisant Certificate Program is prior to the main SCE registration period. Students must attend the Information Workshop to obtain registration instructions; online registration will NOT be available for the Medical Assistant Certificate Program courses. Contact 714.808.4915 with questions.
Attend one of the following Medical Assistant Certificate Pogram information workshops at the NOCCCD Anaheim Campus (1830 W. Romneya Drive, Anaheim, CA, 92801):
NEW CLASSES FOR 2013 WINTER TERM
SCE’s Adult College and Career Transitions (ACCT) Program will host walking tours of the District’s credit colleges, Cypress College and Fullerton College, in early November. The tours will introduce academic programs and support services, as well as the unique benefits and personality of each college. Tour details:
Fullerton College Tour: Thursday, November 1, 2012. 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Meet at the SCE Wilshire Center High School Lab (Building 100; Room 118) at 9:30 a.m. Fullerton College, one of the oldest community colleges in California, offers many academic options. Ranked third in the state in the number of transfers to the California State University (CSU) system, many Fullerton College students transfer to CSU Fullerton. But did you know that Fullerton College also offers high-quality career certificates and assoiciate degrees so that you can start a professional career sooner? A wide variety of options are available, offering well-paying careers in the fields of Computer Animation/Multimedia; Justice, Law Enforcement, CSI; Technology and Engineering; Paralegal; and many more!
Cypress College Tour: Thursday, November 8, 2012. 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Meet at the SCE Cypress Center High School Lab (Room SCE/TE2-205 ) at 9:30 a.m. College is the key to a better future. Students learn cutting edge skills that lead to a good career with a livable wage. At Cypress College, the friendly, supportive staff will help you to reach your goals. Cypress College offers over 100 career certificates, dozens of degrees, and university-transfer majors. Education options include Air Conditioning and Refrigeration; Aviation; Business and Computer Information Systems; Health Care, Psychology Technician, and Health Information Technology; Homeland Transportation Security; and more!
RSVPs are not required but please be on time. For more information about the college tours, contact ACCT Coordinator Linda Langgle at 714.808.4677.
The SCE Wilshire Players theater troop will perform “Encounters” this Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 at The Gallery Theater in Anaheim; performances begin at 8 p.m. “Encounters” features one acts and monologues by students in the SCE English as a Second Language (ESL) Program. The group, opening its 16th season this weekend, is directed by instrucor Dr. Foroud Beigi.
“The Wilshire Players theater group allows English-language learners an opportunity to practicie their language acquisition while exploring classic litterature and plays as well as learning new skills such as stage performance,” says Beigi.
Included in this weekend’s show are “The Zoo Story” by Edward Albee, “Who’s On First?” by Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, “The Tape” by Jose Rivera, and “Synthetic Pink” by Sam Shepard. Both performances are free to the public; call 714.630.9870 for reservations.
The Gallery Theater is located at 3152 East La Palma Avenue, Suite G, in Anaheim. For more information about the Wilshire Players or the performances, contact the ESL Program at 714.808.4638.
The North Orange County Community College District’s Office of Human Resources and the School of Continuing Education are pleased to partner with the American Red Cross in hosting a fall blood drive on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at the Anaheim Campus. All community members are invited to sign-up to give blood at any time from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. in rooms AN/105-107.
In addition to contributing to the great need of giving blood, participants will receive several incentives including two complimentary VIP tickets to the Laugh Factory and two FREE tickets to explore the GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE! ($10 total processing fee). Participants will also receive a $5 coupon for El Torito and may also enter a regional drawing for a $500 shopping spree.
You must bring a photo ID to donate; blood donor eligibility requirements and other information, is available at www.redcrossblood.org. Please sign up online at www.RedCrossBlood.org and use sponsor code “NOCCCD".
All community members are invited to register, or re-register, by Monday, October 22 in order to vote in the Tuesday, November 6 election. Critical choices will be made at this election including our local and national leaders, issues affecting education funding, the state budget process and more. Every vote counts; complete voter registration by the deadline of Monday, October 22.
Registering to vote has never been easier. For the first time, Californians can reigister to vote online: voter registration. All directions on how to fill out hte voter registration form as well as important notices and frequently asked questions are included in the web link. This form is also available in Spanish. Register, or re-register, to vote if you are a new first-time voter, you have changed your name, you have moved and changed your address, you want to change your political party.
You are eligible to vote in California if you are a United States citizen, a resident of California, 18 years of age or older on Election Day, not currently serving any part of a felony sentence (see the Secretary of State’s website for more information), and not found by a court to be mentally incompetent.
The website www.smartvoter.org, developed by the League of Women Voters, provides nonpartisan and trustowrty information about measures and candidates to make informed choices. You can also find your polling place and view your own personalized ballot on the website to prepare for election day.
Don’t miss the opportunity to make your voice heard. Register before the deadline of Monday, Ocotober 22 and then vote on Tuesday, November 6.