Just a reminder... Beginning on April 1, the sales tax in Redwood City will be 9.25%.
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Just a reminder... Beginning on April 1, the sales tax in Redwood City will be 9.25%.
Don’t forget to set your clocks ahead 1 hour before going to bed Saturday night.
Don't schedule any important meetings at 2:30 a.m., because that time won't exist Sunday.
Rock The School Bells
Registration open for Educators and Youth Conference at www.rocktheschoolbells.com! Reserve your seat for the main events!
EDUCATOR Keynotes are Allyson Tintiangco-Cubales & Colin Ehara
YOUTH Keynote & Headliner is Ynot and RTSB Alumni Uce Veu
A nice remix to the promotional video for our RTSB12 Heart & Soul Conference! Created by LETC Crew’s very own Marianna Sousa ! Miss Marianna will also be our Master of Ceremony (MC) for the RTSB12 Youth Conference on March 23rd!
Community College Transfers Outperform High Schoolers At Top Colleges, So Why Do We Ignore Them?
New research shows that many of America's most promising students are least likely to get into the best schools.
Community-College Students Succeed at Elite Schools—When They’re Admitted
A new report finds that these students graduate from selective colleges at higher rates than first-time freshmen.
UPDATE (Jan 17): Power has been restored to campus and classes are in session.
⚠️URGENT MESSAGE⚠️: Due to power outages on campus, all evening classes are CANCELED.
All students on campus are asked to please leave campus and make your way safely home.
The hidden problem of homelessness on college campuses
At least 32,000 college students were homeless in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Education
Due to the continued unhealthy air quality and projections that conditions will not significantly improve in the near future, all classes at Cañada College, College of San Mateo and Skyline College that are scheduled to begin after 4 p.m. today are cancelled. Additionally, all classes are cancelled on Tuesday, November 20, and Wednesday, November 21, along with the pre-scheduled holiday break on Thursday and Friday. In addition to cancelled classes, campus offices will be closed. Students and employees should not report to campus during this time period. We fully expect all classes and campus business operations to resume on Monday, November 26. https://bit.ly/2TpuYlY
Cañada College will be open for classes and all other business tomorrow, November 19. Read the full campus message at https://bit.ly/2OQkngs
Due to the unhealthy air quality, Cañada College, College of San Mateo and Skyline College will be closed through Saturday, with classes and campus operations resuming on Monday. All classes, offices and events are closed/canceled. Classes, offices and events will resume on Monday, Nov. 19. https://bit.ly/2DF7ll0
Exciting news! Just in time for the first day of school on August 15, Cañada College will launch a FREE shuttle service from City of East Palo Alto directly to the College. For more information, visit: www.canadacollege.edu/shuttle
Congratulations Class of 2018!
Congratulations Cañada College Class of 2018! We are so proud of you! #iCANgrad18
San Mateo County Community Colleges Foundation
What are you doing this Earth Day? Skyline College Alumna Mayra Rivas, Assistant Education Manager at the Aquarium of the Bay, invites you and your family to celebrate one day early and help clean the San Francisco Bay on Saturday (tomorrow), 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Aquatic Park and Heron's Head Park.
Find more information on the Aquarium's website or simply show up at the two cleanup locations.
Canada College Fashion Department
If you've ever visited the Cañada College bookstore, you've probably seen Faamanu Noa, who has worked there for 13 years! These days you may also see her around the fashion department. Faamanu signed up for Beginning Construction this semester because she "wanted to take something fun." She had also just purchased her first sewing machine and wanted to learn how to use it. [ 112 more words ]
College-prep programs for the poor slashed in Trump’s budget
TRIO and GEAR UP aim to help disadvantaged students with access to college
Skyline College Dream Center
Need to renew your DACA? The Dream Center will be having drop-in hours to help students and community members renew! Additional hours are available by appointment.
Please bring with you either the original or a copy of:
-Your previous approval letter from USCIS
-Your SSN card
You are not alone. The Dream Center is a safe place and we are here to help!
Attend your first year of college for FREE through the Cañada College Promise Scholarship! Enroll in classes full-time and score free tuition and books. It’s that easy...we promise. Complete your application today at www.canadapromise.com
San Mateo Athletic Club at College of San Mateo
We are offering Baby Sitter training!
Change your clocks before going to bed or you’ll be off in the morning.
Our thoughts are with those who have been affected by the North Bay fires. Cañada College will remain open with classes continuing as scheduled. For the safety of the campus community, all outdoor activities are cancelled and we will provide an update when they resume.
The College will continue to evaluate the situation and provide updates as needed. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to remain indoors and monitor email, the college website and social media for updates.
City of Las Vegas Government
UPDATED 10/2: please call 1-800-536-9488 if you're looking for loved ones
A horrific night for Las Vegas that has left us all in shock. LVMPD says 406 people have been transferred to local hospitals with injuries and 50 people have died. Please share this information.
How One Man Went From Foster Care Advocate To Dad
Tom Bauer's inspiring story shows that one person can change a child's life.
San Diego State Issues Statement In Support Of DACA
San Diego State University administrators issued a statement in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, as Washington sources Monday said the president would end DACA.
If DACA Ends, Here's What The Program's Recipients Need To Know About Their Rights
DACA may soon come to an end, but the program's recipients still have rights.
“Adjunct contracts not only drive professors into poverty, it makes it next to impossible for them to do the kind of scholarship they have trained an average of ten years to do.” (from 2014)
University Pledges Free Tuition To Students Displaced By Harvey
"Devastation on this level can severely impact or effectively end a student’s pursuit of a college degree."
San Mateo County Community College District Dept. of Public Safety
Good morning students, if you did not purchase a semester parking permit, make sure you stop by one of the parking machines to purchase a daily parking pass for $3.00. Also, make sure you do not park in any staff lots!
Got Parking Permit?
Just a reminder to all students and visitors, do not park in staff parking lots. You will receive a citation.
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My community college experience opened doors I didn't even know existed. -- Mike Rowe
Congrats, Tennessee! For being the first state to offer free community college for all.
May The Fourth Be With You as you enter the final weeks of the semester.
New York State reaches deal to provide free tuition for SUNY and CUNY students
SUNY and CUNY students, from families with incomes up to $125,000, will not pay tuition. But many aid experts are alarmed by requirement that graduates stay in state for same number of years they receive the benefit.
If you need assistance, visit Cañada College's SparkPoint Center.
New survey results show that one third of community college students go hungry and 14 percent are homeless. Those rates are up from 20 percent and 13 percent in 2015.
Cañada College offers many different options for these types of careers. Check them out!
Expensive 4 year college isn't the only option after high school. -- Mike Rowe
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Support cancer research and donate today...
Swim with Olympians, Run with Olympians, Yoga with Olympians and Dance with a Star !
All while raising money for Cancer research/cure. GREAT event for the entire community.
Click the link to
Participate, Donate or Volunteer
Come meet the finalists for the Vice President of Instruction! Ask questions, or raise any concerns you might have...you'll also get to hear their vision for the college.
Happening Wed and Thurs, from 11:45am - 12:45pm, Bldg 6, Rm 6-202.
Bay Area Entrepreneur Center
Want a new bag? Find UNOETH at the Action Summit II this Thursday February 9, from 5:30-8:30PM. UnoEth (pronounced: ooh-no-eth) is a father-daughter business. Dagne and Xiomara, love to travel and were inspired by their many road trips and international travels to embark on their leather bag and accessories business venture. After a recent trip to Ethiopia, Dagne brought several leather goods home as gifts for friends and family, only to realize that he needed to go back to Addis Ababa for more! Thus, the birth of UnoEth began.
Skyline College is proud to launch its DREAM Center, a new resource that will empower students to navigate immigration issues like AB540, DACA, and the California Dream Act.
Stop by Bldg. 1, Rm 1-219 today to say hello, voice your support, or get a question answered!
Community College district moves to protect immigrant students
The San Diego Community College District board has become the latest education panel in the county to vow support for an Obama-era program that protects unauthorized immigrant students from deportation.
Teachers to Wear Red for Ed Wednesday
Teachers across the country will be wearing red Wednesday to stand up for public education and against Betsy Devos. She's President-elect Donald Trump's cabinet pick for the Secretary of Education.
Canada College Bookstore and the SMCCD Auxiliary Services Team wishes everyone a safe and Happy New Years!
Associated Students of Skyline College
A message from us to the community. Know that we are here to support you during these post-election times, we understand you, and we will support you. #StrongerTogether
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