Student eNews: Jan. 4-8

Posted: January 05, 2016

This Week

New Student Orientation – This Tuesday

Orientation for all new Downtown Campus students January 4th –  9am to 11:15am, Downtown Campus Cafeteria.

ATC Grand Opening – This Thursday

Join us for the Grand Opening and Art Dedication Ceremony at the new Advanced Technology Center, on the Central/Mohler Campus, from 1:30pm-3:00pm.

South Campus  New Student Orientation – This Friday

Orientation for all new South Campus students January 8th – 9am to 11:15am, South Campus Auditorium.

Creating an Effective Resume – This Friday

Friday, Jan 08, 2016 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.  South Campus E106. This session will help you create a resume to showcase to potential employers.

Phi Theta Kappa News

            Next All Chapter Meeting

Tuesday January 5th, 2016.  11:15-12:15 Downtown room E303.


ASG & Student Life

75th Legacy Committee Survey

Want to have a say in the 75th Legacy gift?  Click Here to be heard! Survey closes January 8th.

The next legacy meeting is January 20, 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in the president’s conference room.

Job Openings on ASG

Looking for an afterschool job on campus?  Consider joining ASG. ASG is hiring a treasurer, event coordinator and club coordinator.  Click here for application. Email LeMont Lucas for Job Descriptions.

Student Clubs

Interested in starting a club?  Visit our new club website It’s a great opportunity to meet new people who share a common interest.

Bates Wave Podcast Club

Want to be part of a Bates-oriented podcast? Dan Herman is building a Bates Podcast Club, focusing on a recorded program titled “Bates Waves”. The program will profile student life as well as alumni. No audio experience necessary; only the desire to learn more about audio and the ability to deliver a concept.  Contact Dan Herman for more information.


Job Readiness Seminars  

Creating an Effective Resume

Fri, Jan 08, 2016 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.  South Campus E106

Fri, Jan 22, 2016 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Downtown Campus MZ132

Whether you already have a resume or have never created one, this session will help you create a resume to showcase to potential employers.  Resumes have changed over time and different fields have specific requirements.  Learn what your employers want to see to best showcase your skills.

Space is limited. Click here to register today!

Behavioral Interviewing Techniques & Tips

Fri, Jan 22, 2016 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.  South Campus E106

Fri, Jan 29, 2016 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.  Downtown Campus MZ132

Many workplaces are now using behavioral interview questions in their interview.  This session will help you understand how to respond to behavioral interview questions with tips and recommendations to ace your job interview.

Space is limited.  Click here to register today!

Financial News          

Work Study Job on Campus

If you received Federal Financial Aid or Loans, you may be eligible for a Work Study job on campus. We currently have jobs open on South and Downtown campus. Please contact Jaime Huey to learn more.


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2015-2016 Winter Quarter Important Dates

January 4                     First day of Winter Quarter

January 4                     Tuition Due

January 6                     Last day to add class w/out instructor permission

January 8                     Last day to drop classes for 80% refund

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January 15                   Last day to drop a class not appearing on transcript

January 18                   Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday – College closed

January 19                   Last day to drop class for 40% refund

February 3                   Last day to drop class for a “W” on transcript

February 15                 President’s Day Holiday – College closed

February 29                 Veteran Priority Registration

March 1                      Open Registration

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