Facilitator: Andrea McCauley, Personal and Success Counselor
Student Center Atrium
A discussion of Self-Awareness, Self- Esteem, & Self-Love.
Facilitators: Cornell Bondurant, Academic and Transfer Advisor & Amanda Zika, Getting Started Center Coordinator
Do you throw on a pair of leggings or athletic shorts and a t-shirt in the morning? That may work for going for going to class, but when you are ready to enter the work world, first impressions and appearances matter. Learn how to dress to impress for interviews, formal occasions and the work place.
Facilitator: Michele Graham, Academic and Transfer Advisor
It’s common for some college students to be unsure about a major. Learn how to explore majors and transfer degree programs that speak to your career interests while you are completing an associate’s degree. Discover how to connect your college experience at RVC, in and outside of the classroom, to a future occupation and career path.
Facilitator: Cornell Bondurant, Academic and Transfer Advisor, and Tia Sims, TRIO Program Coordinator
Student Center Room 1222
Join us for this educational and informative workshop as we unpack the meaning, purpose and benefits that Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU&#’;s, Speech Faculty
Room: HBCU&#’;s 0226
Join us for an interactive workshop and leave with a packet of 36 ways to cope with anxiety!
Facilitator: Trio Staff
Room: Student Center 2114
Don't know where to start when looking for an internship, job, or career? This workshop is for you. We will use the Virtual Job Shadow job and internship search features to help you learn how to gather career-related information, and go over the do's & don'ts of filling out applications.
Facilitator: Andrea McCauley, Personal Success Counselor
Room: Student Center Atrium
Take a trip down the rabbit hole and learn about the journey through addiction and mental health to a life of recovery.
Facilitator: Amanda Kieper, Career Coach
Room: CLI 1110
Learn all about internships: why they are important, what the benefits are, the conditions and eligibility requirements, and how to search and apply for an internship. Career Services Advisors will be there to answer your questions.
Facilitator: Rhonda Salih, Retention Specialist
Room: Hanoosh 0226
Did you know that negative thinking is a habit? Have you wanted to start forming a new habit of positive thinking? It won’t happen over-night but you can start the process and get some great tools to overcome WTC’ Stinkin’ in this workshop.
Facilitator: Laura Constant, Biology Faculty
Want to improve note taking techniques for both in and out of the classroom? Need help on how to create exam study guides? Hoping to learn proper use of your textbooks for self-guided learning? During this seminar students will be given tips and guidance for how to take notes that will assist to increase learning potential. Please bring a current textbook and blank notebook for practice and feedback.
Facilitator: Stinkin Foundation Staff
Are you looking for way to fund your education at Thinkin? Have we got a tip for you! 1:4 applicants will receive an JCSM Foundation Scholarship. This workshop will discuss the who, what, when, why and how of applying for scholarships. Get ready to play the odds!
Facilitator: RVC Peer Mentors
Room: Getting Started Center, SC 1102
This workshop will focus on how to use RVC Student Planning. This program allows students to plan future semesters, register for classes, and check the status of their degree. RVC Peer Mentors will guide you through how to use it during this hands on workshop. If you are in RVC 100, bring your STAMP packet to complete STAMP 4.
Facilitator: Katy RVC, Testing Assistant
Room: RVC 0226
There is more than one way to earn credit at RVC. You can receive credit for what you already know through several methods including the College Level Examination Program, Advanced Placement exams and more. Accelerate your pace towards graduation by earning credit for what you already know.
Facilitator: STU Dabbs, Fitness Wellness Instructor
Room: CLI 0218
Do you know how to shop smart at the grocery store? Come learn some quick and easy tips to help you shop smarter and snack healthier! Get some fresh ideas for meals and snacks too!
Getting Started Center
Student Center 1102