Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 2:00PM-3:15PM, SC-107
Attend the Student Orientation to learn about AFFIRM Scholarships and how to apply, how to follow through on your transfer plans, the importance of program planning (Ed plans), the AFFIRM Mentorship Program, program requirements, workshops, schedule of activities and most of all to meet the staff. Refreshments will be available and prizes will be given at the orientation.
*ALL NEW STUDENTS MUST ATTEND THE ORIENTATION.
Essay Writing for Scholarships
Monday, February 25, 2013, 4:00PM – 5:00PM, Room C101A
Your personal statement can sometimes determine whether or not you receive “that” scholarship. Please attend to find out what you should or should not include in your scholarship essay. Examples will be given.
How to apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships
Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 4:00PM – 5:00PM, Room C101A
Many scholarships go untouched because students are unaware of them or they don’t know where to look. Furthermore, students that might be eligible for financial assistance don’t apply because they don’t think they are eligible. Attend this workshop to find out how to apply for financial aid and EVC’s institutional scholarships from an EVC Financial Aid Representative.
How to follow through on your plans to transfer
Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 12:15PM – 2:00PM, SC-216Attention AFFIRM Students! If you are transferring this fall 2013, this workshop is just for you. Let’s get together so we can discuss what you need to do in order to follow through on your plans for transfer by reviewing the following:
Offer of Admission Packets
WST (Writing Skills Test)
Intent to Register
Join us for this informative discussion and we promise that you won’t leave disappointed! Light refreshments will be served.
How to apply for institutional scholarships at EVC
Thursday, March 21, 2013, 12:15PM – 1:15PM, SC- 216
Remember the famous statement by the actor Cuba Gooding Jr. “Show me the money”? I would love to show the money, however, you must apply for it. It’s like Lotto; you can’t win, if you don’t play. Attend this workshop and learn how to apply for the many institutional scholarships that Evergreen Valley College has to offer. The money is there waiting for you to apply for it.
BORN TO TEACH
Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 3:45PM – 5:00PM, C101A
Do you believe you were born to teach? If so, this workshop is for you! Teaching is one of the most influential professions in the world. Teachers have the unique opportunity to shape the lives of our youth in very positive ways. Come and learn more about academic careers from other teaching professionals.
LAW AND ORDER
Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 12:15PM- 1:35PM, MONTGOMERY HALL
An attorney’s main task is to protect the rights of their client while upholding the law. This is done in a number of ways through criminal law, family law, corporate law, etc. Please attend this workshop if you are interested in become an attorney. This workshop will include a panel of professionals working within this field.
**For further information about all AFFIRM workshops, please contact the AFFIRM office at (408)274-7900 x6853