Student Life Event Calendar

Below are the events supported by Student Life

January 2023

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Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 12:00pm to Monday, February 6, 2023 - 1:00pm

Food Drive Categories:
Immediate Consumption
Snacks:
§ Dried fruits, raisins, nuts in small packages
§ Fruit snacks, pop-tarts, fruit cups (apple sauce or puddings)
§ Crackers, (small packs of cheese or peanut butter), granola bars, pretzels
§ Bags of assorted chips, pretzels, cheese balls, popcorn, etc.
Microwaveable, Ready to Eat Food:
§ Individually packaged dinners, meat or vegetarian individual meal servings
§ Macaroni cheese mixes, soups, oatmeal packets
§ Instant Potatoes
Beverages:
§ Juice boxes individually wrapped
§ Bottled water, canned beverages, juices
Hot Drinks:
§ Instant coffee, teabags, sugar, creamer hot chocolate individual packets
Personal Hygiene/Toiletries
Personal Hygiene Products, including
§ Toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss
§ Shampoo (those from hotels are perfect)
Short-term Assistance:
Canned and Jarred Goods:
§ Beans, vegetables, fruits, soups, spaghetti sauce, meats, tuna fish, salmon, Vienna sausages, apple sauce, mix fruits
§ Cooking oil, Crisco shortening sticks
§ Condiments, such as catsup, mustard, spices
§ Peanut butter, jams, jellies
Dried Goods:
§ Rice, beans, peas, soup mixes, spaghetti, pasta, parmesan cheese, bread crumbs
§ Instant scalloped and mashed potatoes
§ Flour, sugar, cake, muffin, pancake mixes, dried milk, boxes of cereals
Baby Goods:
§ Baby formula and baby food
§ Bottled and canned beverages
Paper Goods, including:
§ Plates, cups, napkins
§ Paper towels, tissues
§ Toilet tissues
Cleaning Products, including
§ Laundry detergent, dish soap, cleansers
§ Re-usable shopping bags* supporting the Plastic bag ban.
Perishable items:
Meats
Frozen food
Please consider donating Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Sugar-free food
You are appreciated. 
 
Questions? Contact Jenavia Weaver, Director of Student Engagement
 
 
 
QUESTIONS? JENAVIA WEAVER, DIRECTOR OF STUDENT ENGAGEMENT SNACKRACK@CCP.EDU

Hosted by: Grady’s Community Garden, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Snack Rack

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8531770

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Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 12:00pm to Monday, February 6, 2023 - 1:00pm

Food Drive Categories:
Immediate Consumption
Snacks:
§ Dried fruits, raisins, nuts in small packages
§ Fruit snacks, pop-tarts, fruit cups (apple sauce or puddings)
§ Crackers, (small packs of cheese or peanut butter), granola bars, pretzels
§ Bags of assorted chips, pretzels, cheese balls, popcorn, etc.
Microwaveable, Ready to Eat Food:
§ Individually packaged dinners, meat or vegetarian individual meal servings
§ Macaroni cheese mixes, soups, oatmeal packets
§ Instant Potatoes
Beverages:
§ Juice boxes individually wrapped
§ Bottled water, canned beverages, juices
Hot Drinks:
§ Instant coffee, teabags, sugar, creamer hot chocolate individual packets
Personal Hygiene/Toiletries
Personal Hygiene Products, including
§ Toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss
§ Shampoo (those from hotels are perfect)
Short-term Assistance:
Canned and Jarred Goods:
§ Beans, vegetables, fruits, soups, spaghetti sauce, meats, tuna fish, salmon, Vienna sausages, apple sauce, mix fruits
§ Cooking oil, Crisco shortening sticks
§ Condiments, such as catsup, mustard, spices
§ Peanut butter, jams, jellies
Dried Goods:
§ Rice, beans, peas, soup mixes, spaghetti, pasta, parmesan cheese, bread crumbs
§ Instant scalloped and mashed potatoes
§ Flour, sugar, cake, muffin, pancake mixes, dried milk, boxes of cereals
Baby Goods:
§ Baby formula and baby food
§ Bottled and canned beverages
Paper Goods, including:
§ Plates, cups, napkins
§ Paper towels, tissues
§ Toilet tissues
Cleaning Products, including
§ Laundry detergent, dish soap, cleansers
§ Re-usable shopping bags* supporting the Plastic bag ban.
Perishable items:
Meats
Frozen food
Please consider donating Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Sugar-free food
You are appreciated. 
 
Questions? Contact Jenavia Weaver, Director of Student Engagement
 
 
 
QUESTIONS? JENAVIA WEAVER, DIRECTOR OF STUDENT ENGAGEMENT SNACKRACK@CCP.EDU

Hosted by: Grady’s Community Garden, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Snack Rack

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8531770

12:00pm
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Spring 2023 NSO Virtual (WED 1PM, ZOOM)

Spring 2023 NSO Virtual (WED 1PM, ZOOM)

Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Community College of Philadelphia. On behalf of the entire College community, we wish you the best as you pursue your educational goals.
 
Beginning your college experience here at Community College of Philadelphia is exciting. We want you to know you have an entire college community rooting for you! There are many opportunities that you may pursue. Click here to register for this Virtual New Student Orientation session (Zoom link will be sent separately via email) that will help you as you become a student at the College. Orientation will familiarize you with policies and procedures and highlight services offered at the College.
 
This Virtual Orientation Session held on Zoom is scheduled for the following date/time:
           
VIRTUAL: Online Via Zoom
Wednesday, January 11, 2023
1PM-2:30PM
Click here to register and to obtain the Zoom link
 
Orientation at the Community College of Philadelphia is one of the most important events held during your first semester. To pre-order your textbooks for the semester, you can go to ccpbookstore.com for information. We look forward to seeing you soon.
 
Prior to joining us for a Virtual New Student Orientation program, you must complete the New Student Online Orientation (NSOO) Portal. This platform serves as your personal introduction and transition to the College. To access the NSOO Portal, you will need to:

Log-in to the MyCCP portal: http://myccp.online.
Click on New Student Online Orientation Portal (located under the “New Student Resources” channel).
Please note that you need to review the content in each individual module before moving on to the next module; complete all 8 modules prior to the start of your first semester.

 
If you have Orientation questions, contact the Division of Student Development at studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. If you need to request special accommodations due to a documented disability, contact the Center on Disability at cod@ccp.edu.
 
We look forward to seeing you online!
Sincerely,
The New Student Orientation Team

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, New Student Orientation

Online Location: https://ccp.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrcu6hpjgjG9CK10RzbnqsgRfS3caCh0pL

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8572709

1:00pm
Event Location:
 
Spring 2023 NSO Virtual (WED 4:30PM, ZOOM)

Spring 2023 NSO Virtual (WED 4:30PM, ZOOM)

Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Community College of Philadelphia. On behalf of the entire College community, we wish you the best as you pursue your educational goals.
 
Beginning your college experience here at Community College of Philadelphia is exciting. We want you to know you have an entire college community rooting for you! There are many opportunities that you may pursue. Click here to register for this Virtual New Student Orientation session (Zoom link will be sent separately via email) that will help you as you become a student at the College. Orientation will familiarize you with policies and procedures and highlight services offered at the College.
 
This Virtual Orientation Session held on Zoom is scheduled for the following date/time:
           
VIRTUAL: Online Via Zoom
Wednesday, January 11, 2023
4:30PM-6:00PM
Click here to register and to obtain the Zoom link
 
Orientation at the Community College of Philadelphia is one of the most important events held during your first semester. To pre-order your textbooks for the semester, you can go to ccpbookstore.com for information. We look forward to seeing you soon.
 
Prior to joining us for a Virtual New Student Orientation program, you must complete the New Student Online Orientation (NSOO) Portal. This platform serves as your personal introduction and transition to the College. To access the NSOO Portal, you will need to:

Log-in to the MyCCP portal: http://myccp.online.
Click on New Student Online Orientation Portal (located under the “New Student Resources” channel).
Please note that you need to review the content in each individual module before moving on to the next module; complete all 8 modules prior to the start of your first semester.

 
If you have Orientation questions, contact the Division of Student Development at studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. If you need to request special accommodations due to a documented disability, contact the Center on Disability at cod@ccp.edu.
 
We look forward to seeing you online!
Sincerely,
The New Student Orientation Team

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, New Student Orientation

Online Location: https://ccp.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYlde-hqDMuH9xFmH8yPesBgOEa7nSzy2YO

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8572714

4:30pm
Event Location:
 
Spring 2023 NSO In-Person (THURS 9AM, MAIN)

Spring 2023 NSO In-Person (THURS 9AM, MAIN)

Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Community College of Philadelphia. On behalf of the entire College community, we wish you the best as you pursue your educational goals.
 
Beginning your college experience here at Community College of Philadelphia is exciting. We want you to know you have an entire college community rooting for you! There are many opportunities that you may pursue. Check "I will be attending" then click the blue “RSVP Yes” button on the right-hand side of this page to register for this In-Person New Student Orientation (NSO) session that will help you as you become a student at the College. Orientation will familiarize you with policies and procedures and highlight services offered at the College.
 
This In-Person Orientation Session held on the Main Campus is scheduled for the following date/time:
           
IN-PERSON*: Main Campus, Bonnell Building, 1700 Spring Garden St.
Thursday, January 12, 2023
9AM-12PM
Check “I will be attending” then click the blue "RSVP Yes" button on the right-hand side of this page to register.
(*Arrive 30-minutes prior to the start time; 200-person max capacity per session)
 
Orientation at the Community College of Philadelphia is one of the most important events held during your first semester. To pre-order your textbooks for the semester, you can go to ccpbookstore.com for information. We look forward to seeing you soon.
 
Prior to joining us for an In-Person New Student Orientation program, you must complete the New Student Online Orientation (NSOO) Portal. This platform serves as your personal introduction and transition to the College. To access the NSOO Portal, you will need to:

Log-in to the MyCCP portal: http://myccp.online.
Click on New Student Online Orientation Portal (located under the “New Student Resources” channel).
Please note that you need to review the content in each individual module before moving on to the next module; complete all 8 modules prior to the start of your first semester.

 
If you have Orientation questions, contact the Division of Student Development at studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. If you need to request special accommodations due to a documented disability, contact the Center on Disability at cod@ccp.edu.
 
We look forward to seeing you soon!
Sincerely,
The New Student Orientation Team

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, New Student Orientation

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8573715

9:00am
Event Location:
 
Spring 2023 NSO In-Person (THURS 1PM, MAIN)

Spring 2023 NSO In-Person (THURS 1PM, MAIN)

Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Community College of Philadelphia. On behalf of the entire College community, we wish you the best as you pursue your educational goals.
 
Beginning your college experience here at Community College of Philadelphia is exciting. We want you to know you have an entire college community rooting for you! There are many opportunities that you may pursue. Check "I will be attending" then click the blue “RSVP Yes” button on the right-hand side of this page to register for this In-Person New Student Orientation (NSO) session that will help you as you become a student at the College. Orientation will familiarize you with policies and procedures and highlight services offered at the College.
 
This In-Person Orientation Session held on the Main Campus is scheduled for the following date/time:
           
IN-PERSON*: Main Campus, Bonnell Building, 1700 Spring Garden St.
Thursday, January 12, 2023
1PM-4PM
Check “I will be attending” then click the blue "RSVP Yes" button on the right-hand side of this page to register.
(*Arrive 30-minutes prior to the start time; 200-person max capacity per session)
 
Orientation at the Community College of Philadelphia is one of the most important events held during your first semester. To pre-order your textbooks for the semester, you can go to ccpbookstore.com for information. We look forward to seeing you soon.
 
Prior to joining us for an In-Person New Student Orientation program, you must complete the New Student Online Orientation (NSOO) Portal. This platform serves as your personal introduction and transition to the College. To access the NSOO Portal, you will need to:

Log-in to the MyCCP portal: http://myccp.online.
Click on New Student Online Orientation Portal (located under the “New Student Resources” channel).
Please note that you need to review the content in each individual module before moving on to the next module; complete all 8 modules prior to the start of your first semester.

 
If you have Orientation questions, contact the Division of Student Development at studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. If you need to request special accommodations due to a documented disability, contact the Center on Disability at cod@ccp.edu.
 
We look forward to seeing you soon!
Sincerely,
The New Student Orientation Team

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, New Student Orientation

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8573717

1:00pm
Event Location:
 
Spring 2023 NSO In-Person (THURS 5PM, MAIN)

Spring 2023 NSO In-Person (THURS 5PM, MAIN)

Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Community College of Philadelphia. On behalf of the entire College community, we wish you the best as you pursue your educational goals.
 
Beginning your college experience here at Community College of Philadelphia is exciting. We want you to know you have an entire college community rooting for you! There are many opportunities that you may pursue. Check "I will be attending" then click the blue “RSVP Yes” button on the right-hand side of this page to register for this In-Person New Student Orientation (NSO) session that will help you as you become a student at the College. Orientation will familiarize you with policies and procedures and highlight services offered at the College.
 
This In-Person Orientation Session held on the Main Campus is scheduled for the following date/time:
           
IN-PERSON*: Main Campus, Bonnell Building, 1700 Spring Garden St.
Thursday, January 12, 2023
5PM-8PM
Check “I will be attending” then click the blue "RSVP Yes" button on the right-hand side of this page to register.
(*Arrive 30-minutes prior to the start time; 200-person max capacity per session)
 
Orientation at the Community College of Philadelphia is one of the most important events held during your first semester. To pre-order your textbooks for the semester, you can go to ccpbookstore.com for information. We look forward to seeing you soon.
 
Prior to joining us for an In-Person New Student Orientation program, you must complete the New Student Online Orientation (NSOO) Portal. This platform serves as your personal introduction and transition to the College. To access the NSOO Portal, you will need to:

Log-in to the MyCCP portal: http://myccp.online.
Click on New Student Online Orientation Portal (located under the “New Student Resources” channel).
Please note that you need to review the content in each individual module before moving on to the next module; complete all 8 modules prior to the start of your first semester.

 
If you have Orientation questions, contact the Division of Student Development at studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. If you need to request special accommodations due to a documented disability, contact the Center on Disability at cod@ccp.edu.
 
We look forward to seeing you soon!
Sincerely,
The New Student Orientation Team

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, New Student Orientation

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8573720

5:00pm
Event Location:
 
Get a Free Massage - CCP Massage Therapy Student Clinic

Get a Free Massage - CCP Massage Therapy Student Clinic

Friday, January 13, 2023 - 9:30am to 4:00pm

Schedule an appointment now for our Massage Therapy student clinic. Students will provide complimentary 30-minute chair massages and complimentary 60-minute table massages. Research has shown that massage helps reduce stress, decrease pain and muscle tension, and enhance the body’s natural immune function. Our student therapists are looking forward to providing an exceptional experience for all those who attend. The clinic will be available select Fridays through February 17, 2023, from 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., at the Northeast Regional Center. All clinic participants must be at least 18-years old.Schedule a massage here *Registration links will open 2 weeks prior to the clinic date. Please arrive 10 minutes before your appointment time. You will be asked to complete an intake and consent for care form.
--Please note: Masking will be required for students, faculty, and clients of select noncredit programs: Massage Therapy Class, Massage Therapy Student Clinic, and Nurse Aide Training. 

Hosted by: Corporate Solutions

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8629937

9:30am
Event Location:
 
Spring 2023 NSO Virtual (FRI 11:30AM, ZOOM)

Spring 2023 NSO Virtual (FRI 11:30AM, ZOOM)

Friday, January 13, 2023 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Community College of Philadelphia. On behalf of the entire College community, we wish you the best as you pursue your educational goals.
 
Beginning your college experience here at Community College of Philadelphia is exciting. We want you to know you have an entire college community rooting for you! There are many opportunities that you may pursue. Click here to register for this Virtual New Student Orientation session (Zoom link will be sent separately via email) that will help you as you become a student at the College. Orientation will familiarize you with policies and procedures and highlight services offered at the College.
 
This Virtual Orientation Session held on Zoom is scheduled for the following date/time:
           
VIRTUAL: Online Via Zoom
Friday, January 13, 2023
11:30AM-1:00PM
Click here to register and to obtain the Zoom link
 
Orientation at the Community College of Philadelphia is one of the most important events held during your first semester. To pre-order your textbooks for the semester, you can go to ccpbookstore.com for information. We look forward to seeing you soon.
 
Prior to joining us for a Virtual New Student Orientation program, you must complete the New Student Online Orientation (NSOO) Portal. This platform serves as your personal introduction and transition to the College. To access the NSOO Portal, you will need to:

Log-in to the MyCCP portal: http://myccp.online.
Click on New Student Online Orientation Portal (located under the “New Student Resources” channel).
Please note that you need to review the content in each individual module before moving on to the next module; complete all 8 modules prior to the start of your first semester.

 
If you have Orientation questions, contact the Division of Student Development at studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. If you need to request special accommodations due to a documented disability, contact the Center on Disability at cod@ccp.edu.
 
We look forward to seeing you online!
Sincerely,
The New Student Orientation Team

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, New Student Orientation

Online Location: https://ccp.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0lcOiqpz0rGdbeDz4R8ijCXtY6BRVSm5ot

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8572716

11:30am
Event Location:
 
 
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Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 12:00pm to Monday, February 6, 2023 - 1:00pm

Food Drive Categories:
Immediate Consumption
Snacks:
§ Dried fruits, raisins, nuts in small packages
§ Fruit snacks, pop-tarts, fruit cups (apple sauce or puddings)
§ Crackers, (small packs of cheese or peanut butter), granola bars, pretzels
§ Bags of assorted chips, pretzels, cheese balls, popcorn, etc.
Microwaveable, Ready to Eat Food:
§ Individually packaged dinners, meat or vegetarian individual meal servings
§ Macaroni cheese mixes, soups, oatmeal packets
§ Instant Potatoes
Beverages:
§ Juice boxes individually wrapped
§ Bottled water, canned beverages, juices
Hot Drinks:
§ Instant coffee, teabags, sugar, creamer hot chocolate individual packets
Personal Hygiene/Toiletries
Personal Hygiene Products, including
§ Toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss
§ Shampoo (those from hotels are perfect)
Short-term Assistance:
Canned and Jarred Goods:
§ Beans, vegetables, fruits, soups, spaghetti sauce, meats, tuna fish, salmon, Vienna sausages, apple sauce, mix fruits
§ Cooking oil, Crisco shortening sticks
§ Condiments, such as catsup, mustard, spices
§ Peanut butter, jams, jellies
Dried Goods:
§ Rice, beans, peas, soup mixes, spaghetti, pasta, parmesan cheese, bread crumbs
§ Instant scalloped and mashed potatoes
§ Flour, sugar, cake, muffin, pancake mixes, dried milk, boxes of cereals
Baby Goods:
§ Baby formula and baby food
§ Bottled and canned beverages
Paper Goods, including:
§ Plates, cups, napkins
§ Paper towels, tissues
§ Toilet tissues
Cleaning Products, including
§ Laundry detergent, dish soap, cleansers
§ Re-usable shopping bags* supporting the Plastic bag ban.
Perishable items:
Meats
Frozen food
Please consider donating Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Sugar-free food
You are appreciated. 
 
Questions? Contact Jenavia Weaver, Director of Student Engagement
 
 
 
QUESTIONS? JENAVIA WEAVER, DIRECTOR OF STUDENT ENGAGEMENT SNACKRACK@CCP.EDU

Hosted by: Grady’s Community Garden, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Snack Rack

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8531770

12:00pm
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Volunteer on MLK Day!

Volunteer on MLK Day!

Monday, January 16, 2023 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

In partnership with Global Citizen, Girard College is proud to serve as the signature project site for the 28th Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service, taking place on Monday, January 16, 2023 between 8AM - 3PM. This year's event will focus on gun violence prevention. Learn more here. 
 
**To volunteer at one of the dozens of service sites around the city, please visit this page to view the opportunities. 
 
The Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership from Community College of Philadelphia will be at Girard College from 2PM - 4PM facilitating voter education. Come visit us and say hi!
 
Contact Olivia Edwards, Community Engagement Specialist, at oedwards@ccp.edu if you have any questions. 

Hosted by: Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8688026

8:00am
Event Location:
 
"Welcome Week"

"Welcome Week"

Tuesday, January 17, 2023 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Students, 
We would like to Welcome you to Spring 2023. To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Tuesday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th or while supplies last. 
Regional Centers Schedule:
930am NERC Location Tuesday 
12pm WERC/CATC location Tuesday 
 
During Welcome Week, pick up a delicious treats, giveaways, and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and cannot/weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Dionne Easton, M.S., Coordinator of Student Engagement- Regional Centers  
Division of Student Development

Hosted by: Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Regional Centers NWRC NERC WERC

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8648526

9:00am
Event Location:
 
Welcome to Lion Nation Spr. '23 Resource Fair-Love the Student Experience @CCP!

The Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement/Center for Student Leadership Development invites you to attend the Spring '23 Love the Student Experience at CCP! Welcome to Lion Nation Resource Fair. Love the Student Experience Resource Fair will be in the Bonnell Lobby with the opportunity for up to 10 various departments to host a table on one or more days, 10-2 pm on Tuesday, January 17th through Friday, January 20th. 10 tables of resources each day.
Here at Community College of Philadelphia, we have been working hard to provide student resources for success to welcome you to #CCPLionNation!  To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at all Main Campus and Regional Center locations.
During Welcome Week, you'll find us with delicious treats, giveaways and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
 
Main Campus Schedule:

Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bonnell Building Lobby

Regional Centers Schedule:Informational table all week at Regional Centers with refreshments and giveaways during the following times:

Northeast Regional Center 
Career & Advanced Technology Center/West Regional Center 

Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Jenavia Weaver, M.A., Director of Student Engagement 
Division of Student DevelopmentWinnet Student Life Building, Room S1-10/S1-11/S1-12/S1-19 

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8591384

10:00am
Event Location:
 
"Welcome Week"

"Welcome Week"

Tuesday, January 17, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Students, 
We would like to Welcome you to Spring 2023. To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Tuesday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th or while supplies last. 
Regional Centers Schedule:
930am NERC Location Tuesday Front Lobby 
12pm WERC/CATC location Tuesday   (CATC 2nd Floor Innovative Hub)
 
During Welcome Week, pick up a delicious treats, giveaways and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and cannot/weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Dionne Easton, M.S., Coordinator of Student Engagement- Regional Centers  
Division of Student Development

Hosted by: Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Regional Centers NWRC NERC WERC

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8648545

12:00pm
Event Location:
 
"Welcome Week"

"Welcome Week"

Wednesday, January 18, 2023 - 9:30am to 1:00pm

Students, 
We would like to Welcome you to Spring 2023. To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Tuesday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th or while supplies last. 
Regional Centers Schedule:
930am NERC Location Wednesday (Front Lobby) 
12pm WERC/CATC location Wednesday (CATC 2nd Floor Innovative Hub)
 
During Welcome Week, pick up a delicious treats, giveaways and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and cannot/weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Dionne Easton, M.S., Coordinator of Student Engagement- Regional Centers  
Division of Student Development

Hosted by: Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Regional Centers NWRC NERC WERC

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8648738

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Welcome to Lion Nation Spring '23- Love the Student Experience @ CCP!

Welcome to Lion Nation Spring '23- Love the Student Experience @ CCP!

Wednesday, January 18, 2023 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

The Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement/Center for Student Leadership Development invites you to attend the Spring '23 Love the Student Experience at CCP! Welcome to Lion Nation Resource Fair. Love the Student Experience Resource Fair will be in the Bonnell Lobby with the opportunity for up to 10 various departments to host a table on one or more days, 10-2 pm on Tuesday, January 17th through Friday, January 20th. 10 tables of resources each day.
 
Here at Community College of Philadelphia, we have been working hard to provide student resources for success to welcome you to #CCPLionNation!  To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  at all Main Campus and Regional Center locations.
During Welcome Week, you'll find us with delicious treats, giveaways and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
 
Main Campus Schedule:

Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bonnell Building Lobby

Regional Centers Schedule:Informational table all week at Regional Centers with refreshments and giveaways during the following times:

Northeast Regional Center 
Career & Advanced Technology Center/West Regional Center 

Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Jenavia Weaver, M.A., Director of Student Engagement 
Division of Student DevelopmentWinnet Student Life Building, Room S1-10/S1-11/S1-12/S1-19 

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8591385

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"Welcome Week"

"Welcome Week"

Thursday, January 19, 2023 - 9:30am to 1:00pm

Students, 
We would like to Welcome you to Spring 2023. To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Tuesday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th or while supplies last. 
Regional Centers Schedule:
930am NERC Location Thursday (Front Lobby) 
12pm WERC/CATC location Thursday (CATC 2nd Floor Innovative Hub)
 
During Welcome Week, pick up a delicious treats, giveaways and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and cannot/weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Dionne Easton, M.S., Coordinator of Student Engagement- Regional Centers  
Division of Student Development

Hosted by: Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Regional Centers NWRC NERC WERC

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8648578

9:30am
Event Location:
 
Welcome to Lion Nation Spring '23- Love the Student Experience @CCP!

Welcome to Lion Nation Spring '23- Love the Student Experience @CCP!

Thursday, January 19, 2023 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

The Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement/Center for Student Leadership Development invites you to attend the Spring '23 Love the Student Experience at CCP! Welcome to Lion Nation Resource Fair. Love the Student Experience Resource Fair will be in the Bonnell Lobby with the opportunity for up to 10 various departments to host a table on one or more days, 10-2 pm on Tuesday, January 17th through Friday, January 20th. 10 tables of resources each day.
Here at Community College of Philadelphia, we have been working hard to provide student resources for success to welcome you to #CCPLionNation!  To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at all Main Campus and Regional Center locations.
During Welcome Week, you'll find us with delicious treats, giveaways and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
 
Main Campus Schedule:

Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bonnell Building Lobby

Regional Centers Schedule:Informational table all week at Regional Centers with refreshments and giveaways during the following times:

Northeast Regional Center 
Career & Advanced Technology Center/West Regional Center 

Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Jenavia Weaver, M.A., Director of Student Engagement 
Division of Student DevelopmentWinnet Student Life Building, Room S1-10/S1-11/S1-12/S1-19 

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8591386

10:00am
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Get a Free Massage - CCP Massage Therapy Student Clinic

Get a Free Massage - CCP Massage Therapy Student Clinic

Friday, January 20, 2023 - 9:30am to 4:00pm

Schedule an appointment now for our Massage Therapy student clinic. Students will provide complimentary 30-minute chair massages and complimentary 60-minute table massages. Research has shown that massage helps reduce stress, decrease pain and muscle tension, and enhance the body’s natural immune function. Our student therapists are looking forward to providing an exceptional experience for all those who attend. The clinic will be available select Fridays through February 17, 2023, from 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., at the Northeast Regional Center. All clinic participants must be at least 18-years old.Schedule a massage here *Registration links will open 2 weeks prior to the clinic date. Please arrive 10 minutes before your appointment time. You will be asked to complete an intake and consent for care form.
--Please note: Masking will be required for students, faculty, and clients of select noncredit programs: Massage Therapy Class, Massage Therapy Student Clinic, and Nurse Aide Training. 

Hosted by: Corporate Solutions

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8629938

9:30am
Event Location:
 
Welcome to Lion Nation Spring '23-Love the Student Experience @ CCP!

Welcome to Lion Nation Spring '23-Love the Student Experience @ CCP!

Friday, January 20, 2023 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

The Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement/Center for Student Leadership Development invites you to attend the Spring '23 Love the Student Experience at CCP! Welcome to Lion Nation Resource Fair. Love the Student Experience Resource Fair will be in the Bonnell Lobby with the opportunity for up to 10 various departments to host a table on one or more days, 10-2 pm on Tuesday, January 17th through Friday, January 20th. 10 tables of resources each day.
Here at Community College of Philadelphia, we have been working hard to provide student resources for success to welcome you to #CCPLionNation!  To celebrate you, the Division of Student Development is sponsoring Welcome Week for all students from Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at all Main Campus and Regional Center locations.
During Welcome Week, you'll find us with delicious treats, giveaways and helpful information to get you through the first weeks on campus, and the rest of the year. See the full schedule below and visit our Facebook page for updates!
 
Main Campus Schedule:

Monday, January 17th  to Friday, January 20th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bonnell Building Lobby

Regional Centers Schedule:Informational table all week at Regional Centers with refreshments and giveaways during the following times:

Northeast Regional Center 
Career & Advanced Technology Center/West Regional Center 

Questions and inquiries? Contact studentdevelopment@ccp.edu. Best wishes for your return to campus!
*If you are a new student and weren't able to attend an Orientation session, visit the Resources for New Students page and review the Student Handbook for helpful information.
Questions? Jenavia Weaver, M.A., Director of Student Engagement 
Division of Student DevelopmentWinnet Student Life Building, Room S1-10/S1-11/S1-12/S1-19 

Hosted by: Division of Student Development, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8591387

10:00am
Event Location:
 
Volunteer with Philly Youth Basketball

Volunteer with Philly Youth Basketball

Saturday, January 21, 2023 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Harness your basketball skills and love for the game by helping middle school students in the city learn and practice new skills!
 
Come out on a Saturday morning from 9am – 1pm to play basketball and work with students through Philly Youth Basketball at MLK High or West Philly High. Volunteers will assist with check-in, score keeping, refereeing and assistant coaching.
 
Sign up for one Saturday, or as many dates as you want! If you’re interested in signing up or learning more, please contact Olivia Edwards at oedwards@ccp.edu
 
*note: all volunteers will be required to obtain background clearances to work with students through PYB. Please reach out to Olivia Edwards for help with this process. 

Hosted by: Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8732477

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Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 12:00pm to Monday, February 6, 2023 - 1:00pm

Food Drive Categories:
Immediate Consumption
Snacks:
§ Dried fruits, raisins, nuts in small packages
§ Fruit snacks, pop-tarts, fruit cups (apple sauce or puddings)
§ Crackers, (small packs of cheese or peanut butter), granola bars, pretzels
§ Bags of assorted chips, pretzels, cheese balls, popcorn, etc.
Microwaveable, Ready to Eat Food:
§ Individually packaged dinners, meat or vegetarian individual meal servings
§ Macaroni cheese mixes, soups, oatmeal packets
§ Instant Potatoes
Beverages:
§ Juice boxes individually wrapped
§ Bottled water, canned beverages, juices
Hot Drinks:
§ Instant coffee, teabags, sugar, creamer hot chocolate individual packets
Personal Hygiene/Toiletries
Personal Hygiene Products, including
§ Toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss
§ Shampoo (those from hotels are perfect)
Short-term Assistance:
Canned and Jarred Goods:
§ Beans, vegetables, fruits, soups, spaghetti sauce, meats, tuna fish, salmon, Vienna sausages, apple sauce, mix fruits
§ Cooking oil, Crisco shortening sticks
§ Condiments, such as catsup, mustard, spices
§ Peanut butter, jams, jellies
Dried Goods:
§ Rice, beans, peas, soup mixes, spaghetti, pasta, parmesan cheese, bread crumbs
§ Instant scalloped and mashed potatoes
§ Flour, sugar, cake, muffin, pancake mixes, dried milk, boxes of cereals
Baby Goods:
§ Baby formula and baby food
§ Bottled and canned beverages
Paper Goods, including:
§ Plates, cups, napkins
§ Paper towels, tissues
§ Toilet tissues
Cleaning Products, including
§ Laundry detergent, dish soap, cleansers
§ Re-usable shopping bags* supporting the Plastic bag ban.
Perishable items:
Meats
Frozen food
Please consider donating Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Sugar-free food
You are appreciated. 
 
Questions? Contact Jenavia Weaver, Director of Student Engagement
 
 
 
QUESTIONS? JENAVIA WEAVER, DIRECTOR OF STUDENT ENGAGEMENT SNACKRACK@CCP.EDU

Hosted by: Grady’s Community Garden, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Snack Rack

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8531770

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Spring 2023 Volunteer Exploration Day

Spring 2023 Volunteer Exploration Day

Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join us on Wednesday, January 25th from 12pm-1pm for the Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership’s Volunteer Exploration Day!
The Volunteer Exploration Day is the College’s volunteer orientation. We will elaborate on current opportunities to volunteer and upcoming civic engagement opportunities to serve our Philadelphia communities. The Exploration Day will be held in S2-03 of the Winnet Student Life Building.
To RSVP please contact Michael Miles at mmiles@ccp.edu

Hosted by: Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8689349

12:00pm
Event Location:
 
BE Workshop: Why Your Mental Health Matters

BE Workshop: Why Your Mental Health Matters

Thursday, January 26, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Fred Dukes, from the Counseling department, will discuss the importance of mental health. This session will focus on the awareness of mental health and how it affects different populations. This workshop will further expand upon tips and techniques for dealing with mental health. Click here to RSVP today!
This series of events, Be Empowered (BE), are designed to engage and motivate Black and Brown Males in the Division of Business and Technology by providing a safe space, one-on-one mentorship, peer mentoring, and networking opportunities.
EMAIL PGATLING@CCP.EDU FOR MORE INFORMATION
 

Hosted by: Counseling Center, Division of Business and Technology

Online Location: https://ccp.zoom.us/j/91497985093

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8749552

1:00pm
Event Location:
 
 
Volunteer with Philly Youth Basketball

Volunteer with Philly Youth Basketball

Saturday, January 28, 2023 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Harness your basketball skills and love for the game by helping middle school students in the city learn and practice new skills!
 
Come out on a Saturday morning from 9am – 1pm to play basketball and work with students through Philly Youth Basketball at MLK High or West Philly High. Volunteers will assist with check-in, score keeping, refereeing and assistant coaching.
 
Sign up for one Saturday, or as many dates as you want! If you’re interested in signing up or learning more, please contact Olivia Edwards at oedwards@ccp.edu
 
*note: all volunteers will be required to obtain background clearances to work with students through PYB. Please reach out to Olivia Edwards for help with this process. 

Hosted by: Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8732478

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Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Donate to the Snack Rack Food Pantry (Host a Food Drive)

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 12:00pm to Monday, February 6, 2023 - 1:00pm

Food Drive Categories:
Immediate Consumption
Snacks:
§ Dried fruits, raisins, nuts in small packages
§ Fruit snacks, pop-tarts, fruit cups (apple sauce or puddings)
§ Crackers, (small packs of cheese or peanut butter), granola bars, pretzels
§ Bags of assorted chips, pretzels, cheese balls, popcorn, etc.
Microwaveable, Ready to Eat Food:
§ Individually packaged dinners, meat or vegetarian individual meal servings
§ Macaroni cheese mixes, soups, oatmeal packets
§ Instant Potatoes
Beverages:
§ Juice boxes individually wrapped
§ Bottled water, canned beverages, juices
Hot Drinks:
§ Instant coffee, teabags, sugar, creamer hot chocolate individual packets
Personal Hygiene/Toiletries
Personal Hygiene Products, including
§ Toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss
§ Shampoo (those from hotels are perfect)
Short-term Assistance:
Canned and Jarred Goods:
§ Beans, vegetables, fruits, soups, spaghetti sauce, meats, tuna fish, salmon, Vienna sausages, apple sauce, mix fruits
§ Cooking oil, Crisco shortening sticks
§ Condiments, such as catsup, mustard, spices
§ Peanut butter, jams, jellies
Dried Goods:
§ Rice, beans, peas, soup mixes, spaghetti, pasta, parmesan cheese, bread crumbs
§ Instant scalloped and mashed potatoes
§ Flour, sugar, cake, muffin, pancake mixes, dried milk, boxes of cereals
Baby Goods:
§ Baby formula and baby food
§ Bottled and canned beverages
Paper Goods, including:
§ Plates, cups, napkins
§ Paper towels, tissues
§ Toilet tissues
Cleaning Products, including
§ Laundry detergent, dish soap, cleansers
§ Re-usable shopping bags* supporting the Plastic bag ban.
Perishable items:
Meats
Frozen food
Please consider donating Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Sugar-free food
You are appreciated. 
 
Questions? Contact Jenavia Weaver, Director of Student Engagement
 
 
 
QUESTIONS? JENAVIA WEAVER, DIRECTOR OF STUDENT ENGAGEMENT SNACKRACK@CCP.EDU

Hosted by: Grady’s Community Garden, Office of Student Engagement / Center for Student Leadership Development, Snack Rack

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8531770

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Biomedical Technician Training Program

Biomedical Technician Training Program

Monday, January 30, 2023 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Two paid summer research experiences at The Wistar Institute, other affiliated universities, and biotechnology companies in the Philadelphia region.

 

Continuation of your academic course work to

complete an Associate's Degree or transfer to a 4-year college or university.
 

An opportunity to train with accomplished biomedical research technicians and scientists.

 

A certificate of proficiency from The Wistar Institute for the skills acquired during training and an opportunity to enter the new Biomedical Research Technician apprenticeship program.

 
Visit our website at: https://www.ccp.edu/academic-offerings/all-offerings/biomedical-technici...
 
View the commercial at:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QwwEnqZ5szE
 
Please attend the in-person information session: 1/30/2023 from 3-4:00PM in W2-47
 
Attend the virtual session via Zoom on 1/31/2023 from 12-1:00PM:
https://ccp.zoom.us/j/93900685259?pwd=dE0vRW5TYW9zSHNvWUhHcS9uTFpldz09
Passcode: 011509
 
Please contact  Dr. Dominic Salerno at dsalerno@ccp.edu for more information

Hosted by: Science and Technology Academic Pathway

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8739971

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Domestic Study 2023 Info Sessions 1/31/2023 - 4 pm

Domestic Study 2023 Info Sessions 1/31/2023 - 4 pm

Tuesday, January 31, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Community College of Philadelphia will be hosting the third Global Summit on Social Justice. Here is a synopsis of last summer’s programs. This year, the Global Studies summit will focus on Social Justice within the U.S. and U.S. territories. Programs will consist of weeklong itinerary of virtual and/or in-person activities consisting of tours, film screenings, lectures, presentations, talks, etc. The program will run throughout Summer Session I (May 15, 2023 - June 22, 2023).  All domestic travel will occur between June 5, 2023-June 23, 2023.   
Additionally, Global Student Ambassadors (GSA’s) will be chosen through an application process. They will travel and take either a 1-credit IDS120 course  or 3 credit course during Summer Session I. All travel and course expenses will be covered (e.g. domestic airfare, travel, lodging, food, activities, virtual and/or in–person events and activities, etc). All participants must follow that region’s safety protocols. The duration of the trips can be approximately 5-7 days.   
Please apply through the Scholarship Portal's General Application under Student Quick Links!!!
 
 
2023 Domestic Study Destinations:
Alabama: Civil Rights and Black Power Movements  
Faculty Leaders: Nwenna Kai Gates and Dr. Anyabwile Love 
All domestic travel will occur between June 5, 2023-June 23, 2023.   
Travel Duration: 5 days (subject to change) 
Course Dates: May 15, 2023- June 29, 2023 
Alabama is the cradle of the confederacy, but it is also one of the birthplaces of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements. This immersive program will explore historical events, sites and communities of Alabama that reflect the breadth of these movements, and their legacies.  Students will be introduced to the historical narratives of resistance movements and their connections to the cultural and political ideologies in Alabama’s Black community today. Also, students will be introduced to the vibrant art and culinary world throughout Alabama.     
  
New Mexico: Criminal Justice system and trauma-informed practice 
Faculty Leaders: Professors Ilze Nix & Judy Cruz-Ransom 
All domestic travel will occur between June 5, 2023-June 23, 2023.   
Travel Duration: 7 days 
Course Dates: May 15, 2023- June 29, 2023 
Any plans this summer? Professors Ilze Nix & Judy Cruz-Ransom invite you to visit the cities of Albuquerque and Santa Fe in New Mexico. Join us as we time travel through thousands of years and explore the stories and native roots of the Indigenous peoples; the traditions and influence of the Spanish arrivals; and the modern-day streets, the scenery, the art, and the food. All this while taking Justice 191, Victimology and Trauma, to direct our focus on the historical and current victimization, the criminal justice system from the victim's perspective, and trauma-informed practices surrounding these. Grounding our reflections on the intersectionality of race and gender as we aim towards action-oriented social justice. Join us for an academic and life-changing study-abroad experience! 
 
South Carolina: Gullah - Geechee Communities & Cultural Preservation 
Faculty Leaders: Dr. Gayathri Banavara & Dr. Lynsey Madison  
All domestic travel will occur between June 5, 2023-June 23, 2023.   
Travel Duration: 6 days (subject to change) 
Course Dates: May 15, 2023 - June 29, 2023 
Travel to Charleston, South Carolina and surrounding areas to explore the rich legacy of African cultures and influence in the low-country region. The Gullah Geechee people have retained and embraced their African roots and customs and even their own language. Students will engage in a transformative experience learning about the Gullah Geechee culture through food, arts, crafts, and music. This program bridges the past with the present and covers important moments in the Civil Rights Movement while also providing a broader narrative of the American Black experience, sights, and stories that are not commonly told or seen. 
 
Wyoming: Deconstructing the Myth of Manifest Destiny 
Restorative Justice for Indigenous Peoples 
Faculty Leaders:  Dr. Faye Allard and Dr. Sarah Iepson 
All domestic travel will occur between June 5, 2023-June 23, 2023.   
Travel Duration: 8 days (subject to change) 
Course Dates: May 15, 2023- June 29, 2023 
 
Are you interested in the history of America? Do you want to know more about the history and culture of indigenous peoples? Do you believe in restorative justice practices and wonder how you might help local native peoples regain recognition? If so, please consider joining Dr. Faye Allard and Dr. Sarah Iepson for a domestic study program that will engage with native peoples in Philadelphia and the American West. Through an interdisciplinary approach, students will explore the histories, cultures, and art of native groups in Philadelphia and the Wyoming area, learn of various restorative practices that have been implemented in the west, and have a chance to advocate for local tribes as they fight for recognition and cultural restoration. Students will travel to Sheridan, Wyoming where we will stay in dorms at Sheridan College and explore various museums, historical sites, and meet with contemporary indigenous and ally social justice fighters. 
 
Please contact the Study Abroad Coordinator: Lucia Gbaya-Kanga (bgbayaka@ccp.edu) with any questions or concerns! 

Hosted by: Study Abroad

Online Location: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4778889233

Additional Information can be found at: https://prideportal.ccp.edu/event/8801158

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