AFFIRM Student Orientation
Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm, C101C
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) program requirements, workshops, activities and events for Fall 2013 and most of all to meet the staff.
Refreshments will be available. For further information, please contact Caritha Anderson at
Study Skills,Test Taking Strategies and Cornell note taking methods
Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm, C101C
Attend to learn the most effective tips for studying, taking good notes and strategies for passing test. This workshop will provide you with new skills that will make a difference in your grades.
Personal Statement Workshop for college admission and scholarships
Thursday, October 3, 2013, 2:00-3:00pm, C101C
Your personal statement can sometimes determine whether or not you gain admission to a college/university or receive “that” scholarship. Please attend to find out what you should or should not include in your Personal statement.
Major Exploration Series (SOCIOLOGY)
Thursday, October 24, 2013, 10:45am – 12:05pm, VPA105
Are you aware of the different types of career opportunities available to you as a General Studies with an Emphasis in Sociology Major? Attend this workshop to meet with professionals in the field and explore the options. Additionally, learn about the requirements for a degree in Sociology, Social Studies and Social Work, and the many career pursuits within the field.
Major Exploration Series (ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE)
Thursday, November14, 2013, 10:45am – 12:05pm, VPA105
Are you aware of the different types of career opportunities available to you as a Criminal Justice Major? Drug Enforcement Agent, Medical Examiner Investigator, CIA Agent, Corrections Facilities Manger, Criminal Investigator, Police Officer/Manager, Detective and that’s just to mention a few of them. Attend this workshop to meet with professionals in the field and explore the options. Additionally, learn about the requirements for a degree in Criminal Justice and the many more career pursuits within the field of Criminal Justice.
Thursday, November 21, 2013, 10:45am – 12:05pm, VPA105
Evergreen Valley College offers many courses that will help you develop skills that will allow you to enter the work force. Attend this workshop to learn what employers are looking for in a potential employee and meet with and talk to representatives from two different Temporary employment agencies.
**For further information about all AFFIRM workshops, please contact the AFFIRM office at (408)274-7900 x6853