¡Palabra!: Pow Wow

A pow wow is a social gathering held by many different Native American communities. The word is derived from the Narragansett word powwaw, meaning "spiritual leader“. A modern pow wow is a specific type of event for Native American people to meet and dance, sing, socialize, and honor their cultures. Un pow wow es Read more ›

SGA Nominations open now

Student Government Association (SGA) Nomination period for the 2018-19 school year is open now. Executive Officers / Senators Make a Difference / Make Your Voice Heard What: Call for Nominations for (SGA) Executive Officers and Senator Positions for 2018-2019 school year. When: Beginning April 9, 2018 Why: Gain leadership skills, be Read more ›

Letter of Appreciation — Gerald Clay Memorial Basketball Tournament 2018

April 9, 2018 From:             Herman Garcia, FitFacDir, SoFE To:                  Basketball Committee Subject:         Letter of Appreciation It is with great pleasure that I convey my sincere appreciation for your efforts regarding the Gerald Clay memorial basketball tournament. Comments received from the players, referees, family members and of course the SFCC campus Read more ›

¡Palabra!: Two Spirit

Two Spirit is a Native/American/Indian-First Nation term for people who blend the masculine and the feminine. Used to describe individuals who historically crossed gender boundaries and were accepted (sometimes revered) by Native/First Nation cultures. Source: http://www.pflag-pc.org/glossary-of-lgbtq-terms.html Espíritu dual es un término nativo americano para la gente que mezcla lo masculino y lo femenino. Utilizado Read more ›

Phi Theta Kappa News

On March 3, a group from Phi Theta Kappa attended the regional spring convention at UNM Valencia. President Colin Maez, secretary Jenna Rivera, and alumni member Judy Towers went with Emeritus Adviser Jane Abbott to the all day meeting. Various awards, workshops, and 2018 regional officer elections were addressed. The Alpha Kappa Xi Read more ›

¡Palabra!: Male-to-Female (MTF)

Male-to-Female (MTF) is a person born or assigned at birth as biologically male, who self-identifies as female and who takes the sex, gender, and identity of a female through dress, mannerisms, behaviors, and may include hormone therapy, and/or surgery. Source: http://www.pflag-pc.org/glossary-of-lgbtq-terms.html Hombre-a-Mujer (MTF) es una persona nacida, o asignada al nacer, como biológicamente Read more ›

DeafTEC Workshops April 28

DeafTEC-Austin Community College will be offering a Writing in the Disciplines Workshop (9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with lunch provided) and a Math Workshop (1 to 5 p.m.) Saturday, April 28 in Room 487. Writing in the Disciplines: A workshop designed to provide STEM faculty at both the secondary and post secondary levels with Read more ›

Employee Satisfaction Survey

EMPLOYEE SATISFACTION SURVEY Every year, SFCC conducts an employee satisfaction survey to find out what is important and how satisfied employees feel in a number of areas. This survey is very important to the college because it tells us where the institution needs to direct our energy and resources. In particular, the results are Read more ›

Sopho-MORE workshop series

The Sopho-MORE workshop series is designed to help students succeed by providing information and advice that they can use on a variety of different levels: educational achievement, career goals, life skills and more. March 29: Mindfully Managing Stress April 10: From Diplomas To Resumes April 25: Transferring 101 Thursday, March 29: Read more ›

¡Palabra!: Coming Out

Coming Out is a process without a distinct beginning or a distinct ending in which a person gradually becomes aware of, claims, and develops their identity as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or queer. Source: comunidades-justas.org Declararse o Salir del armario es un proceso sin un comienzo o final específico en el que una persona Read more ›