Transfer Visits

Start planning your transfer to a four year college. Stop into the Counseling and Advising area and visit with one of these colleges:

Monday Sept 29th Saint Mary’s University 10:00 – 1:00
Wednesday Oct 1st University of St Thomas 10:00-1:00
Friday Oct 3rd Concordia University 10:00-1:00

International Student Club

International Student Club has a new meeting time which is every Tuesdays at 2pm in FA -196!
Please come and join us to learn more about different cultures and have fun. Everyone is welcome!

Bookstore Seeking Students for a Panel!

STUDENTS! LET YOUR VOICES BE HEARD
The Bookstore is seeking 5 students who would be willing to serve on a student panel from 10:15am-11:30am on October 14, 2014. Your audience are faculty from across the metro area.
Discussion topics include:
• What would you like to see faculty use for affordable learning resource alternatives? (example: online web sources, interactive web sites, course packets, e-Books, access codes, etc.)
• What types of choices do you make regarding textbook costs (drop a class because the book is too expensive, don’t purchase a book because you can’t afford it, etc.)?
• What kinds of learning resource alternatives have you used in classes and why do you like/dislike it?
• How does the cost of textbooks effect your success?

If you are interested, please stop in to the Bookstore and talk to Dawn Master, Bookstore Manager or call her at 651-450-3247.

Easy as Pie!

The Psychology Departments at Metropolitan State University and Inver Hills Community College are partnering for a community event designed to provide healthy foods for community residents in the Dayton’s Bluff area. Our goal is to prepare over 50-100 fresh apple pies and we need your help in harvesting apples and making the pies. We Need Your Help! We will wash, peel and prepare the apples for pies on two (2) dates:
Thursday, September 25, 2014
and
Thursday, October 2, 2014
both at 11:00 a.m. at the First Lutheran Church (http://lovegrowshere.net/). We will work until 7:30 each day, and you can drop in as you are available. Please contact August Hoffman (august.hoffman@metrostate.edu) or Barb Curchack (BCurcha@inverhills.mnscu.edu) to let us know if you intend to help out on either date.

Leadership Academy

Student Life is proud to announce the 2014 Fall Semester Leadership Academy.  The Leadership Academy is geared towards students with leadership potential and/or an interest in developing themselves personally and professionally.  This six week series will begin on Thursday, October 2, from 3:00pm-4:30pm, and run until November 13.  Applications are due to Student Life by Friday, September 26 (or email:  student_life@inverhills.edu).  By attending this Leadership Academy, students will gain skills needed for academic and career success, and learn to be more confident in their leadership potential and abilities.

Transfer Visits

Start planning your transfer to a four year college.  Stop into the Counseling and Advising area and visit with one of these colleges:

Wednesday, Sept 24th – Concordia University from 10:00 – 1:00.

Thursday, Sept 25th – University of Minnesota (College of Liberal Arts) from 12:00 – 3:00 (Sign up at Desk).

Monday, Sept 29th – Saint Mary’s University from 10:00 – 1:00.

Minnesota State Colleges & Universities Transfer Fair

On Thursday October 23th, Minnesota State Colleges & Universities will be here for a transfer fair between 10:00am and 1:00pm.  They will be set up on the 2nd floor of the College Center Hallway.  Representatives are from; Minnesota State University-Mankato, Metro State University, St Cloud State University, Winona State University, Bemidji State University.  They will be here to answer your transfer questions and exhibit their programs.

Student Success Day

Join us all day on Tuesday, September 23th and get yourself going in “The Right Direction.” It’s a great way to experience campus life. And free food all day is an added bonus!

Check-in starts at 8:30 am in Heritage Hall. Attend sessions on: Campus resources, career & transfer, student life, study skills, and money management. We have a fantastic line up of workshops presented by IHCC faculty and staff. Sessions start at 9 am and end at 7 pm. Hear our keynote speaker Lisa Rambo’s story and be inspired! Join us in the Fine Arts Theatre at 10 am on Student Success Day.  Lisa was a Season 14 contestant on “The Biggest Loser.” She will talk her journey towards healthy living!

Click inverhills.edu/StudentSuccessDay/ for a detailed look at the schedule!

Note: Classes are cancelled on Student Success Day, Tuesday, September 23rd. However, evening classes will resume at 7pm and some special/accelerated classes will meet as scheduled. Check with your instructors.

For more information, contact Jason Neuhaus at jneuhau@inverhills.edu or Shiloh Gideon-Sjostrom sgideon@inverhills.edu.