Fall Semester Scholarship Applications are now available

Inver Hills students can now pick up a fall semester scholarship application. One application form can be completed and submitted with a transcript, narrative and letters of recommendation to be considered for a wide variety of possible scholarships. There are scholarships available for students enrolled in Nursing, Art, Music, Paralegal, STEM, EMS/Law Enforcement, Business as well as scholarships for general study. You can see the application form online https://www.inverhills.edu/Foundation/Scholarships.aspx or stop by the Inver Hills Foundation office in the College Center 209, to pick up an application.

Fall semester applications are due June 28, 2016. Decisions will be available before classes begin in August. If you have questions please contact Foundation@inverhills.edu or 651-450-3714.

Unidos Club

Unidos Club’s 3rd meeting will be on Thursday, March 3rd from 12-1:30pm in CC117. Special guest: Consul Alberto Fierro from the Mexican Consulate. He wants to meet all the IME-Becas recipients.

FREE PIZZA!

Center for Experiential Learning

The following employer will be coming on campus to discuss employment opportunities:

Skechers USA on Wednesday, March 2 10 am – 1 pm.

Please stop by the table located outside the Green Room to get information.

Writing Center

Have an appointment with a Writing Center tutor? Please be sure to record and check your appointment, so you won’t be disappointed.  Some students have been arriving on the wrong day and/or time from what they have scheduled, and a tutor has not been available.  Also, please be sure to log in as you enter the Learning Center, and let us know that you have arrived. We look forward to seeing you!

Transfer Rep Visits

February 29, 10:00AM-1:00PM – A Transfer Rep from Concordia will be outside the Counseling and Advising Center.

March 2, 9:30AM-2:00PM – A Transfer Rep from Metro State will be outside the Counseling and Advising Center. Individual appointments are available from 12:00PM-2:00PM Come to the Counseling & Advising Center to sign up.

March 2, 10:00AM-1:00PM – A Transfer Rep from Northwestern Health Sciences will be outside the Counseling and Advising Center.

March 22 & Apr 14 from 12:00-3:00 – Transfer specialists from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities Office of Admissions and various U of M colleges will be at Inver Hills Community College this spring meeting with students to discuss transfer admission to the UMN-Twin Cities. Transfer specialists will also be able to answer detailed questions about their specific college. Learn about prerequisites and major requirements, transfer credit, transfer course selection, and much more!  By appointment only. Call 651.450.3508 or stop by the Counseling &Advising Center to schedule a time.

GET READY

The Spring Fitness Challenge begins March 14 and runs through April 22. Earn points for working out or joining Fast Fitness sessions. Sign up at the Rec Desk in lower level Activities building. Complete rules available there. Win prizes!

Rec. Sports

Dodgeball: Tuesday, March 1, 1-3pm in the gym.

Spring Break Hours: Monday, March 7 through Thursday, March 10, 12pm to 6pm. Closed Friday March 11. Areas in the gym will be limited at times due to completion of construction project items.

Monday, February 22 is NIRSA National Fitness Day: Stop by and work out in the Activities. All names of students who have worked out that day will go into a drawing for prizes.

The National Intramurals Recreational Sports Association birthday is February 22. 1950.

Strategic Planning Committee is seeking your feedback

Inver Hills Community College has been developing the next College Strategic Plan over the last five months and the committee working on this plan is seeking your feedback on a draft of the 2017-2020 Strategic Plan.

 

As a student of Inver Hills, you are the reason we are here, and your opinion is highly valued in the planning process.  We have two options available for you to review the draft of the 2017-2020 College Strategic Plan:

  1. Inver Hills is hosting a Strategic Planning Feedback session on Wednesday March 2, 2016 from 11:00am to 2:00pm in the lower level of the College Center just outside the Student Life Center.  The draft of the Strategic Plan will be displayed on posters.  Each attendee will have the option to provide feedback on the draft of the 2017-2020 Strategic Plan and to engage in conversation with members of the Strategic Planning Committee.  All students, faculty, staff and external partners are invited to attend this event.

 

  1. Inver Hills is also collecting feedback on the draft of the 2017-2020 Strategic Plan through an online feedback questionnaire.  This link will be active through Friday, March 4, 2016.  Click here to access the draft of the 2017-2020 Strategic Plan and the accompanying online feedback questionnaire.

 

The Inver Hills Strategic Planning Committee will begin reviewing feedback on the draft of the plan at the Friday, March 25 committee meeting.