Would your daughter like to meet an owl?

Inver Hills Community College is partnering with ISD 196 to host the 3rd Expanding Your Horizons STEAM Conference for Middle School Girls (grades 6-8) on our campus, Saturday April 28, 2018

Girls will explore opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture & Math with hands-on, interactive workshops and activities delivered by positive role models active in their fields.

  • Bring a kid: All girls in grades 6-8 are welcome, so sign up a kiddo or two! There are also concurrent parent workshops on college pathways, careers,  finance
  • Volunteer!! All are welcome…we need people to help us the week and day before the conference, as well as the day of the conference.
  • Have your student club, employer, or other group host an Expo table: During the conference, there will be a two-hour STEAM Career Expo in the gym with various professional organizations, colleges, youth groups, employers, etc., Last time the Biology Club taught attendees how to perform fun lab techniques. All clubs and associations are welcome and encouraged!!
  • Spread the word: Please forward info to any adults or kids that you think might be interested in participating, including potential career workshop leaders, employers, organizations, super-heroes.

Please contact kristin.digiulio@inverhills.edu  651-450-3272  with questions or ideas for the conference.  Signing up is simple & painless.

Testing Center hour changes

The Testing Center is planning to change its late night hours of operation to Wednesdays for the upcoming summer semester, to be in line with all other Student Affairs’ offices.  They are going to be open from 8am to 5pm to begin a test, and close the center at 7 pm on Wednesday nights.

There are two other time frames of note over the summer semester itself:

  • The Testing Center will be closed altogether on June 29th to prepare for the upcoming Next Generation Accuplacer implementation.
  • From June 26th through July 10th, the Testing Center will have shortened hours of operation.
    • From Tuesday the 26th through Tuesday the 10th, our hours of operation will be 8 am to 3 pm to begin testing, with doors closing at 5 pm.
    • On Friday, hours of operation will be 8 am to 10 am to begin testing, with doors closing at 12 pm.
    • The Center will be closed on July 4th for the holiday.

 

On behalf of the Testing Center, good luck with the remainder of the semester!  Please contact us below if you have additional questions.

Calling Any Graduating Students! Seeking Student Speaker – Commencement 2018

 

Where

– Aldrich Arena (Maplewood) –

When

– May 10, 2018 @ 7pm –

Why

It is a great opportunity to gain public speaking experience that will look great on a resume.  You also have the honor of representing the 2018 IHCC graduating class as you kick off graduation and provide some words of inspiration.

How

Submit an outline for your 4 minute long speech to Brad Manley (bmanley@inverhills.edu) by Monday 4/16/18.

*You can also drop off your outline at LA-114 (be sure to include your contact info)

You are submitting a proposal and a selection committee will meet to determine the finalist(s).

Latino Family Night Thurs. April 12 at Metro State

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Come learn more about

  • Transfer credits
  • FAFSA and MN Dream Act
  •  Community Resources
  •  Pueblo, Latino Student Group

Fall priority deadline is June 30, 2018
Questions? Contact Karina Moreno D’Silva
Assistant Director and Chicano/Latino Liaison
651-793-1308 or karina.moreno@metrostate.edu

Metropolitan State University
Student Center, 690 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106

Upcoming Fresh Food Events March & April

Inver Hills is partnering with The Open Door Mobile Pantry again to offer a FREE FRESH FOOD Events on select Tuesdays in March and April!

 Upcoming Fresh Food Event Dates:

  • Tuesday, March 27th 2:00-3:00pm
  • Tuesday April, 10th 2:00-3:00pm
  • Tuesday, April 24th 2:00-3:00pm

 These events are open to all IHCC students.  There is no pre-registration required and no income requirements.  If you are looking to stretch your budget and want to get some fresh food stop by and grab some groceries!  Food is available on a first come, first served basis while supplies last.  The Mobile Pantry will be located in the roundabout behind the Liberal Arts building next to the Technology Building.   You are welcome to come to all of the dates below or just pick 1 that works for you.  If you are an existing mobile pantry user this does NOT affect your monthly eligibility for our regular mobile pantry service.  If you have questions please contact counseling at 651-450-3508 or counseling@inverhills.edu

Career Week is coming up!

CAREER WEEK:

 

Etiquette Luncheon

Tuesday 4/3 at 11am in CC118

Enjoy an afternoon of learning proper dining and networking etiquette. Perfect for anyone who may ever eat a dinner or work at a job. Free food. Register at: bit.ly/inverluncheon

 

Travelers EDGE Scholarship Information Session

Wednesday 4/4 at 3pm in FA196

Find out about an awesome scholarship for Business Students. Earn money and experience to advance your career while in school.

 

Applying for a Federal Job

Thursday 4/5 at 2pm in HH 203

If you have ever considered working for the government, this is the place to be. Learn how to get through the application process and bonus information if you are Vet or a student with a disability.

 

Backpack to Briefcase

Friday 4/6 from 9am-Noon in Fine Arts

Learn everything you need to know about landing your job after college straight from employers! Network, get a free LinkedIn headshot, and free food all while learning essential information for career success. Registration required: Email CEL@inverhills.edu with your Star ID!

Are you planning to graduate after spring or summer? Join us to celebrate!

If you plan to finish your degree by the end of spring or summer semester stop by Counseling and Advising Mon. Feb. 26th – Fri. March 2nd to complete an application for graduation, celebrate and enjoy a treat! It only takes 5 minutes and there is no need to set up an appointment! Simply stop by Counseling and Advising during the hours below or send us an email at advising@inverhills.edu letting us know you intend to graduate. We can work with you via email to complete the application for graduation.

 

Counseling and Advising: Hours for Grad App Assistance

Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri   9:00AM – 4:00PM

Wed.                           9:00AM – 6:00PM

 

Not sure about your progress towards your degree? Check out your Interactive Degree Audit Report by logging into your e-services account. Select Grades and Transcripts and Interactive Degree Audit Report.

 

Note: Completing an application for graduation is a requirement to receive your certificate or diploma, regardless of whether you plan to participate in the spring commencement ceremony. The deadline to submit your graduation application is Friday, March 2nd in order to be invited to the commencement ceremony. The commencement ceremony will be held Thursday, May 7th at Aldrich Arena.
Inver Hills Counselors & Advisors

College Center, 2nd Floor
(651) 450-3508
advising@inverhills.edu

Black Success

Celebrating Black History Month

Black Student Union

Presents

Black Success

Date:        February 21st

Time:        Noon-1 p.m.

Where:    Inver Hills Cultural Center in College Center

Featuring Educator Tyrone Brookins

 

Tyron Brookins has a long and distinguished history in education. A native of Dallas, Texas, he earned a B.S.Degree in Math Education from Wiley College, followed by a Master’s Degree in Teacher Leadership and a Doctorate of Education from the University of Minnesota. He has served as an assistant principal and principal for many area schools. Currently, he is principal of Roseville Area Middle School. Brookins works to ensure that children develop strong academic and social foundations. He is a strong believer in education and its ability to literally change lives and give hope.

 

 

Followed by  a cultural meal