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Welcome to Fall Semester!  Below are all of the welcome activities at SCC for all students. Campuses at which the activities are taking place are labeled with Faribault and North Mankato.

August 26

  • Leader Greeters (Faribault and North Mankato, 8:00 a.m - 10:00 a.m.) - Student leaders and staff will be there to welcome students back to the first day of school and help new students find their classrooms.
  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College. Additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Faribault D2L Open house (Faribault Academic Support Center, A-116 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m) - Get familiar with everything D2L. Make sure you’re prepared for your online classes, submitting assigNorth Mankatoents, and more!
  • Breakfast Blend and Bars (North Mankato Student Lounge 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.) - Stop in the Student Lounge and get some free instant coffee and some breakfast.
  • Let's Talk Tech - Open House (North Mankato Academic Support Center, B-132, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.) - Learning to use new technology can be overwhelming. We're here to help! D2L, Office 365, Tutor.com, and Grammarly are just some of the resources available to you as an SCC student. Trying to succeed in your classes without mastering these tools would be like building a house without a nail gun, saw, or level. Don't be silly. Fill your toolbox! PS - We have free candy.
  • North Mankato Student Senate Meeting (North Mankato Garden Court, C-106, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.) – Join the Student Senate and be a part of the student decision making and advocacy for SCC.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

August 27

  • Leader Greeters (Faribault & North Mankato, 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.) - Student leaders and staff will be there to welcome students back to the first day of school and help new students find their classrooms.
  • Leadership Learning Community Sign Up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College, additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Breakfast Blend and Bars (North Mankato Student Lounge, 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.) - Stop in the Student Lounge and get some free instant coffee and some breakfast.
  • Let's Talk Tech - Open House (North Mankato Academic Support Center, B-132, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.) - Learning to use new technology can be overwhelming. We're here to help! D2L, Office 365, Tutor.com, and Grammarly are just some of the resources available to you as an SCC student. Trying to succeed in your classes without mastering these tools would be like building a house without a nail gun, saw, or level. Don't be silly. Fill your toolbox! PS - We have free candy
  • Create Your Own Success Workshop (Faribault Academic Support Center, A-116, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.) – Get familiar with everything D2L. Make sure you’re prepared for your online classes, submitting assigNorth Mankatoents, and more!
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

August 28

  • Community Resource Fair (Faribault Atrium & North Mankato Conference Center, 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Advising Add/Drop Labs (Faribault B-106 & North Mankato, Computer Lab, C-101, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) - Changing your schedule? Stop by the Advising lab to receive help from one of our Academic Advisors.
  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College, additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Breakfast Blend and Bars (North Mankato Student Lounge, 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.) - Stop in the Student Lounge and get some free instant coffee and some breakfast.
  • Let's Talk Tech - Open House (North Mankato Academic Support Center, B-132, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.) - Learning to use new technology can be overwhelming. We're here to help! D2L, Office 365, Tutor.com, and Grammarly are just some of the resources available to you as an SCC student. Trying to succeed in your classes without mastering these tools would be like building a house without a nail gun, saw, or level. Don't be silly. Fill your toolbox! PS - We have free candy.
  • Caricatures By Casey (Conference Center, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) - Come to the North Mankato Conference Center for treats and enjoy a local caricature artist.
  • Ice Cream Social (North Mankato Conference Center & Faribault Atrium 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.) - Meet new students and get connected with leaders.
  • Building Relationships for Success (Faribault Academic Support Cneter, A-116, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.) - Knowing why, when, and how to ask for help is one of the most important skills you need for success. This workshop will lead you to the right place for the right help right when you need it.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

August 29

  • Plan your Success (North Mankato Academic Support Center, B-132, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) - Do you dream of a new career and better life? Or do you have a plan to achieve those goals? If you'd like to learn how to increase your happiness by turning your dreams into plans, attend part or all of this 2-hour learning experience. We'll discuss how motivation, goal setting, time management, and support systems can be the difference in your success! PS - We have free candy, and all participants of this session will receive a FREE academic planner!
  • No Time for Stress (Faribault Academic Support Center, A-116, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.) - Kick stress to the curb and make a plan that works for you. Learn to schedule and manage your time by implementing a few easy tips and techniques.
  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) – Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College, additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

August 30

  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College. Additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

September 3

  • Laugh, Lunch with Adam Grabowski (Faribault Events Center, 12:00 p.m.) – As featured on America’s Got Talent, Comedian, lecturer, advocate, human. Adam Grabowski has been performing and speaking for audiences professionally for 10 years. His main goal in any and every aspect of his life and career is creating a genuine connection.
  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College. Additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

September 4

  • Laugh, Lunch with Adam Grabowski (North Mankato Student Lounge, 12:00 p.m.) - As featured on America’s Got Talent, Comedian, lecturer, advocate, human. Adam Grabowski has been performing and speaking for audiences professionally for 10 years. His main goal in any and every aspect of his life and career is creating a genuine connection.
  • Student Org Involvement Fair (Faribault Atrium & North Mankato Student Lounge/Garden Court, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) - Stop by and get connected with your Student Clubs and Organizations. Enjoy Adam Grabowski at 12:00 p.m.
  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College. Additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

September 5

  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College. Additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

September 6

  • Leadership Learning Community Sign up (Faribault Student Life Office & North Mankato Student Lounge, All Day) - Sign up to be part of the inaugural Leadership Learning Community (LLC). It is a commitment of 1 meeting a month, at least 5+ hours of community service, and some reflection work due to the D2L platform. Membership in this leadership program will enrich your life while you attend South Central College. Additionally, it is a great resume builder for your current and future career and will help greatly in your pursuit of further educational goals.
  • Take your Student ID Picture (Faribault & North Mankato Library)

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