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City Notes for Friday, January 16th 2015



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1. Journalism Open House
2. The Office Management Specialist Program
3. Lynda.com Workshops
4. Free Art Show by Christine Canepa & Benjamin Lyon
5. Parking Announcement for Spring
6. Business Cards
7. Job Fair
8. Food on Campus

1. Journalism Open House: Come meet City College journalists, explore Spring 2015 journalism classes and enjoy free food! Also meet CCSF alumni and working professionals! Wednesday, January 28th from 12-5pm. Ocean Campus, BNGL 615 (below Ram Stadium). Submitted by Patrick Fitzgerald.

2. The Office Management Specialist Program: The Office Management Specialist Program will be accepting applications for the next 2 weeks (flyer attached). If anybody needs help with the application process, please go directly to the admissions office, Room 110, 1125 Valencia Street: 8am-7:30pm Monday through Thursday, and 8am-2:30pm Friday, or call at 415-920-6010. COST: Fee waivers and grants available from Financial Aid. Call Roy Camacho, 415-452-5635, or email rcamacho@ccsf.edu to ask about a fee waiver and/or Financial Aid grant for EDD recipients or low income. DESCRIPTION: This 12 unit Job Training Program (OFFICE MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST) meets the requirement for CTB (California Training Benefits), and is designed for people with previous office experience to upgrade their skills so that they can compete effectively in the current job market. LOCATION: City College of San Francisco, Mission Center, 1125 Valencia Street / 22nd. SCHEDULE: Monday through Thursday; 9:00am – 12pm. Submitted by Kate Ryan.

3. Lynda.com Workshops: The Technology Learning Center is hosting a workshop on Friday, January 16th from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm in Batmale 313 on how to get the most out of lynda.com.  Two hours Flex credit will be offered for faculty who attend the workshop.  Staff are also invited to attend.  Lynda.com is a training resource for all CCSF faculty, staff, and administrators who want to learn about how to better utilize technology in their personal and professional lives. Topics to be covered in the training include transcripts, video player options, course histories, meta tags, certificates of completion, and using lynda.com with a variety of desktop, laptop, and mobile devices. Submitted by Laurie Burruss.

4. Free Art Show by Christine Canepa & Benjamin Lyon: 

Exhibition Dates: January 12 to February 12, 2015 Reception: January 13, 5 to 7pm Exhibition Location: City College Art Gallery, Ocean Campus, Visual Arts Building 119,
50 Phelan Avenue, San Francisco Gallery Hours: see website for details Phone: 415.239.3156 Web: facebook.com/artccsf    Free and wheelchair accessible

Christine Canepa's work employs imagery from the animal world as a means of exploring ideas proposed in contemporary physics regarding the existence of multiple dimensions, or a “multiverse”. Canepa uses imagery of dens, nests, and burrows, and various endangered species to explore ideas around endings, loss, and the speculative potential of parallel worlds. The work plays with traditional distinctions between abstract and representational imagery, and historic conventions of landscape painting.
 
Benjamin Lyon, alumni of the art program at City College of San Francisco, is a Brooklyn-based artist creating work from a variety of materials derived from a natural and manufactured world. Through sculpture, painting, and drawing Lyon expresses a continual search for meaning within themes of time, change, materials and labor; thus, making visual discoveries through a process-heavy, ritualistic, hand-made focused approach. Within the dichotomies of culture and nature, and another of science and the occult, Lyon's processes aim to reinterpret and raise questions as to whether their treatments as separate entities, with preference of one over the other, reveal paradoxes worthy of re-evaluation.
 
Submitted by Stephanie Robison.

 
5. Parking Announcement for Spring: Welcome to all Faculty, Staff and Students for Spring 2015 Semester! Parking may be challenging at the start of each new semester and we’d like to give a few reminders on how to handle parking on the Ocean Campus. Please see the attached form for details. Submitted by André L. Barnes.

6. Business Cards: The Visual Media Design Department is now accepting orders from City College employees for business cards. ​Completed application forms are due by Friday, February 20 and will be returned to you via campus mail, the week of Monday, March 16. Orders received after the February 20 deadline will be refused. Please complete the attached form! Submitted by Colin Hall.

7. Job Fair​: Free job fair for jobs in higher education. January 24th at the Hilton SFO. Please see attached flyer! Submitted by Linda Shaw

8. Food on Campus: Food by Culinary Arts is set to resume soon. Below are the dates.

Dates of Food Service:
Jan. 20  Tue  Cafeteria breakfast and lunch open
Jan. 21  Wed Cafeteria Radius 99 opens
Jan. 21  Wed PCR opens
Jan. 27  Tue  - Cafeteria dinner opens

No food service in Cafeteria on Fridays and no dinner on Mondays. Please see the attached menu for more. Submitted by Pik Kwan Chan.

 
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Submitting to CityNotes: CityNotes is for everyone! Send a brief paragraph in the body of an email, along with any attachments, at least 5 days before your event to jhamilton@ccsf.edu and adewolk@kamergroup.com. Thanks!


2015 Job Fair Flyer.pdf

Parking Spring Semester info.doc

CCSF_BCards_S15.pdf

Menu Spring 2015 WK 2-9 to cceditor 1-15-2015 INBLACK.xls