Category: Services for Students

April 25th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Join Counseling Services in the PUB 9208 on Wed., April 26 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. for “Creating a Vision for Your Major of Career Path.”

Let’s fast forward to the future and create a vision for your perfect work day!

With your preferred vision, we will learn more about how YOUR interests, motivators, values, and strengths will help you make decisions and create a plan for the future.

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April 24th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Career Pathways Exploration workshop, Tues., April 25: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Workforce Classroom, First Floor FOSS (5000) Building
Not sure where your degree can take you? Interested in changing career paths but not sure what direction to go in? Thinking of starting school but not sure what program you’d like? Come to this workshop to learn about the many resources available to research your own career interests and up-to-date career data!

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April 18th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Tues., April 18 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Workforce Education Classroom (FOSS 5101)
This workshop will show you all the ins and outs of our very own online job board. We will also go over other valuable online job search sites and tools. Join us to start your job search the right way!

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April 12th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

If you are a student taking any online, hybrid, or web-enhanced classes, there is a great resource for you. The Business Technology & eLearning Center in Room 1304 has drop-in hours where you can get assistance if you need some.

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April 10th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Please see below for the April newsletter from Job & Career Services. A pdf version can be found here.

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April 10th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Welcome to Week 2 of Spring Quarter!

Now that classes are underway, do you ever find yourself thinking that you could use someone else to help you brainstorm, review, and troubleshoot the concepts in your courses? If so, Tutoring Services has many options to help support you in your coursework!

We offer a variety of drop-in services to help you with certain classes:

  • The BCLC (Bio/Chem) in 4201 is open Mondays – Thursdays 9am-5pm and Fridays 9am-1pm. (Biology faculty also host a Biology Open Lab for any BIOL students, including BIOL090 in 2602 on Saturdays 10am-3pm.)
  • The Physics LC in 2923 is open Mondays 9:30-10:30am & 11:30am-3:30pm,  Tuesdays (NO TUTOR), Wednesdays 9:30-10:30am & 11:30am-3:30pm, Thursdays 9:30-10:30am and Fridays 9:30-10:30am.
  • The AELC (Acct/Econ) in 4229 is open Mondays 8:30-9:30am, Tuesdays 8:30-9:30am & 1 -3pm, Wednesdays 8:30-9:30am & 1 -2pm, and Thursdays 8:30-9:30am & 1 -2pm.
  • The BUSTC & eLearning Center in 1304 is open Mondays 11:30am-2:30pm (NO TUTOR), Tuesdays 11:30am-3:30pm, Wednesdays 11:30am-2:30pm, Thursdays 11:30am-3:30pm, and Fridays 10am-2pm.
  • The Conversation Groups in 4229 are as follows:
    • Spanish, Mondays 1-2pm
    • Japanese, Mondays 2-3pm
    • Chinese, Tuesdays 3-4pm
    • ASL, Wednesdays 10:30am-12:30pm
    • ESL, Thursdays 11:30am-12:30pm
    • French, TBD

We also provide one-on-one tutoring support where you can apply for free regular, weekly help with a tutor in any of your Shoreline courses. We grant tutors to students in the order we receive applications. Students and tutors then decide on a schedule and meet every week to explore and practice course content through a variety of methods, strategies, and styles. To request a one-on-one tutor, you can apply in person in our office (Library 4228) or online here: https://shoreline.formstack.com/forms/tutoring

For paper applications, questions, and more information, the Tutoring Services office hours in 4228 are Mondays-Thursdays, 9 am – 6 pm, and Fridays, 9 am – 4:30 pm. We’re here to help!

 

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April 6th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

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Save money on your bus fares. The ORCA Lift program gives low-income people a 50% discount! You can transfer the value on your current ORCA card to an ORCA Lift card. Come to the PUB Welcome Desk to take care of the whole thing! Bring something that shows your low-income status like a Food card, DSHS award letter, or pay stub. Only on campus this Tues, April 4 and Thurs., April 6 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the PUB welcome desk.

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March 26th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Congratulations on completing Winter Quarter! During Spring Break (the week of March 27), Tutoring Services will be open in 4228 (Library) with limited hours for students with questions or interest in filling out an application for tutoring:

Monday (3/27) – Thursday (3/30): 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Friday (3/31): Closed

Much of our information and our applications are also available electronically:

• The application to receive one-on-one help with Spring classes is online: https://shoreline.formstack.com/forms/tutoring
• The application to become a tutor is also online: https://shoreline.formstack.com/forms/become_tutor
• General information is available electronically on our webpage: www.shoreline.edu/tutoring
• Email inquiries are welcome at pttutors@shoreline.edu
• Phone inquiries are welcome at 206-546-4776—please leave a message, and we will respond as soon as we can!

We will be back open for business with our regular hours (M-Th: 9AM-6PM, F: 9AM-4:30PM) on Monday, April 3rd. In the meantime, please enjoy a wonderful, revitalizing Spring Break!

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March 21st, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Get help paying for school with Workforce Education

There are many ways you can qualify for tuition assistance through Workforce Education. You can qualify if you meet ONE of the following criteria.

– Are you receiving benefits from DSHS (food stamps, or TANF/cash assistance)
– Are you low income?
– Are you starting, or in, a professional/technical program?
– Have you received unemployment insurance in the past four years?
– Are you being laid off or formerly self-employed, need to retrain?
– Have you recently lost a spouse who was helping to support you?
– Did you become a veteran in the past four years?

If you answer yes to any of these questions and have been a Washington State resident for at least one year, you may qualify for Workforce Funding! It is quick and easy to apply.

See if you qualify!
– Complete the survey at www.startnextquarter.org
– Call 206-546-5882 or visit the Shoreline Community College Workforce Education office on the lower level of the Foss Building (5101).
– For more information please visit: http://app.shoreline.edu/workforce/funding/default.aspx

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March 6th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

In addition to drop-in learning centers for biology and chemistry, BUSTC and eLearning, accounting and economics, physics, and conversation groups, Tutoring Services offers one-on-one tutoring for students who need regular, weekly help in any of their Shoreline Community College courses. There can be a wait for help in courses in which we do not have available tutors, but we strive to hire additional tutors as soon as we’re able. You can visit us online here.

The deadline to apply for a one-on-one tutor for Winter 2017 classes is Sunday, March 12, 2017.

We are also now accepting applications for one-on-one tutoring assistance for Spring 2017 once you have successfully enrolled for your spring courses.

You can fill out the application to receive tutoring help in person in 4228, or you can complete our online application.

Please feel free to contact us at pttutors@shoreline.edu or 206-546-4776 if you have questions.

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