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Faculty Lecture by David Carney

The Humanities, Language Arts, and Culture department presents a faculty lecture by David Carney. 
"The Paintings of the Propaleia at Athens: A New Analysis"
When: Friday, March 30 from 11 -11:50 am. Where: Technology Building, Room 303
Free and open to the public. 

SLCC Softball: Swing For Life

Number 4 ranked SLCC Softball team is hosting their annual Swing for Life game this Saturday against Western Nevada College.

Come support the Bruins and help them fight Breast Cancer!

Double header starts at 12 pm, March 31 at Bruin Field.

All proceeds will go towards The Cause Against Breast Cancer.

SLCC Job Fair

SLCC Steps to Success Job Fair

Wednesday, April 11 from 8:30 - 2:00 pm

Student Event Center - Taylorsville Redwood Campus

Who should attend? Any student looking for employment, and any graduating student seeking career employment.

Presented by: Student Employment and Cooperative Education Services

Don't forget to check out a Job Readiness Workshop too, a list of the scheduled workshops available here.

For more information visit:

SLCC Adobe Day

SLCC School of Arts, Communication & New Media and Adobe Systems are pleased to invite you to participate in a very special, free event.


April 27, 9:30 am - 4 pm

SLCC Miller Campus

Seating is limited, please register at:

SLCC Presents: Rabbit Hole

Division of Communications and Performing Arts Presents: Rabbit Hole

Pulitzer Prize for Drama and five Tony nominations.
By David Lindsay-Abaire

SLCC Black Box Theatre
South City Campus

April 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21
7:30 pm

For reservations please call: (801) 957-3322

SLCC Students FREE with valid One Card
General public: $10
Faculty and Staff: $5


If it is broke... we FIXIT!

Heating, plumbing, grounds, custodial, electrical, carpentry. 

(801) 957-3911 (after hours emergencies only: (801) 898-4910)

Irish Dancers Dance at the Grand Theatre

Alan Scarniff and Kieran Hardiman, professional Irish stepdancers, opened a studio in West Valley City to teach more the art of Irish Dancing.

Today, their students are seen dancing in the Grand Theatre, on the set of The Crucible, running through March 24th.

You can read the full story on these former "Riverdance" stars, and watch them dance on the Grand stage at

SLCC Humanities Fair

Delve into Languages, Philosophy, Religion, Art History, and Culture at the Humanities Fair!

When: Tuesday, March 27 -- 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Where: Student Events Center (Taylorsville Redwood Campus)

Free food, entertainment, and prizes!

Open to the public.

More information at:

Student Access & Success Council Newsletter 2012

To view a larger version of the Student Access & Student Success Council Newsletter, please click here.

Congrats SLCC Aviation Maintenance

The SLCC Aviation Maintenance program team members recently competed for the first time in the Aircraft Maintenance Professionals AMT Society’s Fifth Annual Aircraft Maintenance Competition held in Las Vegas, Nevada. They came away with a fourth place finish from among 16 schools. Our team also placed first in the Goodyear Tire Inspection event—from among all competitors, including industry representatives.

Congratulations SLCC Aircraft Maintenance team members-- Well done! 

ACE Fitness Exam

ACE Fitness Exam
Friday, March 23, 5-9 pm
Saturday, March 24, 8-5 pm

Cost: $100

Location: Alta Canyon Sports Center

For more information please visit:
To register call: 801.957.5200

SLCC Free Math Lab

SLCC Free Math Lab!
Provides: One-on-one and small group tutoring to enrolled SLCC students, computer programs and lab, book exchange, solution manuals, calculators, and videotapes of some math courses. 
Open Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
For more information: 801.957.4839

Women's Storytelling Event

The SLCC Sociology Department presents:

Women's Storytelling Event: Women During the Recession

Three women tell their own stories of how they are coping with the Great Recession.

March 28
Noon - 2 pm
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
Student Event Center, Rm 221

For more information contact: Deidre Tyler at

Big Bang Theory Star Visits SLCC

The Fine Arts and Lectures Board from Student Life and Leadership presents:

The actor on the hit TV show Big Bang Theory!

When: April 2 at 7pm
Where: Taylorsville Redwood Campus, Lifetime Activities Center

How to get tickets:

One Card holders can receive 4 free tickets for the lecture. They can be picked up at any Info Desk at the Taylorsville Redwood, Jordan, or South campus.

Tickets for the public can be purchased for $12 at the Grand Theatre (in person or online)

The event is open to SLCC students, staff, faculty, and the community.

More information available here.

Second Annual Speech Contest

NASPA Pacific Islander Conference

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Presentation

Proposals Due: SLCC 2012 Student Conference on Writing and Social Justice

Submit your proposal for the SLCC 2012 Student Conference on Writing and Social Justice .

Proposals will be considered for: academic and creative works (researched papers, short films, poster presentations, poetry readings, etc.), exploring how writing is used to promote change, and engage actively with the community. Presentations will be limited to 15 minutes.

Proposals may address the following or related topics :
• What is meant by civility? And what role does civility play in social justice?
• What role does writing play in doing democracy?
• What issues are important to the communities of which you are a part?
• What conversations surrounding these issues would you like to participate in?
• What roles does writing play in civic discourse?
• How does the tenor of public discourse work for/against social justice?
• What are the factors behind the lack of civility in current public discourse?
• What role does the media play in civility and discourse?
• How does literature function as a form o…

Region 18 Basketball Tournament Brackets, Follow Along!

Follow along with the Region 18 Basketball Tournament, starting tomorrow March 8-10. 

Fill out a bracket, come watch the action, and cheer on your Bruins! 

SLCC Women vs. College of Southern Idaho(CSI) Thursday, March 8, 5:30 pm
SLCC Men vs. North Idaho College (NIC) Friday, March 9, 2:00 pm

Click on the following links to print tournament brackets (men's &women's), and download a tournament packet.

iVOTE: SLCC Student Body Elections March 7-8

Google: Utah Small Business Development Center

Get Online Utah: Free Event for Utah BusinessesThe Utah Small Business Development Center (UT SBDC) at Salt Lake Community College, in partnership with Google, is hosting a free event on March 8, 2012 to help Utah businesses get online.

“Utah Get Your Business Online” will provide the resources the State’s businesses need to create an online presence. Participants registered for the event will learn how to create a website and learn how to grow business online using methods such as search engine optimization (SEO), web analytics and more.   Web professionals in attendance will provide one-on-one instruction and give businesses the tools and resources to succeed.

The event will be on the College’s Miller Campus, located at 9750 South 300 West in Sandy.   Space is limited.  To register in advance for this free event or learn more, visit: or call 801-957-5200.

About the UT SBDC: the UT SBDC provides consulting, training and other resources to emerging and existi…

The Grand Theatre Presents: The Crucible

The Crucible By Arthur Miller March 7-24 | 7:30pm
Tony Award winner for best play (1953), this American classic is a dramatization of the Salem witch trials that took place in the Province of Massachusetts Bay during 1692 & 1693. In the small Massachusetts village of Salem, a collection of girls fell ill, falling victim to hallucinations & seizures. 

Meet the CastBetty Parris - Robin Young
Reverend Samuel Parris - Jonathan Scott McBride
Tituba - Toni Byrd
Abigail WIlliams - Sahara Hayes
Susanna Walcott - Caitlin Lanzel
Ann Putnam/Sarah Good - Darla Davis
Thomas Putnam - Stephen Williams
Mercy Lewis - Talia Heiss
Mary Warren - Sheridan Underwood
John Proctor - David Hanson
Rebecca Nurse - Barb Smith
Giles Corey - Richard Scharine
Reverend John Hale - Tyson Baker
Elizabeth Proctor - Cassandra Stokes-Wylie
Francis Nurse - Ron Frederickson
Ezekiel Cheever - Connor Montgomery
John Willard - John Rowland
Judge Hathorne - Matthew Ivan Bennett
Judge Danforth - Max Robinson

Reminder: David Oshinsky Lectures March 7

There are two opportunities to hear David Oshinsky on March 7
First lecture: Noon-1:30pm Oak Room, Student Center, Taylorsville Redwood Campus To discuss his book "A Conspiracy So Immense: The World of Joe McCarthy" and how it relates to the Grand Theatre production of "The Crucible."
Second lecture: 6 pm Grand Theatre A question and answer session moderated by two distinguished SLCC Faculty members. The discussion will focus on Dr. Oshinsky's knowledge of the McCarthy era and how it influenced Arthur Miller and other artists of the time.
Biography: David Oshinsky holds the Jack S. Blanton Chair in History at The University of Texas at Austin and is a Distinguished Scholar in Residence at New York University. He graduated from Cornell in 1965 and obtained his PhD from Brandeis University in 1971. His books include “A Conspiracy So Immense: The World of Joe McCarthy,” which won the Hardeman Prize for the best book about the U.S. Congress and was a New York Times “notable …

SLCC Veterans Center

Staff & Faculty Massage Week

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A Conversation with Dr. James C. Oliverio

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Online Tutoring Extended Hours!

Retail Store Operations Courses

Culture and Academia : A Fublright Perspective

Date and Time:  March 12th, 1:00 p.m. To 2:30 p.m.
Title: Culture and academia : A Fublright PerspectiveSponsored by:  SLCC International Steering Committee
Light refreshments will be served

Dr. Wang:

Dr. Bohua Wang currently teaches at the Chinese Capital Medical University in Beijing.  A graduate of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine and the China Academy of Medical Science, his research focuses on the classic theory of acupuncture.Since his arrival on January 4, 2012, Dr. Wang has been busy with several speaking engagements, as well as providing guest lecturing in many of the SLCC School of Health Sciences programs. On professional development day, January 6, 2012, Dr. Wang, along with Dean Haeger and Dean Gunn, presented on the Fulbright Scholar Program, and on January 25, he gave a college-wide presentation on the Chinese culture, including music, art, food and the Chinese New Year. Dr. Wang has already provided lectures to nursing students enrolled in a pharmacology course, he h…

Majors to Careers Fair

2012 Commencement Speaker: Abby Wambach

Salt Lake Community College announces Abby Wambach as its 2012 Commencement speaker. The 2012 Salt Lake Community College Commencement Ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 3 at 4:30 p.m. at the Maverik Center, located at 3200 South Decker Lake Drive in West Valley City, Utah.
Abby Wambach was a collegiate All-American as a player at the University of Florida who first joined the United States’ Women’s National Team in 2001. She has won an Olympic Games gold medal and led the U.S. team to the World Cup finals. Wambach has been recognized as the U.S. Soccer Female Athlete of the Year and FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year—and currently ranks second in lifetime international competition goals scored behind only her former teammate Mia Hamm.
In 2001, she made her WNT debut at that year’s Nike U.S. Women’s Cup. The next year, she was the second player taken in the WUSA draft by the Washington Freedom. In 2003, Abby started all five Women’s World Cup matches and helped the U.S. to …

Vincent Who?

Taste of Asia