Category Archives: Campus News

Andy Porras

Andy Porras Presents: Much More Then Margaritas and Mariachis! September 23

Join Andy Porras – educator, activist and journalist – as he presents a historical perspective and timeline of the accomplishments of Mexican people.

The presentation will take place Tuesday, September 23 from 12 pm – 1:30 pm in the Cultural Awareness Center (CAC). For more information, please visit the CAC website.

James Barrera

Celebration del Dieciséis September 16

In commemoration of Mexico & Central American Independence Day, the Cultural Awareness Center will sponsor a special performance by James Barrera.

Student Leadership and Development is bringing out DJ Big Al from ALifornia Entertainment to play salsa, Cumbia, and Mariachi music.

The celebration will be held from 12 pm – 1 pm on the SCC Quad.

Constitution of the United States

Constitution Day September 17

Grab a free voter registration card and register to vote!

Test your knowledge of the Law of the Land during the Constitution trivia contest at 12 pm.
Grab a free pocket Constitution or learn more about the upcoming election. Listen to the recital of the United States Constitution. Free cake giveaway at 12 pm!
Free cake giveaway at 12 noon

For more information, contact Student Leadership and Development at 558-2381.

Carla Fleming's Jazz Band

Welcome Day September 11

Join Student Leadership and Development and the  Cultural Awareness Center for a campus-wide welcome to new and returning students, held on the SCC quad.

Check out SCC programs and services, enjoy free entertainment, and partake in the lunch or evening BBQ. Carla Fleming’s Jazz Band will perform  from 5 pm to 6 pm In the quad.

For more information on this event contact Chris Torres at 558-2382.

Lourdes Perez

Compose Yourself with Singer-Songwriter Lourdes Pérez October 3

“Compose Yourself” is a day-long journey into the heart and soul of songwriting with world-renowned composer and singer-songwriter Lourdes Pérez, where people with no prior experience writing lyrics or composing music move through a process of writing songs.

The workshop will take place Friday, October 3, 2014  from 10 am – 5 pm in the Cultural Awareness Center.

Please note this workshop is by registration only, and open to everyone except those who participated in the songwriting workshop held during spring semester.

“Compose Yourself” is open to everyone, but space is limited. Please contact Professor Riad Bahhur at or 916-650-2738 to register.

Welcome Week Fall 2014

Week of Welcome September 8 – 12

Five days of free fun and activities for new Freshmen:

  • Monday, September 8,  12 pm – 1 pm on the SCC Quad: Meet the Administrators
  • Tuesday, September 9,  12pm – 1pm on the SCC Quad: Freshmen Induction and Ice Cream Social
  • Wednesday, September 10, 12pm – 1pm on the SCC Quad: Panther Day
  • Thursday, September 11, 10 am – 6 pm on the SCC Quad: Welcome Day
  • Friday, September 12, 12pm – 2pm at the Cultural Awareness Center: Mid-day Movie

For more details on each event, download the Week of Welcome flyer.

Students throwing caps

19th Annual Transfer Day September 22

On September 22nd from 10 am – 1 pm in the Main Quad, the Transfer Center will host over 60 Colleges and Universities for students to receive information on transferring and earning a degree that leads to a successful career.

For more information regarding this event or other services provided by the Transfer Center visit Rodda Hall North – 147, call (916) 558-2181, visit the Transfer Center website , Like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter.

Photo of the Learning Resource Center

Artist’s Reception September 13

Landscape and wildlife art by Sacramento artist and former SCC student Linnea Fronce is featured in an exhibit on the third floor of the Sacramento City College Library from August 23 to Sept. 27.

A reception will be held Saturday, September 13 from 3 pm – 5pm on the 3rd floor of the Learning Resource Center.

The exhibit is on view during library hours:

  • Monday – Thursday 7:30 am to 8 pm;
  • Friday 7:30 am  to 5 pm;
  • Saturday 9 am to 3 pm.