Category Archives: Events

People at the Blood Source table in front of the Blood Source bus

Next week Blood Source will be on campus collecting pints of blood from donors. Help save a life and give a pint!

You can also get more information or choose to join the Be The Match bone marrow registry. Be The Match connects people across the nation fighting life-threatening cancers with bone marrow donors.

See you out there Panthers! 9/26 & 9/27 from 10 AM – 4 PM near the Quad.

Book fanned open
Monday, September 25 6 PM  – 8 PM
LRC 105
The fun and colorful LGBTQIA themed children’s picture book This Day in June by SCC Professor Gayle Pitman, was recently challenged at the West Chicago Public Library.
In celebration of Banned Books Week, the SCC Library and Information Technology Program will host a panel discussion on book banning and challenges.
Panelists will include:
· The author—SCC Professor Gayle Pitman
· Librarians from the Sacramento Public Library system and the Sacramento City Unified School District
Visit the SCC Library and Information Technology page for more information about the program!
Lady Justice holding scales and sword

Date:  Friday, September 22, 2017
Time:  2 – 4 PM
Location:  Business Building Room 222

Established in conjunction with the State Bar of California, the 2+2+3 Program provides a pathway to a law school education for students beginning at Sacramento City College.  Students can transfer from Sacramento City College to the undergraduate and law school programs at the following colleges:

UC Davis; University of San Francisco; Santa Clara University; USC; UC Irvine, and Loyola Marymount.  This is an exceptional opportunity for any student who is interested in attending law school. Don’t miss out!

Photograph of Brian King, Los Rios Community College District Chancellor

Fall 2017 Professional Development week begins, today,  August 14-17, leading up to Convocation on Friday, August 18.

August 14-17 offers exciting opportunities for faculty and staff to participate in professional development activities before the semester begins.

Convocation on August 18 will kick off the semester and features remarks from Chancellor Brian King, college president Michael Gutierrez, as well as guest presenters on current topics relevant to the District and college.

There is a continental breakfast the morning of August 18, prior to Convocation, from 7 – 8:45 a.m. in City Cafe. Faculty and staff should contact their division office for the times and locations of division, department and program meetings following Convocation.

The new PD WEEK WEBSITE offers many great resources to help you plan for your professional development and Convocation including:

  • Information about all 2017 PD Week events, including workshops and Convocation.
  • A day at a glance “Thursday – Grid View” page. Designed primarily for mobile use, this page allows you to quickly and easily navigate events on the go!
  • Forms and other PD resources.


Please note: The name has changed from “Flex Week” to “PD Week,” short for Professional Development Week, because “flex” is a term specific to faculty, while “PD” is inclusive of all employees.

Three nursing students learning how to locate a vein.

Sacramento City College, UC Davis Schools of Medicine, and MiMentor, are excited to host over 200 aspiring healthcare professional and their parents, healthcare professional mentors, advisors, faculty, and community organizations. Mentoring is a team sport and when our mentees succeed, we all win!

By participating in this conference you will gain: knowledge of health career enrichment programs targeting pre-health students and students from underserved backgrounds. Confidence in understanding a variety of paths to health careers and how to secure volunteer opportunities. Clinical skills exposure and practice during hands-on workshops.

Registration is required, so don’t forget to reserve your seat and register here today!

An abstract art piece of a segment of the lower case letter "F."

Join us!

The inception of a design education is a sacred moment when students develop design thinking and creative skills they will utilize for their entire lives.

In celebration of another fantastic year in the Graphic Communication Department, students will showcase their best design work of the 2016 – 2017 academic year.

Join us in witnessing this body of work representative of their individual and collective transformations.


  • Graphic Design
  • Web Design
  • 3D Modeling
  • Animation
  • Video Game Design
  • Digital Illustration
  • Digital Imaging
  • Typography

The show is Tuesday, May 16th, from 5-7pm in the Cosmetology Bldg., in rooms COS 108 & 110, (near the corner of Freeport Blvd. and 12th Avenue).

SCC Health Services will host an event for students called “Paws to Relax,” featuring certified therapy dogs from Pet Partners. This is an opportunity for students to break away from their studies for some stress-relieving puppy snuggles. But we all know students aren’t the only ones who needs a break! All faculty and staff are also welcome to take “paws” in their busy day and swing by the event!

The Great Gatsby Feb. 24 to March 19, 2017

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s jazz age classic, The Great Gatsby, adapted by Simon Levy and directed by Lori Ann DeLappe-Grondin comes alive on stage in the SCC Auditorium Feb. 24 – March 19. We continue our season celebrating the college’s 100th Anniversary with Fitzgerald’s Jazz Age Classic of decadence, idealism, and excess, creating a portrait of the Roaring Twenties that has been described as a cautionary tale regarding the American Dream.

Feb. 24 – March 19, 2017
8:00 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 2:00 p.m. Sundays & Saturday 3/18
Performances will be held at the:
Main Auditorium
Sacramento City College
3835 Freeport Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95822

City Theatre at Sacramento City College is offering free tickets to all SCC employees this weekend only, Feb. 24, 25, or 26!