Category Archives: Events

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!

silhouette of a graduating students against a bright yellow background

Planning to complete your degree or certificate this semester?

Students completing a degree or certificate must initiate an online graduation petition or a petition with the Admission and Records office at the beginning of their graduation/completion term.

Deadline for Spring Graduation is the Friday, March 3rd.

Don’t miss the deadline, petition now!

Graduation Petition

To register for commencement (due May 18th), visit the commencement page on our website.

Two students standing and talking outside of City Cafe, while students walk by in the background.

Spring Flex will be held on Jan. 11 and 12, leading up to Convocation on Friday, Jan. 13.

The flex program is an opportunity for faculty and staff to participate in professional development activities before the semester begins. Convocation is a program to kick off the semester and features remarks from the Los Rios Chancellor, the college president, as well as guest presenters on current topics relevant to the District and college.

Faculty and staff should contact their division office for the times and locations of division, department and program meetings. There will be a continental breakfast on the morning of Convocation, from 7 to 8 a.m. in City Cafe.

The Flex Booklet and details on Convocation are available online.


Students, come and experience a bit of technology and science in an informative and informal setting!

Science and Technology instructors want to show you how interesting computer programming and chemistry can be.

Oh, and FREE lunch will be provide lunch after the fun.

It all happens at STEM-Posium, Friday, Dec. 2, from 9 a.m. to noon in Lillard Hall 103.

Please RSVP at

We hope to see you there!

The Sac City Library, in cooperation with the SCC Games Club, is taking part in International Games Day @ Your Library.

This event will take place from 1 – 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17, in LRC 105.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to come and join in on the fun!

Participants are encouraged to bring in their own tabletop or board games, or play one of the games that has been donated by a sponsor.