Weeks of Welcome - Spring 2021

Date: January 18–February 5, 2021

Weeks of Welcome – Spring 2021

 

Weeks of Welcome Kick-Off Event

Date: Tuesday, January 19th 

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: SAC & OSL Facebook LIVE

Description: Join us LIVE as we celebrate the first day of the new semester! We will have special guests, giveaways, games and much more!

 

Virtual Run/Walk 5K

Date: Wednesday, January 20th

Location: Register through Alamo Exprience!

Description: The 2020 Weeks of Welcome Virtual Run/Walk 5K includes a limited edition Simpsons inspired finishers medal and personalized bib. Students can register starting January 20th through Alamo Experience. Registration closes February 5th, 2021 or until all spots are filled. Students will have until February 12th, 2021 to complete the virtual event.

 

Stress and Anxiety – Student Advocacy Workshop

Date: Thursday, January 21st 

Time: Noon -1:00 p.m.

Location: ZOOM (Link will be provided when you sign up)

Description: This workshop is the first part of a two part workshop series that will be presented throughout the Spring semester to teach students how to effectively identify stress and anxiety.

Please contact Dr. Aisha Woods to sign up azarb-cousin@alamo.edu

 

Student Success Showcase

Date: Thursday, January 21st  

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Location: SAC & OSL Facebook LIVE

Description: Welcome to the Spring 2021 semester! Learn about student services and resources offered here at San Antonio College. We will have special guests, games, and much more.

 

Mid-Day Mix w/ Men-Yo

Date: Friday, January 22nd 

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: SAC Official YouTube - LIVE

Description: Take a mid-day break and mix it up with DJ Men-Yo live on our San Antonio College YouTube channel. Make your song requests and shout-outs live!

 

Poetry Group – Student Advocacy

Date: Monday, January 25th 

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: ZOOM (Link will be provided when you sign up)

Description: Group focuses on connecting and supporting students and their mental health through poetry exploration.

Please contact Dr. Brandenburg to sign up jbrandenburg2@alamo.edu

 

Singo

Date: Monday, January 25th

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: SAC Official YouTube - LIVE

Description: Join us for SINGO – a fun fusion of music and bingo!

 

Zoom Caricatures

Date: Tuesday, January 26th

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Register through Alamo Exprience!

Description: Caricatures created on the spot and made avalible for download immediately! Students can sign up for a time-slot reservation through the OSL social media platforms.

 

Self Care for Students – Student Advocacy Workshop

Date: Wednesday, January 27th 

Time: Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Location: ZOOM (Link will be provided when you sign up)

Description: Students will learn strategies for focusing on self-care and improving overall health and wellness.

Please contact Roxanne Maynard to sign up rmaynard4@alamo.edu

 

Virtual Escape Room - Game Night

Date: Wednesday, January 27th

Time: Beginning at 7:00 p.m. 

Location: Register through Alamo Exprience!

Description: Do you like solving riddles and puzzles? Then you'll love our Vritual Escape Room. Invite your friends! To register, visit: https://forms.gle/3DtdopSJiY18CYQL6.

 

OMG Research! Research survival tips from SAC Library

Date: Wednesday, January 27th 

Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Every 15 Minutes)

Location: ZOOM – https://alamo.zoom.us/my/meetsaclibrary  Meeting ID:210 486 0570

Description: Library research survival tip sessions will be offered every 15 minutes beginning at 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.  Join the Zoom session , hear our tips and ask your questions. Students will be entered to win a pair of AirPods for the participation.

 

What is Counseling? – Student Advocacy Workshop

Date: Thursday, January 28th 

Time: Noon -1:00 p.m.

Location: ZOOM (Link will be provided when you sign up)

Description: Have you heard of people talking about taking care of their mental health but are unsure of what that means? Have you been thinking about working with a therapist/counselor but feel like you do not have a need? Are you curious about counseling? Join this workshop to learn some basic information about counseling.

Please contact Dr. Aisha Woods to sign up azarb-cousin@alamo.edu

 

Kahoot Game Night

Date: Thursday, January 28th

Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location: SAC and OSL Facebook LIVE

Description: Show off your Simpsons and ‘90s knowledge at our Kahoot Game Night! Tune in for a chance to win some snazzy prizes.

 

Name That Tune - "Anything for Selenas!" Edition

Date: Friday, January 29th

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: SAC Official YouTube - LIVE

Description: Join us for "Name That Tune" to test your Selena knowledge and win awesome prizes!

 

Women 4 Women & SACMEN Talk

Date: Monday, February 1st

Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location: SAC & SACMen Facebook LIVE

Description: Time to move forward and leave 2020 behind! The San Antonio College Men’s Empowerment Network and Women4Women will host discussion led by Dr. Woods from our Student Adovocacy Center. Join the converstation and be entered to win AirPods!

 

OMG Research! Research survival tips from SAC Library

Date: Tuesday, February 2nd

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Every 15 Minutes)

Location: ZOOM – https://alamo.zoom.us/my/meetsaclibrary  Meeting ID:210 486 0570

Description: Library research survival tip sessions will be offered every 15 minutes beginning at 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.  Join the Zoom session , hear our tips and ask your questions. Students will be entered to win a pair of AirPods for the participation.

 

Social Hour with the Honors Academy!

Date: Tuesday, February 2nd

Time: 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location: SAC & OSL YouTube - LIVE

Description: Celebrate the start of the school semester with music from DJ Men-Yo & have an opportunity to learn about the San Antonio College Honors Academy. Play Jeopardy trivia to win some snazzy prizes!

 

Relaxation Breathing – Student Advocacy Workshop

Date: Wednesday, February 3rd  

Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. 

Location: Zoom to be shared

Description: Provides an introduction to relaxation breathing techniques to reduce stress and anxiety

Please contact Dr. David Rodriguez to sign up drodriguez3@alamo.edu

 

Resource Fair

Date: Wednesday, February 3rd & Thursday, February 4th  

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location: Canvas

Description: Join the SAC Academic Success Centers to explore a variety of academic and student support services that the college has to offer.  Meet faculty and staff in various departments, programs, offices, and services.  The SAC Resource Fair is an opportunity for SAC students to connect with all the resources San Antonio College has to offer.

 

Let’s Paint Y’all

Date: Friday, February 5th

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Location: ZOOM – Please email dfigueroa22@alamo.edu for ZOOM link.

Description: Hey Y’all, Let’s Paint Y’all! Join us for an artsy night in the comfort of your home! Paint along with an instructor and show off your master piece! To register, visit: https://forms.gle/ADAz6fDm3nXTk1sJA. Limited spaces available.