Student Success Sessions Planned For Incoming Students

Friday, August 4, 2017

Incoming students at Chattanooga State, who might be feeling a little overwhelmed, have questions about technology, or are worried about balancing it all, can get help by attending the newly created ChattState Reconnect Refresh Sessions. All students (not just Reconnect students) are welcome to attend these free events.

Beginning Aug. 7-11 and continuing through Aug. 14-16, there will be a number of sessions designed specifically with students in mind to brush up on many of the things that are crucial to a successful college experience.

Sessions include: How to study; how to format your papers; navigating Office 365; eLearn and ePortfolio training; prior learning assessment tips; getting organized, time and money management; and balancing work, life and school.

For a complete schedule with dates and times, please see https://tinyurl.com/2017Refresh

Hover over the titles for a description of the class objectives. Click on any of the titles and register today.

For more information, call Kolwyck Library & Information Commons (KLIC) at 423-697-2576.


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Faculty and staff at Georgia Northwestern Technical College have nominated five of their peer instructors for the Rick Perkins Award of Excellence in Technical Instruction competition. The ... (click for more)

Cleveland City Schools Board of Education Site Committee will meet on Wednesday, 1:00 pm at Cleveland Middle School. Click here to view the agenda. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, ... (click for more)

"The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas is the Hamilton County Schools' book of the week, nominated by Courtney Brown, the librarian at Red Bank High School. Ms. Brown said, “The students love to ... (click for more)


Student Scene

GNTC Instructors Nominated For 2019 Rick Perkins Award

Faculty and staff at Georgia Northwestern Technical College have nominated five of their peer instructors for the Rick Perkins Award of Excellence in Technical Instruction competition. The Rick Perkins Award honors the Technical College System of Georgia’s most outstanding instructors. The award has been an ongoing statewide event since 1991 and is designed to recognize technical ... (click for more)

Cleveland City Schools' Activities For The Week Of Jan. 22

Cleveland City Schools Board of Education Site Committee will meet on Wednesday, 1:00 pm at Cleveland Middle School. Click here to view the agenda. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 423-472-9571, abyerly@clevelandschools.org . Cleveland High School invites you to Open House on Thursday, 5:00-7:00 pm. Students and their families are invited to meet the second term ... (click for more)

Breaking News

2 Arrested At Soddy Daisy After Vehicle And Foot Pursuit

Two people were arrested Tuesday night after leading a sheriff's deputy on a vehicle, then foot pursuit. A Hamilton County Sheriff’s deputy witnessed a vehicle driving erratically in Soddy Daisy about 10 p.m. The deputy attempted to stop the vehicle at which time the driver fled and a pursuit ensued. The deputy pursued the vehicle until it stopped on Clay Hill Drive ... (click for more)

Fire On Hickory Valley Road Displaces Multiple Apartment Residents

A fire broke out at Evergreen Apartments on Hickory Valley Road when fire broke out at approximately 6 p.m. on Tuesday. Robert Knowles said he had just gotten home from work and was walking to his apartment in the H Building when a woman ran out of her apartment across from him carrying two babies in her arms. He said he could see fire toward the back of her apartment. Mr. ... (click for more)

Opinion

Fake News Strikes Again And Again - Response

Two major stories exploded across the headlines this past week which confirm my opinion that the mainstream media (MSM) is biased, incompetent, and can seldom be trusted to impart the news fairly and accurately. The first instance was the BuzzFeed story regarding Michael Cohen and how he allegedly lied on President Trump's behalf to Congress. Virtually all of the big media outlets ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Walmart vs 535 Morons

There is an anonymous paper on the Internet that tells how Walmart could do a better job running America instead of the pompous flops and duds we send to Washington. Please try to connect the dots on Walmart’s 1.6 million employees and the obscene profits that they make versus our 535 members of Congress who blow through money while “WallyWorld” churns out an average of $20-thousand ... (click for more)