District Workshops
Upcoming Workshops, Trainings, Events in the District
(to get your event listed, just email JC Clapp – jc.clapp@seattlecolleges.edu)

Weekly Wednesday Wine Tastings at the Northwest Wine Academy at South Seattle College
Ask a colleague to join you and use the wine tastings as a lovely way to make connections. Every Wednesday in November from 12:00-4:00 p.m.

Phi Theta Kappa Hosting Films! Their research question is: “How has Science Fiction Influenced Technology Today?” Come for the film screening, refreshments, and intellectual discussion! Baxter Events Center—FREE! EVERYONE WELCOME!!! Ground Floor College Center Building – North Seattle College November 6, 4:00 p.m.: Star Wars A New Hope November 20, 4:00 p.m.: Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back December 4, 4:00 p.m.: Star Wars Return of the Jedi

Summer Institute on Learning Communities at The Evergreen State College is now accepting applications for the July 11-15, 2016 institute. This institute is designed to help two- and four-year institutions: Explore the potential for learning communities on their campus; Start a new learning community (LC) program; Expand an existing LC program. 1st review of applications starts January 16, 2016. Cost: $1,350 per person; Team size: 5-10 people To learn more and get an application, go to http://www.evergreen.edu/washingtoncenter/institute/index.html Apply for Faculty Development funds by May 9th (other funding also available).

Applications to attend the Students of Color Conference on April 23-25, 2016 in Yakima, Washington are due no later than Friday, February 12, 2016 http://www.mssdc.com/socc.php Apply by February 8th for Faculty Development funds (other funding is also available to help cover the costs!)

Carnegie Foundation Summit on Improvement in Education, March 22-24, 2016 in San Francisco www.carnegiefoundation.org/get-involved/events/summit-improvement-education Apply by February 8th for Faculty Development funds (other funding is also available to help cover the costs!)