Updated June 3, 2021 12:30 pm
Class of 2021 Graduation
We’re excited for Graduation, we’re excited for you, we’re proud of what you have achieved, and we’re excited to see what the rest of your journey brings you. All the Graduation activities and information are down below. Congratulations Seahawks‼️ Spring 2021 Commencement will be held virtually and broadcast via live stream on
Saturday, May 8 at 1:00 pm
Aspen Prize Finalist with Distinction
Broward College was named a 2021 Finalist with Distinction of the prestigious #AspenPrize for Community College Excellence! This is the fourth time we have been named one of the Top Ten institutions eligible for the prize since it was launched in 2011, and the second time being named a Finalist with Distinction.
“Thanks to our trustees, faculty, and staff, as well as the donors and partners in the public and private sectors who support our work. Of course, our highest praise goes to our students – this is their achievement.” -Gregory Adam Haile, J.D., President
Learn more: https://news.broward.edu/2021/05/aspen-prize-2021.html
Asian American and Pacific Islanders Heritage Month 🇦🇫 🇧🇩 🇨🇳 🇦🇸 🇬🇺 🇸🇧 🏴 🇰🇭 🇫🇲
The month of May is dedicated to the celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage. This observance is meant to recognize, celebrate and honor the culture, history and achievements. Join us as we celebrate access broward.edu/aapi
Here is what is happening this week?
Details and links can be found on the calendar
TEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAM WEBINAR
Join us to learn more about our bachelor’s degree program and how you can become a fully certified K-12 classroom teacher.
When: June 03, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM – 01:30 PM
Location: Virtual https://broward-edu.zoom.us/j/2082825638#success
More info Contact: Juanita Lankford firstname.lastname@example.org
Dates To Know
Add these to your calendar and get organized
Global Learning Fest – May 17-30
OPEN & FREE to all Broward College Students and Staff!
LIVE STREAMING WALKING TOURS/SITE VISITS – VIRTUAL COOKING CLASSES
GAMES & ACTIVITIES …& MUCH MORE!
Register at: https://bit.ly/3w2yBRt *MUST REGISTER WITH BC EMAIL | SELECT 360 GLE MEMBER
LIKE ON THEIR FACEBOOK FOR MORE ACTIVITIES and all Live Events!
Broward College Application Lab
BC student services is prepared to help you enroll!
Click here to register for 3 opportunities
JUN 1 Tue, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM EDT
JUN 1 Tue, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
JUN 2 Tue, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM EDT
Learn about Broward College.
You complete the BC application online.
The BC team is here to help you apply.
After completing the online application you’ll receive a BC student ID number and e-mail address.
In-person, remote and online classes are offered. More in-person classes will be offered in the Fall.
Odyssey Sci-Fi & Fantasy Book Club
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories by Ken Liu
Wednesday, June 02
6:00pm – 6:45pm
Direct link and Event Calendar
Odyssey Sci-Fi & Fantasy Book Club focuses on science fiction and fantasy written by women, people of color, and members of LGBTQIA+ communities. We occasionally read classic science fiction and fantasy to help contextualize the more contemporary narratives that we typically read. This book club is appropriate for people who are young adults and older. We meet online, on the first Wednesday of every month.
June finishes the title is The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories by Ken Liu.
Broward College Summer Session 1 and 2 classes begin May 12. Session 3 classes begin June 25.
New and Returning Students Register Here: https://www.broward.edu/admissions/apply.html#cardgrid-3
Current Students Register Here: https://www.broward.edu/registration/index.html
AND DON’T FORGET To Do Your FAFSA, it’s Free http://fafsa.gov/
Use School Code: 001500
Seahawk Outreach Services 🆘 💞
For drive-through food, students can sign up by going to the Seahawk Outreach Services (SOS) webpage. Once there, you can click on the “Food & Essentials Distribution/Seahawk Marketplace” button and then click on the button to fill out the request. All CDC guidelines will be followed.
This week’s food and hygiene essentials distribution will take place this Friday, May 7 at Central Campus. Are you interested? Visit Broward.edu/SOS to sign up and click on food & essentials distribution to complete form.
Time: 11am – 1 pm
Location: Outside of Bailey Hall ( Building 4)
You can sign up for the entire term (only need to sign up once) and attend every week, as the distribution rotates at each campus.
Central Campus: The first and last Friday of the month
North Campus: 2nd week of the month
South Campus: 3rd week of the month
Mr. Mario has prepared these resources to get you started. Position yourself to be the best remote student you can be! Create an academic environment that supports your true success! Make an appointment with a Language/Reading/MFL Lab via WConline www.mwc.com/ascsouth for academic assistance.
You can make an appointment for just about any subject and any campus.
Partnership Centers: myWCO.com/ascsouth
Central Campus: myWCO.com/asccentral
North Campus: myWCO.com/ascnorth
Virtual Assistance and In-Person Resources
Tutoring Services are still done virtually.
Make a virtual tutoring appointment with tutors from the
Academic Success Center (ASC) today by visiting one of the following links ⬇️
South Campus and Partnership Centers: myWCO.com/ascsouth
Central Campus: myWCO.com/asccentral
North Campus: myWCO.com/ascnorth
The computer labs have reopened at Central, North, and South campuses with limited staff, services, and hours. They are open Monday through Thursday as follows:
North Campus ASC – 10am to 2pm (954-201-2260)
Central Campus ASC – 9am to 1pm (954-201-6660)
South Campus ASC – 9am to 1pm (954-201-8909)
All tutoring, class visits, and orientations will continue remotely with the following hours:
Monday through Thursday from 7:30am to 10pm
Friday from 7:30am to 5pm
Saturday from 9am to 6pm
Sunday from 10am to 10pm
Print On Campus
🗣️ EAP students, do you need to print an Overview, a Model, or an assignment? When you are on campus, use the Broward College printing services in Building #72. Printing is as easy as one, two, three!
ASC Stress Relief Study Kit link: https://tinyurl.com/ascstressreliefkit
ACADEMIC RESOURCES LINKS
ASC and Library Websites:
ASC tutoring appointments via WCOnline: www.myWCO.com/ascsouth www.myWCO.com/asccentral www.myWCO.com/ascnorth
College Library Services:
https://libguides.broward.edu/librarian_chat https://bconline.broward.edu/shared/Library/libraryresources.html? http://www.broward.edu/studentresources/library/Pages/default.aspx
ASC & Library Contact Information:
ASCSouth@broward.edu ASCCentral@broward.edu ASCNorth@broward.edu Library@broward.edu
Library Links for flyer below ⬇️
📩 YOU GOT MAIL 📧
Remember, BC email is NOT the same as your D2L email.
1️⃣ Log in to broward.onelogin.com
2️⃣ Click on: Outlook
3️⃣ Log in: email@example.com
🤚 👉 If you have any questions, contact: HELPDESK.BROWARD.EDU
Sleeves Up BC
Lauderdale Lakes Residents
The Samuel S. Brown Scholarship is awarded annually to applicants who excel academically to assist in furthering their educational development. The deadline to apply is April 30, so if you are interested, don’t wait!
For more information, visit www.lauderdalelakes.org
🏳️🌈 BCPride Opportunities and Resources
Broward College LBGTQ+ students are invited to participate in a virtual support group led by professional mental health providers. Students must be at least 18 years of age and currently enrolled.
Go to hendersonbh.org/t-student-counseling-services/broward/ or
Questions? Call us: 954-424-6916
🏳️🌈 Broward College Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) has scholarship opportunities for you.
One Great Club! Two Great Scholarships!
Fill out an application at broward.edu/pride
🏳️🌈 BCPride Resources and Updates April 2021
Florida Name Change
and TransSOCIAL, Inc. Also available on Broward.edu/Pride
Would you like to know how to nail your virtual job interview? Fortin Jean-Pierre, District Director of Career Services, and Brittany Valera, Lead Coordinator of the Career Center, offer pearls of wisdom designed to nail a virtual job interview. https://bit.ly/3qFeeGL
There is now an app for CCN which will make the overall process much easier and very straightforward.
Click here to add it to your Home Screen now 📌 or go to the Career Center Home Page
Hey 🗣️ Nursing Students 👩🏾⚕️ 👨⚕️👩🏼⚕️‼️
Learn all about the Nursing Pathway
You can follow Dean Turpel’s Blog, click here to see the latest blog 📝 📡featuring our newly graduated nurses working the front lines of this pandemic. You can also follow Dean Turpel’s🎙️ Podcast here or tag her on IG
Seahawk Nation Welcomes TRIO Student Support Services (SSS)
TRIO offers FREE additional services tailored especially for students.
Some of those services are:
• Personalized tutors (in addition to the tutoring offered at the ASC and through tutor.com)
• Additional advising sessions with a Student Success Coach dedicated just for this program
• Enrichment workshops
• Cultural excursions
• Grant financial aid funding for those students in the program that qualify
To qualify, students only need to meet ONE of the following criteria:
• Be a low-income student
• Be a First-Generation college student (which means neither parent has a bachelor’s degree)
• Be a student in need of accessibility support (have a disability)
Click here to apply to TRIO Student Support Services (SSS)
You can email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
🗣️ Seahawks, did you know that you can enjoy free or discounted childcare at approved centers in #BrowardCounty? Thanks to CCAMPIS, a grant funded program, eligible #BC students have an opportunity to complete their degree without worrying about the spiraling cost of childcare.
For more info. Contact Shela Jones at email@example.com or call 954-201-2500
This BC South Campus blog post is updated daily, so please check back for the latest updates, links, resources, tips, virtual events, tutoring events, Student Life events, opportunities, and more, to assist you in our remote and blended learning environment.
SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE! Join the nation’s best Avionics program at Broward College! High academic achieving students can qualify to join the Robert “Bob” Elmore Honors College and receive up to $10,000 each year from the Bryant-Taylor Honors Scholarship! New Semester Begins August 8!
🎓 RAPID CREDENTIAL PROGRAMS
Today’s employers need workers with the skills and training to meet industry trends. Increasingly, workers must adopt lifelong learning strategies to keep up with changes in technology, health care, transportation, business, education, and more. Through a partnership with the Florida Department of Education, we offer an exciting opportunity to help you enroll in an in-demand, high-quality workforce program, move quickly, and gain the critical skills needed in essential and emerging careers. Our Rapid Credential programs will help you get there. ALL PROGRAM FEES ARE COVERED BY GRANT FUNDS $0 tuition | $0 fees or costs. www.broward.edu/rapid-credentials/index.html
🎓 RAPID CREDENTIAL PROGRAMS
Join the Next Level Webinar below
🚔 Stay Safe 🚨 Everbridge Download https://www.everbridge.com/products/mobile-apps/download/
Attention Seahawks! Did you know that you can review your academic plan, register for classes and much more, all at your fingertips? Download Navigate Student in the Apple App Store or Google Play.
🇺🇲 Veterans Services
Join the veteran student community at Broward College.
Attention #Seahawks! Peer Leaders are available to mentor and support you during your academic journey. They are students who’ve “been there, done that” and possess leadership and mentoring skills that will help you achieve your academic goals.
Connect with a Peer Mentor today! www.bit.ly/bcmentoring1
We love that you started your journey with us, but we also want to support you into the future. Check out the Transfer Services web page broward.edu/transfer and sign up for their upcoming events.
Seahawk Outreach Services (SOS) assist students in distress, who may be experiencing extenuating circumstances outside of the classroom that threatens their ability to successfully enter and/or complete college. If the students have any questions, please contact (SOS) via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
🆘 Seahawk Outreach Services (SOS) assist students in distress, who may be experiencing extenuating circumstances outside of the classroom that threatens their ability to successfully enter and/or complete college. If the students have any questions, please contact (SOS) via email email@example.com.
Broward College has partnered with Lyft for the new initiative Broward College Lyft Ride Program! This program is aimed at assisting students who are experiencing transportation challenges. Students can ride for free* as long as their ride either begins or ends at a Broward College campus or center.
·Student must be currently enrolled or have taken classes in the past two semesters
Eligible Ride Locations
Ride credits can only be used if the ride begins or ends at one of the following approved locations:
·North Campus ·Central Campus ·South Campus ·WHC/Downtown Center
·If a student would like to request a Broward College Lyft Ride to a location other than a Broward College campus or center, please encourage them to still complete the form and an S.O.S. staff member will contact the student to discuss the request and determine eligibility.
Apply by going to www.broward.edu/sos and clicking on Lyft Program
Full program description, application, and useful Q&A can be found at www.broward.edu/Lyft
If you have any questions or concern, contact SOS at firstname.lastname@example.org or 954-201-4SOS
Dive into a skill-based curriculum taught by industry experts and earn a degree in Hospitality & Tourism Management. Flexible classes, affordable tuition, and dedicated scholarship funds available.
Thanks to the FIU Connect4Success partnership, you’ll be able to start at Broward College and seamlessly finish your education at FIU’s Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.
Learn more: https://bit.ly/2ZNTt0P
We borrowed this helpful resource list from one of our fav local schools, the Stranahan Dragons Click here to see the list and a helpful link from News Local 10. Please share with people in our community that need a helping hand. #SeahawksPersist
Fabulous Faculty Friday
Congratulations to all of our amazing Broward College faculty
Do you have a suggestion for the blog? Do you have an event you would like to see here? Post a comment and let us know.
Follow us on social media @BCSouthCampus so that you know all about the amazing resources and fascinating events happening on #BCSouth
May the light of the moon fall directly on you, and may Allah bless you with everything you desire today. Eid Mubarak!
🎓 Spring 2021 Commencement
Nursing Pin and Candle Processional in honor of our #BCProudGrads!
Watch the motorized processional virtually LIVE on Thursday, May 6 at 10:30am by visiting: https://bit.ly/32XzgHf
🎓 Spring 2021 Commencement will be held virtually and broadcast via live stream on
Saturday, May 8 at 1:00 pm
For information about Grad Fest, a Drive-Thru Diploma Cover event, visit broward.edu/graduation
You are invited to come and enjoy a night of culture and fun as we celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month! The Lantern Release into the lake will be led by Dr. Edward Cornejo, Associate Dean of Arts and Humanities, promptly at 7:30 p.m., followed by the showing of the romantic comedy, Crazy Rich Asians.
Looking to work for a company that supports your career goals?
Join Castle Group’s information session on May 19 at 11 am to learn about the many opportunities they have to offer. Zoom link: https://bit.ly/2SuLOEf
For more info. contact Career Services: Broward.edu/Careers
Emil Buehler Aviation Institute at Broward College has partnered with the Federal Aviation Administration Safety Team (FAAST) to host a Zoom-based Safety Stand Down for SFL and North Perry Airport. EVERY Pilot, Mechanic, School, CFI, and Student on the field should attend. Please spread the word!
Tuesday 5/18 6-8PM on Zoom.
FAAst WINGS Credited Course
Registration link https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_mqRleBEORk6Sr-WG9NY2oQ
Loss Of Control – Naji Malek – NTSB Investigator
Aeronautical Decision Making – Dave Fogarty – DPE / Mechanic / CFI
Distinguished Guest Speakers: Tony Saavedra – Beam Furr – Jay Schwartz –
Nina MacPherson – Cedric Mcqueen
This presentation is co-hosted by the North Perry Airport Community Association