Calendars


Support Circle: Borders, Home and Migration

When: Wednesday, October 28, 2020 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Series in collaboration with LaGuardia Humanitarian Initiative to discuss and explore concepts of home, the world, movement, and identity.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Caridad Munoz From LaGuardia Rising and Estefany Gonzaga From CTL, Academic Affairs in conversation with Dreamers

When: Wednesday, October 28, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Where: Virtual Event

LaGuardia Humanitarian Initiative's theme for the academic year 2020-2021 is "Borders, Home, and Migration.

Keeping in tune with the present social and political climate and reinforcing the mission of translating classroom learning, pedagogy, and lived experiences into actions for social change, The LaGuardia Humanitarian Initiative (LHI) would like to welcome you and your students to the following October events co-organized by faculty, staff, and students:

October 7th, 12:00-1:30pm: Panel Discussion on Race and Immigration: Attitudes, Policies, and Support.
Panelists: Angie Adams ( Amal Alliance, Global NGO); Caridad Munoz ( LaGuardia Rising); Monique Francis, ( CUNY Citizenship Now); Kendra Cornejo( Make the Road, NGO, New York)

October 14th, 2:00-3:00pm: Interactive session with activist members from Make the Road; Theme: “Voting” and “How to support fighting police brutality and criminalization of our communities”; Volunteering opportunities for students.

October 21st, 1:00-2:00pm: Interactive session with Attorney Midori Hills, CUNY Citizenship Now.

October 28th, 2:00-3:00pm: Caridad Munoz ( LaGuardia Rising) and Estefany Gonzaga (CTL, Academic Affairs) in conversation with Dreamers.

Please RSVP to these events.

Virtual Job & Internship Fair - Prep Workshops

When: Thursday, October 29, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Online (Blackboard)

The Center for Career & Professional Development Staff (CCPD) cordially invites students and recent alumni to participate in our Virtual Job & Internship Fair - Fall 2020. This event will be held on Wednesday, November 4th from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Career Connect (Symplicity).

In preparation for the virtual fair, we are offering workshops and instructional videos explaining steps to prepare for the fair and what to expect the day of the event.

Instructional Videos: Everything students need to know about the fair
Full Video
Part 1 is the “ pre-job fair” 
Part 2 is the “ during the fair

Join this event.
Dial in: +1-571-392-7650
PIN: 320 030 6498

To RSVP and view participating companies, visit https://bit.ly/fairjob2020 or log in to Career Connect
Events > Career Fairs > Virtual Job & Internship Fair-Fall 2020

Building Safer Relationships and Communities: Immigration and Sexual Violence - Know your Rights

When: Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom

A conversation about immigration and sexual, domestic and other forms of gender-based violence, where we will explore questions about immigration status and challenges faced by LGBTQIA+ immigrant survivors.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Support Circle: Healthy Relationships

When: Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Curious about connections and building relationships? Join space to explore healthy and safe relationships, communication, consent, and boundaries.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Preparing for a Professional World

When: Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Preparing for a Professional World: Special Guest Speaker Marina Woodruff, Senior Manager of Food & Beverage Strategy Capital One

Join us as Ms. Woodruff discusses her career path, how to address challenges in the workplace and offers guidance on approaching opportunities for professional success.

Register for this event.

To request special accommodations, please email campuslife@lagcc.cuny.edu

Virtual Transfer Fair

When: Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

The fair is an excellent opportunity for you to learn the important elements for researching and evaluating institutions when transferring to a four-year college and for funding your education.

You will also have an opportunity to hear from Adelphi University, Binghamton University, City College, Hunter College, Manhattan College, and Pace University during the Virtual Transfer Fair.

Join this event here.

For more information, contact transfer@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Women's Circle

When: Thursday, October 29, 2020 4:35 PM - 5:35 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Held by and for students who identify as Women. These Circles bring students together around themes that most commonly affect Women, including but not limited to sexism, bias, and intersectionality.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Webinar on Infectious Diseases and Vaccines

When: Friday, October 30, 2020 10:00 AM - 12:20 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

LaGuardia STEM club invites the college community to a Healthcare webinar on "Infectious Diseases and Vaccines” on October 30th. Three biomedical experts have been invited from highly reputed organizations to share their insights and discuss how we can prepare better to prevent the spread of deadly infections.

Register here to join this event.

For more information, contact Dr. Richa Gupta at rgupta@lagcc.cuny.edu.

LGBTQIA+ Circle

When: Friday, October 30, 2020 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom

Held by and for students who identify as LGBTQIA and/or questioning sexual or gender identity. These Circles bring students together around themes that most commonly affect the LGBTQIA community, including but not limited to, homophobia and transphobia, gender and sexual identity, and intersectionality.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

President's Society Environment Panel - Just Strategies: Pathways to Water, Food, and Wellness

When: Friday, October 30, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Interested in making just changes in your community? Then join us on October 30, 2020 from 1-3pm EST via Zoom for Just Strategies: Pathways to Water, Food and Wellness! This cross-pollinating conversation will highlight how communities are navigating the climate crisis and amplify efforts and experiences in NYC, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico that focus on water, food and wellness.

Please Register here to access the Zoom link and attend.

For more information, contact Jennifer Guaraca at jguaraca@lagcc.cuny.edu.

SGA Weekly Meetings

When: Friday, October 30, 2020 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Feel free to join the Student Government Association for their virtual weekly meetings. Every Friday from September 25 - December 11 from 4 pm to 5 pm.  

SGA Weekly meeting dates:
Oct 30, 2020 04:00 PM
Nov 6, 2020 04:00 PM
Nov 20, 2020 04:00 PM
Nov 27, 2020 04:00 PM
Dec 4, 2020 04:00 PM
Dec 11, 2020 04:00 PM

Register for this event.

For special accommodations, please contact campuslife@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Support Circle: Stress and Overwhelm

When: Friday, October 30, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom

Open to all enrolled students. Feeling stressed? You're not alone. Join space to express life's current challenges, and share strategies in community.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Virtual Film Screening: Candy Man

When: Saturday, October 31, 2020 8:00 PM - 9:50 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Join the Young Democratic Socialists of America (YDSA) club on Halloween night to view the 1992 classic horror film, Candy Man.

Register for this event.

To request special accommodations please email Campus Life at CampusLife@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Virtual Job & Internship Fair - Prep Workshops

When: Monday, November 02, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Online (Blackboard)

The Center for Career & Professional Development Staff (CCPD) cordially invites students and recent alumni to participate in our Virtual Job & Internship Fair - Fall 2020. This event will be held on Wednesday, November 4th from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Career Connect (Symplicity).

In preparation for the virtual fair, we are offering workshops and instructional videos explaining steps to prepare for the fair and what to expect the day of the event.

Instructional Videos: Everything students need to know about the fair
Full Video
Part 1 is the “ pre-job fair” 
Part 2 is the “ during the fair

Join this event.
Dial in: +1-571-392-7650
PIN: 320 030 6498

To RSVP and view participating companies, visit https://bit.ly/fairjob2020 or log in to Career Connect
Events > Career Fairs > Virtual Job & Internship Fair-Fall 2020

Listen to ME

When: Monday, November 02, 2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Online (Blackboard)

Communication is more than just the words we use. In this interactive session, discover how to master various forms of written, verbal, and non-verbal communication to ensure your success.

Join this event.
Dial in: +1-571-392-7650
PIN: 619 374 6744

Weekly Support Circle: Body Image and Well-being

When: Monday, November 02, 2020 3:25 PM - 4:25 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Join space in community to explore self-perceptions, body image, and whole-person wellness.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Support Circle: Social Anxiety, Isolation, and Loneliness

When: Monday, November 02, 2020 4:35 PM - 5:35 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Ever feel like you are on your own? Join space in community to express current challenges and inner resources, in light of COVID and social isolation.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Creative Expression Circle

When: Tuesday, November 03, 2020 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

There’s so much going on! Join community to express your joys, fears, worries, hopes, and more. Space to express your voice, poetry, visual art, music or art that inspires you!

Register for this event.

For more information, contact safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Support Circle: United Wounds of America

When: Tuesday, November 03, 2020 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Series in collaboration with Project DIVE, guided by student generated questions, to discuss and explore racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, ableism, and other "wounds", and how they impact our lives today.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Support Circle: Borders, Home and Migration

When: Wednesday, November 04, 2020 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Series in collaboration with LaGuardia Humanitarian Initiative to discuss and explore concepts of home, the world, movement, and identity.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Virtual Job & Internship Fair - Fall 2020

When: Wednesday, November 04, 2020 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Virtual Event

The Virtual Job & Internship Fair - Fall 2020 at LaGuardia Community College is designed to introduce current students, recent graduates, and alumni to employers who are interested in recruiting for internships, entry-level and mid-level openings. With the diversity of candidates, employers will be able to select from a large variety of skills and work experience.

Job seekers are encouraged to attend the event prepared with one or more copies of your resume, prepared with your professional pitch and eager to get hired! Make sure to research in Career Connect the jobs the companies will be recruiting for.

Register for this event at https://laguardia-csm.symplicity.com/events/fair2020

This event is open to all majors.

For more information, contact us at (805) 678-0038 or psegarra@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Art & Design Portfolio Review for Transfer

When: Wednesday, November 04, 2020 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Online (Blackboard)

An online opportunity for students to meet faculty and admissions reps from a dynamic roster of 4-year art and design programs to discuss transfer options and get their art portfolios reviewed. Visit our website for event guidelines and the full list of attending CUNY, SUNY and private art schools.

Faculty and admissions reps from Queens College, Hunter College, City College, SUNY Purchase, The University at Buffalo, Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MassArt), School of Visual Arts (SVA), SUNY Oswego, School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), Pratt Institute, Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD), and Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) will be attending.

Join sessions here.

College Spotlight Series: Mount Holyoke & Smith College

When: Wednesday, November 04, 2020 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Online Event

Come and learn about the opportunities and admission requirements for Mount Holyoke & Smith College.

Join the event.

For more information, contact Jian Fang at jfang@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Faculty and Staff Consultations

When: Wednesday, November 04, 2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Online

Come join the Wellness Center Staff and learn about the wide range of programs and services available.

Participants will also receive information about the referral process and how to support students in distress. There will be an opportunity to ask questions and receive feedback on concerns about your students.

For Special Accommodations, please email Matthew Joffe at matthewj@lagcc.cuny.edu

Register for this event.

Please note that a request for interpreters must be made at least two weeks prior to the event.

Virtual Dog Therapy

When: Wednesday, November 04, 2020 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Where: Online Event

Students are invited to observe and learn about trained therapy dogs and the role they play in helping people manage stress

Register for this event.

For Special Accommodations, please email Matthew Joffe at matthewj@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Please note that a request for interpreters must be made at least two weeks prior to the event.

Hipster Death Rattle: Discussion with author Richie Narvaez

When: Thursday, November 05, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Virtually Zoom

Filled with a broad cast of local characters, this fast-moving, intricately plotted story plays out against a backdrop of rapid gentrification, skyrocketing rents, and class tension. Author Richie Narvaez will discuss the novel Hipster Death Rattle in terms of gentrification and how it is becoming intensified by the COVID crisis.

Please RSVP to this event.

Support Circle: Healthy Relationships

When: Thursday, November 05, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Curious about connections and building relationships? Join space to explore healthy and safe relationships, communication, consent, and boundaries.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Personal Branding

When: Thursday, November 05, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

This session addresses the role of authenticity, professionalism, and perception as it pertains to social media and personal branding.

Register for this event.

To request special accommodations, please email campuslife@lagcc.cuny.edu

Women's Circle

When: Thursday, November 05, 2020 4:35 PM - 5:35 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Held by and for students who identify as Women. These Circles bring students together around themes that most commonly affect Women, including but not limited to sexism, bias, and intersectionality.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Mom Power

When: Friday, November 06, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Join Mom Power Series, facilitated by Professor Lisa Silverman of Social Sciences, to connect, share stories, and explore issues that confront moms who are also LAGCC students.

Complete RSVP form and then check e-mail for Zoom details.

For more information, contact WomenCenter@lagcc.cuny.edu.

LGBTQIA+ Circle

When: Friday, November 06, 2020 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom

Held by and for students who identify as LGBTQIA and/or questioning sexual or gender identity. These Circles bring students together around themes that most commonly affect the LGBTQIA community, including but not limited to, homophobia and transphobia, gender and sexual identity, and intersectionality.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Support Circle: Stress and Overwhelm

When: Friday, November 06, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom

Open to all enrolled students. Feeling stressed? You're not alone. Join space to express life's current challenges, and share strategies in community.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Follow ME

When: Monday, November 09, 2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Online (Blackboard)

Effective leadership skills provide an advantage in the competitive world of work. Are you unsure of your leadership style or want to improve your skills? In this session, learn about different leadership styles and when they are most useful, how to recognize strengths in others and how to nurture them, and how to harness your strengths for personal and professional success.

Join this event.
Dial in: +1-571-392-7650
PIN: 619 374 6744

Weekly Support Circle: Body Image and Well-being

When: Monday, November 09, 2020 3:25 PM - 4:25 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Join space in community to explore self-perceptions, body image, and whole-person wellness.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Support Circle: Social Anxiety, Isolation, and Loneliness

When: Monday, November 09, 2020 4:35 PM - 5:35 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Ever feel like you are on your own? Join space in community to express current challenges and inner resources, in light of COVID and social isolation.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Fake News Awareness: How to Find Reliable Answers During a Pandemic

When: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Where: Online Event

Do you find it difficult to find reliable information about the SARS-CoV-2 virus? Who can you trust in an environment rife with misinformation and non-expert authorities posting and re-posting claims across social media? Get your questions answered by a real expert! Thanks to the American Society of Virology’s Chat with a Virologist program, the Library Department is happy to welcome Dr. Richard Condit to help us navigate all the questionable information in circulation. Dr. Condit brings years of experience and knowledge of academic research to not only answer questions, but demonstrate how to find credible sources to evaluate claims like a scientist.

RSVP and submit your questions in advance by filling out this form

For more information about Dr. Condit’s experience and involvement in bringing science to the public via the podcast, This Week in Virology , check out our event flier here.

Library Events & Workshops are open to the entire LaGuardia community. Please refer to event details for information about registration and attendance. For more information or to request special accommodation, please contact Professor Alexandra Rojas ( arojas@lagcc.cuny.edu) and Professor Christopher McHale ( cmchale@lagcc.cuny.edu). Sign interpreters available with advance request. Fill out form here.

Support Circle: United Wounds of America

When: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Series in collaboration with Project DIVE, guided by student generated questions, to discuss and explore racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, ableism, and other "wounds", and how they impact our lives today.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Steps to Transferring to a 4-year College

When: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

The workshop will help you get the boost you need to achieve transfer success. You will learn information on the transfer process, academic resources and the importance of transfer to occupation exploration. We will help you maximize your transfer knowledge with our personalized session.

Register to join event here.

For more information, contact Jian Fang at jfang@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Greater New York Info Session

When: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Register to join event here.

For more information, contact Pauriany Segarra at psegarra@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Support Circle: Borders, Home and Migration

When: Wednesday, November 11, 2020 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Series in collaboration with LaGuardia Humanitarian Initiative to discuss and explore concepts of home, the world, movement, and identity.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Race, Patriarchy and Mealth Health Speaking Series

When: Wednesday, November 11, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Where: Online Event

As part of United Wounds of America, a speaking series with Drs. Adjoa Osei, Shante A. Bassett, and Surrenca T. Albert, exploring sexism and racism as trauma, and how it affects our mental, physical, psychological, and emotional well-being.

Please RSVP to this event.

For more information, please contact safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu or ntosh@lagcc.cuny.edu

Race, Patriarchy and Mealth Health Speaking Series

When: Wednesday, November 11, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Where: Online Event

As part of United Wounds of America, a speaking series with Drs. Adjoa Osei, Shante A. Bassett, and Surrenca T. Albert, exploring sexism and racism as trauma, and how it affects our mental, physical, psychological, and emotional well-being.

Please RSVP to this event.

For more information, please contact safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu or ntosh@lagcc.cuny.edu

Developing and submitting PSC CUNY Research Awards proposals

When: Wednesday, November 11, 2020 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Each year the Professional Staff Congress (PSC) invites faculty and HEO series staff to submit proposals for the PSC CUNY Research Awards. This is an excellent opportunity for faculty and staff to secure grant funding for their research. This workshop will review the submission guidelines and best practices in detail.

Register here

Support Circle: Healthy Relationships

When: Thursday, November 12, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Open to all enrolled students. Curious about connections and building relationships? Join space to explore healthy and safe relationships, communication, consent, and boundaries.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Women's Circle

When: Thursday, November 12, 2020 4:35 PM - 5:35 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom


Held by and for students who identify as Women. These Circles bring students together around themes that most commonly affect Women, including but not limited to sexism, bias, and intersectionality.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

Parker Dewey: Micro-Internships Info Session

When: Thursday, November 12, 2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Innovative companies across industries are using Micro-Internships to identify, connect, engage, and hire high potential college students and recent graduates. Join this session to learn more about micro-internships and how to apply. For more information about Parker Dewey, visit http://bit.ly/parkerdewey.

Register for this event.

For more information, contact Pauriany Segarra at psegarra@lagcc.cuny.edu.

Mom Power

When: Friday, November 13, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Join Mom Power Series, facilitated by Professor Lisa Silverman of Social Sciences, to connect, share stories, and explore issues that confront moms who are also LAGCC students.

Complete RSVP form and then check e-mail for Zoom details.

For more information, contact WomenCenter@lagcc.cuny.edu.

LGBTQIA+ Circle

When: Friday, November 13, 2020 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Where: Virtual: Zoom

Held by and for students who identify as LGBTQIA and/or questioning sexual or gender identity. These Circles bring students together around themes that most commonly affect the LGBTQIA community, including but not limited to, homophobia and transphobia, gender and sexual identity, and intersectionality.

Register here

For more information, email womencenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu

JP Morgan Chase & Co.: Careers in Finance Panel

When: Friday, November 13, 2020 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Where: Online (Zoom)

Join us for an informative and interactive conversation with LaGuardia and CUNY Alumni at JP Morgan Chase. Alumni will speak about their career path, professional background, and recommendations for a successful career in the field.

Register for this event.

For more information, contact Pauriany Segarra at psegarra@lagcc.cuny.edu.