Campus Calendar

LRC Tutoring - Gear Up for Your Success

Date of Event: 
Thursday, April 10, 2014 to Friday, May 9, 2014

Gear up for success with free tutoring in LRC 212, Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. and Friday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. until Friday, May 9th. 

Don't miss out! 

 

Transfer College Fair

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Transfer College Fair - Wednesday, April 23, 2014

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM in the SSC Quad

Be sure to attend the Transfer College Fair and learn about various transfer options to 4-year universities/colleges.

Visit www.saddleback.edu/transfer and scroll down to "Transfer Center Events" for a complete list of all campuses attending. OC Rock Radio will be participating in the Transfer College Fair! 

Careers in Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Please join us on Wednesday, April 23 from 3:00-4:00pm for a workshop on Careers in Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation. Mike Bennett, KNEA Department Chair and Adapted KNEA Instructor will discuss the various career opportunities available in this industry. Stay afterward to meet with a counselor to develop your academic plan!

For more information, please call 949-582-4575 or email rhamad@saddleback.edu. We hope to see you there!

Desalination Lecture

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Are we really running out of water? Where does your water come from? Have you ever wonder about desalination? How does desalination work? What will happen to the ocean once we start filtering it for drinking water?

Get these questions answered and so much more April 23rd, at 6pm in SSC 212 when a representative from Orange County Coast Keepers comes to talk about Desalination! The event is free with free food.

For more information contact the Environmental Awareness Club at saddlebackeac@gmail.com or

www.facebook.com/groups/saddlebackeaclub/

Domestic Violence and Abuse Awareness Week

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

On Wednesday, April 23rd ASG will be hosting a "Clothesline Project" to raise awareness for Domestic Violence and Abuse at 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the student quad. 

Free food will be available and bracelets will be handed out at the event. 

For more information contact the Events Committee at shayanakhavan@live.com.

Dance Collective 2014

Date of Event: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014 to Saturday, April 26, 2014

On April 24th-26th at 7:30 pm, the Dance Collective 2014 will showcase the talents of Saddleback College dance students as they dance in an evening of jazz, tap, modern, ballet, hip hop and more. The concert is exclusively choreographed by Saddleback College students and directed by Dorothy Anderson Garant.

$12 presale; $15 at the door; children 7 years and under get in free but do require an admission ticket.

For tickets call 949-582-4656 (Noon to 4pm, Wed-Sat) or online at www.saddleback.edu/arts.

Careers in Environmental Studies

Date of Event: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Join us on Thursday, April 24 at 3:00pm in the Career and Re-Entry Center (SSC 140) for a workshop on Careers in Environmental Studies. Learn and explore various career opportunities in environmental studies from Environmental Studies and Marine Science Department Chair, Morgan Barrows. Please stay afterward to meet with a counselor to develop your academic plan!

For more information, please call 949-582-4575 or email rhamad@saddleback.edu. We hope to see you and your friends there!

Ferris Bueller Movie

Date of Event: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014

The SCTA Future Teacher's Club presents "Ferris Bueller's Day Off (movie)!

The show starts on Saturday, April 26th at 3:00pm in  BGS 144.

Free food will be provided. 

Saddleback Steamroller Woodblock Party

Date of Event: 
Friday, April 25, 2014

On April 25th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. printmaking students will make and print large format woodblocks at the theater circle using a 3-ton road-roller. Join the fun and carve a woodblock, buy a student print and enjoy the music, food and much more. Admission is free!

Dueling for Donations

Date of Event: 
Friday, April 25, 2014

The Traditional GaME Club is hosting a "Dueling for Donations: Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament" event from 12:00 pm- 6:00pm, Friday, April 25th in SSC 211. This event is being hosted to raise money for the Saddleback College Foundation. For more information contact the clubs president, Sean Dougher at hi.imsean@yahoo.com.

Saddleback College Jazz Combo Performance

Date of Event: 
Monday, April 28, 2014

On Monday, April 28th at 7:30 p.m.,students in our Saddleback Jazz Combos will perform stimulating jazz on the McKinney stage. Prices are $10 general admission; $7 students/seniors.

For tickets, call 949-582-4656 (Wed-Sat, noon to 4 p.m.) or purchase online at www.saddleback.edu/arts.

Student Art Exhibition 2014

Date of Event: 
Monday, April 28, 2014 to Thursday, May 15, 2014

On Wednesday, April 28 through Friday, May 15, the Saddleback College Art Gallery presents the Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition 2014.The popular juried student art exhibition returns again this spring, featuring works from Saddleback College’s studio art classes. A variety of media will be on display including: drawings, paintings, ceramics, printmaking, graphics, jewelry, sculpture, photography and mixed media.

Award winners will be announced on the artist’s reception night.

For more information go to: www.saddleback.edu/gallery.

Artists’ Reception and Awards Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, May 6, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Gallery hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday from noon to 4:00 p.m. and Thursdays from noon to 8:00 p.m. The gallery will also be open on Saturday, May 3, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There will also be an artists' reception on Tuesday, May 6 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Admission is free.

Jazz Guest Artist: The Joon Lee Trio

Date of Event: 
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

On Tuesday, April 29th at 7:30 p.m. in the McKinney Theatre, Jazz Studies is thrilled to present the Joon Lee Trio. Prices are $10 general admission; $7 students/seniors. Joon Lee is beyond a vocalist. Drawing inspiration from improvisatory vocalists such as Bobby McFerrin, Andy Bey and Rhiannon (no, not Rihanna), Joon not only embraces the lyric in a sublime way, but also composes lines and creates moments akin to any great instrumentalist. This night he’ll perform with Putter Smith and Joey Sellers.

For tickets, call 949-582-4656 (Wed-Sat, noon to 4 p.m.) or online at www.saddleback.edu/arts.

A Woman's Road to the Courthouse; Skirting the Potholes - Lecture

Date of Event: 
Monday, April 28, 2014

Please join us in the Gender Conference on Monday April 28th, at 6 pm in SSC 212 for a special lecture "A Woman's Road to the Courthouse; Skirting the Potholes", presented by Carmen Luege, a Superior Court Commissioner. There will also be a reception after the presentation.

For more information contact Carmenmara Hernandez-Bravo at chernandezb@saddleback.edu.

Farsi and Spanish Information Session

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Please join us for a Farsi and Spanish Information Session on Wednesday, April 30 from 11:00-1:00pm in the Career and Re-Entry Center (SSC 140).

If you primarily speak Farsi or Spanish, then this session is for you! Ask questions regarding important topics such as admission to Saddleback College, ESL Courses, Financial Aid and Scholarships, Matriculation and Residency. Sholeh Alizadeh, Re-Entry Specialist, and Sara Nieves-Lucas, Saddleback College Counselor, will be on hand to answer any of your questions.

We hope to see you there!

For more information, please call 949-582-4575 or email rhamad@saddleback.edu.

Saddleback Students Perform a Stage Reading of "Invisible"

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

On Wednesday, April 30th at 7:30 p.m. in the McKinney Theatre, the Department of Theatre Arts at Saddleback College is thrilled to present a stage reading by Saddleback students of Invisible. This new musical, book by David Hollingsworth and composition and lyrics by David Orris, will be performed by Saddleback students.

Directed by Jonelle Allen, music direction by David Anthony Martin, and dramaturgy by Nicole Lauren, audiences will get a first look at a sort-of retelling of the H.G. Wells classic The Invisible Man told through the lens of an '80s (John-Hughes-esque) teen sex comedy, inspired by such films as The Breakfast Club, Weird Science, Some Kind Of Wonderful, Back To The Future, Zapped and Teen Wolf.

The score is decidedly influenced by (and pays homage to) '80s pop. This west coast premiere is free and open to the public. The writers are attending rehearsals and are heavily involved in the production. A three piece band will be on stage to accompany the actors’ performances.

Annual Fashion Show "City of Sin"

Date of Event: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014

City of Sin
Thursday May 1, 2014
McKinney Theatre
Reception: 5:30 Show: 7:00
Tickets $15 presale or $20 at the door
Free parking in lots: 10 & 12
For more info contact: Diane McGroarty at dmcgroarty@saddleback.edu or 949-582-4617

Student Composition Benefit Concert

Date of Event: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014

On Thursday, May 1st from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., the Department of Music presents a Student Composition Benefit Concert in FA101. Music will be original compositions by Saddleback students. The student jazz combos will also perform. All ticket sales go towards UNICEF, Save the Children, and Doctors Without Borders to benefit refugees from the conflicts in Syria and South Sudan. Tickets will be for sale at the door only.

All In The Timing - A Theatre Arts Play Series

Date of Event: 
Friday, May 2, 2014 to Saturday, May 10, 2014

The Department of Theatre Arts is thrilled to present All in the Timing by David Ives on May 2nd-10th in the Studio Theatre. Directed by Mark McQuown, this critically-acclaimed, award-winning evening of one-act comedies combines wit, intellect, satire and just plain fun. "Theatre that aerobicizes the brain and tickles the heart. Ives is a mordant comic who has put the play back in playwright… A wondrous wordmaster." —Time Magazine.

Audiences will enjoy five one-act plays titled: Foreplay or the Art of the Fugue; Sure Thing; A Singular Kinda Guy; Variations on The Death of Trotsky, directed by Shadi Ghaheri; The Philadelphia; and Speed-The-Play.

Dates: May 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10 at 7:30 p.m. and May 4 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased by calling (949) 582-4656 (noon-4 Wednesday-Saturday) and online at www.saddleback.edu/arts. Prices are $15 general; $10 students/seniors.

California Future Educators Association Conference

Date of Event: 
Friday, May 2, 2014

Saddleback and Project Tomorrow will host the 2nd annual California Future Educators Association Conference. Over 150 of California’s best and brightest high school students interested in education careers will attend this year’s conference. The program will host a panel of current college/university students pursuing a career in education, college professors, current K-12 teachers, and more! The conference will consist of four breakout sessions with students choosing from various topics including: “STEM: Looking to the Future;” “Preschool Pathways and Practice;” “Academic Preparation for Future Teachers;” and “How to Finance Your Teacher Preparation Pathway.”

Participation by high school students is 100% underwritten through corporate sponsorship funds provided by conference sponsors and includes a specially prepared packet of information and resources for the students, opportunity drawings, continental breakfast and lunch. For information about the conference, sponsorship opportunities or to discuss ways for your company or organization to be involved, please contact Meredith Kohl mkohl@tomorrow.org at 949-609-4660 x16 or Jennifer Golden JGolden@Saddleback.edu 949-582-4328. 

Friday, May 2nd at 8:00am - 1:00pm

Dance Against Cancer

Date of Event: 
Friday, May 2, 2014

"Dance Against Cancer," Friday, May 2, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. in the Saddleback Gymnasium!

Come dance and, if interested, sign up to cute your hair to donate and raise funds to support pediatric cancer research through the St. Baldrick's Foundation and the Be the Match bone marrow donor registry.

There will be prizes for biggest fundraiser, best team, best dancer and best team costumes. Prizes include Apple products, movie tickets, and so much more!

"GD (Globally Delicious)BRO" food truck will be present and donating a portion of their proceeds to the event.

Sign up at http://www.saddleback.edu/studentdevelopment/dance-against-cancer

The Ultimate Harpsichord Experience - Lecture

Date of Event: 
Sunday, May 4, 2014

On Sunday, May 4th at 2:30 p.m. in the McKinney Theatre, the Saddleback Department of Music presents UCI Professor John Metz in a harpsichord lecture/masterclass/recital. Dr. Metz will perform on a beautiful French Double instrument. Tickets are $15 general; $12 seniors; $10 students; children can see the show for free with a paying adult; 2 for 1 for music teachers with MTAC/CAPMT ID. For tickets, call 949-582-4656 (Wed-Sat, noon to 4:00 p.m.) or www.saddleback.edu/arts.

Health Information Technology Information Meeting

Date of Event: 
Monday, May 5, 2014

Are you interested in an exciting career in Health Information Technology?

Stop by the HIT information meeting on Monday, May 5, 2014 at 2:30-4:00 p.m. in HS 207. 

For more information, contact Peggy Dakin at 949-582-4731. 

Summer 2014 Internship & Career Fair

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Are you working this Summer? If you're like most of us, you can't hang at the beach everyday...you need to work! Get your resume ready and come to the 'Summer 2014 Internship & Career Fair' on Wednesday, May 7th from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in the Quad. Registered employers include Wells Fargo, The Shea Center, FBI, Eaton Corporation, The California Public Utilities Commission and many more. Check out the updated list by logging into your Gaucho Jobs account - access Gaucho Jobs at www.saddleback.edu/jobs.

This event is coordinated by Eric Hilden, Career Placement Officer, and the Division of Business Science and Economic & Workforce Development. Eric can be reached at ehilden@saddleback.edu.

Orange County Social Entrepreneurship Competition Showcase

Date of Event: 
Saturday, May 10, 2014

Orange County Social Entrepreneurship Competition Showcase
Saturday, May 10, 2014
9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
University of California, Irvine
Social Science Lecture Hall – SSLH 100

You are Cordially Invited to the Orange County Social Entrepreneurship Competition Showcase!
See our finalist presentations, followed by the judging panel’s selections and awards.
Choose your favorite for the People’s Choice Award.
Reserve your space now!
All participants must reserve a seat in advance. Admission is free, or select premium seating with a tax-deductible donation.

Find more information and reserve your seat at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/orange-county-social-entrepreneurship-compet...

Violin Master Class with Haroutine Bedelian

Date of Event: 
Saturday, May 10, 2014

On Saturday, May 10th from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., the Department of Music presents a violin master class with UCI violin professor Haroutine in FA 101. Admission is free. 

Energy Use, Its Impact on the Planet and Our Lives - Lecture

Date of Event: 
Saturday, May 10, 2014

Join Saddleback College Astronomy and Physics club on Saturday, May 10th from 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. in SM 313 to learn about how energy impacts our lives. Topics include global warming and alternate sources of energy.

For more information, please contact The Astronomy & Physics Club at ajelvani0@saddleback.edu

or www.facebook.com/SBastroclub. 

High School Student Registration for Summer Classes Begins

Date of Event: 
Monday, May 12, 2014 to Monday, June 30, 2014

High school students are not eligible for Priority Registration appointments and will be assigned a specific High School registration date and time.  This is typically 1 week before the start of the semester.

K-8 students are not eligible for Priority Registration appointments and will be assigned a specific K-8 registration date and time.  This is typically the start date of the semester. 

For more information visit: https://www.saddleback.edu/admissions/k-12-students 

Emeritus Institute Fine Arts Exhibition: Plein Air/Remix 2014

Date of Event: 
Sunday, March 16, 2014 to Friday, May 16, 2014

Emeritus Institute Fine Arts Exhibition: Plein Air/Remix 2014

Library, LRC third floor

Monday, March 10th through Friday, May 16th

The exhibition features selected and recent works on canvas and paper by Emeritus Institute students in various Emeritus classes. Also featured are works by Emeritus faculty who teach Painting, Drawing, Ceramics, and Pastel Painting.

The exhibition is a collaboration between the Emeritus Institute and the Divisions of Online Education & Learning Resources and Liberal Arts.

Flex credit is available for attending the show. Email Jane Horlings (jhorlings@saddleback.edu) with the amount of time spent at the exhibition.

2014 Transfer Celebration / Honors Recognition

Date of Event: 
Thursday, May 8, 2014

2014 Transfer Students: Join us for a celebration of your academic achievements with a catered affair on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM in SSC 212. 

Meet with college representatives and other students transferring to your college or university! To receive recognition in the Commencement Program with the name of the college you will be attending and to RSVP to the Transfer Celebration, please contact the Transfer Center by email sctco@saddleback.edu; please include your ID number or call 949-582-4328 by 10:00 AM on Thursday, May 8, 2014.

Final Exams

Date of Event: 
Friday, May 16, 2014 to Thursday, May 22, 2014

Final Exams week. 

Last Day of Spring Term

Date of Event: 
Thursday, May 22, 2014

The term ends on Thursday, May 22nd. Faculty grade submissions are due Friday, May 23rd. 

Graduation 2014

Date of Event: 
Friday, May 23, 2014

Graduation celebrates all the hard work, time and effort that each student invests in order to make it to this grand event! Join us in celebrating the class of 2014 on Friday, May 23 at 9:00 a.m. in the Saddleback Gymnasium. For more information visit: https://www.saddleback.edu/commencement. 

Memorial Day - Campus Closed/No Classes

Date of Event: 
Monday, May 26, 2014

On Monday, May 26th Memorial Day is observed nationwide to commemorate the men and women who have died in our nation's service. Classes will not be in session and the campus will remain closed for the holiday.

Summer Sessions Begin

Date of Event: 
Monday, June 2, 2014 to Monday, June 30, 2014

The summer class schedule is posted online at www.saddleback.edu/cs.

Summer class sessions will begin June 2nd, June 16th, and June 30th. 

Priority Registration for Fall Begins

Date of Event: 
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 to Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Saddleback College assigns registration appointments based upon certain criteria. Registration appointment priority grouping allows different student populations to receive a registration date and time based upon their academic status, matriculation status, student group status. Please see below for the breakdown of registration appointment assignment priorities.

For more information visit: http://www.saddleback.edu/admissions/registration-appointment-priority.

Independence Day - Campus Closed/No Classes

Date of Event: 
Friday, July 4, 2014

Independence Day - "The Fourth of July" - is a federal holiday and will be observed on Friday, July 4th. Classes will not be in session and the campus will remain closed for the day. 

Fall Classes Begin

Date of Event: 
Monday, August 18, 2014

Open Registration for the Fall term begins today. To register for classes and to see your registration appointment date visit: https://mysite.socccd.edu.

Labor Day - Campus Closed/No Classes

Date of Event: 
Monday, September 1, 2014

Classes will not be held on Monday, September 2014 in honor of Labor Day. Campus will remain closed for the holiday.  

Veterans Day - Campus Closed/No Classes

Date of Event: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2014

On Tuesday, November 2nd classes will not be held and campus will remain closed to observe the Veterans Day holiday. 

Faculty Contractual Day

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Faculty Contractual Day: Campus will remain closed and classes will not be held thru the Thanksgiving Holiday.