Campus Calendar

Date(s): Thu, 10/18/2018 (All day)

The second 8-week session begins on Thursday, October 18, 2018. 

Date(s): Thu, 10/18/2018 - 3:00pm
Location: BGS 352

This October, the Women's and Gender Studies Action Committee celebrates and supports healthy relationships by hosting a special guest lecture on all things romantic. What is a "healthy relationship"? Are you in one? Come to an interactive talk by guest speaker Yanira Mendez, on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 3 pm in BGS 352, to learn the signs of a healthy relationship and what kinds of "red flags" to watch out for. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact

Date(s): Thu, 10/18/2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: HS 145

A public reading for WALL Literary Journal will be held on Thursday, October 18, 2018 from 6:30-8 pm in HS 145. All are welcome to this free event.
Student writers and artists featured in the 2018 edition of WALL, Saddleback College’s award-winning literary journal, will read their poetry, short stories, and personal narratives, while artists and photographers discuss the creative inspiration behind their work. Some of the works will be presented as oral interpretations by speech students.

Date(s): Tue, 10/23/2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: BGS 339

A talk on Psychology in the Workplace featuring industrial psychologist speaker Barbara Bucklin, Ph.D. will be held on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 12-1pm in BGS 339. 

The topic is "Industrial Organizational Psychology and Worker Satisfaction." Topics to be discussed include: 

  • Are the right fit for the job
  • Have the right skills and knowledge to perform the job
  • Are aware of their goals and how they’re doing toward meeting them
  • Are supported through fair compensation, rewards, and positive reinforcement
  • Have tools, equipment, and resources that are optimal for the job

Date(s): Wed, 10/24/2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Quad

Saddleback ASG will host Club Rush on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 10 am to 2 pm on the Quad. Meet with members of the various campus clubs and get involved!

Date(s): Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:00am to 1:30pm
Location: Quad

The Human Services Department will sponsor the 28th annual Red Ribbon Resource and Career Fair on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in the Quad from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm. This event is a great way to gather information about available resources in Orange County and the surrounding area.

The first statewide campaign began in 1986 when DEA Agent, Enrique Camarena, was killed by drug traffickers. The campaign was given the name "Red Ribbon" in 1987 symbolizing the on-going emphasis on drug prevention and the programs that embrace that idea. 

Date(s): Thu, 10/25/2018 - 9:00am to 11:45am
Location: SSC 212

The film "UnSlut: A Documentary" will be shown on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 9 am in SSC 212. A Q&A will be held after the film as well as a workshop with the director, Emily Lindin. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact

Date(s): Wed, 10/31/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00pm
Location: Quad

Avoid the crowds on Election Day by voting early at Saddleback College on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 7 am to 8 pm on the Quad. Registered voters can drop off their ballots or place their votes at the O.C. Registrar of Voters Mobile Voting Booth. Free voter parking will be provided in Lot 9 from 7 am to 8 pm. The day will also include Halloween festivities!

For those new to voting, the deadline to register to vote in California is Monday, October 22, 2018. Find more information on registering to vote here:

This event is hosted by the Saddleback College Pre-Law Society, the Associated Student Government, The League of Women Voters California, and the American Association of University Women. 

Date(s): Wed, 10/31/2018 - 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Fine Arts Courtyard

A Dia De Los Muertos event will be held on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 3-8 pm in the Fine Arts Courtyard, FA 202, and Art Gallery. The event will feature printing and art activities, print your own t-shirt, a salsa and chip bowl sale hosted by Culinary Arts and Ceramics, a public altar, live music, and food! This is a free event. 

Date(s): Wed, 10/31/2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: SSC 212

The International Languages Department, the Equity and Diversity Committee, and the International and Diversity Student Council present the Life After Celebration/Dia de los Muertos/Noche de Altares event on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 7-10 pm in SSC 212. A presentation on the way different cultures honor their departed will be offered. Visit the altars from different cultures and stay for dinner. For more information. please contact Carmenmara Hernandez-Bravo at

Date(s): Thu, 11/01/2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: SSC 212

An information meeting on the study abroad trip to Salamanca, Spain and the summer program to Santander, Spain will be held on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 7 pm in SSC 212. Learn more about this amazing opportunity. For more information, please contact Carmenmara Hernandez-Bravo at

Date(s): Fri, 11/02/2018 - 7:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The Saddleback College Fine Arts and Media Technology Department presents Noises Off in the McKinney Theatre. Called "the funniest farce ever written", Noises Off presents a manic menagerie of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called Nothing's On. Doors slamming, on and off stage intrigue, and an errant herring all figure in the plot of this hilarious and classically comic play.

Performance dates:

November 2, 3, 9, and 10 at 7:30 pm

November 4 and 11 at 2:30 pm

Presale tickets are $10 for students and $12 for seniors. Tickets purchased at the door are $15.

For tickets, contact the Fine Arts Box Office at (949) 582-4656 (box office hours Tues-Fri, noon-4 pm) or purchase tickets online at

Date(s): Wed, 11/07/2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: Student Services Center

Saddleback College is hosting the 15th annual Family Night event on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 6-8:30 pm in the Student Services Center building. This event, tailored to high school seniors and their families, will have presentations on preparing your student for college success, college life, career and technical education, financial aid, honors program, student preparedness, and transfer. 

This is a free event! Free parking will be provided is Lots 9 and 5A. Please click here to RSVP

Date(s): Sat, 11/10/2018 - 7:30am
Location: Saddleback College

Join us on Saturday, November 10, 2018 for the 2nd Annual Saddleback College Veterans 5K Run/Walk and Kids Ruck Run event. The 5K begins at 7:30 am and the Kids Ruck Run will begin at 9 am. Registration is $25 for veterans, active military, Saddleback students, and kids and $35 for general admission. All proceeds from the event go towards student veteran grants.

Visit to register. 

Date(s): Mon, 11/12/2018 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.

Date(s): Thu, 11/22/2018 (All day) to Sun, 11/25/2018 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed Thursday, November 22 through Sunday, November 25, 2018 in observance of Thanksgiving. Classes will not meet and services will not be available during this time.

Date(s): Wed, 12/12/2018 (All day) to Wed, 12/19/2018 (All day)
Date(s): Mon, 12/24/2018 (All day) to Wed, 01/02/2019 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed for winter break beginning Monday, December 24, 2018 through Wednesday, January 2, 2019.