Santa Rosa Junior College
November 12, 2012
BearFacts TOC
Transfer Center
Student Psychological
Scholarship Programs
Dental Program Applications
Cinema Series
SRJC Shone Farm
Club News
Special Events for the Week of November 12, 2012
Mon, Nov. 12

Veteran's Day Holiday

No Classes


Tues, Nov. 13

Professional Development Flex Day

No Classes


Wed, Nov. 14

Donata Bonahec

Center for Student Leadership  

Santa Rosa Campus, 11-1:30pm


Life of a Seminal Chicano Painter

Arts & Lectures
Santa Rosa Campus, 12pm


Sat, Nov. 17

Polenta Feed

Bear Cub Athletic Trust 

Becker Center, 5:30-9:30pm 


For a complete listing of Fall Events: A.S. Fall Calendar of Events 
Join the Movement - Share a Ride!
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Start your profile now with WeGo Sonoma to connect with your classmates and friends. Take a ride this semester and you could also earn some great rewards.
Transfer Center Fall Workshops & Events
Personal Statement workshops
Tips on how to write a personal statement for the UC application.
Go to or check with the Transfer Center for dates and times.
UC Santa Barbara:
Online Webinars and Events:
Virtual Transfer Appointments: One-on-One advising for future transfer students
Webinar: UCSB Transfer Admission Requirements  
Webinar: Transfer UC Application Overview
Dates and times vary during the months of October and November:

Interested in money for Sonoma State?
Scholarship information and application available at
Sonoma State Fall 2013 Admissions Workshop
For all students intending to apply to SSU for Fall 2013
Workshops will be held on the SRJC campus.
Register at
Need help writing your Personal statement for UC admission?
Dates and times of workshops at:
Applying to the UC or CSU for Fall 2013?
Workshops for students with specific questions or needing assistance with their university application will be offered in the Transfer Center. For dates and times go to

Student Psychological Services
All groups are FREE for credit-enrolled students. Groups will be starting soon!

Psychotherapy Group for Relationship Issues
Tuesdays 3:10-4:30
If interested contact:
Shoshana Belon at 524-1783
Smadar De Lange at 524-1785

Stress Reduction (Drop-In) Group
Wednesdays 3:15-4:15 in Bertolini 4734
Drop-in...stop by any week

Personal Growth Group
Wednesdays, 4:30-5:45
If interested contact:
Martin Lajoie at 524-1784
Maegan Willan at 524-1739

Students of Color Support
Fridays, 3:10-4:30 [Easy Parking!]
If interested contact:
Viola Mejia at 524-1786
Zankhana Sheth at 521-7979

For more information about these groups download the poster.

Scholarship Deadlines  


Russian River Rotary Scholarships

Need to be a Culinary Arts,
Viticulture or
Hospitality Major
and have a 2.5 GPA.
No financial aid needed.
2 awards at $500

  • Currently enrolled at SRJC in at least 6 units.
  • Completed a minimum of 12 SRJC units. At least 6 units must have been in Culinary Arts, Hospitality or Viticulture related programs
  • Will enroll in a minimum of 6 units at SRJC during Spring 2013.
  • Preference given to graduates of the following high schools: Cloverdale, El Molino, Geyserville, Healdsburg, or Windsor.

Application Available: Monday, October 8, 2012

Application Deadline: Friday, November 30, 2012 


For more info about scholarships and their deadlines,  

visit the Scholarship Office or the website below.  

Dental Program Applications

Dental Hygiene Applications
Applications will be available beginning November 1, 2012, through February 1, 2013.
For more information about the program and application process, please go to: Phone: (707) 527-4272
Dental Assisting Applications
Applications will be available beginning November 1, 2012 through April 1, 2013.
For more information about the program and application process, please go to: Phone: (707) 527-4272
Fall 2012 Petaluma Cinema Series

Films are shown Wednesdays in the Carole L. Ellis Auditorium on the Petaluma Campus

Box Office Open: 5:30-7:15pm
Pre-Film Lecture: 6pm

Film Screening:   7pm

Post-Screening Discussion until 10pm 

ASP Members                  Free
General                             $5
Students, Seniors             $4
Individual Series Pass      $40
Fall 2012 Upcoming Films Include:
Nov. 14..............Hair 
Nov. 28.............."Cinema Language"
                           with editor Vivien Hillgrove

For more information:
SRJC Shone Farm


Dear SRJC students,  

Please come and join us each Wednesday on the Santa Rosa campus and visit our SRJC farm stand. For sale each week is produce grown at the SRJC Shone Farm, by SRJC students. There are two farm stands: one at the Burdo Culinary Center (on Mendocino Ave.) and one on the Bertolini Quad in front of the Doyle Library. Farm stands will be open each Wednesday    from 11 AM - 12:30 PM. Thank you for supporting Shone Farm and the Sustainable Agriculture Program!
Visit our website at: 

SRJC Club News

Student Club Opportunities!

The Second Chance Student Club

  • Our mission is to provide a safe & supportive place for formerly incarcerated SRJC students to share helpful advice, information, and encouragement
  • Meetings are held: the 3rd Monday of each month
  • Next meetings will be: November 19 and December 17, 1:00-2:00pm
  • Room 4730 on the 2nd floor of the Bertolini Student Center  

Attention Phi Theta Kappa Members:  

This is a friendly reminder that in order to have PTK recognized on your transcript at graduation, you must report to us at the beginning of the semester you plan to graduate. Please contact Kaitlin Wood, in the Health Sciences Office, at 527.4272 or via email at We will need your full name and student ID number.   


ABIS Club Do you have a brain injury?
There is a club called Aquired Brain Injury Club (ABIS). Come check us out.
We meet on Thursdays at 3-4 pm in room 2702 Maggini Hall. All are welcome.
You can contact Ruth Ann at or call me at 707-206-8869.  
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