SRJC Bear Cub 
Home Athletics Schedule
Men's Soccer  
Tuesday, October 22,
SRJC vs. Las Positas @ 4 pm
  
Women's Soccer
Friday, October 25,
SRJC vs. Modesto @ 3:30 pm
  
Women's Volleyball 

Saturday, October 26,

SRJC vs. Cabrillo @ 2 pm & 

SRJC vs. Butte @ 6 pm

 
Wrestling 
Saturday, November 6,
SRJC vs. Fresno City @ 7 pm  
 
Football 
Saturday, November 9,
SRJC vs. San Francisco City @ 1 pm

 

Women's Water Polo

Saturday, November 2,

SRJC vs. San Mateo @ 11 am &

SRJC vs. Alumni @ 2 pm

 

OCTOBER
21st  - 27th
Wednesday 23
10 - 2 pm
Bertolini Quad

Ted Talk
12 - 1 pm
CSL
 
1:30 - 2:30 pm
Transfer Center
 

HALLOWEEN PARTIERS BEWARE: POLICE ARE CRACKING DOWN ON DRUNK DRIVERS -

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

 DDHero
Don't Let Halloween turn into a Nightmare. Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving. Become a Designated Driver Hero (DD Hero) and save lives, time and money. Sign a pledge on 10/23 @ Bertolini Quad. See below for more details.
 

This Halloween, local police will crack down on drunk drivers with an aggressive Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement effort, and SRJC Distirct Police has given a fair warning to all partygoers: keep the party off the road.

 

"The scariest part of Halloween is not the spooky costumes and scary pranks, it's the impaired drivers. All too often, partygoers don't plan ahead and choose to drive impaired, but a costume can't disguise drunk driving," said Greg Damron, Coordinator at Community Action Partnership in Santa Rosa.

 

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), from 2007-2011, 52 percent of all national fatalities occurring on Halloween night involved a drunk driver.

  

In 2011, when Halloween fell on a Monday, 44 percent of the nation's fatalities during the Halloween weekend occurred in a crash involving a driver or a motorcycle operator with a blood alcohol concentration of .08 or higher. Thirty-eight percent of fatalities on Halloween night occurred in a crash involving a driver or a motorcycle operator with a BAC of .08 or higher.

 

Young men are particularly at risk of being involved in a traffic crash as a result of "buzzed" or drunk driving. Males ages 21-34 comprised almost half of all drunk drivers who were killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes nationwide during the 2011 Halloween period.

 

"If you celebrate with alcohol, you don't belong behind the wheel." Hilleary Izard, Coordinator at SRJC said. "A sober and safe ride after the party is the best treat you can give yourself and everyone else on the road this Halloween."

 

To keep safe this Halloween, SRJC recommends these tips:

  • Before the Halloween festivities begin, plan a way to safely get home at the end of the night.
  • Always designate a sober driver.
  • If you are impaired, take a taxi, call a sober friend or family member, or use public transportation.
  • Walking impaired can be just as dangerous as drunk driving. Designate a sober friend to walk you home.
  • If you see a drunk driver on the road, contact local law enforcement.
  • If you know someone who is about to drive or ride while impaired, take their keys and help them make safe travel arrangements to where they are going.

For more information, please visit www.TrafficSafetyMarketing.gov or visit your local DD Hero Event:

 

Wednesday, October 23rd from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

on Bertolini Quad on the Santa Rosa Campus

 

This Santa Rosa Safe Community Initiative event is sponsored by SRJC Student Affairs Office, SCJCD Police, SRJC Student Health Services and Community Action Partnership.

Ted Talks at CSLTedTalk
The SRJC Center for Student Leadership (CSL) Schedule for 2013-14

This year the CSL is exploring a unique theme about leadership, using the TED talks online (www.ted.com).

These talks are approx. 20 minutes long and will allow participants to engage in stimulating conversations afterwards.

Our intention is to create a supportive, inspiring and engaging exploration around leadership development using projected talks.

Wednesdays, Noon-1pm, FREE and open to the entire community

Center for Student Leadership-First Floor Bertolini Building

 

  Upcoming Ted Talk:

  Wednesday, October 23rd from 12 - 1 p.m. in CSL

  How to Start a Movement, Derek Sivers, (4mins.) & 

  Learning From Leaderships Missing Manual,

  Fields Wicker Miurin, (16 mins.) 

MajorNot sure about a major?

 

Seminar: How to Choose Your Major

                    on

Wednesday, October 23rd  from 1:30 - 2:30pm

 

Come and find out how to decide on a major based on your future career and the education you need to enter it.

 

Need help with your UC or CSU application? 

 

Counselors are available to help completing or reviewing applications in the Transfer Center, 3rd floor Bertolini. For dates and times click here.

  

Interested in transferring to Humboldt State for Fall 2014?

  
Reps will be on campus to review apps and admit students "on the spot".
            

Monday, November 4, 2013               8:00am - 4:00pm

Click here or contact the Transfer Center for more info and requirements.

 

Are you ready to apply to Sonoma State University for Fall 2014?

Do you have all the CSU admission requirements? 

Do you know how to apply?

 

Come and find out how easy it is to Transfer!

Attend a Transfer Student Informational Workshop

Presented by a SSU transfer advisor on:

 

Wednesday, November 6, 2013       11:00 - 12:30pm

 

Visit the Transfer Center, 3rd floor, Bertolini Student Center to sign up.

Scholarship Opportunities!
Interested in receiving a scholarship?  

 

Check out the

  for information on all our scholarships, including the

Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship.

SPS Fall 2013 - Support & Therapy Groups

Auditions!

 
 
The Theatre Arts Department is holding early auditions for principal roles in Anton Chekhov's  The Cherry Orchard: Friday, November 1, 5:30 PM, in the lobby of Burbank Auditorium. Please prepare a 1-minute contemporary monologue. Rehearsals begin January 24, 2014. The production is directed by Leslie McCauley. 
 

"For a long time after you have seen it, you are likely to believe this must be the most wonderful play in the world." -NY Times.


 

For complete audition information, please visit our website by clicking here.

Bear Fact
  Why are bears so scary?
 

Bears are often considered sly and

devious due to their relative lack of facial animation - no matter what they are up  

to their faces look composed. A noticeable change occurs only when the animal opens its mouth to yawn or roar, and it is  

rare for it to bare its teeth. 


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