EOPS

Upcoming Activities

EOPS/CARE Workshops & Activities

Fall 2022 Workshops:

Workshops are open all students in the to following programs: EOPS/CARE, CalWORKs, DREAM, Guardian Scholars, Pico Partnership and RISING.

DATE AND TIME WORKSHOPS REGISTRATION

Fall 2022 Semester

Virtual Women's Group

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Susana Stewart, LCSW

Speak to your EOPS counselor to obtain a referral.

Summer/Fall 2022

Last Wednesday of the month.

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Yoga for Stress Relief

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Susana Stewart, LCSW

Register Here

Fall 2022

Thursdays (Once a Month)

11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Men of Color Action Network Series

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Men of Color Action Network Faculty & Staff

Register Here

Thursday, September 22, 2022

11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Personal Finance Workshop

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): SMC Business Department Faculty

Description: Join us for a workshop centered around personal finance and what you need to know about housing. 

Join Session

*prior registration not required. Join day of the event.

 

Wednesday, October 3, 2022

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Smarthinking Tutoring

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): EOPS Program Staff

Description: Introduction to our 24/7 online tutoring module through the Smarthinking Platform. Learn more about the plaftform and how to start taking advantage of it now!

Register Here

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Financial Aid 101

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): SMC Financial Aid Office

Description: Join us for a session hosted by the Financial Aid Office. Topics to include: FASFA & CADAA applications, Bank Mobile, Financial Aid Appeals and more!

Register Here

Thursday, October 6, 2022

11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

SMC Scholarships Workshop

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Connie Chen, SMC Financial Aid & Scholarships Office

Description: Come learn more about SMC Scholarships. Learn tips and tricks on how to complete the upcoming scholarships application for the 2023-24 school year.

 

Register Here

Monday, October 10, 2022

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Setting Boundaries

Hybrid; In-Person/Virtual

In-Person: Student Services Center, Room 225

Virtual: Click The Registration Link

Facilitator(s): Julyssa Guevara, LCSW 

Description: In this workshop, students will learn about the different types of boundaries, difficulties in placing boundaries, and how to implement or enforce boundaries. 

RSVP to attend virtually:

Register Here

RSVP for in-person:

Register Here

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

UC TAG and Application Workshop

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Sandra Ponce, Regional Admissions Representative, University of California, Santa Cruz (UC Santa Cruz)

Description: Come learn more about the UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) and an overview of the UC application. This session will be hosted by a Regional Admissions Representative from UC Santa Cruz.

Register Here

Thursday, October 13, 2022

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

SMC Fall 2022 College Fair

In-Person: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Virtual: 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Facilitator(s): SMC Transfer Center

Description: Join the SMC Fall 2022 College Fair, both in-person or virtually to connect with over 200+ college and university representatives.

Register Here

 

Thursday, October 13, 2022

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

SMC Basic Needs Resource Workshop

Virtual; Via Zoom

Description: Learn about Basic Needs resources (i.e. housing and food resources), Direct Connect, and Wellness resources at SMC.

Register Here

Tuesday, October 18. 2022

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Cooking and Mindfulness

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Guardian Scholars Program Staff

Description: Join us for a workshop all about food and mindfulness! You'll see some quick and easy recipes come together as well as learn some methods to practice mindfulness. 

Register Here

 

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

11:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Selecting a Major Workshop With Career Services Center

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Jessica Trachtenberg, Career Services Counselor

Description: Join us for a presentation from the Career Services Center at SMC! Selecting a major is a huge decision. Learn more about the resources that can help you make an informed decision. 

Register Here

Thursday, November 3, 2022

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Smarthinking Tutoring

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): EOPS Program Staff

Description: Introduction to our 24/7 online tutoring module through the Smarthinking Platform. Learn more about the plaftform and how to start taking advantage of it now!

 

Register Here

Thursday, November 10, 2022

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m

Journaling & Goal Setting

In-Person: Student Services Center, Rm 222

Facilitator(s): Aaron De La Torre, EOPS Specialist & Christina Fuller, MSW. Guardian Scholars & Dream Program Specialist

Description: This workshop will center around the importance of discussing progress and setting goals for yourself.

 

Register Here

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

Self-Care Techniques

Virtual; Via Zoom

Facilitator(s): Guardian Scholars Program Staff

Description: Join us for a workshop that explores the importance of self-care and the various practices you can implement in your daily routines.

Register Here

Thursday, November 17, 2022

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m

VIsion Board & Personal Values

In-Person: Student Services Center, Rm 222

Facilitator(s): Aaron De La Torre, EOPS Specialist & Christina Fuller, MSW. Guardian Scholars & Dream Program Specialist

Description: Take some time to think about why you are in school and what you hope to accomplish in your life. Set your vision, consider what matters most to you!

 

Register Here

Monday, November 21, 2022

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

Self-Care Techniques

In-Person; Student Services Center, Rm 291

Facilitator(s): Guardian Scholars Program Staff

Description: Join us for a workshop that explores the importance of self-care and the various practices you can implement in your daily routines.

Register Here

Monday, December 5, 2022

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 

Five Senses

Hybrid; In-Person/Virtual

In-Person: Student Services Center, Room 225

Virtual: Click The Registration Link

Facilitator(s): Julyssa Guevara, LCSW 

Description: In this workshop, students will learn to use their five senses as a coping mechnism to overcome academic stressors.

 

RSVP to attend virtually:

Register Here

RSVP for in-person:

Register Here

 

*Alternative Option*

Hybrid; In-Person/Virtual

Fall 2022 Transfer Center Workshops

*Ask Presenter for Workshop Attendance Verification* Email Verifications to EOPSinfo@smc.edu

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*Alternative Option"

Virtual; Online Workshops

Student Lingo Online Workshops

*Email Certificate to EOPSinfo@smc.edu/ Include Your SMC Student ID Number*

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