Series of workshops set for CCC
Thinking of going to college but are not sure of where to start, how to pay for it or how to balance school with work and a family? Clackamas Community College will hold a series of College Success and Career Workshops to connect future and current students with resources as well as help develop career and job exploration skills, manage stress and life's curve balls, help students stay on track and more. These workshops are free and open to the public. To RSVP for a workshop, visit www.clackamas.edu/success.
Financial Aid 101
April 11, noon to1 p.m., Community Center Fireside Lounge
Learn the ins and outs of financial aid and the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Get your questions about financial aid answered. Light refreshments provided.
Understanding Credit - Learn to Love it
April 16, noon to1 p.m., Roger Rook Hall, Room 220
Credit is important for buying a home, getting loans and credit cards and more. Learn from experts why credit matters, how to build good credit and how to manage credit.
Repaying Student Loan Debt
April 24, noon to1 p.m., Community Center Fireside Lounge
Learn about student loan repayment options from experts and how to manage a payment plan. Light refreshments provided.
May 3, noon to 1:30 p.m., Gregory Forum, Room A
Thinking of going to college, but are unsure of your degree and career goal? Need help figuring out your path? Attend this workshop to find your interests, set goals and stay on track. Light refreshments provided.
May 9, noon to 1 p.m., Community Center, Room 126
A well-written cover letter and a strong resume will catch an employer's eye and increase chances of getting an interview. Work with career advisors to fine-tune or develop a resume.
May 21, noon to 1:30 p.m., Gregory Forum, Room C
Need help building a budget? Want to learn more about the financial world and how to manage money? Let CCC financial experts help! Light refreshments provided.
Job Search Strategies
May 29, noon to 1 p.m., Community Center, Room 126
Looking for more than just a job? Learn how to search for jobs and careers that match your interests, degree and personal goals. Light refreshments provided.