Chris Lambert

Battle of the Brains Trivia

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Play against other Laurel Ridge students, staff, and faculty for a chance to win a gift card to The Cheesecake Factory!!! For each challenge, we will have 1 student winner and 1 faculty/staff winner (courtesy of the CHASE committee). Email [email protected] with questions. Thursday, July 5 @ 3:00pm. Sign up here. 

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Summer Series Session #1: Get Involved!

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Session Description: Make the most out of your time at Laurel Ridge Community College! Learn what amazing opportunities Laurel Ridge has to offer and about the lasting impact it can have on your life. It’s about building your leadership skills and making the most of your time here! Wednesday, July 13 @ 12:30pm-1:30pm Zoom link: https://vccs.zoom.us/j/88268056465 Session...

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Summer Series Session #2: Stress Less

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Session Description: Managing stress, conquering test anxiety, and taking care of our mental health and wellness are essential to a successful college experience. Join the session to learn and practice techniques that help mitigate our body’s response to stressors and explore free resources, for example, yoga, meditation, health coaching, mental healthy counseling, psychiatry, and more. Tuesday,...

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Summer Series Session #3: Connecting with your Professors and Classmates

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Session Description: Building connections and relationships with your professors and classmates is critical to your success and engagement in college. Further, according to a recent workplace report by LinkedIn, Communications is the number 1 skill gap across major cities in the United States. From practicing your interpersonal skills through peer collaboration to refining the way you...

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Summer Session #4: Career Exploration and Job Search

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Session Description: Learn what Career Services has to offer you when you’re planning your current job search or future career; we can even help you land scholarship interviews! Tuesday, July 26 @ 3pm-4pm Zoom link: https://vccs.zoom.us/j/82422294903 Session Host: Sarah Pangle, Academic Advisor & Career Services Specialist

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Summer Series Session #5: Back to School, Back to Basics

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Session Description: There are so many things to think about when heading “back to school.” It can be unnerving…whether it’s after a short summer or after several years out of the classroom. In this presentation, we’ll get “back to basics” and talk about the essential technology and resources you’ll need as a student. Wednesday, July 27...

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Summer Session #6: Setting Yourself Up for Success

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Session Description: The current ‘you’ does not create your next level of success. If you want to crush the fall semester, attend this session to learn some new strategies you can implement right away. We’ll talk about how to access resources to meet your needs, how to pre-plan your week so you never miss an assignment,...

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Summer Series Session #7: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

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Session Description: Join a panel discussion with representatives from our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council to learn more about DEI initiatives at Laurel Ridge Community College and how you can get involved! Wednesday, August 3 @ 2pm-3pm Zoom link: https://vccs.zoom.us/j/81471465324 Session Hosts: Andrew Gyurisin, Development Officer & Kerry Kilpatrick, Librarian & Tajmarie Rowe, Academic Advisor

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Summer Series Session #8: Welcome Student Panel Q&A

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Session Description: Hear from current students as we prepare for the fall semester and another great year at Laurel Ridge Community College! Featuring current Student Ambassadors, Student Government officers and other student leaders. Tuesday, August 9 @ 6pm-7pm Zoom link: https://vccs.zoom.us/j/84407867314 Session Hosts: Chris Lambert, Coordinator of Student Life & Engagement & Angela Schroeder, Student Activities & Recreation...

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