Virtual Student Welcome Week

Welcome to the fall 2020 semester.  Student Welcome Week is a great opportunity for new and continuing students to learn about the great services we offer at College of Alameda.

 

 

 

 

 

Monday August 31, 2020

Presenter(s)
Connie Wu & Munira Ahmed

Presentation Topic
Admissions & Records

About Presentation
Learn about Admissions & Records and what things you can get assistance.

Presenter(s)
Rachel Goodwin, Michelle Custino, Jacinda Marshall

Presentation Topic
DSP&S

About Presentation
Introduction to College of Alameda’s Programs and Services for Students with Disabilities (DSPS): How to qualify for services, how to apply, and an overview of our services.

Presenter(s)
Linda Thompson

Presentation Topic
CoA Athletics

About Presentation
The College of Alameda Department of Athletics offers men’s basketball and women’s volleyball.

Wednesday September 2, 2020

Presenter(s)
Horacio Corona

Presentation Topic
HSI COA: Puente & ACCESO Programs

About Presentation
Learn about College of Alameda’s Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) designation and the newly-formed programs funded through the HSI grant: Puente and ACCESO programs are designed to improve the educational experience of students, and particularly for Latinx students at COA.

Presenter(s)
LaShawn Brumfield

Presentation Topic
Veterans

About Presentation
TBD

Presenter(s)
Natalie Rodriguez

Presentation Topic
Grad Guru

About Presentation
Join us for a chance to win prizes and learn more about the GradGuru app and how it will help you navigate as a student.

Presenter(s)
Vivian Virkkila

Presentation Topic
Counseling and Transfer

About Presentation
Learn about College of Alameda’s Counseling services and how we can assist you reach your educational goals. We will also discuss steps to transfer.

Friday September 4, 2020

Presenter(s)
Lisa Sawadogo

Presentation Topic
Mental Health & Health Services

About Presentation
Learn about how to take care of your overall mental health and well-being during unprecedented times. Learn stress management techniques and all the health and mental health services that CoA has to offer.

Presenter(s)
Lydel Willis

Presentation Topic
EOPS/CARE/CalWORKs/ NextUp

About Presentation
Come learn about the EOPS “Bundle” Programs focused on equity and student achievement, and how we can help you in your educational goals

Presenter(s)
Jerel McGiffert, Coordinator

Presentation Topic
The UMOJA Community

About Presentation
Learn about the UMOJA Community’s services and how we can assist you reach your educational goals.

Presenter(s)
Angie Harris, Jackie Vo

Presentation Topic
Financial Aid

About Presentation
The CoA financial aid team will remind students about how to remain eligible for financial aid, discuss financial aid processes, and we will discuss how to prepare for the financial aid application process for the 2021-2022 academic year