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MUSTANG MOBILE APP DOWNLOAD
VIRTUAL BRIGHTSPACE TRAININGS

Still not comfortable with Brightspace? Check out this pre-recorded training.

 Passcode: +iA95SSP
Mustang Mobile App Weekly Challenge
Week of October 12 - October 18
Feed Your Brain During Midterms

“Mustangs! For the month of October we’re doing Mustang Mobile App challenges focused on mental and physical health. To participate download the app (Mustang Mobile App Download above). Current students who complete the challenge by Sunday evening the same week, and use the hashtag #WeeklyChallenge, will be entered to win a $50 Hannaford or Visa gift card (faculty and staff are encouraged to participate for honorable mention)!

Each Monday by noon we’ll post a #WeeklyChallenge on the Mustang Mobile app, as well as the winner of the previous week.

Get the Mustang Mobile App, join the challenge, and have fun.
*If you don't have a smartphone you can still participate by emailing a picture to Jean Blais at jblais@cmcc.edu.*
Election Day is Tuesday, November 3rd - Get Out and Vote!

Monday, October 6th marked the first day of in-person early voting in Maine, and will extend through Friday, October 30th. If you are voting via absentee ballot it is suggested to request your absentee ballots no later than October 20th to get them to your Town Clerks Office in time.

The Secretary of State's Office just released an updated version of their Maine Voting Residence Fact Sheet https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/voter-info/resident.html and also the Absentee Ballot Tracking System https://apps.web.maine.gov/cgi-bin/online/AbsenteeBallot/ballot_status.pl.

CAMPUS ACTIVITIES AND CLUBS
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Free Biweekly Virtual Yoga
Tuesday, October 13
3:00PM
  
Join students from around the Community College System for bi-weekly yoga. FMI contact Tori Penney at tpenney@smccme.edu
 
25 person limit on each class.
Mustang Fitness Center Schedule
Call the Mustang Fitness Center or email Jordy if you are interested in participating in any of the fitness classes. Phone: 207-755-5165; email: jknoren@cmcc.edu.
 
  • Spin - M & Thur., 5:45AM-6:50AM 
  • Jordy's Spin - W, 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • Piloxing Booty-Builder - T, 7:15PM-7:45PM
  • Yoga - M, 8-9AM; Sat., 10:15AM-11:15AM 
  • Bootcamp - M, 6-7PM; W, 5:15-6:15PM; Thur., 6-7PM 
  • Zumba - T, 6-7PM; Thur., 6:15-7:15PM 
  • Piloxing - Thur., 5-6PM; Sat 9-10AM 
  • Tri-Group - Fri, 7:30-7:15AM 
  • Body Weight & Stretch - Fri, 7:30-8AM
PHI Theta Kappa
Friday, October 16
12:00PM
Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/93471201035 (new link!)

PTK will be hosting their weekly meetings on Fridays via Zoom. Come see what the honor's society at CMCC is all about.
Student Senate
Wednesday, October 21
1:00PM – 2:00PM

Join Student Senate for their bi-weekly meeting. We need your ideas and input for upcoming events. What comes with events is tons of CMCC swag for participation. Join us, your ideas and your votes matter!

Come out and learn how Student Senate and CMCC Clubs will be working together to make FUN things happen on campus.
CAMPUS NEWS & IMPORTANT INFORMATION
2021-2022 Financial Aid Application
Believe it or not, it is time to complete your 2021-2022 Financial Aid Application (FAFSA).

Complete the FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov. Be sure to include CMCC’s FAFSA school code: 005276.

The Office of Financial Aid will begin notifying applicants of their financial aid eligibility for 2021-2022 on a rolling basis beginning in mid-October through email.

Need help? You can contact the CMCC Office of Financial Aid at (207) 755-5328 or at finaid@cmcc.edu.
Free Virtual FAFSA Help Session
The Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) is hosting free virtual FAFSA help sessions every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evening in October, starting on Tuesday October 6. Pre-registration is required, and can be done at https://www.famemaine.com/education/topics/filing-the-fafsa/in-person-help-sessions/.
NURSING PROGRAM APPLICATION

The nursing application for current students is now available. You must be logged in to CMConnect to access.
College Store
Change in the College Store hours of operation

The College Store hours are now 8:00AM - 4:30PM
JMG at CMCC
IT'S FAFSA TIME!

On October 1st, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid opens and JMG is here to help! Email Michelle Bourne, JMG Specialist at mbourne@cmcc.edu or call (207) 272-5157 for help with your application.

Coming up: Virtual and in-person study sessions. Earn $ for studying!
100% Online, No Cost Career Training Programs
Earn while you learn. CMCC's Workforce and Professional Development Office in partnership with Maine Quality Centers are providing free professional trainings. Check out these offerings:

  • Microsoft Office Specialist 
  • Entry-Level Software Developer
  • Child Development Associate (CDA)
  • Behavioral Health Professional Certificate 
Dining Commons Easy Online Ordering
Are you already scheduled to be on campus and don’t have time or ability to bring something from home? Help mitigate risk and make one fewer stop for food. The Dining Commons has online ordering available as well as in-person options.

To order online visit www.cmcc.edu/orderonline. Here you’ll find weekday and weekend menus, and online order forms. Choose what you want, submit your order, and come to the Dining Commons in to pick up your order and pay! 
Student Right To Know Information
You have a right to know about CMCC's institutional and financial aid information. Check out this link to learn more: https://www.cmcc.edu/student-right-to-know/
This resource includes the following:
-         Financial assistance that is available to all eligible students
-         Information about academic policies, programs, costs, and facilities
-         Completion, graduation and retention rates for first year students
-         Reports on athletic program participation rates and financial support data
-         Privacy of your education records covered by FERPA
-         Our annual campus security and fire safety report
-         Drug and alcohol abuse prevention program
-         Copyright infringement and other institutional policies
The Learning Commons
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday-Friday

We are open and available to help students with tutoring and research!
 
Learning Commons Minute Update: 
  
Zoom Librarians Monday - Friday
Do you have research needs or need assistance navigating online library resources?
 
Math Science Center
 
Zoom Virtual Writing Center 
TRIO STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES
WHAT IS TRIO?

TRIO is a student support program designed to assist you in achieving academic and career success. We offer FREE tutoring, workshops, scholarships, academic advising, financial aid assistance, transfer trips, and transfer assistance for all of our participants. 
 
Interested? Visit TRIO on CMConnect, and the application is under the "Apply to TRIO" block.
TRIO TUTORS NEEDED

TRIO student support services is looking for individuals who are interested in tutoring Math, Science, Psychology, Sociology and Business. Benefits include flexible schedule, free training with Tutor Matching Service, and experience to add to your resume. 
 
Contact Donna Alexander at TRIO for more information at dalexander@cmcc.edu or 207-755-5209.
CAREER AND TRANSFER NEWS
For assistance with any transfer or career-related questions, please visit the Placement and Transfer Services Offices in Student Services or contact Liz Oken at eoken@cmcc.edu or (207)755-5239.