IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Mustang Food Pantry
Mondays
9:00am - 11:00am
Thursdays
1:00pm - 3:00pm

The food pantry is located by Central Services. Please use the College Store entrance. Signs will direct you to the pantry. Your current student ID is required.

For more information, to request curbside pick-up, or assistance outside the regular hours, contact:
Jean Blais at jblais@cmcc.edu or
207-755-5293.
May Graduation Deadline is Friday, March 26th!

You've been working hard for this moment! Don't forget to apply to graduate this May, and order your regalia if you're eligible. The deadline is Friday, March 26th!
 
Click the following link, log into CMConnect, and choose "Graduation Confirmation" from the left-hand navigation. Congratulations!
 
It's not too late to register for spring courses! The 2nd Spring 8 Week term starts March 15th.

STUDENT WORKER JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Student Security Officer
Central Maine Community College Security Team is currently looking for qualified students to join the team.

Interested?
Scott Watkins

View the full job description by logging into CM Connect and then clicking this link: Student_Security_Officer.pdf (cmcc.edu)
Learning Commons Peer Tutors
The Librarians are hiring Learning Commons Peer Tutors. LC Peer Tutors help other students find and use credible information.

Interested?
Jim Allard, Learning Commons Librarian
Peer Tutors in the Math & Science Center
Earn good money as a peer tutor, tutoring via Zoom, for The Math & Science Center!
You'll have the opportunity to receive a badge from Purdue University in Tutor Essentials training.

Interested?
Diane Hamel, Math Science Coordinator dhamel@cmcc.edu

View the full job description by logging into CM Connect and then clicking this link: Math_and_Science_Student_Tutor2.pdf (cmcc.edu)
BCT Shop Assistant
Would you enjoy organizing shop materials, fasteners, tools, and supplies? No carpentry experience is required.

Interested?
Curry Caputo, ccaputo@cmcc.edu
Peter Coffin, pcoffin@cmcc.edu
To view all open positions, log into CM Connect go to the Students tab, and then Student Employment on the left.
MUSTANG MOBILE
Mustang Mobile App Weekly Challenge: Pets in the Snow Show us a funny picture or video of your pet enjoying the snow! Don't have a pet? Build a funny snow animal! Post your submission by Sunday night and be entered to win a $50 VISA gift card!
Download the Mustang Mobile app on Apple and Android!
100% ONLINE, NO COST CAREER TRAINING
FREE TRAINING!
Entry-Level Software Developer

Generously funded through the Harold Alfond Foundation and offered through CMCC's Center for Workforce and Professional Development.
CAMPUS ACTIVITIES AND CLUBS
Mustang Fitness Center Classes
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. Classes are via Zoom unless otherwise specified.
 
  • Spin - M & Thur., 6:00am - 6:50am 

  • Piloxing Booty-Builder - Thur, 7:15pm- 7:45pm

  • Chair Yoga - Sat.,10:15am-11:15am

  • Hatha Yoga - Fri, 8:00am - 9:00am 

  • Bootcamp - M, 6:00pm - 7:00pm; W, 5:15pm - 6:15pm; Thur., 6:00pm - 7:00pm
(all Bootcamp in person with masking)

  • Zumba - T, 6:15pm - 7:15pm; Thur., 6:00pm - 7:00pm

  • Zumba Toning - W, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

  • Piloxing - T., 5:00pm - 6:00pm; Sat 9:00am -10:00am

  • Piloxing Knockout - M, 5:00pm - 5:30pm

  • Tri-Group - W, 5:45 - 7:00am - Fri, 5:45am - 7:00am

FREE LIFT TICKETS AT LOST VALLEY!!!

Did you know that your student ID can get you a free lift ticket at Lost Valley in Auburn? Well, it can. With great snow conditions predicted this winter, get out there and enjoy the slopes. Your Student ID also gets you access to discounts on rentals. 

Don't forget your facemask and Student ID!

For more information visit:
Student Senate

Student Senate is a great way to meet new people and get involved!

Monday, March 1st
2:30 - 3:30PM
Zoom link:

PTK - Alpha Phi Xi

Next meeting date, all are welcome!

Wednesday, February 24th at 5:30PM
Questions with CRU
 
When: Wednesday, March 3rd
Time: 12:00 - 12:20PM
 
The question of the day will be: What is something you have been praying about?
 
 
Gender Equity

International Women's Day, March 8. This year's theme is: A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change. How can we celebrate the achievements of women? Let us join our voices and ideas for 2021 International Women's Day!

Wednesday, February 24th at 11:00AM
Zoom link:
Meeting ID: 998 7437 1054
Passcode: 005407

FMI contact Sarah Pierce, team leader, SarahPierce@cmconnect.cmcc.edu or Barbara Barth, club advisor, bbarth@cmcc.edu.
Collection of Creative Citizens

Congratulations to Jennifer O'Neil on winning the conceptual self-portrait challenge!

CCC is launching their second art challenge: the Household Object Doodle! See our group page on the Mustang Mobile app or our Facebook group page for full details. Submit your doodle by 2/28 to be in the running for the prize.

Stay tuned for more information about live Zoom art sessions that will take place later in the semester!
Important news for JMG Students: Do you want an opportunity to enter into a cash drawing to be disbursed at the end of the semester? Join the study sessions that are held every Thursday from 5-7pm. Check your email for the Zoom link. Summer and Fall registration is right around the corner. Now is the time to plan! Reach out to Michelle or your advisor to discuss your options email Michelle Bourne at mbourne@cmcc.edu.
FINANCIAL AID NEWS
CARES Emergency Grants

The application for CARES Emergency Grants for students is now open and may be found on CM Connect on the Financial Aid page under the 'Students' tab. Students who are currently enrolled at CMCC, have completed the 2020-2021 FAFSA and who have met the eligibility requirements to receive federal student aid are eligible to apply for assistance. Applications will be reviewed and processed by the Office of Financial Aid on a rolling basis.
Brian C. Thayer Memorial Scholarship
 
The Brian C. Thayer Memorial Scholarship is currently accepting applications through May 15, 2021. Applicants for this $1,000 scholarship must be students enrolled or enrolling in a construction-related field of study at a Maine Community College.
 
To apply and for additional information, go to: https://nrla.formstack.com/forms/21RLDAM.

TRIO STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES NEWS
TRIO Student Support Services extends our offer to CM students to join us to achieve your goals, get individualized academic and personal coaching, and access tutoring. Find out if you qualify today to get these amazing FREE services by logging onto CMConnect and clicking this link:

Curious about TRIO? Check out these videos:
About CM TRIO Tutoring: https://youtu.be/cO_MUyYAACQ
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.
Featured Opportunity
Marketing Yourself + Creating Your Brand
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
FREE
Hosted by Uplift LA

Uplift LA is excited to bring you together again for a virtual networking event with guest speaker Nate Towne of Christopher Hastings Confections with tips and tricks on effectively marketing yourself and creating your own personal brand. After the presentation, put your new skills to the test - introduce yourself, and network with the other attendees!


Uplift LA, originally called the Young Professionals of Lewiston-Auburn Area, supports rising professionals in the Lewiston Auburn area, and invites CMCC students to participate in this free event. CMCC encourages students to seek out ongoing development and seminars, networking, and volunteer opportunities to help build marketable knowledge and experience.
Learning Commons & Tutoring
Minute Movie - Microsoft Office
Part 1
Learn how to get Office 365 free, and brief key uses of the main apps.
Connect face-to-face with Librarians via Zoom morning, afternoon, and night, even on Saturdays. Hours and Zoom links are on the Learning Commons web page: https://guides.cmcc.edu/learningcommons. Make an appointment with us, if our schedule
doesn't suit your needs, email us at reference@cmcc.edu .
Bio 115/116 and Bio 117/118 Virtual Study Groups
Need help with Anatomy & Physiology? Join one of the free Zoom study group sessions! Attend the study group regularly or just drop in for a session or two. Work with other students to pool your collective knowledge into understanding. Plus, it's fun to study in groups!
 
BIO 115/116 - every Tuesday 7 - 9PM
Passcode: 990972
 
BIO 117/118 - every Wednesday 7 - 9PM
Passcode: 425862
The Writing Center Options!
Zoom Virtual Writing Center

Zoom tutoring offers students face-to-face, real-time help with their papers. Zoom conferencing will be available throughout the week on the following days and times through May 2, 2021.

If these Zoom times don't work with your schedule, e-mail Dennis directly with your preferred times and he will schedule an appointment at your convenience. dcamire@cmcc.edu
Brightspace Submission

To access this resource, easily get the Online Writing Center listed in your courses.

  1. Go to the Discover tab at the top of your Brightspace homepage
  2. In the Discover search bar, type On-Line Writing Center
  3. Click “enroll” and the On-Line Writing Center will always be available in your list of courses.

Once you have enrolled in the Online Writing Center, click on the Online Writing Center window and follow the instructions for submitting your paper. Tutors are notified your paper has been uploaded and will generally respond within 24-48 hours with feedback.

On-line W/C tutors: Rachel King: rking@cmcc.edu and Ethel Bowden: ebowden@cmcc.edu
Weekly Dining Commons Menu
Week of February 22nd - www.cmcc.edu/orderonline
Chili, Soup of the Day and Salads are Available Everyday!