The SDCCD celebrates our nation's veterans

November 2, 2020 | San Diego Community College District

The San Diego Community College District (SDCCD) – including San Diego City, Mesa, and Miramar colleges and San Diego Continuing Education – will be honoring those who have served our nation during Veterans Day week from November 9-13, 2020 through virtual celebrations, job readiness workshops, informational sessions about transferring to a university, and more.

All events are free and open to all veterans, active-duty military, and military spouses. Among the Veterans Day-related opportunities:

Monday, November 9

10:30 a.m. to noon
Troops to Engineers
This Mesa College-sponsored program will provide transitioning military members with information on moving into civilian careers as engineers.
Visit Zoom and use the Zoom ID link 988 2177 8760.

1 to 2:30 p.m.
CSUSM Admission Information Session
Learn more about transferring to Cal State San Marcos at this Mesa College-sponsored workshop for veterans.
Visit Zoom and use the Zoom ID link 988 8871 2747.

2 to 3 p.m.
Mesa College Veteran Services Q&A
Learn more about Mesa College’s Veteran Services
Visit Zoom and use the Zoom ID link 917 2392 5779.

Tuesday, November 10

Noon to 1 p.m.
Boots to Suits Career Workshops
City College-sponsored employment preparation workshop for active-duty military, military veterans, or military spouses.
Register here

Noon to 1 p.m.
Information Chow
Join Mesa College for a Q&A with Veteran Services.
Visit Zoom and use Zoom ID link 833 3716 4492, password OjmwDi

1 to 2:30 p.m.
SDSU Admission Information Session
Mesa College transfer workshop for veterans interested in attending San Diego State University.
Visit Zoom and use Zoom ID link 969 4234 5122.

1 to 2 p.m.
Formal Veterans Day Program
San Diego City College’s annual Veterans Day program honoring those who have proudly served our country.
Watch on the San Diego City College YouTube page.

1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Veterans Day Address and Student Panel
San Diego Continuing Education’s Student Affairs and Veterans Services are sponsoring an online Veterans Day address and student panel.
Register here.

4 to 4:30 p.m.
SDCCD Veterans Day Program
Join us for a special slideshow and sparkling cider toast honoring our veterans, active-duty military, and military spouses.
Join the meeting here.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Veterans Mixer
Miramar College is holding a Zoom Veterans Mixer to celebrate those who serve and are serving.
Join the meeting here.

Wednesday, November 11

10 to 11 a.m.
Scholarship Virtual Office Hours
Learn more about scholarship opportunities available for veterans and active-duty military during this City College presentation.
Visit cccconfer.zoom.us/u/aecjezgZb4 or email Lori Oldham at loldham@sdccd.edu.

Thursday, November 12

9 to 10 a.m.
Mesa College Veteran Services Q&A
Learn more about Mesa College’s Veteran Services
Visit Zoom and use Zoom ID link 885 6077 3917, password OjmwDi.

11 a.m. to noon
UCSD Admission Information Session
Mesa College transfer workshop for veterans interested in attending UC San Diego
Visit Zoom and use Zoom ID link 954 3348 5843.

Noon to 1 p.m.
Mesa College VIP (Veteran Internship Program)
Learn about internships available for veterans.
Visit Zoom and use Zoom ID link 977 3997 4761.

Friday, November 13

10 to 11 a.m.
Mesa College Veteran Services Q&A
Learn more about Mesa College’s Veteran Services
Visit Zoom and use Zoom ID link 849 9180 2099, password OjmwDi.

Veterans Day is November 11. In addition, City College is holding these events the following week:

Wednesday, November 18

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Veterans Tax Training Seminar
Informational session on opportunities to learn about preparing taxes.
Join the meeting on Zoom or email Lori Oldham at loldham@sdccd.edu.

4 to 5 p.m.
Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
This City College session will help you learn how to better market yourself when seeking the job you want.
RSVP forms at: forms.gle/cbap7bqUe6Egu9uW6.

As one of the largest of California’s 73 community college districts, the San Diego Community College District serves approximately 100,000 students annually through three two-year colleges and San Diego Continuing Education. The three colleges, San Diego City College, San Diego Mesa College, and San Diego Miramar College, offer associate degrees and certificates in occupational programs that prepare students for transfer to four-year colleges and entry-level jobs. Mesa College also offers a bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management. Continuing Education offers noncredit adult education at seven campuses throughout San Diego.

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