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Following are some of the upcoming events and programs for current CCM students, sponsored by the Office of Campus Life, various student services offices, student clubs and organizations, CCM performing arts (drama, dance, music), the CCM Planetarium and the Special Events Office. This listing is updated on a regular basis, so check back often.

Upcoming Events is maintained by the Office of Campus Life.
 
Other items of interest: 
 
   *  The CCM Student Clubs Blog at http://countycollegeofmorris.wordpress.com/  
  
   *  Spring Semester Final Exam Schedule: Tuesday, May 6 through Monday, May 12

NOW – Thursday, April 24: CCM Student Association Elections - VOTE!
  • Details: The CCM Student Association will be holding online voting to elect students to elect students to serve on Student Government (Senate, Executive Board and Judicial Board), the alumni representative to the CCM Board of Trustees, and on the Student Activities Programming Board.
  • Interested? Want to run for student office? Pick up your election packet at the Office of Campus Life, SCC 226. 

·        How to Vote: Polls are NOW open and will close on Thursday, April 24 at 6 pm.

To vote go to:
https://courses.ccm.edu/

This is what you type in:

·        User:  your username
Password:  your password

Instructions:
- Log on to Blackboard. - Click on the hyperlink for Student Government Associations, on the left there is a tab that says Student Elections 2014 - Vote! Results are anonymous - the password is to ensure that you are only voting once.  Like the Student Elections Committee on Facebook for more information.
https://www.facebook.com/events/516148065160733/
 
 
Thursday, April 24: 34th Annual Health and Wellness Fair 
  • Details: Join us for a free healthy, fun-filled day with over 40 local health and wellness vendors participating. Health screenings, information sharing, blood donation sign-ups, HIV testing, massages, raffles, giveaways, and much, much more!
  • Location: Student Center Davidson Rooms
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Open to:  CCM campus community
  • Sponsored by: CCM Health Services
  
 
Thursday, April 24 – Saturday, April 26: CCM Drama Production: Makubesu
  • Details: This semester’s CCM Shakespeare and Company’s production is Makubesu. Political ambition, murder, betrayal. CCM Shakespeare and Company presents a unique twist on the Bard’s classic Macbeth. Makubesu sets the original text in Medieval Japan. Intended for mature audiences.
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: SCC Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets:  $15; CCM Students, Seniors 62 yrs. and over: $10. On sale at the SCC Information Window, at the door and online HERE.
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department
 
 

Monday, April 28: Blood Drive at CCM

  • Details: Health Services is once again coordinating a blood drive. There is a severe blood shortage  - the blood supply is critically low. Please donate! Signing up in advance in the Health Office is suggested (or call 973-328-5160 to do so).
  • Location: Bloodmobiles will be parked outside of the HPE Building and outside of the lower level of Cohen Hall. 
  • Time: 10 am – 3 p.m.
  • Open to: the CCM campus community
  • Coordinated by: CCM Health Services Office, in conjunction with The Blood Center of New Jersey 
 

Monday, April 28: EOF’s 7th Annual "Tricky Tray Fundraiser”
  • Details: Help support the EOF Scholarship Fund:  take a chance (or two) to try to ‘win’ one of many great baskets of goodies.
  • Location: Student Center Lobby
  • Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tickets: $1 each; $5 for six; $10 for 15. Winners will be contacted on Wednesday, April 30 and need not be present to win.
  • Open to: the CCM campus community
  • Sponsored by: The EOF Office, the EOF Community Advisory Board and the EOF Student Alliance 


Tuesday, April 29: Information Table

  • Details: Find out more about the services and programs that are offered through CCM’s Office of Counseling Services and Student Success..
  • Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Student Center Lounge

 


Tuesday, April 29: SGA’s Bake Sale
  • Details: Enjoy some delicious and affordable goodies! Cookies, brownies, and more. Help support the SGA’s fundraising effort.
  • Location: Student Center Lobby
  • Time: 11:00 am – 1:30 p.m.
  • Sponsored by: Student Government Association


Tuesday, April 29: Active Minds Club’s “Free Massages”
  • Details: Final exams and end-of-semester papers are right around the corner. The stress level is starting to build! CCM’s Active Minds Club is here to help by offering free massages.
  • Location: Student Center
  • Time:  11 am – 2 pm
  • Sponsored by: CCM Active Minds Club

 

Tuesday, April 29: CCM’s 45th Annual Campus Life Appreciation Dinner Dance
  • Details: The Campus Life Appreciation Dinner Dance (CLADD) recognizes the achievements of those CCM students involved in CCM’s campus life programs: student clubs & organizations and performing arts productions: drama, musicals and dance.
  • By invitation
  • Location: The Skylands, Randolph
  • Time: 6 p.m.. - 9:30 p.m. 
  • Sponsored by: The Office of Campus Life


Wednesday, April 30: Information Table
  • Details: Find out more about the services and programs that are offered through CCM’s Office of Counseling Services and Student Success..
  • Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Student Center Lounge

 

Thursday, May 1: Transferring After CCM? Berkeley College Visits CCM

  • Details: Start planning for your transfer after completing your CCM degree now. Stop by the Student Center and meet with a representative from Berkeley College (Dover, NJ). The representative is prepared to discuss entrance requirements, scholarships, available majors, and campus information.
  • Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Student Center Lounge

 

 

Thursday, May 1: Jazz Appreciation Month Performance

  • Details: CCM's Student Government Association is holding an event in honor of Jazz Appreciation Month. Stop by the Student Center to hear a performance by a live jazz band, grab some discounted Starbucks coffee and baked goods for sale. There will also be a 'raffling' of gift cards to some great stores, including: Burrinis, Ten Ten Nails, Forte's, Alfa Bagels, Panera Bread, the CCM Campus Store and more.
  • Time: 12:30 – 1:45 pm (College Activity Hour)  
  • Location: SCC Lounge
  • FREE.
  • Sponsored by: CCM Student Government Association

 

 

Thursday, May 1: 11th Annual Fashion Show "A Night in the City"

  • Details: CCM’s Fashion Club and the CCM Visual Arts Department/Design present its 11th annual fashion show. You won’t want to miss this show.
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Location: Student Center's Davidson Rooms
  • Tickets: $15 in advance at the SCC Information Window and $20 at the door. NOTE: There are special 'Promotional Dates' when tickets will be sold at the discounted price of just $10. These dates are Wednesday, April 23, Thursday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 29. 
  • Sponsored by: the Visual Arts Department/Design in conjunction with CCM Fashion Club
 
 
Friday, May 2: CCM Spring Music Concert
  • Details: With spring in the air, delight to the sound of music as presented by CCM’s concert choir and wind ensemble..
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: SCC Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets: Free Admission
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)



Tuesday, May 6 – Monday, May 12: CCM’s Spring Final Exams
  • Details: The spring final exam schedule can be found HERE.

 

Thursday, May 8 and Friday, May 9: CCM Performing Arts Cabaret Theatre

  • Details: Share an intimate evening of song, dance, comedy, laughter and tears as outstanding student talent entertain in a classic cabaret style with songs of old and new Broadway favorites.
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: DeMare Hall Choir Room
  • Tickets: $10 - only available at the door. 
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)

  

Friday, May 9: CCM Planetarium Public Show: "Space Extreme"

  • Details:  The universe is packed with extreme objects and events. In this program we will explore the biggest, the hottest and the most amazing things we can find. We'll visit black holes, supernovae, colliding galaxies and more - all of which push the edge of our understanding and imagination. (For ages 8 and up)
  • Location: Longo Planetarium (located in Cohen Hall)
  • Time: 7 p.m.
  • Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for chiildren 12 yrs. and younger, seniors, and CCM student/staff/ faculty. Advance reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling 973-328-5076.

 

Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10: CCM Dance Theatre Concert

  • Details: The CCM Dance Theatre Company in concert, featuring outstanding student talent as well as faculty and guest artists.
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: Student Center’s Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets: $15; CCM Students, Children under 12 yrs. and Seniors 62 yrs. and over: $10. All performances are general seating. On sale at the SCC Information Window, at the door and online at www.ccm.edu/newsEvents.
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)

 


Saturday, May 10: CCM Planetarium Public Show: "Shapes in the Sky"

  • Details:  Our storytelling series features fun myths and legends from around the world and throughout history. The whole family will enjoy the engaging tales told in the program. (For ages 4 and up) 
  • Location: Longo Planetarium (located in Cohen Hall)
  • Time: 1 p.m.
  • Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for chiildren 12 yrs. and younger, seniors, and CCM student/staff/ faculty. Advance reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling 973-328-5076.



Saturday, May 10: 
CCM Planetarium Public Show: "Tour of the Planets"

  • Details:  Tucked away in a roomy section of the Milky Way is an average star, surrounded by a small collection of eight planets, hundreds of moons and uncountable asteroids and comets. They appear as tiny specks from far away, but in this program focused on our Solar System, you'll see that each of them has a remarkable, unique story to tell. (For ages 6 and up) 
  • Location: Longo Planetarium (located in Cohen Hall)
  • Time: 3 p.m.
  • Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for chiildren 12 yrs. and younger, seniors, and CCM student/staff/ faculty. Advance reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling 973-328-5076.


Monday, May 12: Phi Theta Kappa Induction Ceremony 

  • Details: A reception for PTK inductees and guests will be held immediately following the Phi Thata Kappa Honor Society Induction Ceremony .
  • Location: Student Center's Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Time: 6:30 p.m. (Inductees need to be there at 6 p.m.)
  • By invitation
  • Sponsored by: Alpha Kappa Kappa, CCM’s Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the National Honor Society for Two-Year Colleges 


Thursday, May 22: CCM Commencement 2014
  • Details: Please click HERE for additional details about the graduation ceremony.
  • Location: Health and Physical Education Building - Gymnasium 
  • Time: 7 pm sharp
  • Tickets are required  
 

Monday, May 26: Memorial Day - CCM Closed
  • Details: CCM will be closed on Memorial Day: offices will be reopen for business and classes on Tuesday, May 27.

 

Friday, June 27: CCM Bus Trip: “The Bronx Zoo” (tentative)

  • Details: Join us on our annual trip to the world famous Bronx Zoo. "Lions and tigers and bears . . . oh my."
  • Tickets: $TBD CCM students, $TBD Guest, $TBD Child (Guest and child - three per ID). Includes the “Total Experience Ticket” (zoo admission, and unlimited access to special rides and attractions available during the visit – these may include the 4D Theatre, Jungle World, Shuttle Rides, Wild Asia Monorail, Children’s Zoo, Congo Gorilla Forest, Butterfly Garden and the Bug Carousel) and roundtrip bus transportation. On sale at the SCC Information Window starting Wednesday, June 4. (Cash or check only)
  • Time: Bus leaves CCM at 8:30 a.m. from in front of the H/PE Building and leaves the Zoo at 3 pm sharp.
  • Sponsored by: The CCM Office of Campus Life


Friday, July 4: Independence Day – CCM Closed
  • Details: CCM will be closed on Independence Day.

 

July & August: New Student Orientation Sessions

  • Details:  This is a special orientation program for new CCM students: full-time, part-time, transfer students. The “FYI: First Year Information” sessions will last approximately three hours and conclude with a barbecue picnic.
  • Dates: There are eight orientation sessions from which to choose: July 29, 31, August 5, 6, 12, 14, 20 and 21.
  • Time:  The program starts at 9:30 am (check-in starts at 9 am)
  • Location: Student Center
  • Reservations: New students must register online in advance by following the directions that they received by mail.  
 

Monday, August 18: Fall Semester Textbooks Go On Sale
  • Details: Fall 2014 textbooks will go sale starting Monday, August 18. Hurry in for best selection. Be sure you have your currently valid CCM student identification card. The store opens at 8:30 am.
  • Location: CCM Bookstore (aka Campus Store) in the Student Center
 

Thursday, August 28: Fall Semester Starts
  • Details: Fall 2014 classes at CCM will start on Thursday, August 28.
 

Monday, September 1: Labor Day – CCM Closed

  • Details: CCM will be closed on Labor Day: offices will be re-open for business and classes will resume on Tuesday, September 2.

 

Monday, September 15 through Wednesday, Oct. 15: Hispanic Heritage Month

  • Details: Hispanic Heritage Month begins on the anniversary of independence for five Latin American countries: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. In addition, Mexico declared its independence on September 16 and Chile on September 18. Hispanic Heritage Month continues through October 15.
  • Location: CCM’s Hispanic Heritage Month Country Flags will be displayed in the Student Community Center Lounge

 

Tuesday, September 23: SAPB’s Welcome Back Bash & Student Club Fair 

  • Details: Don’t miss the Student Activities Programming Board’s fall semester’s Welcome Back Bash. There will be free refreshments, music, and more. Here’s your chance to get more information about CCM’s numerous student clubs and organizations.
  • Location: The Student Center Plaza (between SCC and the LRC) 
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Open to:  CCM students
  • FREE!
  • Sponsored by: The Student Activities Programming Board (SAPB)

 

Monday, October 13: Columbus Day – CCM Open

  • Details: CCM will be open on Columbus Day: offices will be open for business and classes will held.



Wednesday, October 15: Fall Semester Job Fair 

  • Details: CCM Students: need a job? Need a better job? Then come to CCM Job Fair. Employers will be there with full-time, part-time and summer positions. 
  • Location: Student Center Davidson Rooms
  • Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Open to: all students.
  • Sponsored by: The CCM Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education


Tuesday, October 21: Fourth Annual “De-Stress Fest”  Mental Health Fair 
  • Details: Step into the 8th Dimension of Wellness. Attendees will learn and obtain fun and helpful techniques to assist them to achieve wellness by understanding how the eight dimensions of wellness can affect various aspects of one’s life. There will be: free activities; stretch and strength class; massages; giveaways; raffles for prizes; Reiki; Zumba and more! 
  • Location: The Student Center Davidson Rooms 
  • Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (part of which falls during College Activity Hour: 12:30 pm -1:45 pm)
  • Open to:  CCM campus community
  • Free admission
  • Sponsored by: The Office of Counseling Services and Student Success


Friday, October 24: Sixth Annual “Halloween Happenings”
  • Details: Come one and all to our annual “Halloween Happenings!" Join us for some spooky fun! Crafts, tricks, treats, (somewhat) scary stories and more!
  • Location: Student Center Lounge
  • Time: Starts at 4 p.m.
  • Open to: the CCM campus community – appropriate for grammar school aged children
  • Sponsored by: The CCM Office of Special Events and Campus Life  
 

Thursday, October 30: Halloween
Blood Drive
  • Details: Health Services is once again conducting its “Halloween Blood Drive”. Please donate! Signing up in advance in the Health Office is suggested (or call 973-328-5160 to do so).
  • Location: TBD 
  • Time: 9 am – 3 p.m.
  • Open to: the CCM campus community
  • Sponsored by: CCM Health Services Office 


Saturday, November 1: 
Deadline for Applying for May 2015 Graduation
  • Details: All students must submit an Application for Graduation prior to their final semester. If you are planning on graduating in May 2015, you must submit your application by Friday, November 1. 
  • Contact: For additional information please contact the Office of Records & Registration, Student Center Room 220 (Tel.# 973-328-5200)


Tuesday, November 4: Election Day
  • Details: Tuesday, November 4 is Election Day – don’t forget to VOTE!
 
Tuesday, November 11: Veteran’s Day – CCM Open
  • Details: CCM will be open on Veteran’s Day: offices will be open for business and classes will held.
 

Monday, November 17 – Friday, November 21: CCM Career Week
  • Details: Students in a variety of majors and programs (and those who are undecided) will have opportunities throughout the week to explore exciting career options and opportunities
  • Location: See schedule HERE.
  • Sponsored by: CCM Career Services and Cooperative Education Office


Monday, November 24: CCF’s Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive: Deadline
  • Details: CCM’s Campus Christian Fellowship conducts its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive through Monday, November 24. Donations of non-perishable food items (canned goods, pasta, cereals, etc.) will be accepted - drop off items in the collection boxes located throughout campus. Frozen turkeys can be donated at the Campus Life Information Window
  • Location: Student Center Lobby


Thursday, November 27 – Saturday, November 29: CCM Closed for Thanksgiving Break
  • Details:  The County College of will be closed from November 28 through November 30. CCM will re-open on Monday, December 1.
 

Tuesday, December 2: “Holiday Marketplace” 
  • Details: Get a head start on your holiday gift shopping. Refreshments will be served.
  • Location: Student Center's Lounge
  • Time:  11:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Open to: all members of the CCM campus community – students, staff and faculty
 

Thursday, December 4: Holiday Bowling Tournament
  • Details: CCM Keglers! This is CCM’s annual “Holiday Bowling Tournament”. Winners will be eligible to participate in the Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Regional Tournament held in February 2015. Sign-up in advance at the SCC Information Window. Bowl on!
  • Location: Circle Lanes, Ledgewood 
  • Time: 9:00 p.m. - 10:45 p.m.
  • Open to: CCM students
  • Sponsored by: The Office of Campus Life  and the Intramurals Department


Sunday, December 7: CCM Bus Trip to Radio City Music Hall’s “Christmas Spectacular” (tentative)
  • Details: Come experience the Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes like you’ve never seen it before! This bus trip into NYC is a CCM holiday tradition.
  • Show Synopsis: Show includes the beloved scenes like the ‘Parade of the Wooden Soldiers,’ ‘New York at Christmas’ and the ‘Living Nativity.’
  • Tickets: $TBD CCM students (with fall 2014 ID card), $TBD Guests (up to 3 additional). Includes theatre ticket and roundtrip chartered bus transportation. On sale at the SCC Information Window starting Tuesday, October 28.
  • Time: Bus leaves CCM at 1:30 pm for the 5:00 pm show at RCMH
  • Sponsored by: The Office of Campus Life
 
 

Thursday, December 11 – Wednesday, December 17: Final Exams Fall 2014

·         Details: Click HERE to get the final exam schedule.



All event information is subject to change and/or cancellation. Please contact the sponsoring department for confirmation or further detail.

 



CLU: CAMPUS LIFE UPDATE
 
The CLU: Campus Life Update, designed to keep you "CLUed into" what is happening at CCM, is published by the Office of Campus Life every other Wednesday during the academic year, once during the summer sessions and once for new student orientation in July/August.
 
Here's the most recent CLU: Campus Life Update

       * April 23, 2014
 
 
The CLU provides a bi-weekly overview of upcoming campus activities, events and programs. This includes lectures, films, meetings, bus excursions, performing arts presentations (music, drama, dance), concerts, cultural events, Planetarium shows, as well as the Titans' athletics schedule. Check it out!


THE YOUNGTOWN EDITION

Here's the most recent issue of CCM's award winning student newspaper, which is published every other Wednesday during the academic year (Sept. - May):  
 
    * Weds., April 16, 2014 
 

THE CCM STUDENT HANDBOOK

Here's this semester's CCM Student Handbook, which is published twice during the academic year (January and August):
 
 * Spring 2014 
 

 
Performing Arts and Cultural Events Brochure Spring 2014
(click picture below)
Performing Arts Brochure