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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 item of interest: 
 
   *  CCM Event Participant's Hold Harmless Form (must be completed by all CCM bus trip participants)

Wednesday, November 26: The “CLU: Campus Life Update” Published
  • Details: 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! Look for copies of it in various distribution areas located throughout campus.
 

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

Now through Friday, December 19: EOF “Cops N’ Kids” Children’s Book Drive
  • Details: The EOF Office is promoting children’s literacy through the “Cops N’ Kids” Program. Please donate new or slightly used children’s books for pre-K – middle school aged children.
  • Drop Off Locations: EOF Office, Cohen Hall CH 211 or the Office of Campus Life, SCC 226 (or the Information Window)
  • Time: Whenever these offices are open. Additionally, there will be collection boxes located right outside of these offices.
  • Open to: the CCM campus community
  • Sponsored by: The Educational Opportunity Fund Office 


Tuesday, December 2: Transferring After CCM? Drew University 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 Drew University (Madison, NJ). The representative is prepared to discuss entrance requirements, scholarships, available majors, and campus information.
  • Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Student Center Lobby


Tuesday, December 2: SAPB’s Holiday Gathering 
  • Details: Don’t miss the Student Activities Programming Board’s annual Holiday Gathering for the CCM campus community. There will be free refreshments (perhaps coffee, hot chocolate, cookies, eggnog, and more), music, and, maybe, just maybe, even the jolly old elf himself, Santa Claus!
  • Location: Student Center Lounge 
  • Time: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Open to:  CCM students
  • Sponsored by: The Student Activities Programming Board (SAPB)
 

Tuesday, December 2 – Thursday, December 4: CCM’s
Annual Poinsettia Sale
  • Details: The CCM Landscape and Horticulture Technology (LHT) department will be holding its poinsettia sale. All plants were grown as part of the Introduction to Horticulture classes at CCM. Proceeds benefit the CCM Nursery and Landscape Club.
  • Time: 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: LHT greenhouses located near Parking Lot 1

 

Tuesday, December 2: The CCM Hour of Code

  • Details: This event is  a one-hour introduction designed to demystify computer science and show that anybody can learn the basics. During this hour, participants will learn how to create an Android app.  No experience necessary. App development is a creative effort that utilizes your critical analysis skills along with your imagination.  Technology is changing our world everyday.  Learn these skills to help technology make our world a better place. Don't just use technology.  Create it.  Join us at the CCM Hour of Code.
  • Location: Emeriti Hall EH 217 
  • Time: 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Open to:  CCM students, faculty and staff
  • Registration is required at: www.tinyurl.com/ccmHourOfCode
  • Sponsored by: The CCM Department of Information Technologies (973.329.5780)

 

Wednesday, December 3: Transferring After CCM? College of Saint Elizabeth 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 College of Saint Elizabeth (Morristown, NJ). The representative is prepared to discuss entrance requirements, scholarships, available majors, and campus information.
  • Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Student Center Lobby
 

Wednesday, December 3:  Active Minds Club’s “Snack Pack Fundraiser”
  • Details: CCM’s Active Minds Club will have a fundraising table in the SCC lobby area. Help support mental health awareness; purchase a ‘snack pack’.
  • Location: Student Center Lobby
  • Time:  11 am – 2 pm
  • Sponsored by: CCM Active Minds Club

 

Thursday, December 4: “CCM Holiday Marketplace” 

  • Details: Get a head start on your holiday gift shopping. Refreshments (hot chocolate, cookies . . .) 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: Active Minds Club’s “Snack Pack Fundraiser”

  • Details: CCM’s Active Minds Club will have a fundraising table in the Cohen Hall alcove area (right near the Cohen Cafe entrance). Help support mental health awareness; purchase a ‘snack pack’.
  • Location: Student Center Lobby
  • Time:  11 am – 2 pm
  • Sponsored by: CCM Active Minds Club


Thursday, December 4: Kwanzaa Ceremony and Holiday Celebration
  • Details: Join in on the celebration at EOF’s annual Kwanzaa ceremony and holiday celebration: ceremony / buffet / fellowship / holiday spirit.
  • Location: Learning Resource Center LRC 121 (Multi-purpose Room) 
  • Time: 2:00 – 3:15 p.m.
  • Open to: the CCM campus community
  • Sponsored by: The Educational Opportunity Fund Office 


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. Keep calm and 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


Friday, December 5: CCM Winter Music Concert
  • Details: This is CCM’s annual winter concert featuring the Chamber Choir, the Chamber Ensemble and the Wind Ensemble, performing holiday favorites.
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: SCC Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets: Free Admission
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)


Sunday, December 7: CCM Bus Trip to Radio City Music Hall’s “Christmas Spectacular” 
  • 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: $70 CCM students (with fall 2014 ID card), $75 Guests (up to 3 additional). Includes theatre ticket and roundtrip chartered bus transportation. 
  • CCM Event Participant's Hold Harmless Form (must be completed by all CCM bus trip participants)
  • Time: Bus leaves CCM at 1:15 pm for the 5:00 pm show at RCMH
  • Sponsored by: The Office of Campus Life
 
 

Monday, December 8 and Wednesday, December 10: Special Presentation: CCM Chorus 

  • Details: The Department of Music, Dance and Performing Arts chorus class will be performing holiday favorites, including classic carols, new winter tunes, and Hanukkah songs.  
  • Location: Student Center Lounge 
  • Time: 2:30 pm 
  • Free refreshments 
  • Sponsored by: The Dept. of Music, Dance and Performing Arts and the Office of Campus Life
 

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

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

 

Thursday, December 11
: CCM Dance Theatre Showcase
  • Details: CCM’s Dance Theatre Company presents an informal showcase of original works by CCM faculty, students and guest artists. Selected works will be presented in the formal dance concert (March 5-6, 2015).
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: SCC Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets: Free Admission
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)

 


Friday, December 12:
CCM Planetarium Public Show: “A Holiday Under The Stars”
  • Details:  In this sophisticated program designed for an adult crowd, we will explore the night sky as it appeared thousands of years ago and how it relates to the season from the perspective of cultures all over the world.
  • Location: Longo Planetarium (located in Cohen Hall)
  • Time: 7 p.m.
  • Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for children 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, December 13: CCM Planetarium Public Show: “A Holiday Under The Stars”

  • Details:  In this sophisticated program designed for an adult crowd, we will explore the night sky as it appeared thousands of years ago and how it relates to the season from the perspective of cultures all over the world.
  • Location: Longo Planetarium (located in Cohen Hall)
  • Time: 3 p.m.
  • Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for children 12 yrs. and younger, seniors, and CCM student/staff/ faculty. Advance reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling 973-328-5076.
 

Thursday, December 25 – Sunday, January 4: CCM Closed for Winter Break

  • Details:  The County College of will be closed from December 25 through January 4. CCM will re-open on Monday, January 5, 2015.


Monday, January 5: Spring Semester Textbooks Go On Sale
  • Details: Spring 2015 textbooks will go sale starting Monday, January 5. Hurry in for best selection. Be sure to have a currently valid CCM student identification card. The store opens at 8:30 am.
  • Location: CCM Bookstore (aka Campus Store) in the Student Center
 

 

Monday, January 12: New Student Orientation 

  • Details:  This is a special orientation program for new spring semester CCM students: full-time, part-time, transfer students. The session will last approximately one hour. Light refreshments will be served.  
  • Time:  5:30 pm
  • Location: Student Center’s Davidson Room 234 A
  • Reservations: If you are planning on attending, you must register in advance by calling the Office of Campus Life at 973-328-5225

 

 

Tuesday, January 13: New Student Orientation 

  • Details:  This is a special orientation program for new spring semester CCM students: full-time, part-time, transfer students. The session will last approximately one hour. Light refreshments will be served
  • Time:  12:30 pm (College Activity Hour)
  • Location: Student Center’s Davidson Room 234 A
  • Reservations: If you are planning on attending, you must register in advance by calling the Office of Campus Life at 973-328-5225
 
 

Monday, February 16: Presidents Day – CCM Open

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


Thursday, March 5 and Friday, March 6: CCM Dance Theatre Concert
  • Details: CCM’s Dance Theatre Company presents an concert of original works by CCM faculty, students and guest artists.
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: SCC Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets:  General Admission: $15; CCM Students, CCM Alumni, Children under 12 yrs. and Seniors 62 yrs. and over: $10. On sale at the SCC Information Window and at the door.
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)

 

Sunday, March 8: Daylight Savings Time (DST) Begins

  • Details: Don’t forget to reset your clocks one hour ahead.

 

Sunday, March 8: Ninth Annual Storytelling Festival of World Music and Story

  • Details: Don’t miss CCM’s Annual Storytelling Festival featuring outstanding storytellers and musicians who will bring to life tales and tunes old and new.
  • Time: 12:30 pm
  • Location: Student Center
  • Festival Admission: $TBD
  • Presented by: The Office of Campus Life and the Office of Special Events

 

Monday, March 16 – Saturday, March 21: CCM’s Spring Break

  • Details: Classes will NOT be held, but the County College of Morris will be open for business during ‘Spring Break’.
 
 

Friday, March 20: Spring Begins! 

  • Details: Spring begins (and, better still, winter ends) with the vernal equinox. Ah, spring! This season brings increasing daylight, warming temperatures, and the rebirth of flora and fauna.
 
 

Friday, April 3: CCM Closed

  • Details: CCM will be closed in observance of Good Friday.
 
 

Monday, April 6 through Friday, April 10: Academic Advisement Week

  • Details: Current students - take advantage of priority registration!  Attend your department’s advisement week session to obtain advisement clearance for fall 2015 registration. Get all the classes you want at the times you want them. Register early; pay your bill later.
  • Location & Time: Check schedule for times and locations. Click HERE for information on Advisement Week and a schedule of events.
  • Open to: all current students.
  • Coordinated by: CCM's Academic Advisement Office
 

 

Wednesday, April 15: Spring Semester Job Fair 

  • Details: CCM Students: need a job? Need a better job? Then come to CCM Job Fair. 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
 
 

Wednesday, April 15 – Saturday, April 18: CCM Performing Arts Musical

  • Details: The spring semester’s CCM Performing Arts Musical production has yet to be determined.
  • Time: 7:30 pm; Saturday Matinee at 2 pm .
  • Location: SCC Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets: General Admission $15; CCM Students, Children under 12 yrs. and Seniors 62 yrs. and over: $10. On sale at the SCC Information Window, online and at the door.
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)
 

Tuesday, April 21 – Thursday, April 23: CCM Student Association Elections 
  • 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), on the Student Activities Programming Board, and as the alumni representative to the CCM Board of Trustees.
  • Interested? Want to run for student office? Pick up your election packet at the Office of Campus Life, SCC 226.


Tuesday, April 21: SAPB’s Spring Picnic 2015 & Student Club Fair 
  • Details: Don’t miss the Student Activities Programming Board’s annual “Spring Picnic.” There will be free refreshments, ’freebies’, music, giveaways and more. And, here’s your chance to get more information about CCM’s many student clubs and organizations.
  • Location: Student Center Plaza  - between SCC and the LRC (Rain site: SCC Lounge)
  • Time: 11 am - 2:00 p.m.
  • Open to:  CCM students
  • FREE!
  • Sponsored by: The Student Activities Programming Board (SAPB)
 
 
Tuesday, April 28: CCM’s 46th Annual CLADD
  • Details: The Campus Life Appreciation Dinner Dance recognizes the achievements of those CCM students involved in CCM’s campus life programs: student clubs and performing arts productions: drama, musicals and dance.
  • By invitation
  • Location: The Skylands, Randolph
  • Time: 6 pm. - 9:30 p.m. 
  • Sponsored by: The Office of Campus Life
 
 

Tuesday, April 28 – Thursday, April 29: 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: TBD
  • Location: Taste Bar and Bistro
  • Tickets: $TBD
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department (973-328-5427)
 
 
Thursday, April 30 – Saturday, May 2: CCM Drama Production
  • Details: This semester’s CCM Shakespeare and Company’s production has yet to be determined.
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Location: SCC Dragonetti Auditorium
  • Tickets:  General Admission $15; CCM Students, Alumni, Seniors 62 yrs. and over: $10. On sale at the SCC Information Window, at the door and online.
  • Sponsored by: CCM Music, Dance and Performing Arts Department
 
 

Tuesday, May 5 – Monday, May 11: CCM’s Spring Final Exams

  • Details: The spring final exam schedule can be found HERE.
 
 

Friday, May 8: 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
 
 

Thursday, May 21: CCM Commencement 2015

  • 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 25: Memorial Day - CCM Closed

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

Monday, September 7: Labor Day - CCM Closed
  • Details: CCM will be closed on Labor Day: CCM will be reopen for business and classes on Tuesday, September 8.


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

 


 

CONGRATULATIONS!
 
On November 24, the Alpha Kappa Kappa Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the national two-year college honor society that recognizes and encourages scholarship among community college students, held its fall semester induction ceremony. Over fifty-five CCM students were inducted into PTK. Congratulations - your hard work, dedication, determination, and academic success is to be commended.

Link HERE for the names of the inductees.



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
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 (the first issue of the 2014-2015 academic year) of CCM's award winning student newspaper, which is published every other Wednesday during the academic year (Sept. - May) and once during the summer:  
 
    * November 19, 2014 


THE CCM STUDENT HANDBOOK

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