Monday, November 15, 2021

Vol State Events This Week



Nov. 15 Lionel Davis: Stories from a Former Political Prisoner, South African shares his experience live on Zoom, 11am-Noon, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/s/93982153166

Nov. 15 Dancing with Dr. O, come and dance with the Vol State President, Wood Campus Center, 11:15am-12:15pm

Nov. 15-20 IE Week Escape Game 2021, Test your skills with our online escape game with an international theme, 11am-Noon each day, https://volstate.libwizard.com/f/IEW2021

Nov. 16 Cookeville Campus International Celebration, celebration of global learning, 10am-11:30am, check with front desk for location

Nov. 16 Springfield Campus International Celebration, celebration of global learning, 10am-11:30am, check with front desk for location

Nov. 16 Student Government Association (SGA) Meeting, 11:15am-12:15pm, Zoom, Check your student email for the access code

Nov. 16 The Well, free lunch and taking donations for Food Drive, 12-2pm, Nichols Dining B

Nov. 16 How to Wrap Up Your Semester, tips for finals and studying, two sessions 12:45pm and 6pm, Zoom ID: 994 8443 1907

Nov. 17 Vol State Singers: Words and Music II, poetry and music, 1pm, Caudill

Nov. 17 International Food and Treasures Showcase, recipes and objects from travels, 3-4pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/s/95182874264

Nov. 18 Gallatin Campus International Celebration, global learning and free food, 10am-2pm, Nichols Dining B

Nov. 18 Livingston Campus International Celebration, global learning and free food, 10-11:30am, check with front desk for location

Nov. 18 International Education Info Session, learn about Study Abroad, 2-3pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/j/92643079201#success

Nov. 18 Paying for Study Abroad, tips to finance an international experience, 3-4pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/j/92643079201#success

Nov. 21 Vol State Singers: Words and Music II, poetry and music, 3pm, Caudill

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Students- Get Help With Research Papers and Other Projects


Get help with research papers and other projects

The Learning Commons has a location on each campus and virtual service. They can help students with papers and speeches. Get feedback and advice before you turn your paper in to your professor. You can also use the essay drop-off service in eLearn. See the main eLearn page for details.
VSCC Thigpen Library offers in-person assistance at all campus locations. We're also available for virtual assistance. Visit our website for hours at each location and options for virtual assistance. https://www.volstate.edu/library
All services are free and open to all students. For a complete list visit: www.volstate.edu/collegesuccess

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Vol State International Education Week Nov. 15-20


Join us for these activities celebrating Study Abroad and global learning. Everyone is welcome. Organized by International Education at Vol State.

Nov. 15                 Lionel Davis: Stories from a Former Political Prisoner, South African shares his experience live on Zoom, 11am-Noon, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/s/93982153166

Nov. 15-20           IE Week Escape Game 2021, Test your skills with our online escape game with an international theme, 11am-Noon each day, https://volstate.libwizard.com/f/IEW2021

Nov. 16               Cookeville Campus International Celebration, celebration of global learning, 10am-11:30am, check with front desk for location

Nov. 16               Springfield Campus International Celebration, celebration of global learning, 10am-11:30am, check with front desk for location

Nov. 17             International Food and Treasures Showcase, recipes and objects from travels, 3-4pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/s/95182874264

Nov. 18                 Gallatin Campus International Celebration, global learning and free food, 10am-2pm, Nichols Dining B

Nov. 18                 Livingston Campus International Celebration, global learning and free food, 10-11:30am, check with front desk for location

Nov. 18                 International Education Info Session, learn about Study Abroad, 2-3pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/j/92643079201#success

Nov. 18                 Paying for Study Abroad, tips to finance an international experience, 2-3pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/j/92643079201#success

Monday, November 8, 2021

Vol State Events This Week


Nov. 8 Celebrate First Generation College Students, breakfast and info for students, 10-11am, Thigpen Library

Nov. 9 TnCIS Study Abroad Info Session, find out about countries you can travel to for classes and scholarships to pay for it, 9-10am, Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83272290123

Nov. 9 Student Government Forum, ask questions of Vol State administration, 11:15am-12:15pm, Zoom, check your student email for the passcode to join

Nov. 9 Documentary Film Discussion: Exterminate All the Brutes, 12:30-1:30pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYud-6vpj8vHNOAeZQyCUyAEpmGfJ4aa4zL

Nov. 10 and 11 Health Sciences Discovery Days, Vol State programs show labs and discuss career opportunities, 2pm -4pm each day, arrive at 1:45pm at Wallace South main hallway.

Nov. 10 Pioneer Pen Informational Meeting, learn about the student literary/arts magazine, 2-3pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/j/97864587772#success

Nov. 11 Veterans Day Documentary: The Six Triple Eight, 12:45-2:30pm, Zoom: https://volstate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwocuqqqz4sGdKFknUYVHrWzDoAjdGvXqhq

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Health Science Discovery Days - Career Exploration Nov. 10 and 11


Students- Discover your future health career at Health Science Discovery Days

Gallatin Campus - November 10th and 11th

Sessions every 30 minutes from 2-4 pm.  Students should come to the check-in table in Wallace South starting at 1:45 each day for directions.

-Learn about health science programs

-Obtain program information and ask questions

-Tour health science labs and see the equipment in use

-Learn about a profession you don’t know about and develop a back-up plan for your future

-Giveaways

Participating Programs

Dental Assisting

Physical Therapist Assistant

Health Information Management

Ophthalmic Technology

Medical Laboratory Technician

Sleep Diagnostic Technician

Emergency Medical Services

Sonography

Radiologic Technology (Thursday only)

Respiratory Care (Thursday only)

For more information contact Health Sciences at 615-230-3330.

Monday, November 1, 2021

Vol State Events this Week


Nov. 1- Nov. 4     Documentary Film Series: Exterminate All the Brutes, colonization and genocide, four episodes, one each day, details and links: https://www.volstate.edu/diversity-and-inclusion/events

Nov. 2                   Student Government Association (SGA) Meeting, 11:15am-12:15pm, Zoom, Check your  student email for the access code

Nov. 4                   Nugs for Drugs, We will be taking unused and expired prescription medication in exchange for chicken nuggets, 11am-12:30pm, Wood Campus Center Hallway

Nov. 4                   International Education Info Session, learn about Study Abroad, 2-3pm, Zoom: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88932942732

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Priority Spring Class Registration for Current Students Starts Nov. 1


Priority spring course registration for current sophomores (completed 30 credit hours or more prior to this semester) starts at 8am on November 1. It opens for current freshmen (completed less than 30 credit hours prior to this semester) on November 2 at 8am.

Get ready now by logging into your My Vol State portal and clicking on the Degree Works icon. You will see your advisor listed at the top of Degree Works. Click on the envelope icon at the top right to contact them to make an appointment. Your academic advisor can help you with your course schedule and make sure you are taking the classes you need for your major.

If you have problems, you can contact the Office of Advising via email at advising@volstate.edu or call 615-230-3702.