Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for November 2012
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 10, 2012) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for November 2012.
Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.
Nov. 9, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Business Women's Symposium
Step it Up with a power-packed day as Florida-based speakers and panelists share their first-hand knowledge of how to launch and grow a successful business. Optimize your professional development with opportunities to connect, be inspired and be informed. Limited Seating, Register Now! $55 per person includes Speaker Sessions, Business Expo, Continental Breakfast and Lunch (funds raised support scholarships for the Center for Women and Men). The first 50 people to register for the symposium will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win one of 10 PUPs (the Personal Utility Pouch is a wearable organizer bag donated by “boomerpreneur” and guest speaker, Jean Newell). The PUP has been featured on QVC approximately 60 times. Business Expo Exhibitor space available. Register to Participate in the Business Expo
Daytona Beach Campus, Hosseini Center (#1200)
1200 W. Int.'l Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
Learn more about this event and our speakers at www.DaytonaState.edu/dass/
For additional information, email RobbinSh@DaytonaState.edu or call (386) 506-3407.
Nov. 12-Dec. 4 (no classes Nov. 22 and 23), 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
FRESH START Class: Displaced Homemakers Program
Sponsored by Daytona State College's Center for Women and Men, this three-week program is designed to assist individuals to make a successful transition from homemaker to workplace. Participants will learn how to build confidence, manage stress, establish goals, explore career interests, investigate educational opportunities, write a successful resume, improve interview skills, learn job search tools, and prepare for a new beginning. Sponsored by Daytona State College and the State of Florida, Department of Economic Opportunity. Monday - Friday. Free.
Daytona Beach Campus, Wetherell Center (# 100), Rm. 219
1200 W. Int'l. Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4377.
Nov. 12-Dec. 5, Monday through Wednesday, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
The Fresh Start for Men program
This free four-week life skills course is designed to assist males preparing to transition into career and technical training at Daytona State College. The program is structured to provide an atmosphere of support and encouragement while offering practical tools for setting goals to be successful in life. Students will complete a Personal Development Plan, which provides a road map to explore career options, examine educational opportunities, and establish career goals. Students will also learn interview and job-readiness skills and how to create a resume for successful entrance into the workforce. The class meets Monday through Wednesday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sponsored by Daytona State College and the Florida Department of Education, Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Postsecondary Programs.
Daytona Beach Campus, Wetherell Center (# 100), Rm. 218
1200 W. Int'l. Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-3068.
Offering more than 100 certificate, associate and bachelor?s degree programs, Daytona State College has responded to the education and workforce training needs of Volusia and Flagler counties and beyond for more than 50 years. The college enrolls 31,000 students a year at its seven instructional sites, with graduates serving in critical fields including health care, emergency services, business, education, hospitality, engineering, technology and more.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Daytona State among the top in the nation in 2013, placing the college at No. 2 for Best Online Bachelor?s Programs.
Laurie White, (386) 506-4499, WhiteLa@DaytonaState.edu
Marketing & Communications, (386) 506-4588, marketing@DaytonaState.edu
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