START events

Fall 2016

DATE LOCATION EVENT NAME
Thursday, September 15, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. BFL Community Conference Center

College Life Hacks: Work Smarter, Not Harder!
Learn useful life hacks to make college life easier.

Tuesday, September 20, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. SSC-126

Go for Your Goals!
Learn how to set SMART goals you can accomplish this semester.

Monday, September 19 - Friday, September 30, by appointment Mercedes Office, SSC-127 Mid-Semester Check-Ins
Mandatory check-ins for all START students (15 minute appointments)
Tuesday, October 4, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. BFL Community Conference Center

Money Management
Helpful financial management tips

Date TBD, October 2016 San Francisco State University (meet at DVC) San Francisco State University Tour
Visit the Foster Youth Guardian Scholars Program and more!
Thursday, November 3, 12:00 - 1:00pm BFL Community Conference Center

Housing Workshop
Gain helpful housing tips to prepare you for living on your own.

Monday, November 7 - Friday, November 18, by appointment Mercedes Office, SSC-127 End of Semester Check-Ins
Mandatory check-ins for all START students (15 minutes appointments)
Monday, November 21 and Tuesday, November 22, check InSite for exact appointment time  START Office Suite, SSC-127 I am a Priority at DVC!
Priority registration assistance in the START Suite lobby - sign up for classes before anyone. Snacks and drinks provided. Priority Registration T-shirts and goodies available while supplies last.
Friday, December 2, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. BFL Community Conference Center White Elephant Holiday Celebration
Celebrate the holidays and each other with food, music, and presents!
Friday, December 9, time TBD (meet on campus at 9:00 a.m.) San Francisco Exploratorium End of Semester START Team Building Trip
Join us for a fun and educational team building trip to the San Francisco Exploratorium. Transportation, entrance fee, and meal will be provided.

NOTE: Workshops and events may be added throughout the semester. Check the START events page often for updates. 

To RSVP or get more information about any of this semester's START events, please call the START Coordinator at 925-969-2203.