Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Spring 2014 Graduation Information

Are you planning on walking in the graduation ceremony? You MUST RSVP using this link by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday May 21 to be able to participate. Graduation Ceremony RSVP

Your RSVP is not valid unless a petition for graduation has been completed with a counselor by May 9th. You must complete your petition with an academic counselor at Fast Track To Work or in the General Counseling Office or if you are a ASC (Accessibility Support Center, formerly DSPS) or EOPS student, they can help you.
Before your counseling appointment, complete the appropriate form for your degree or certificate and bring to your appointment.

May 23 - Graduation Ceremony 6:00 p.m. @ Cabrillo's Football Stadium.

Monday, April 28, 2014

Important Meeting ...


Fall 2014 Registration

The Fall schedule is now available online.
Registration for Fall semester begins on Thursday May 1. CalWORKs students may begin registering at 8:00 a.m. All other continuing students registration times begin starting May 5th.
Be sure you are ready!
  • Make sure your education plan is up to date
  • Look at the schedule to see if the classes will be offered.
If you have any questions, please contact us at 479-6344 or stop by the office.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Last Day to Withdraw

Saturday April 26 is the last day to drop a full-term section with a grade of "W".
It is your responsibility to formally withdraw from courses. Instructors will not do it for you. You may receive an F on your transcript even if you stopped attending.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

CalWORKs April Hourly Activity Reports Due 5/5

Here are links to the April and May forms. You can also pick up copies in our office. 

May 2014 - Print version 
May 2014 - Excel version

April 2014 - Print version
April 2014 - Excel version

April's report is due on May 5. Turn it in by then and you will be entered into our drawing for a $25 Chevron gift card!

Also, here are blank versions if you need to catch up with previous months.

Blank print versions: English or Spanish
Blank Excel versions: English or Spanish

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

Would you put on a pair of high heels and walk a mile in her shoes? Men, women, and children will be teaming up with Monarch Services (formerly Women's Crisis Support - Defensa de Mujeres) to walk a mile and raise awareness about sexual assault in our community.

Lighthouse Point Santa Cruz
Saturday
May 3, 2014
9:30 a.m. to Noon

To register or for more information please visit:
www.wam2014.wcs-ddm.org/

MAX Co-Op Coffee Corner





Thursday, April 17, 2014

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The Clothesline Project is a visual display that bears witness to the violence that occurs in our communities. T-shirts will be decorated to represent a particular person’s experience, by both survivors of violence or someone who cares.

Chalk It Up For Safe Relationships
Wednesday, April 23, Aptos Campus (in front of Library)
11:00 am-1:00 pm

We will also sponsor a sidewalk chalk drawing event in an effort to raise community awareness about sexual abuse, and offer support resources.
The theme will focus on the elements of healthy relationships.

For more information contact Dianne or Martha (831) 479-6435

The purpose of the project:
  • To bear witness to survivors
  • To help the healing process for people who are survivors of violence.
  • To educate, document, and raise awareness of the extent of violence in our communities.
  • To provide a network of support, encouragement and information to the Cabrillo Community.
Co sponsored by Cabrillo Student Health Services, Cabrillo Student Senate, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, Survivor’s Healing Center, Suicide Prevention, and Monarch Services

Summer classes for WIA students

Cabrillo WIA students, you have an exception in terms of the 90-day window since it's not for a personal reason but the structure of the program.  SO - WIA students are not required to take a summer class.  If you have any questions, please contact Jenna at 831-479-6344.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

People Empowering Each other to Realize Success

Peer to Peer Student Resources and Education 

The PEERS program is a new service on campus. PEERS are students trained as peer educators and work closely with Student Health Services to provide support and resources to other students.
 

They are recruiting new peer educators now for 2014-2015 and need your help to grow this wonderfully effective new student support service.
Contact Student Health Services to learn more.

Applications are due April 24th.

Here's the link: PEERS application.

SERVPRO of Santa Cruz Job Openings

SERVPRO of Santa Cruz is currently recruiting for cleaners/packers and laborers.

To Apply:
  • Obtain a driving record from the DMV and bring it to their office located at 3 Victor Square, Scotts Valley, CA, Tuesday through Thursday between 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • You must bring a current DMV print-out and any contact information to assist you in filling out the application.
Please allow about 45 minutes for the application process.They will run background screenings and an applicant may be disqualified for employment based on certain factors.

Select Staffing Job Openings

Applications accepted online at Select Staffing

Apply Today, Work Tomorrow!

  • Forklift Operators
  • Production
  • Sanitation
  • Clerical/Administrative
Contact them for more information:
831-722-0102
1493 Main St. Suite 2-F
Watsonville, CA 95076

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Are Your Fees Paid?

Log into WebAdvisor and click on Make A Payment to make sure you do not have a balance due. Any prior balance due can prevent you from registering for new classes.

If there is a balance due, contact our office now!

Friday, April 11, 2014

Here are the new jobs recently posted on santacruzjobs.com:

 
Job Title: Medical Assistant
Company: Confidential
Location: 1595 Soquel Drive, Ste 210, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48855

Job Title: Assessment and Administrative Analyst
Company: California State University Monterey Bay
Location: Seaside
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48854

Job Title: Customer Service
Company: Confidential
Location: Santa Cruz
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48852

Job Title: Family Service Counselor
Company: Catholic Funeral and Cemetery Services
Location: 18200 Damian Way, Salinas
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48851

Job Title: Lead Medical Assistant - Back Office Supervisor
Company: Brennan Medical Corporation
Location: Watsonville
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48718

Job Title: Temporary School Crossing Guard
Company: City of Santa Cruz
Location: Santa Cruz
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48849

Job Title: Temporary Mental Health Crisis Counselor for ESS -
Company: Encompass Community Services
Location: Santa Cruz
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48848

Job Title: Housekeepers, Hospitality
Company: Rio Sands Hotel
Location: 116 Aptos Beach Drive
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48652

Job Title: Service Field Crew Leader
Company: City of Santa Cruz
Location: Santa Cruz
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48846

Job Title: Code Compliance Services Technician
Company: City of Santa Cruz
Location: Santa Cruz
http://www.santacruzjobs.com/job_view.shtml?jobid=48847

Thursday, April 10, 2014

URGENT REGISTRATION INFORMATION


Summer registration will take place on MONDAY, APRIL 14th.   
PRIORITY REGISTRATION for CalWORKs students will be from 8am to 12noon.  
WIA students will be able to register beginning at NOON. 

You MUST register no later than April 18th to ensure class selection and book availability.

If you have any questions, please contact us!  Kate will be in the office all day on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday to assist you. The FTTW office has a paper version of the Summer Schedule for you to use, and the on-line version is available here.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

EBT Card Surcharge-Free Withdrawals

Click here for a list of where to access surcharge-free ATMs for EBT cards, including a listing of the banks and other places of business that do charge fees.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Income Tax Filing Deadline is April 15!

Free tax preparation help for individuals or families with a combined income of $58,000 or less in 2013. No appointment necessary at many locations.

Click here for a list of local providers.

Probation / Dismissal Workshops

Did you receive communication from Admissions & Records indicating you have a hold on your record due to Probation or Dismissal? If you are on Probation Level 2 or if you are on Dismissal, you are required to attend a Probation/Dismissal Workshop. Attending the workshop will clear your hold, and will provide you with the strategies and resources needed to work your way to a better Academic Standing. If you are on Probation Level 1, this workshop is not required but is highly recommended so you can avoid future academic standing issues.

When attending the workshop, please bring a copy of your Cabrillo course history using WebAdvisor "My Course History."

Call either (831) 479-6274 or (831) 479-6385 to reserve a spot in one of the following workshops. Drop-ins will be accepted on a space available basis. Don't delay as it will impact your registration process.

Fast Track students must bring a copy of their contract from the workshop to the Fast Track office.

See the Probation & Dismissal Workshop Calendar for a full list of workshop scheduled.

Fall 2014 Registration

The Fall schedule is available online on Friday April 11.

Registration for Fall semester begins on Thursday May 1. CalWORKs students may begin registering at 8:00 a.m. All other continuing students registration times begin starting May 5th.

Be sure you are ready!
  • Make sure your education plan is up to date
  • Look at the schedule to see if the classes will be offered.
If you have any questions, please contact us at 479-6344 or stop by the office.

Taking Summer Classes?

The class schedule for Summer Session will be available online on Friday, April 11.

Registration for Summer begins on Monday April 14. CalWORKs students may begin registering at 8:00 a.m. You must be a CalWORKs Fast Track student and in good standing to receive this early registration time. All other continuing students may begin registering at NOON.

Make sure your ed plan is up to date and you know what courses you need. 

Ed plan not current? Give us a call to make an appointment with our counselor! 479-6344.

AT&T Retail Sales Consultants Job Openings

AT&T will be hosting Retail Hiring Events in April throughout the Bay Area to promote our Retail career opportunities. See flyer for details.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Changes to the CalWORKs HAR Form

The County has changed the HAR form to include a signature line for your ETS. They will be signing off on parts C and D.  
  • These include: Volunteer/Work Experience, Other Work Hours, Other – Explain, WTW Plan Approved Activities, and Job Readiness Activities. To capture Volunteer/Work Experience hours, you will need to submit an attached log detailing your hours.
Continue to turn in your forms at the Fast Track office and we will forward to your worker. 

Here are links to the March and April forms. You can also pick up copies in our office. 

April 2014 - Print version
April 2014 - Excel version

March 2014 - Print version 
March 2014 - Excel version

Also, here are blank versions if you need to catch up with previous months.

Blank print versions: English or Spanish
Blank Excel versions: English or Spanish