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Entrepreneurship workshops still available
Business is business!
Learn the fundamentals of running your own business and turning an idea into an opportunity.
Find out how to be eligible for $1,000 in services to achieve your dream. 
May 21 is Fast Pitch Presentation Preparation, and May 28 is Pitching to Judging Panel. 
All remaining workshops will be held on the Riverside City Campus in the Quadrangle, Room 110 from 1:30-3 p.m. 
Register by contacting Sean Snider at 951-571-6480 or

Art and music come together
The .EDU Arts + Music Festival is a free event for enthusiasts of art and music sponsored by ASRCC. It will be held at Riverside City College on the practice field May 15.
Live DJs, MCs, breakdancers, artists, and muralists will be showcased at the festival.  All ages are welcome and parking is free.
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Visit Cal Poly Pomona
Love working with animals? On May 28 students can visit Cal Poly Pomona and tour their animal science department. 
This tour is for students interested in animal science careers. If you are interested in becoming a veterinarian the tour is from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
There is a $10 refundable fee to reserve a space or call the Transfer/Career Center at 951-222-8072. 

Running for veterans
On May 29 Riverside City College will host the Veterans 5K Run.  All the proceeds benefit the RCC Veterans Foundation. 
Registration/Check-in begins at 7 a.m. at the Wheelock Gym on the Riverside campus.  The race will begin at 8 a.m. 
Early online registration is $25 with day of event registration $30, high school and college student is $15 with a valid ID the day of the event. 
If you do not want to run in the event and just make a donation contact Cindy Taylor at 

Preparing for science’s future
A women in science and mathematics event is being held May 21 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Digital Library Auditorium.
The event is being held to encourage young women to participate in science and math. It will connect attendees with role models and feature prominent women from the science and math fields.
Young women from Riverside City College, Riverside School District, Jurupa School District and Alvord School District are invited to attend.
For more information contact Daniele Ramsey at 951-222-8890 or

Movin’ on up
The transfer/career center will be honoring students who have been admitted into four year university and colleges.
The event will be held on the Aguilar Patio on June 2 from 12-2 p.m.
Lunch will be provided and students will be given a medallion to wear at graduation and a certificate.
The application deadline for the ceremony is May 19. Forms are available in the transfer/career center.

Celebrate RCC’s veterans
Riverside City College will be honoring its veterans on May 27 with a Memorial Day event in front of the Martin Luther King Learning and Resource Center.
The celebration will take place from 12:50-1:50 p.m. with free food and drinks.

‘Glee:’ RCC style
The RCC Chamber Singers and Vocal Jazz Ensemble present Coffee House, a night of great music and dessert.
The show is May 28 at 7 p.m. in the Bradshaw Cafeteria. Admission is $10.
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