Normandale News Dec. 7 & 14, 2015

By Information collected from submissions, and through postings on Normandale's website

Student Wellness Committee & Normandale Program Board presents...
Zero-Stress Week | Dec. 7-11
Check out all the fun, free, and anti-stress events planned for Zero-Stress Week!
Perfect timing - right before finals.

Monday, Dec. 7: 11am-1pm: Game Day, K 1450
Tuesday, Dec. 8: 10-10:50am: Yoga Class, A 1560
Wednesday, Dec. 9:
  * 11am-1pm: Movie "Inside Out", Overlook Café
     - Snowman Decoration, Overlook Café
     - Puppy Therapy, The Link - Partnership Center Bldg.
  * 2-3pm: Free Yoga, A 1560
Thursday, Dec. 10
  * 11am-1pm: Massage from Normandale Chiropractic, K 1450
     - Meditation Experience, K 1450
     - Coloring Therapy, K 1450
     - Puppy Therapy, The Link, Partnership Center Bldg.
  * 12:30-1:30pm: Yoga Class, A 1560
Friday, Dec. 11: 12-12:45pm, Boot Camp Class, Fitness Center, Activities Bldg.

Sponsored by Normandale Student Wellness Programming and Program Board.
Normandale Concert Series

  • Jazz Combo: Dec. 7, 7:30 pm, Auditorium
  • Student Recital II: Dec. 8, 2:30pm, Auditorium
  • Chamber Ensemble Concert: Dec.10, 2:30 pm, Auditorium
  • Concert Band & Jazz Ensemble: Dec. 10, 7:30 pm, Auditorium
  • Concert Choir & Vocal Ensemble: Dec. 11, 7:30 pm, Church of  Saint William (6120 5th St., NE, Fridley, MN
International Student Luncheon
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 12 noon, K 0434/K 0436
Join us to make new friends, connect with other international students and enjoy a free lunch.
Sponsored by CSF (Christian Student Fellowship).
Internship Information and Registration Session
Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2-3pm, P 0808
Interested in doing an internship for the spring or summer terms? Need to register for internship credit? Attend one of our Information and Registration Sessions.
Questions? Contact the Center for Experiential Education at or 952-358-8119.
Colloquium Series | Library Resources
Friday, Dec. 11, 12 noon-12:50pm, C 1016
Presenter is Rachel Wightman. The Colloquium Series at is a repository of insights and scholarly work shared biweekly at Normandale Community College.
Fuel up for Finals!
Monday, Dec. 14-17, L 2759
Stop by during the week of finals for grab-and-go-snacks and a chance to unwind from your final semester obligations. You're almost done. Finish strong. You can do this!
Sponsored by TRIO/Student Support Services.
Three Stanzas | Art Exhibit
On Display through Dec. 18, Fine Arts Gallery
Questions? Contact
Campus Wellness Events
Weekly Group Fitness Classes
  • Tuesdays: Vinyasa Flow Yoga, 10-10:50am, A 1560
  • Wednesdays: Restorative Yoga, 2-3pm, A 1560
  • Thursdays: Beginner Vinyasa Yoga, 12:30-1:30pm, A 1560
  • Fridays: Boot Camp, 12 noon-12:45pm, A 1560 
Have questions or want to sign-up? Contact
Student Wellness Committee
Are you passionate about health and wellness? Join the Normandale Student Wellness Committee! The Student Wellness Committee informs the campus community about a variety of wellness topics.  Join us to plan, coordinate, and implement different wellness related events, speakers, and resources. 
  • Mondays: 2-2:45pm, in A 1555
  • Tuesdays: 1:30-2pm, in A 2556
Interested in participating? Contact
Student Clubs and Organizations Meetings
ASL (American Sign Language Club)
Learn and practice signing Tuesdays, 1-1:50pm, C 3101
Questions about the club?  Contact or

CSF (Christian Student Fellowship)
Weekly meetings for Bible study, singing, prayer and fellowship. All are welcome!
Mondays: 2-4pm, C 2034 and Thursdays: 1-3pm, P 2806. 
Questions? Contact or Sharon Harvey in C 3117.

Chess Club 
Co-meets with Programming Club Tuesdays, 12 noon-2pm, A 2552 and Thursdays in A 2566. For more information, contact

Gay Straight Student Alliance
Meets every Monday from 2-3pm, K 0432. 
Our club promotes equality and inclusivity for all sexual orientations and gender identities. We play games, have discussions, and raise awareness through campus events.
Questions? Contact

Juggling Club
Mondays: 2-4pm, A 1560 and Tuesdays: 2-4pm, P 1808, or outside in the Courtyard, weather permitting. Questions?  Contact or or Sharon Harvey in C 3117.

Math Club
Meets Tuesdays, 3 pm, C 3004. To see what's happening in the club or to become a member go to Questions? Contact or James Carr in C 3102.

Muslim Student Association
Meets Thursdays, 2:15-3pm, K 1426. Friday Prayer is at 12 noon-1pm, A 2564.

Programming Club
Co-meets with Chess Club 12 noon-2pm, Mondays and Wednesdays, P 2844. For more information, contact

Student Senate
Meets Tuesdays, 2pm, K1450.  If you have any questions, contact or call 952-358-8650.
Student Resources
Experiencing Homelessness?
For helpful information, contact one of the following people:
Facing Food Insecurities?
The Normandale Campus Cupboard is a food pantry on campus for Normandale students in need. The Cupboard serves students who already receive food assistance or other students who are struggling financially. Stop by the Cupboard once per day, Monday through Friday and receive three food items per visit. The Cupboard is managed by Normandale's Center for Experiential Education.

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Thurs: 7:45am-6pmFriday: 7:45am-2pmLocation: Room A 2503 (second floor of the Activities Building) 

Questions? Contact, or call 952-358-9074.
Important Deadlines

  • December 14-18: Final Exams
  • December 17: Tuition Deadline for Spring Semester Classes
  • January 8: Spring Registration Deadline
  • January 11: Spring Classes Begin
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