CAREER AND TECHNICAL PROGRAM EXPLORATION: Nunez Community College invites everyone to its campus from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on November 10 for its career exploration and technical program experience. The program will take place at the Kane Technology Building on rue La Fontaine in Chalmette. Programs represented will include Aerospace Manufacturing Technology, Coastal Studies and GIS Technology, Early Childhood Care and Development, Culinary Arts, Electrical Construction, Emergency Medical Services, Instrumentation Technician, Nursing , process technology and welding. Walk-ins are welcome.
NUNEZ COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Registration is open for Spring 2022 classes at Nunez Community College. A comprehensive list of over 340 on-campus, online, and hybrid courses is available. To view the complete list of courses, visit nunez.edu/horary. In addition, Nunez’s winter intersession includes a selection of shortened online courses from December 15 to January 12. To apply for spring 2022, new students must click on the Apply to Nunez link under the Future students at tab. Nunez.edu. For more information, email [email protected] or call (504) 278-6467.
XAVIER DE LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY: The 2021 reunion celebration for Louisiana Xavier University from November 3-7 featured a variety of presentations made possible by sponsors Gilead Sciences Inc., which has supported a number of Xavier initiatives; Thermo Fisher Scientific, which sponsored career exploration events and a tailgate; and Pernod Ricard, sponsor of tailgate and mixology VIP events.
ASSOCIATED GROCERY SCHOLARSHIP: The 2021 Associated Grocers GMRA Scholarship Fund scholarship recipients include Vincent Granito, who works at the Canseco Market in New Orleans. He graduated from Jesuit High School and majored in Music Industry Studies at Loyola University in New Orleans. GMRA stands for Grocery Manufacturers Representatives Association.
DELGADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Registration is open for winter and spring courses at Delgado Community College. Continuing students, returning students, and first-time applicants can begin the process at www.dcc.edu. The registration deadline for the four-week winter session is December 10; the winter session runs from December 14 to January 12. The registration deadline for spring courses is January 19. For more information call (504) 671-5012 or email [email protected]
DIY IDA POST-HURRICANE: Nunez Community College offers several workshops to help those working to recover from Hurricane Ida. Scheduled courses include:
- Painting 101: 9 a.m. to noon on November 13. The CRN 10580 is free.
- Ceiling fans and other light fixtures: 9 a.m. to noon on November 20. CRN 10582 is free.
To register, visit nunez.edu/workforce/comment-s’register.