Cameron University invites adults who have earned college credit but were unable to complete a degree program to attend one of two virtual Reach Higher: Reconnect events designed to help working adults find the information and resources needed to complete a bachelor’s degree. The virtual sessions are slated for Tuesday, April 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Thursday, April 13, from 5 to 6 p.m.
Cameron University’s Office of Veterans Affairs invites community members, including veterans, military service members and dependents, to its third Vet Fest, a two-day event that will highlight the upcoming 75th Anniversary of the Women’s Armed Services Integration Act of 1948. The event will also present tips for veterans and more. Vet Fest takes place on Wednesday, April 5, and Thursday, April 6, on the second floor of the McMahon Centennial Complex (MCC).
Cameron University's annual CU Empowering Women in Leadership and STEM conference, aimed at strengthening the leadership skills of women, will present "Connecting with Different Personalities" on Thursday, April 6, in the McCasland Ballroom in the McMachon Centennial Complex. On-site registration will begin at 5 p.m., although pre-registration is recommended.
Active members of the U.S. Armed Forces, veterans and dependents are invited to Cameron University’s Military Veterans Resource Fair slated for Wednesday, April 5, and Thursday, April 6. The event takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the first floor of the McMahon Centennial Complex. The building is located at University Drive and D Avenue. Visitor parking is available across the street.
When it comes to performing, Cameron University’s Dr. Christian Morren is happy to share the stage with talented vocalists and musicians. On Thursday, March 30, she has invited long-time friend Dr. Catherine McDaniel to join her for a vocal recital during which they will be accompanied by collaborative pianist Jan McDaniel, Catherine McDaniel’s husband. The performance will take place in the McCutcheon Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free.
The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present the 2023 senior art exhibition, “Identity,” at the Leslie Powell Gallery, 620 S.W. D Avenue. An opening reception is planned for Saturday, April 1, at 6 p.m. and is open to the public at no charge. Artwork on display for the exhibition, which will run through April 30, will be available for purchase.
Certified teachers who are interested in earning an additional qualification to become a reading specialist are encouraged to attend “CU Become a Reading Specialist,” a virtual workshop slated for Tuesday, April 11, at 5:30 p.m. This free, specialized information session, presented by the Cameron University Department of Education, will cover the admission standards and curriculum for earning a Masters of Education degree in Reading.
Individuals from all walks of life who want to enter the teaching profession are encouraged to attend “CU Become a Teacher,” a virtual workshop that will present the multiple pathways to becoming a certified teacher. The Zoom presentation will take place on Thursday, April 6, at 5:30 p.m. and will offer information to those who have a college degree, those who have earned college credit but have yet to earn a degree, and those who have yet to earn college credit.
Interested in entering the challenging yet rewarding field of mental health? Cameron University’s CU Be a Therapist, a virtual information session, will present information on how a Master of Arts in Mental Health degree can lead to licensure as a Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT) or a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) on Tuesday, April 4 from 5 to 7 p.m.