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  • 2. Cool Tools Tip of the Month
    QR “Quick Response” Codes
    • These codes work with smartphones. Download a free QR reader application. This allows you to scan the code, subsequently redirecting you to contact information, a website, an e-mail address or other display text, or a social media platform.
    • 3. What are some ways QR codes might be used in the future?
    • 4. Place QR codes on syllabi so students have fast access to additional resources or information on the web.
    • 5. For business, placing QR codes on business cards can direct people to a website.
    • 6. The possibilities are endless, so keep your eyes open for these new digital tools!
    Use your mobile device to scan the QR code above to see how it works.
  • 7. Open Campus is offering Online Scholarships!
    Scholarships for $300 each are available for Summer Term, 2011.
    Applicants must:
    ■be enrolled in at least six online credits during Summer 2011
    ■have a cumulative GPA of no less than 3.0 or higher
    ■have applied for financial aid by completing a FAFSA application
    ■complete an Open Campus scholarship application (Download as Microsoft DOC or Adobe PDF)
    ■submit an essay, 1–2 typed pages, double-spaced. Please include
    some of the following elements:
    ■how online learning has promoted your overall learning experience;
    ■the most interesting aspect of online learning;
    ■where you see the future of online learning.
    Winners to be announced soon!
  • 8. Congratulations Open Campus and MPSS on your amazing contributions to the United Charities Campaign
    Open Campus and MPSS surpassed its contribution goal, reaching 179% of our goal! Thank you to everyone for your generous contributions and active participation! We returned 86% of our employee pledge forms! The best performance college-wide!
  • 9. The Florida State College Foundation is accepting nominations for the 2011 District Board of Trustees Award for community service. This award recognizes Florida State College at Jacksonville full-time employees for their volunteer service to the community.
    One full-time employee will be selected for the award. The award recognizes exceptional service by an employee to a single nonprofit agency during the 2010 calendar year. The recipient will be recognized at the 2011 Fall Convocation and will be presented with a $300 check payable to the charitable organization of the recipient’s choice. A candidate’s peers and supervisors can make nominations.
    Please return completed nomination forms to the Florida State College Foundation, Administrative Offices Room 104 or by e-mail to rstamp@fscj.edu by August 12.
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  • 12. Take a Look!
    The Florida Office of Women in Higher Education (FLOWHE) held their monthly Brown Bag Lunch Meeting on June 16th
  • 13. Take a Look!
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  • 15. Florida Office of Women in Higher Education Conference
    August 12th, 2011
    FSCJ Deerwood Center
    9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    The Registration Fee is $10.00 and will cover all conference
    materials and lunch.
    Call 904-256-6987 or email Tina Cross at tecross@fscj.edu to register or obtain more information.
  • 16. Florida Office of Women in Higher Education
    Brown Bag Lunch for Sharing and Networking
    Wellness for Women … REFRESH … RELAX … RENEW
    An Experiential Event of Stress Reduction and Desk Yoga
    Presented by Susan Byrne Lee
    Wednesday, September 21st
    11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    UNF Student Union West
    Building 58, Room 3703C
  • 17. Continuing Education
    Check out our Continuing Education programs:
    American Management Association