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Wake Tech Idol Season 6

Visit: idol.waketech.edu for full details.

Auditions for Wake Tech Idol Season 6 are scheduled for September 19th, 20th, & 21st at the Southern Wake Campus and Scott Northern Wake Campus.  For building information, visit idol.waketech.edu.

Here are a few tips for the upcoming auditions

  • Auditions are first-come-first-served
  • Contestants will have one minute to “Wow” the judges.
  • Registration will close 30 minutes after auditions begin.
  • Current students only.
  • Come prepared to sing acapella or self-accompanied.
  • Must be in good academic standing, GPA of 2.0 or higher.

The top ten contestants selected from the September auditions will advance to the live Wake Tech Idol Finale to compete for a $2,500 scholarship and the title of Wake Tech Idol Season 6 Champion.  Two runners-up will receive $750 scholarship each.

Stress Management

Stress Management Series
Sponsored by Wellness Services & Student Activities

Feeling Stressed? Overwhelmed? Tired? Unhappy?

This is a 3 session workshop involving basic yoga/body movements, progressive muscle relaxation, open discussion, and self-exploration. 

Each session is one hour and limited to 15 participants. Students do not have to attend each session, although it is recommended as each session will cover different topics.

Students must sign up for the sessions they would like to attend.

Comfortable clothing is recommended as we will be practicing simple yoga movements and deep breathing. No previous experience with yoga needed.

Southern Wake Campus | Building N (Gym) | Studio 120 | 11:00 – 12:00pm

Northern Wake Campus| Building K (Gym) | Studio 260 | 3:00 – 4:00pm

At the end of the series, one winner will be announced for a 1-year subscription to the Calm App and giveaway bag!

Questions about this workshop can be sent to wellness@waketech.edu

Campus Civility Project – Keep Calm and Keep it Civil

Campus Civility Project – Keep Calm and Keep it Civil
Guest speaker Traciana Graves, founder of Say Something Beautiful and Project Bully Free Zone, will be presenting a highly engaging presentation that tackles issues facing campuses today in creating a safe campus environment that appreciates, respects, and encompasses all demographics. 

What: Keep Calm and Keep it Civil
Date: Thursday, April 12
Time: 11:30a.m. – 1:00p.m.
Location: Southern Wake Campus, Building L Conference Center

The first 125 students who register, will be provided lunch and a free t-shirt!

Please bring Student IDs for check-in.

Volunteer

Student Success Road Show: Local Non-Profit Industry Tour

When: Tuesday, October 10
Time: 10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Where: YMCA and Dorcas Ministries – Downtown Raleigh 

Explore a career within the Non-Profit Sector! Network with local business leaders to discover their personal journey to various professions within non-profit work!

Register HERE!


Alternative Spring Break 

Do you have a passion for serving others? Want to spend your spring break giving back?

Come serve on this year’s Alternative Spring Break!
*APPLY TODAY!*

When: March 14 – 18, 2018
Cost: FREE!

*Only those interested in fun, service, and community building should apply.

3rd Annual “BOOST ME” Summit

Fostering Bright Futures, the Student Success Department, and Pathways Male Mentoring Services presents the 3rd Annual “BOOST ME” (Breaking through Obstacles to Obtain Success Today Motivational Empowerment) Summit! 

Experience a half day packed with motivating and inspiring male and female motivational speakers, featuring a special female empowerment session! We will also have Wake Tech alumni to speak! A light breakfast, lunch and door prizes will be available for you!

If you plan on attending and would like breakfast and/or lunch, you must RSVP so that we can get a proper head count.

Feel free to email us at pathwaysmentoring@waketech.edu if you have any additional questions.

What: 3rd Annual BOOST ME Summit
Where: Main Campus Student Services Building Conference Center
When: Friday, April 7 at 9:00a.m.
**Light Breakfast at 8:30a.m.

3D Printing Lab Open House

Over the summer of 2016 the Wake Tech 3D Printing Lab moved from it’s temporary location in the Main Campus library to its permanent home in COS 120 (next to Ready Hall Entrance).

Come celebrate the Grand Opening with us on September 23rd from 11:00am – 1:00pm in COS 120. Refreshments, technology demonstrations and 3D printing activities will be provided! See you there! Get all the details here: http://bit.ly/2cEJzoZ