SCEL Portland Basketball Trip

What’s up Basketball fans. ??Welcome to the first ever SCEL trip to Portland. We will be heading to Portland, Oregon on Friday Feb 25 and returning on Sunday Feb 27. We will attend an NBA basketball Game on Friday evening and spend the rest of the weekend enjoying downtown restaurants, museums, shopping etc.The cost is $250 and it will include a ticket to the game, two nights of downtown hotel accomodation and transportation to the game.If you are interested, please sign up in the office and pay a $100 deposit to save your seat.For more information on Portland please visit

Bus Routes on Google

I was just playing around looking for bus routes and I found that it is much quicker to use Google Maps to search for Spokane Bus Routes than to use the Spokane Transit Authority website. ??Check it out and let me know what you think.

Student Advisory Council

I just wanted to update everyone on what has been going on at the Student Advisory Council. ??We have been meeting on a weekly basis at 3:15 on Thursday afternoons in Mike’s office. ??SAC members are Sehwa, Yuka, Gerard, Andy, Umut, Eunhee, Bajaba and Toshi.We will be distributing a activities questionairre to you later this week to help me plan events for 2011. ??Our first big event will be a trip to Portland to watch a NBA basketball game and do shopping.We have ordered a number of photo’s for our new photowall and they should be arriving in the next couple of days.We have also talked about student satisfact concerns and I have posted a link to an online survey in an earlier post.

Exit Interviews

Hello Students.Here is a link for the students who have graduated from EAP or finished their certificate programs.This is your opportunity to tell us what you liked about SCEL, SCC, and Spokane, and to provide your thoughts on what we could have dome to make your stay and your education better. Current students can also fill out the survey if they wish.Click on the picture to access the survey.Please remember to fill out the comment sections as well.

Tuesday Activity

Dear SCC EAP students,We would like to plan a day of FUN during the Christmas break on Tuesday, December 21st. Please plan to come downtown for one or all of the following:*ICE SKATING (11:00am ??“ 12:30pm)*RED ROBIN (12:30pm ??“ 1:30pm)*IMAX MOVIE ???Extreme!??? (2:00pm-3:00pm)*MINI GOLF (3:00pm ??“ 4:00pm)*CARROUSEL (4:00pm)Total Cost for everything (except lunch) is $12.00. Please bring lunch money too.We will meet at the Riverfront Park Ice Skating Rink at 11:00am on Tuesday, December 21st.If you have questions you may call Linda Szymanowski at 509-999-4619.Thanks. Hope to see many of you next Tuesday!!Lindaps. MingMei will be there too!!