Welcome to FYE. We are glad you chose BC!. Why FYE?. Research at BC shows that those who actually complete FYE are more successful than those who don’t. FYE is an opportunity to obtain one college-level credit in an environment where you can learn more about Bellevue College and yourself.
We are glad you chose BC!
Brainstorm some goals for both on page 5 of your manual.
Transition Definition:1. Movement, passage, or change from one position, state, stage, subject, concept, etc., to another (Dictionary.com)2. Any event or non-event that results in changed relationships, routines, assumptions, and roles(Nancy K. Schlossberg)
Complete assessment on page 8
Video Clip: Famous Failures
1. the power or ability to return to the original form, position, etc., after being bent, compressed, or stretched; elasticity.
2. ability to recover readily from illness, depression, adversity, or the like; buoyancy.
Video Clip: The Power of Belief
Meet current Bellevue College students!
“What is one challenge that you have faced as a BC student, and what were the strategies you used to face that challenge?”
Video Clip: Six-Word Memoir Introduction
Reminders for Day Two
Time management is not about managing time – it is about managing ourselves and how we choose to use our time.
It is all about our choices.
How will you choose to use your time?
Video Clip: Ellen's Procrastination
Using your class schedule for the quarter and your own knowledge of your work andhome schedule, fill in the chart on the next page to reflect the guidelines listed above. Remember, for every one hour in class, plan on two hours of studying/homework. Make sure to indicate:
Prescheduled Events: Classes, work, and other weekly activities
Time it takes to get places (driving or on the bus)
Time it takes to get ready in the morning
When Choosing a career
Consider all these aspects.
There may be even more
you want to consider.
Look at the resources
And support you have
Strengths and Skills
What are your strengths?
What do you excel at?
What are your skills?
What skills are you likely to acquire?
What are you good at and you enjoy doing too?
You do NOT need to know now what you will do for the rest of your life!
Mingle-- walk around the room, chat, smile, make eye contact, etc.-- for five minutes, treating and including or excluding everyone according to the status of their card. People holding the highest cards are the highest-status individuals; people holding the lowest cards are the lowest-status individuals.
Bellevue College is committed to maintaining an environment in which every member of the campus community feels welcome to participate in the life of the college, free from harassment and discrimination.
We value our different backgrounds at Bellevue College, and students, faculty, staff members, and administrators are to treat one another with dignity and respect.
YOU be the student services staff member
(or a mentor for other new students)