‘It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.’
Upload your project and check your grades via: https://yccd.blackboard.com/
click here for an interesting article on the benefit of bananas
click here for a great visual of how much sugar is in our foods
Great resource library for all your health information and self-action project resources at McHenry Village, Modesto: click here for info link, or refer to: www.suttergould.org/mainolibrary
Spring 2015 Extra Credit Opportunities
Throughout the semester there are free health related seminars which will enhance your understanding of current topics. To earn 20 points (100 points maximum) you must attend one or several of these seminars and turn into Dr. Shrock a 5x8 card signed by the presenter with a one-sided summation of what you learned.
29 January LifePath: Early psychosis intervention/mental health program working with youth 14-25 years of age
12 February Pregnancy Prevention
26 February Top Five problem drugs in Stanislaus County, with discussion on the negative effects they have on our community
12 March Depression, and how to cope with it
26 March Laughing Matters with Derek Warring
Science Colloquium Talks
Wed, Jan. 21 Lee Balance, MD, Citizens Climate Lobby, "Putting a Price on Carbon: a Risk Management Approach to Global Warming?"
Wed, Jan. 28 Robert Tanaka, MD, Pulmonology, "Valley Fever: It’s THIS Valley That Gave it its Name"
Wed, Feb. 4 Ruben Willmarth, Engineer, “Heat Pumps: How they Work and Why they Rock!”
Wed. Feb. 25 Mark McCaffrey, NCES, "Climate Smart and Energy Wise: Climate and Energy Education Challenges of the 21st Century"
Wed, Mar. 4 Holley Moyes, Ph.D., UC Merced, The Drought Cult of the Belize Maya”
Wed, Mar. 25 Laurie Hatch, MJC Child Dev., “A Look at Adverse Childhood Effects (ACE) and Their Impact on Learning and on Life”
Wed, April 1 David Seaborg, World Rainforest Fund, “Rainforests and Ecosystem Survival”
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECT’S SPRING 2015 FILM & LECTURE SERIES
February 19 Dark Girls
March 5 -The Human Face of Big Data
March 19 - Chris Brenner Lecture on Economic Inequality
April 2 - Fed Up
April 16 - Dam Nation
Discover Yosemite National Park: (click here for the Yosemite NP website)