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2-Minute Cake

How fast can you bake a chocolate cake? Two minutes is tough to top. Learn how to hastily satisfy your cake cravings in the third installment of Quarantine Kitchen, a video series featuring our talented chefs from The Collins College…
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Homeschool Help

Looking for new ways to educate and entertain the kids? The new CPP KARES website links to educational activities and resources for children, ages 0-12. Best of all, the activities align with California Common Core Standards. The site is a…
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Study Tips for Finals

The Focus on Finals team has gone virtual to support students during the upcoming virtual/remote Finals Week. The website includes links to library resources, workshops to help with time management and test anxiety, and study tips from students. Looking for…
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Remote Course Design for Summer 2020

To prepare for remote/virtual classes this summer, 79 faculty members from six colleges have been brushing up on their remote teaching skills. The eLearning team and Faculty Center created an asynchronous multi-week workshop, “Remote Course Design for Summer 2020,” to…
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KonMari Your Schedule

How do you start the day? Organization expert Marie Kondo begins each morning by lighting incense. “It is a challenging and uncertain time, but it may also be an opportunity to express gratitude for your space and to tidy up…
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Pets Provide Comfort

Companionship with animals may be more important than ever in the COVID-19 environment. Professor Emeritus Aubrey Fine of the College of Education and Integrative Studies shared his thoughts with the New York Times about how the mutually beneficial relationships with…
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Spring at the Farm

Looking to get out of the house? AGRIscapes is now offering the “Virtual Field Trip” program, with videos, quizzes and activities you can do at home. Once you (or the child in your life) finish all six lessons, you will…

Healthy Sweat

Get in your cardio workout without a treadmill or elliptical machine. In fact, you don’t even need to leave the living room to work up a sweat doing this circuit of exercises demonstrated by a fitness instructor from our own…