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Are you looking to get involved on campus? Here are a few upcoming events where you can meet several of our student organizations or find ways to get engaged.

  • August 21,Convocation tables Sign up here
  • August 31, Fall Involvement Fair 

StudentOrgs Trainings

Student Organization Training

All new student organizations must attend one of these information sessions in order to re-register or  become a student organization for the 2016-2017 academic year. All steps of re-registration must be completed by September 30, 2016. New Organizations chartering for the first time during the academic year have until March 30 to attend.  Three sessions have a new student organization leader focus. If you are brand new to a leadership position in a student organization is it highly recommended you attend one of those sessions. 

  • Tuesday, January 10, 11:00 a.m. DIGS 114 
  • Thursday, February 2, 11:00 a.m. DIGS 114 
  • Tuesday, February 21,11:00 a.m. DIGS 114 
  • Thursday, March 9, 11:00 a.m. DIGS 114 

Leadership Skill Builders

These sessions are open to all students and are designed to help your improve your personal leadership and your organization. 

  • Membership Recruitment                  January 11            5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Event Planing                                  January 18           5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Building Relationships                       January 25           5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Marking                                           January 28           5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Budgets                                           February 1           5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Ethical Leadership                            February 8            5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Event Planing                                  February 15          5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Communication                                February 22          5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Conflict Management                        March 1                5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Leave your Legacy                            March 8                5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Budgets                                           March 22              5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Social Change                                  March 29              5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Officer Transitions                             April 5                  5:30 p.m. DIGS 223
  • Officer Transitions                             April 12                5:30 p.m. DIGS 223 

Student Allocations Training Dates.

A student organization must attend an allocations training during the academic year they wish to receive funding. Student groups must also have completed organization registration to request funds. Groups can apply in fall for funds for spring semester. Funds are available until gone. 
  • Tuesday     January 10       5:30 p.m.       DIGS 114
  • Thursday    February 9       11:00 a.m.     DIGS 114
  • Thursday    March 23         11:00 a.m.      DIGS 114- Cancelled no funds are left 
  • Thursday    April 6              11:00 a.m.     DIGS 114-Cancelled no funds are left 

Flight Plan

In partnership with Alumni Relations,  Adult Resource Center and Career and Civic Engagement  and DSU the following workshops will be offered Spring Semester. For each session you attend you will receive one entry into being entered to win $25.00 cafe cash. 

January 24, 11:00am How to cook a Healthy Low Budget Meal- This will have some free samples. 

February 16, 11:00 am How to create a professional resume, DIGS 114 

March 8,  5:00 pm DIGS 220  House Hunting
         Alumni Morgan Overcash an Allen Tate Realtor will assist you in learning how to read your lease, and building credit to buy a house

March 28, 6:00-8:00 pm, Richardson Ballroom Speed Networking
         Speed Networking with students and alumni 
         Sign up at

April 5, 5:00 pm You're Hired. Now What?
          Dr.Melissa Carsten will assist in explaining heath benefits, 401K, 1-9 and health insurance. 




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