Weekly Update 1/28/11


Student Organizations
Upcoming Officer Events

2nd Annual Officer Retreat

The purpose of the 2nd Annual Officer Retreat is to bring together students who either serve as officers for a student organization or aspire to do so.  During the two-day, overnight retreat in Estes Park, students will go through a series of interactive workshops and activities.  They will be encouraged to share information, ideas, and resources with one another to ensure the success of their organizations. 

All students are welcome to apply.  Food, lodging, and transportation are provided for free to all attendees.  For more information on the retreat, email Dylan.

Upcoming Officer Orientations

Wednesday, February 02, 2011 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - LSC 228
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - LSC 214-216
Thursday, March 03, 2011 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - LSC 228
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 4:00 PM  - 5:00 PM - LSC 214-216


30-Day Challenge
Try on a New Lifestyle! 


Are you ready to make a change?  Take the 30 Day Challenge and start changing for the better, one day at a time.  It can be anything you want!  Visit the 30 Days Blog to see what others are doing.  When you're ready to challenge yourself, go online and make the commitment. 

REAL Experience
Apply to be a Presenter


Interested in presenting this semester?  Fill out the proposal to lead a workshop in the next few months.

Winter Gear Drive
Drop Donations at SLiCE Office

SLiCE is still collecting items for the winter gear drive to benefit Project Homeless Connect.  Bring any hygiene products and new or gently used winter gear, such as clothes, jackets, camping gear, gloves, etc. to the SLiCE office through February 4!



Applications Available

LeaderShape is a six-day institute designed to help students create their vision as a leader and put that vision into action.  With the end goal of positive change, students are encouraged to join us as they explore their core values while meeting other student leaders. 

Interested students, click here to apply for the 2011 LeaderShape Institute.  For further information, email the program coordinator. 

Any individuals interested in facilitating, click here to apply.

First Year Mentoring Program
Applications Available


Can you show a demonstrated commitment to serving diverse individuals and programs?
Do you have unique perspectives on the CSU community?
Do you have a desire to make a difference in the lives of first-year students?
For growth and personal development?
Are you ready to take leadership and communication skills to the next level?

If you answered 'yes' to the questions above, apply to be a Peer Mentor!  The First Year Mentoring Program is currently seeking Peer Mentors for fall 2011.  Peer Mentors will work with CSU faculty and staff to lead a group of first year students next fall.

Applications can be found online and are due February 8th.  For more information, contact Jordan at Orientation and Transition Programs.

President’s Leadership Program
Applications Available for 2011-12 Academic Year

In a global society where problems and solutions cross disciplines and borders, there is a critical need for effective leaders.  The President's Leadership Program (PLP) develops tomorrow's leaders through a series of academic courses and experiential learning activities that equip them with the knowledge, skills, and commitment to make positive change.


PLP is a three year, fourteen credit leadership development experience.  Each year of the program is an independent experience and students can choose to participate in one or more years.  Applications are available today!

Apply now:

High school seniors - Priority deadline Tuesday, Mar. 1, 2011

Current CSU students, non-traditional first-year students, or transfer students - Priority deadline Friday, Apr. 1, 2011 

Nominate a student:

Nominate a high school senior

Nominate a current CSU student, non-traditional first-year student, or transfer student



2011 Job Fair
Tips to Prepare from the Career Center

Meet and network with employers in your field at the 2011 Job Fair on Feb. 2, 2011 from 10-3 in the LSC Main Ballroom.  Over 115 employers will be present looking to hire part-time and full-time interns and professionals.  Click here to be sure you're prepared for the event!

Spring 2011 Study Abroad Fair
Explore Study Abroad Options for 2011-12 Academic Year

Over 640 students studied abroad last year in more than 50 countries.  This year, it could be you!  Attend the spring 2011 Study Abroad Fair and explore study, work and volunteer options abroad.  Students will also have an opportunity to speak with organizations that offer support for studying abroad. 

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