AASA's annual High School Conference is coming up in just 9 days!
This event will be in the Union and invites high school students to come to the U and learn about what college has to offer. This is AASA's biggest event of the year and we will be needing volunteers!
***Please register here for volunteering ASAP!!!***
Sign-ups will close by midnight tomorrow February 13th 2014.
VASA February Service Project | Thursday, February 13th 2014 | 2:00PM
The Vietnamese American Student Association will be making Valentine's Day goodie bags for the kids at Primary Children's Hospital in Union Parlor B. There will be light snacks (aka shrimp chips! mmm :D). More info here!
PAAU Valentine's Day Dinner Dance | Friday, February 14th 2014 | 7:00PM
The Pilipino American Association at the U is hosting their annual Valentine's Day Dinner & Dance at the Hilton Garden Inn (250 W 600 S)! Registration begins at 6:00PM and dinner begins at 7:00PM with your choice of chicken or pork. There will be games, prizes, a raffle, and an open bar; it costs $35 for a ticket and you can find more info here! Poster attached below :)
The History of Social Justice Panel Discussion | Tuesday, February 18th 2014 | 12:30PM-1:30PM
Judge Raymond Uno, O.Fahina Tavake-Pasi, Archie Archueta, Dr. Karen Kwan, and Dr. Ronald Coleman; all of these individuals are community leaders in activism that have done significant work towards social justice in Utah. Join them in a panel discussion in Union East Ballroom! Lunch provided and poster below :D
Ajamu Baraka | Tuesday, February 18th 2014 | 5:30PM-7:00PM
Ajamu Baraka, a leading national and international human rights activist, is coming to the Goodwill Humanitarian Building, room 155 (395 S 1500 E) to give a presentation on "From Damascus to Detroit: The Human Rights Dilemma of the Obama Administration". More info on the poster below!
The Ivory Prize for Excellence in Leadership | Accepting Nominations Now!
This is a new scholarship opportunity for students called the Ivory Prize, which chooses to up to 2 students who will receive $2,000. You can nominate a student and find more info here, nominations due by March 1st!
Free Tax Help & Financial Aid Awareness Week
Thought this would be helpful info! :) If your household income is below $52,000/year you're eligible to have your taxes done for free! More info here!
Also, the Financial Aid Office is having the first ever Financial Aid Awareness Week next week from February 18th-21st! More info on the poster below :D
Spring Premedical Conference | Saturday, February 22nd 2014 | 9:00AM-2:00PM
The U of U SOM is hosting a conference at the Health Sciences Education Building where college/high school students can learn about careers in health sciences, like medicine, nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, etc. You can also interact with professionals in the field. Includes free lunch! Register here!!!