We'll be having an AASA Family Dinner/Fundraiser at Himalayan Kitchen (360 South State Street, really close to Library Trax Station). It's a great opportunity for students to interact with U faculty. Good food + good company = :D More info here!
Puppy Love | Tuesday, March 4th | 6:30PM-8:00PM
Stressed out from exams? You can go to the HC and play with puppies to de-stress :D More info here!
M.E.Ch.A. de U of U's High School Conference | Wednesday, March 5th | 7:45AM-1:30PM
The Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano(a) de Aztlán is having their High School Conference in the Union! :) More info here, volunteer sign-up here.
Women's Leadership Summit | Wednesday, March 5th | 2:30PM-5:30PM
I encourage any undergraduate women to be part of this event at the HC, which aims to build valuable skills in leadership and networking. Includes keynote speaker Natalie Gochnour, Associate Dean of the U's School of Business, peer-led student leadership panel, etc. It's $5 to register and you can sign-up online here!
Happy Women's Week! What's Happening this Week
Wednesday, March 5th:
- "Gay Family Matters: What Defines Families Today And Why it Matters to Us All" | 12:00PM-1:00PM @ The Hinkley Institute of Politics
- "Money Matters: Negotiating Salaries for Women Workshop" | 4:30PM @ the Career Services Office 350
Thursday, March 6th:
- "Mentoring Matters: Creative Solutions Luncheon" | 12:00PM-1:30PM @ the Union Saltair Room
- "Voice Matters: A Multi-Media Concert of Barbara Strozzi, Veronica Franco, and Artemesia Gentileschi" | 7:30PM @ David P. Gardner Hall
ISC International Night | Thursday, March 6th | 6:30PM-9:30PM
The International Student Council is hosting an International Night this Thursday in the Union Ballroom! There will be live dancing, music, performances, and international cuisine. It's $6 advanced and $8 at the door, tickets at the Union Front Desk. Poster here! More info here.
Volunteering Opportunity with Project Youth | Thursday, April 10th | 9:00AM-2:00PM
Project Youth is an annual campus wide event hosted by the U of U through the Bennion Center to help inspire young kids from underprivileged areas to pursue higher education! Professors and students will be giving talks/lectures, such as teaching them about dinosaurs or taking them to visit an anatomy lab. They need volunteers and all volunteers will be excused from school for the day. Lunch provided! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org by March 7th (this Friday) if interested in volunteering!
Human Rights Opportunity with the Utah Refugee VISTA Project | Application due Tuesday, March 11th
Here is a chance for you to help refugees from Sudan, Somalia, Myanmar, Bhutan, and more to find employment in Utah! Seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA member (1 year commitment) to work with the SLC government. Benefits include health coverage, choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend, etc. Tons more info here!