Office of Student Life

Student Activities

Student Org Essentials

2020-2021 Recordings and Resources:

Strengthen your organization and leadership by engaging in a series of conversations around key topics that are relevant to student organization member development, operations, and community building.

Each Student Org Essentials session is recorded and posted below, along with resources that are referenced in the session.

View current student organization program offerings and register for upcoming Student Org Essentials sessions.

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Summer Series:

Summer 2020 Student Org Essentials are focused on preparing for the upcoming school year within the context of virtual engagement. Learn how to adapt and enhance your operations to think differently about physical space and how you can pivot to continue to do the work of your organization well.

May 14 - From Surviving to Thriving: Ensuring Your Sustainability and Success in Uncertain Times

Jen Pelletier, Associate Director of Student Life Student Activities, joins the student org community for a motivating conversation about navigating uncertainty as a student org leader in a virtual environment.

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May 28 – What is Socially Distant Service?

Alyssa Johnson, Coordinator of Service and Outreach for Student Life Student Activities, joins the student org community for a conversation about contributing to community service while maintaining proper health guidelines as well as opportunities to support community partners and efforts from a distance.

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June 11 – It’s Time to Up Your Org’s Social Media Game

Skylar Fought, Digital Communications Coordinator for the Office of Student Life, joins the student org community to talk about the approaches and tips to using social media on behalf of a student organization.

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