UT Tyler Lead & Serve Newsletter

October 13, 2015

Leadership & Service Feedback Survey - Win a Prize!

Please take a second to complete this survey! We are wanting to hear from you what types of leadership & service programs you want to see on campus! We appreciate your feedback and continued support!!!

-Harika Kilaru, Graduate Assistant for Leadership & Service

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Edom Festival of the Arts

Friday, Oct. 16th, 10am to Sunday, Oct. 18th, 5pm

Edom Chamber of Commerce

Friday, October 16: Help set up event tents; Help artists set up their tents; Set up kid's art area (tent, paints, canvasses, clothesline)

October 17 and 18: Assist children at kid's art area with painting; Work welcome booth/T-shirt sales

Sunday, October 18, 5pm - 7pm: Take down tents and clean up ground, Help artists take down booths

Swoop University

Tuesday, Oct. 20th, 8:30am-1pm

University Center

The volunteer opportunities that are available will allow for you to work with local 5th grade students from Jack Elementary on their leadership development. If you are interested and need service hours please email service@uttyler.edu and let us know! You don't have to volunteer for the entire time, so let us know what times you can!

Tyler Classical Academy

Saturday, Oct. 24th, 3:30-7pm

Tyler classical academy

Volunteers needed to run booths at the annual fall festival. The volunteers will help set up and run a booth for the students. Help needed to clean up after the event.

**The organization is willing to sign off for service hours as well.

Events On Campus

Weddings On A Budget - Student Money Management

Wednesday, Nov. 11th, 12:30-2pm

BEP 213

Getting married soon? Are you in a wedding? This is the perfect workshop for Brides, Grooms, Bridesmaids, Groomsmen and more! Join SMM and Esther Yeager, Certified Wedding Planner, in learning ways to save money on your big day! Free Food!

*If you can't make this one come at 6pm to BRB 1025!


Impact Week: Novermber 2 - 7, 2015

The University of Texas Tyler continues to enhance its community service and cultural awareness efforts with a new annual initiative for the campus community.This initiative is co-sponsored by the UT Tyler Office of Leadership and Service and Global Awareness through Education Program.The purpose of the event is to get students involved in service, helping them to make an impact on our community.

Info Table & Micro Impact (For the Week)

Monday, Nov. 2nd, 11am-1pm

University Center; 2nd Floor

CSSL Dinner

Monday, Nov. 2nd, 5:30-7pm

Ornelas Activity Center (OAC)


Info Table & Micro Impact (Blanket Making)

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, 11am-1pm

University Center 2nd Floor

Be The Change

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, 11am-1pm

University Center 2nd Floor

Faculty Workshop

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, 12:30-1:30pm

UC Ballroom

Emerging Leader Workshop

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, 12:30-1:30pm

UC Ballroom (D & E)

Oxfam Hunger Banquet

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, 6-8pm

UC Ballroom


Info Table & Micro Impact (Cards for Hospice)

Wednesday, Nov. 4th, 11am-1pm

University Center 2nd Floor

Careers for Change

Wednesday, Nov. 4th, 11am-1:30pm

University Center 2nd Floor

Health Fair

Wednesday, Nov. 4th, 11am-1:30pm

University Center 3rd Floor

NSLS Speaker

Wednesday, Nov. 4th, 6-7pm

UC Ballroom


Info Table & Micro Impact (Letter Writing & Voter Registration)

Thursday, Nov. 5th, 11am-1pm

University Center 2nd Floor

Panel Discussion

Thursday, Nov. 5th, 12:30-1:30pm

UC Theater


Thursday, Nov. 5th, 6-8pm

UC Theater


Info Table & Micro Impact (Petition Signing & Donations)

Friday, Nov. 6th, 11am-1pm

University Center 2nd Floor


Change the Conversation Summit

Saturday, Nov. 7th, 9am-4pm

University Center 3rd Floor