September 25 - October 1
What's Inside this newsletter: Five sections
2. Student Organization Updates
3. Volunteer Opportunities
4. General Updates
5. Mark Your Calendar - Upcoming Events
Monday Fun Day - September 26
Bubble Soccer Planning Meeting
Student Activities and the Intramural Department presents Bubble Soccer to the Campus! Bubble Soccer will be on campus on October 20 & 21
We are looking for students to help plan this 2 day adventure. We will meet at 4:00 in Cook Hall Lobby on Monday 9/26/16. See the video below!
Join our meeting to plan our 2 day bubble soccer frenzy!
We need teams to be organized! Get your student organization member on a tem, you r friend and challenge the staff and faculty!
Don't miss out on this frenzy that is taking over college campuses across the country!
Next week's Funday Monday with Tyler Nygren on October 3
We would love to share the other FunDAy Monday events in the works such as: a magician, a flash mob, nerf gun war, Blink (card game) competition, PokeMon Go and more.
Tuesday - September 27
Emerging Leaders Program
Emerging Leaders Program
The Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) offers many workshops ideal for gaining new skills, which are applicable to any organization or personal enrichment. Topics may include: goal setting, time management, conflict resolution, brainstorming techniques, stress management and many more. The programs are designed to introduce current and emerging leaders to leadership development.
Information will be provided through group activities, guest speakers, discussions, and introspective assignments.
Dates and times are set for the Emerging Leaders Program
Location Galvin Hall 135
Cohort 1: 9:30 – 10:30
Cohort 2: 3:00 – 4:00
Sept 27 -- CREATING YOUR PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENT
Oct 11 -- STRENGTHSQUEST ASSESSMENT
Oct 25 -- CREATING BALANCE
Nov 8 -- POSITIVE IMPACT ON OUR COMMUNITY & CREATE YOUR INVOLVEMENT PORTFOLIO
To register for the Emerging Leaders Program:
Contact Amy Livchak for details at Livchak.a@RhodesState.edu
CAMPUS ACTIVITIES BOARD
CAB meetings are open to everyone!
Plans, promotes and implements programming for our campus!
CAB has rolling meetings from 12:00 -1:30 on Tuesdays.
Stop by as some CAB members can meet at 12:15 and others can meet at 12:40...then some must go to class at 12:45; but CAB wants everyone to participate. A Light lunch will be available.
Location: Galvin Hall 066
Campus Progressive Caucus Meeting
Campus Progressive Caucus - The CPC will meet at 1:30 on Tuesday, 9/27 in GA 135. We'll be planning activities and talking about the Election, and ways to get involved. If you're interested in politics, and you support progressive ideas and candidates, stop by to meet other like-minded people on campus!
History Club Meeting
History Club - History Club will meet at 2pm on Tuesday, 9/27 in GA 135. We'll be discussing the upcoming Voter Registration Drive, and will make some decisions regarding field-trips and other fun stuff. Bring your ideas!
Math and Engineering Club
The Awareness Avengers
This Student Organization will raise awareness for causes and charities. Stop by for more information.
What's On Wednesday - W.O. W.
You are invited to a Poetry Slam!
Thursday - September 28
Intramurals on the Flag Football Field on Campus Drive
Intramural Ultimate Frisbee
For Details Contact Rob Livchak email@example.com or Stop by Cook Hall 105
Photo Credit: Kevin Burns
Friday - September 30
Camp Fire: September 30
Bring your Umbrella Chairs!
Time: 6:00 - 9:00
The Social Work Club, intramurals depart. and CAB are working on a fun filled evening with S'mores, Acoustic music, Capture the flag, and more - Swing by the fire pit for a fun filled event with your friends and family!
The Campfire location is next to the parking lot F, southwest of the Science building.
Student Organization Updates
Pursuit of Happiness Bible Club Meeting times and dates
Starting October 3, 2016, Pursuit of Happiness Bible Club meetings will be held on Monday’s and Wednesday’s from 1-2pm.
Everyone is welcome! Come to the meeting, It's gonna be LIT!
Dental Hygiene Program ADHA Club is Collecting Pop Can Tabs
Bring in your pop can tabs for The Ronald McDonald House.
The pop tabs go towards the housing that the Ronald McDonald House provides for families with children in the hospital.
The box is located on the receptionist's desk in the Cook Hall Dental Hygiene Clinic.
New Student Organization - Youth for Johnson/Weld
A new Student Organization supporting the Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson for President 2016
Contact Scott Murray at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Volunteer and Community Service Opportunities
Campus Sexual Assault Survivor Advocate
Voter Registration Drive
Voter Registration Drive - Want to make a direct impact in this year's election? Millennials are now the largest voting-age group in the US. By volunteering to help students get registered to vote, you can make sure that young people are heard - and that politicians pay attention to issues that matter to us, like student loan debt. #MillennialsMatter - let's make sure they know it.
Volunteer shifts are available October 4, 5 and 6, 10am-2pm.
Contact April Nester (email@example.com) for more info!
Mark your calendar for this event!
Time Management Workshop
The goal of the Workshop is to help students think about and practice skills that will help them have a successful college experience. Learning and using specific time management skills will help students prioritize study time and study habits.
During the 30-minute Workshop, students will complete personal time management calendars for the fall semester.
Our trained presenters are Professional Tutors and Academic Success Coaches who are prepared to engage students in the presentation and answer questions.
The presenter will also ask for your participation in the Workshop by helping students transfer key assignment and exam dates from the course syllabus to his/her calendar.
in SCI 204 from 11:00 - 12:00
Americorps College Completion Coach
Rhodes State College
Sneak Peek for CAB events!
1. Camp Fire: October 28th -
Bring your Umbrella Chairs!
CAB is working on a fun filled evening with Ghost Stories, S'mores, Acoustic music, Capture the flag, and a possible Star Party with Dr Shoup in the Observatory (note: the Observatory isn't a sports shed)
2. Half Way There Week - Celebration: 10/17-10/21
Monday: Life Size Hungry. hungry hippos
Tuesday: FYE is sponsoring Life Size Clue
Wednesday: Inflatable twister
Thursday: Bubble soccer
Friday: Bubble soccer
3. October 26th: Fall Fest - Minute to Win It theme
Student Organizations will be invited to host a Minute to Win it Game
Win prizes and candy to celebrate Fall!
4. October 27th: Bubble gum contest
In collaboration with Intramurals and the baseball World Series - CAB is sponsoring a Bubble Gum Blowing Contest along with Baseball Trivia Contest.
5. October 31st: Halloween Costume Contest
Come to school in costume and Win Prizes -
CAB is looking for Celebrity Judges!
6. November 2nd: Murder Mystery & Dance
Theme – Once Upon a Murder
Stop by Galvin Hall 066 to sign up for a Character!