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Student Services Building

Location:
Student Services Building 201 N. University Street
Normal, IL

The Student Services Building is home to many student services, including the Office of Student Life, Parent Services, the Career Center, Student Counseling Services, Student Health Insurance, and Student Health Services. Many registered student organizations have offices here, including the Student Government Association.

The Student Services Building was completed in 1992 and contains a main corridor that runs diagonally through the building and a 2-story atrium in the center with a skylight allowing natural light in. The exterior facade is made of brick with concrete banding.

Past Events

October 2016

Friendly Faces training – Students

Date:
Tuesday, October 25th 2016
Time:
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Friendly Faces is an active collaborative network providing student survivors of sexual assault with support and facilitating access to needed services. "Friendly Faces" training provides volunteers with information on sexual violence within the campus community, survivor reactions and needs and the referral process. Students play a vital role in establishing a caring campus community as student survivors will frequently speak with their friends about an unwanted sexual experience. "Friendly Faces" provide a supportive and understanding response to survivors and assist…

November 2016

Negotiating Your First Job

Date:
Wednesday, November 9th 2016
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

A panel of human resources specialists will discuss the process of negotiations including when and how to ask for a higher starting salary, flex time, or other criteria pertinent to the candidate.  As a result, attendees will gain the skills and confidence to negotiate their first job offer. All majors are welcome.

December 2016

Study Jams and Late Night Breakfast

Date:
Monday, December 12th 2016
Time:
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Take a break from finals and join Diversity Advocacy for Study Jams and a late night breakfast!

January 2017

International Student Career Series: Curricular Practical Training (CPT) & Career Center Resources for Communicating with Employers

Date:
Thursday, January 26th 2017
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

International students will learn about finding a job/internship from Career Center staff.

February 2017

Voices of Discovery

Date:
Thursday, February 2nd 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The Dean of Students Office is proud to offer Voices of Discovery, a program to promote awareness of diversity and expand the opportunity for cross-cultural and inter-group interaction on campus.  Voices of Discovery fosters meaningful interaction between students from different backgrounds. Through participation in the program students increase their understanding of themselves, the groups they belong to and of others who belong to groups different than their own. In the Voices of Discovery program students from different groups are brought…

Safe Zone with Diversity Advocacy

Date:
Thursday, February 2nd 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In an effort to provide support to our lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) community, the Dean of Students Office has created Safe Zone. Safe Zone provides  students, faculty and staff the opportunity to create safe spaces on campus that are highly visible and easily identifiable to lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) persons. These Safe Zones are spaces where support and understanding are readily available and bigotry and discrimination are not tolerated. During the two-hour orientation session, participants engage in a mock coming-out exercise,…

Graduate School Series: Graduate School Overview and Financial Tips

Date:
Friday, February 3rd 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn what things you need to consider when thinking about graduate school and get tips for how to finance it.

Graduate School Series: Graduate School Admission Secrets

Date:
Friday, February 10th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Get tips on how to successfully apply to graduate school.

Graduate School Series: Writing a CV/Resume and Other Strategies

Date:
Friday, February 17th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn how to write a winning personal statement for your graduate school application.

Unpacking Identity

Date:
Thursday, February 23rd 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Diversity Advocacy is sponsoring a new series of workshops that examine identity and the ways in which those identities intersect into systems of power and oppression. The series hopes to create an introduction to identity exploration and an understanding of the way in which someone’s identity helps shape how they move through the world and interact with others. These workshops will be led by Jenn Carrillo, Director of Mission Impact at the YWCA McLean County.  Diversity Advocacy is excited to…

International Students Career Series: Insider Tips on Cultural Differences & Succeeding in Internships

Date:
Thursday, February 23rd 2017
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

International students will learn about finding a job/internship from Career Center staff.

Graduate School Series: Kaplan’s Introduction of the GRE & Test Taking Strategies

Date:
Friday, February 24th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn the best test taking strategies from Kaplan.

March 2017

Graduate School Series: Kaplan’s Personal Statement Secrets

Date:
Friday, March 3rd 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Thinking about graduate school? Get strategies on how to write an effective personal statement. Be sure to bring a draft of your personal statement so you can get feedback on it from the experts.

Peace Corps Across the Nations

Date:
Friday, March 3rd 2017
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This week is Peace Corps Week and to celebrate we are hosting Peace Corps Across the Nations on Friday, March 3rd from 5-6pm. Come learn more about Peace Corps.

International Student Career Series: Life After OPT

Date:
Thursday, March 30th 2017
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Immigration expert and Dunn Law Firm attorney Thomas Arkell discusses life after OPT and the application procedures (specifically H-1B visas), and how students should go about applying.

April 2017

Safe Zone with Diversity Advocacy

Date:
Friday, April 7th 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am

In an effort to provide support to our lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) community, the Dean of Students Office has created Safe Zone. Safe Zone provides  students, faculty and staff the opportunity to create safe spaces on campus that are highly visible and easily identifiable to lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) persons. These Safe Zones are spaces where support and understanding are readily available and bigotry and discrimination are not tolerated. During the two-hour orientation session, participants engage in a mock coming-out exercise,…

May 2017

Late Night Breakfast

Date:
Monday, May 8th 2017
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Late Night Breakfast graphic

Take a study break with Diversity Advocacy and enjoy a free hot breakfast from Bob Evans and fun activities!

September 2017

Safe Zone

Date:
Friday, September 1st 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Safe Zone is a two-hour orientation session designed to educate campus community members to provide support to the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) community.

International Students Career Series: Curricular Practical Training (CPT) & Career Center Resources

Date:
Friday, September 1st 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Get an overview of CPT and Career Center resources that help international students seeking employment in the U.S., and how to navigate the job search.

Graduate School Series: Graduate School Overview

Date:
Friday, September 8th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Get an overview of what it is like to attend grad school and what you need to consider.

Body Project – New Faculty Training

Date:
Friday, September 15th 2017

Training for select ISU staff to become faculty members of the Body Project program.

Graduate School Series: Researching Grad Schools & the Application Process

Date:
Friday, September 15th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Interested in graduate school? Find out what to consider when evaluating programs and schools and how to navigate the application process.

Self Care Series

Date:
Wednesday, September 20th 2017
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The Self Care Series will give participants the opportunity to learn about common emotional stressors, triggers, and battle fatigue.

Graduate School Series: Introduction to the GRE

Date:
Friday, September 22nd 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Thinking about graduate school? Get an overview of the Graduate Records Exam (GRE) from Kaplan, a leading testing preparation company.

Graduate School Series: Writing Personal Statements

Date:
Friday, September 29th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Thinking about graduate school? Learn how to write a winning personal statement for your graduate school application.

October 2017

Safe Zone

Date:
Friday, October 6th 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Safe Zone is a two-hour orientation session designed to educate campus community members to provide support to the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) community.

Graduate School Series: Financing Graduate School

Date:
Friday, October 6th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm

Thinking about graduate school? Discover ways to finance your advanced education from Illinois State's Financial Aid Assistant Director Shawn Rigsby.

Student Government’s Open House

Date:
Monday, October 16th 2017
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Come see the faces of Illinois State University's Student Government Association! There will be food, giveaways, and fun. Come see us as we build our Illinois State LEGO-cy! We will be in Student Services Building Room 375 from 4-6pm on Oct. 16!

Self Care Series

Date:
Wednesday, October 18th 2017
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The Self Care Series will give participants the opportunity to learn about common emotional stressors, triggers, and battle fatigue.

November 2017

Safe Zone

Date:
Friday, November 3rd 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Safe Zone is a two-hour orientation session designed to educate campus community members to provide support to the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) community.

Negotiating Your First Job

Date:
Wednesday, November 8th 2017
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Learn from a panel of human resources experts how to negotiate when offered a position, including negotiating salary, flex time, and other criteria.

International Students Career Series: Customizing Resumes to Jobs

Date:
Friday, November 10th 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

International students learn how to tailor their experiences on their resumes for employment, internships, and assistantships in the United States.  

Self Care Series

Date:
Wednesday, November 15th 2017
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The Self Care Series will give participants the opportunity to learn about common emotional stressors, triggers, and battle fatigue.

December 2017

Safe Zone

Date:
Friday, December 1st 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Safe Zone is a two-hour orientation session designed to educate campus community members to provide support to the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) community.

January 2018

POP into the DoS Office for National Popcorn Day!

Date:
Friday, January 19th 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The Dean of Students Office is hosting an event for National Popcorn Day to bring in the new year and semester! Free popcorn, hot chocolate, and the chance to win a movie theater prize pack.

September 2018

Graduate School Series: How to Pay for Graduate School

Date:
Friday, September 14th 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Considering graduate school, but not quite sure how you'll afford it? This session will help you identify things you can do to pay for your education.

Career Readiness Prep Series: Advanced Resumes

Date:
Wednesday, September 19th 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This session of the Career Readiness Prep Series will feature a tips for students who consider themselves at a advanced level of understanding and development of their resume.

Graduate School Series: Researching & Choosing Grad Schools and Navigating the Application Process

Date:
Friday, September 21st 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This session will help you better understand how to accomplish the challenging decisions you will have to make in the graduate school research process and what it takes to apply.

Stories and Cards for Recovery

Date:
Tuesday, September 25th 2018
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Sober Redbirds endeavors to provide an encouraging and inclusive environment for students in recovery,  students who choose to live a substance free lifestyle, students who are advocates/allies of these two groups, and students who want to engage in more sober socializing and can support those who are sober. Celebrate National Recovery Month by sharing stories of recovery and hope for those who are still suffering, and making cards for people newly entering recovery. This event will be held at 304…

Career Readiness Prep Series: Advanced Resumes

Date:
Thursday, September 27th 2018
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This session of the Career Readiness Prep Series will feature a tips for students who consider themselves at a advanced level of understanding and development of their resume.

Graduate School Series: Introduction to the GRE

Date:
Friday, September 28th 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) is one of the biggest challenges potential grad school applicants face. This session is designed for students to understand what the GRE is, and some best practices to follow.

International Students Career Series: Employer Panel – What employers look for in quality candidates

Date:
Friday, September 28th 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A panel of human resource specialists will share insider tips on what they look for on resumes and during the interview process. 

October 2018

Career Readiness Prep Series: LinkedIn Lab basic level

Date:
Monday, October 1st 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This session of the series is for students who have a basic level understanding of the use of LinkedIn and are hoping to learn more skills on this platform.

Safe Zone Orientation Session

Date:
Friday, October 5th 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Safe Zone provides students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to create safe spaces on campus that are highly visible and easily identifiable to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) persons. During the two-hour Safe Zone orientation session, participants learn introductory LGBTQ+ vocabulary and concepts, engage in a mock coming-out exercise, practice ally skills, and receive resources. After the orientation session, participants have the opportunity to sign a Safe Zone Member Agreement that affirms their intention to serve as an…

Graduate School Series: Personal Statement Secrets

Date:
Friday, October 5th 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Writing the perfect personal statement for a graduate school application can be intimidating. This session will provide students with the "secrets" behind what it takes to write the best personal statement for their application process.

Diverse Reverse: Networking and Desserts

Date:
Wednesday, October 10th 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Participate in this career fair in reverse where employers will approach students to discuss initiatives within their company and show what they have to offer to candidates.

Developing a Curriculum Vitae (CV) for Graduate Students

Date:
Friday, October 12th 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn how to create a curriculum vitae for a job application, research proposal or graduate school application at Developing a Curriculum Vitae for Graduate Students.

Career Readiness Prep Series: LinkedIn Lab advanced level

Date:
Thursday, October 18th 2018
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This session of the series is for students who have a basic level understanding of the use of LinkedIn and are hoping to learn more skills on this platform.

Career Readiness Prep Series: Knock their Socks Off: Interviewing tips and skills

Date:
Wednesday, October 24th 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This session of the Career Readiness Prep Series is designed to help students do their best during interviews.

International Students Career Series: International Students/Alumni Panel – How to Get a Job

Date:
Friday, October 26th 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A panel of successful international students/alumni will share their successes and challenges in landing an internship and full-time job in the U.S. 

November 2018

Career Readiness Prep Series: Knock their Socks Off: Interviewing Tips and Skills

Date:
Thursday, November 1st 2018
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This session of the Career Readiness Prep Series is designed to help students do their best during interviews.

Safe Zone Orientation Session

Date:
Friday, November 2nd 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Safe Zone provides students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to create safe spaces on campus that are highly visible and easily identifiable to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) persons. During the two-hour Safe Zone orientation session, participants learn introductory LGBTQ+ vocabulary and concepts, engage in a mock coming-out exercise, practice ally skills, and receive resources. After the orientation session, participants have the opportunity to sign a Safe Zone Member Agreement that affirms their intention to serve as an…

Negotiating Your First Job

Date:
Wednesday, November 7th 2018
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Negotiating Your First Job is designed to help students gain confidence and skill to negotiate their first job offers.

Registered Student Organization Funding Workshop

Date:
Wednesday, November 7th 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Learn how your Registered Student Organization (RSO) can apply for funding! Student organization executive board members are encouraged to attend a funding workshop to learn about how to apply for funding. During the workshop, you will fill out the forms required for the application and learn about all the steps that make up the funding process.

Registered Student Organization Funding Workshop

Date:
Thursday, November 8th 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Learn how your Registered Student Organization (RSO) can apply for funding! Student organization executive board members are encouraged to attend a funding workshop to learn about how to apply for funding. During the workshop, you will fill out the forms required for the application and learn about all the steps that make up the funding process. Today's sessions are from 1–2:30 p.m. and 3–4:30 p.m. and are divided by sponsored and independent RSOs. Please visit the registration form to see which…

American Democracy Project: The True Cost

Date:
Monday, November 12th 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join the American Democracy Project on Monday, November 12, for a screening of a groundbreaking documentary film, The True Cost, at the Student Services Building, Room 110 P. The True Cost addresses the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the clothing industry is having on our world. Released in May 2015 and filmed in countries all over the world, the film includes interviews with leading influencers in the clothing industry -- Stella McCarney, Livia Firth,…

Safe Zone Orientation

Date:
Friday, November 30th 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Safe Zone provides students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to create safe spaces on campus that are highly visible and easily identifiable to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) persons. During the two-hour Safe Zone orientation session, participants learn introductory LGBTQ+ vocabulary and concepts, engage in a mock coming-out exercise, practice ally skills, and receive resources. After the orientation session, participants have the opportunity to sign a Safe Zone Member Agreement that affirms their intention to serve as an…

January 2019

Registered Student Organization Funding Workshop

Date:
Wednesday, January 16th 2019
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Learn how your Registered Student Organization (RSO) can apply for funding! Student organization executive board members are encouraged to attend a funding workshop to learn about how to apply for funding. During the workshop, you will fill out the forms required for the application and learn about all the steps that make up the funding process. Today's sessions are from 10:30 a.m.–noon and 12:30–2 p.m. and are divided by sponsored and independent RSOs. Please visit the registration form to see which…

Registered Student Organization Funding Workshop

Date:
Thursday, January 17th 2019
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Learn how your Registered Student Organization (RSO) can apply for funding! Student organization executive board members are encouraged to attend a funding workshop to learn about how to apply for funding. During the workshop, you will fill out the forms required for the application and learn about all the steps that make up the funding process. Today's sessions are from 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–3 p.m. and are divided by sponsored and independent RSOs. Please visit the registration form to see…

February 2019

Graduate School Series: Admission Secrets

Date:
Monday, February 11th 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to make your application stand out when applying to graduate school.

Graduate School Series: Graduate School Overview

Date:
Wednesday, February 13th 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Attend the graduate school overview session of the Graduate School Series to gain a better insight on what to know before starting or applying to graduate school.

Graduate School Series: How to Pay for Graduate School

Date:
Monday, February 18th 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Considering graduate school, but not quite sure how you'll afford it? This session will help you identify ways to finance your education.

Graduate School Series: Introduction to the GRE

Date:
Wednesday, February 20th 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The GRE is one of the biggest challenges potential graduate school applicants face. Learn what the GRE is, and some of the best practices to follow when taking the exam.

Graduate School Series: Researching & Choosing Grad Schools and Navigating the Application Process

Date:
Monday, February 25th 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to research graduate schools and what it takes to apply.

April 2019

Student Internship Workshop: How to Make the Most of Your Professional Practice Experience

Date:
Friday, April 12th 2019
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Learn how to maximize the opportunities available in an internship or professional practice experience. Reservations are required.

National Drug Take Back Day

Date:
Thursday, April 18th 2019

National Drug Take Back Day is an opportunity for safe disposal of prescription medications. These drugs can often fall into the wrong hands which can be a safety and environmental concern for all. We encourage others to feel free to responsibly dispose of these medications to the following places: ISU Health Services, ISU Police, Bloomington and Normal Police Departments.

May 2019

Summer Writing Bootcamp

Start:
Monday, May 20th 2019
9:00 am
End:
Wednesday, May 22nd 2019
3:00 pm

The Writing Boot Camp is time where master's and doctoral students can spend uninterrupted time working on their thesis/dissertation in an informal setting with other students. This is a three day workshop from 9:00 - 3:00 pm each day. A free lunch will be provided each day during this event. Register here.

August 2019

International Student Career Series: Job Search Timeline, Career Resources, Career Fair Prep and On-campus Employment

Date:
Wednesday, August 28th 2019
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

International students and alumni learn about the job search timeline of employers; get an overview of Career Center resources to help find a part-time job, internship, assistantship, and full-time position; and discover how to prepare for upcoming career fairs.

September 2019

Graduate School Series: Graduate School Overview

Date:
Friday, September 6th 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Discover what you should know before starting or applying to graduate school.

Graduate School Series: How to Pay for Graduate School

Date:
Friday, September 13th 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Identify ways to finance graduate school.

International Student Career Series: Strategies for Landing a Job in the U.S.

Date:
Wednesday, September 18th 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

International students and alumni learn about resources to identify internships and full-time positions in the United States and abroad.

Graduate School Series: Researching & Choosing Grad Schools and Navigating the Application Process

Date:
Friday, September 20th 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn how to research graduate schools and what it takes to apply.

October 2019

Graduate School Series: Personal Statement Secrets

Date:
Friday, October 4th 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn how to write the best personal statement for graduate school applications.

LinkedIn Workshop: Basic Level

Date:
Tuesday, October 8th 2019
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Discover how to utilize LinkedIn as a student and future professional.

Developing a Curriculum Vitae (CV) for Graduate Students

Date:
Friday, October 11th 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn how to create a curriculum vitae for a job application, research proposal or graduate school application.

LinkedIn Workshop: Advanced Level

Date:
Wednesday, October 16th 2019
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Learn how to take your LinkedIn skills to the next level!

LinkedIn Workshop: Basic Level

Date:
Tuesday, October 22nd 2019
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Discover how to utilize LinkedIn as a student and future professional.

International Student Career Series: International Student Luncheon with Student/Alumni Panel

Date:
Friday, October 25th 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

International students and alumni share about their internship and full-time job search successes and challenges and the strategies they used to gain employment in the United States.

November 2019

Negotiating Your First Job

Date:
Wednesday, November 6th 2019
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Get the confidence and skill you need to negotiate their first job offers.

January 2020

RSO Funding Workshop

Date:
Thursday, January 16th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

RSO Funding Workshop Attend an RSO funding workshop and learn all the tips and tricks on how to submit an application. In this workshop, you will be walked through all the application steps and will even be able submit an application for an event your independent organization is planning to host/attend. We ask that you please bring a computer with you to the workshop. If you are unable to bring a computer, please email Antoin' at vpsaarutled@ilstu.edu and let him…

RSO Funding Workshop

Date:
Friday, January 17th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

RSO Funding Workshop Attend an RSO funding workshop and learn all the tips and tricks on how to submit an application. In this workshop, you will be walked through all the application steps and will even be able submit an application for an event your independent organization is planning to host/attend. We ask that you please bring a computer with you to the workshop. If you are unable to bring a computer, please email Antoin' at vpsaarutled@ilstu.edu and let him…

RSO Funding Workshop

Date:
Thursday, January 23rd
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

RSO Funding Workshop Attend an RSO funding workshop and learn all the tips and tricks on how to submit an application. In this workshop, you will be walked through all the application steps and will even be able submit an application for an event your independent organization is planning to host/attend. We ask that you please bring a computer with you to the workshop. If you are unable to bring a computer, please email Antoin' at vpsaarutled@ilstu.edu and let him…

RSO Funding Workshop

Date:
Friday, January 24th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

RSO Funding Workshop Attend an RSO funding workshop and learn all the tips and tricks on how to submit an application. In this workshop, you will be walked through all the application steps and will even be able submit an application for an event your independent organization is planning to host/attend. We ask that you please bring a computer with you to the workshop. If you are unable to bring a computer, please email Antoin' at vpsaarutled@ilstu.edu and let him…

February 2020

LinkedIn Workshop: Basic Level

Date:
Wednesday, February 5th
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Discover how to utilize LinkedIn as a student and future professional.

Sober Redbirds’ Virtual Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, February 7th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. This group will be meeting on Zoom for the rest of the semester. Join with https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/361168512 (Meeting ID: 361 168 512). For more details, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.

Graduate School Series: Admission Secrets

Date:
Monday, February 10th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to make your application stand out when applying to graduate school.

LinkedIn Workshop: Basic Level

Date:
Tuesday, February 11th
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Discover how to utilize LinkedIn as a student and future professional.

Graduate School Series: Graduate School Overview/What You Should Know Before Graduate School

Date:
Wednesday, February 12th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Discover what you should know before starting or applying to graduate school.

International Student Career Series: Life After OPT

Date:
Thursday, February 13th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Get information about life after OPT and the application procedures for H-1B visas from an immigration attorney.

Sober Redbirds’ Virtual Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, February 14th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. This group will be meeting on Zoom for the rest of the semester. Join with https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/361168512 (Meeting ID: 361 168 512). For more details, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.

Graduate School Series: Researching & Choosing Grad Schools and Navigating the Application Process

Date:
Wednesday, February 19th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to research graduate schools and what it takes to apply.

Sober Redbirds’ Virtual Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, February 21st
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. This group will be meeting on Zoom for the rest of the semester. Join with https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/361168512 (Meeting ID: 361 168 512). For more details, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.

Graduate School Series: Writing a Winning Personal Statement Secrets

Date:
Monday, February 24th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to write the best personal statement for graduate school applications.

LinkedIn Workshop: Advanced Level

Date:
Tuesday, February 25th
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn how to take your LinkedIn skills to the next level!

Graduate School Series: Introduction to the GRE/Test Taking Strategies

Date:
Wednesday, February 26th
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn about the Graduate School Records Examination (GRE), and some of the best practices to follow when taking the exam.

Sober Redbirds’ Virtual Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, February 28th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. This group will be meeting on Zoom for the rest of the semester. Join with https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/361168512 (Meeting ID: 361 168 512). For more details, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.

March 2020

Sober Redbirds’ Virtual Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, March 6th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. This group will be meeting on Zoom for the rest of the semester. Join with https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/361168512 (Meeting ID: 361 168 512). For more details, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.

Sober Redbirds’ Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, March 13th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. The weekly recovery group follows the academic calendar and does not meet during breaks. For specific dates, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.

Sober Redbirds’ Virtual Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, March 20th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. This group will be meeting on Zoom for the rest of the semester. Join with https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/361168512 (Meeting ID: 361 168 512). For more details, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.

Sober Redbirds’ Virtual Weekly Recovery Group

Date:
Friday, March 27th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sober Redbirds meets weekly and welcomes all forms of recovery. This group's focus rotates between writing for recovery (free writing to be shared or not), tools/skills for recovery (relapse prevention, emotion regulation, time management), topics in recovery (connection, self-love, honesty), and mindfulness in recovery. This group will be meeting on Zoom for the rest of the semester. Join with https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/361168512 (Meeting ID: 361 168 512). For more details, check out the Sober Redbirds pages on Redbird Life or Facebook.