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URI101 Campus Involvement

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URI101 Campus Involvement

  1. 1. URI Campus Involvement <ul><li>How I Choose To Get Involved... </li></ul>
  2. 2. My Campus Life <ul><li>Greek Life </li></ul><ul><li>Intramural Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Hillel: Jewish Life on Campus </li></ul><ul><li>Public Relations Society </li></ul><ul><li>Outing Club </li></ul><ul><li>URI 101 Mentor </li></ul>
  3. 3. Greek Life Zeta Tau Alpha <ul><li>- Sisterhood Chair </li></ul><ul><li>- Breast Cancer Philanthropy Think Pink Week </li></ul><ul><li>(October 23- 28) </li></ul><ul><li>Includes: Yogurt Eating Contest, Volleyball Games, and more fun activities!! </li></ul>
  4. 4. Intramural sports <ul><li>oN CAMPUS JOB: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Game managing </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Officiating </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Sign up for Indoor Season Ending OCtober 21 with imleagues.com </li></ul>
  5. 5. Hillel: Jewish Life on Campus <ul><li>Social Chair </li></ul><ul><li>Movie Night: October 20th at 7pm </li></ul><ul><li>Breast Cancer Walk, Sunday Oct. 30th, Providence </li></ul><ul><li>Alternative Winter Break Trip to New Orleans, January 8-15 </li></ul>
  6. 6. Public Relations Society <ul><li>Fundraising Committee </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Junction Trattoria: Oct. 30, 3pm </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Homecoming Committee </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Saturday, October 22, 10:30am </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Calendar Event - “You Know You Go to Rhody When...” </li></ul><ul><li>Meetings are at Memorial Union Mondays 5pm room 308 </li></ul>
  7. 7. oUtiNG CLUB <ul><li>Halloween Camping Trip: Saturday 10/29 </li></ul><ul><li>Nov. 12th Weekend - Climbing Mt. Monadnock, NH </li></ul><ul><li>Trail Running Tuesdays at 3pm </li></ul><ul><li>Swimming 10am Monday, Wednesday, Fridays </li></ul><ul><li>Meetings are at the Memorial Union room 360 Tuesdays at 5:30pm </li></ul>
  8. 8. URI 101 Mentor <ul><li>First and for most, Being With You Guys! </li></ul><ul><li>CSV302, 3 Credits </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>The Benefits for you & everyone! </li></ul><ul><li>In John Gardner's book, Your College Experience: Strategies for Success, he identifies the nine basic benefits of campus and community involvement: </li></ul><ul><li>1) &quot;YOU'LL MEET PEOPLE&quot; -with interesting perspectives and diverse backgrounds -who may share common interests and become your friend 2) &quot;YOU'LL EXPERIMENT AND GAIN EXPERIENCE&quot; -by trying new things you have never encountered -by challenging yourself with things you were unsure of or afraid to try 3) &quot;YOU'LL IMPROVE YOUR ABILITIES&quot; -by building upon your personal skills -by discovering a hidden talent or future proficiency 4) &quot;YOU'LL GET THE MOST OUT OF COLLEGE -by balancing curricular and co-curricular experiences -by becoming aware of and participating in the college community and its unique experiences 5) &quot;YOU'LL FEEL AT HOME FASTER&quot; -by investing yourself in campus and community experiences 6) &quot;YOU'LL MANAGE STRESS BETTER&quot; -by creating outlets to channel that stress -by developing healthy lifestyles 7) &quot;YOU'LL ORGANIZE YOUR TIME BETTER&quot; -by becoming more efficient as a result of increased demands upon your time 8) &quot;YOU'LL IMPROVE YOUR RESUME&quot; -by marketing the skills you learned through your involvement with campus activities, events and organizations -by becoming a well-rounded individual 9) &quot;YOU'LL MEET ORGANIZATION ADVISORS&quot; -who may become information resources, referral sources, trusted mentors, or friends -who may provide a different perspective or write a letter of reference for you </li></ul>
  10. 10. So What Are You Waiting For? Get Up, Get Out, Get INVOLVED! INVOLVED! INVOLVED!

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