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Wednesday, March 11, 2020


 

Orientation Assistant Applications: Deadline Extended

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Date:

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Website: http://firstyear.ku.edu/orientation/team/oa

Sponsoring registered Student Organization, University Office, or Academic

Department: Office of First-Year Experience Brief Description: Are you looking for a paid leadership opportunity on-campus? Apply today to be an Orientation Assistant (OA) and help us welcome New Jayhawks to the Flock! As an OA, you’ll mentor new students during Orientation and Hawk Week, lead new students in UNIV 101, First-Year Seminars, and Learning Communities, and inspire new students throughout their first year and beyond. Learn more at firstyear.ku.edu/oa. For questions, please contact Alex Cruse in the Office of First-Year Experience at 785-864-4270.

 

 

"You at KU - International" Orientation Leaders wanted

Time: 12:00 am

Date: Mon, 03/16/2020

Location:

Website:

https://employment.ku.edu/you-ku-international-orientation-worker-student-hourly/16681br

Sponsoring registered Student Organization, University Office, or Academic

Department: International Support Services and the KU Academic Accelerator Program Brief Description:

The Office of International Support Services (ISS) and the KU Academic Accelerator Program (KU AAP) are seeking applicants to fill multiple positions on our Student Orientation Leadership (OL) team to assist with the Fall 2020 “YOU at KU - International” new student orientation programs.

 

In your student interactions, if you think of any folks that you feel would make a great OL you can nominate them through the link provided below.

 

The position is open to graduate, undergraduate, domestic, and international students at KU. Application review begins March 16th, 2020.

 

Link to OL nomination form: http://iss.ku.edu/ol-nomination-form

 

Link to application:

https://employment.ku.edu/you-ku-international-orientation-worker-student-hourly/16681br

The Big Event at KU

Time: 9:30 am

Date: Sat, 04/18/2020

Location: Burge Union

Website: thebigeventku.com

Sponsoring registered Student Organization, University Office, or Academic

Department: The Big Event, KU Memorial Unions Brief Description: The Big Event is KU's single largest day of community service every year.  Join thousands of your fellow Jayhawks as we travel throughout Lawrence to give back to the local community.  There's no better way to earn four hours of approved service!  This spring marks the ten-year anniversary of The Big Event at KU, and we're hoping to make it the best one yet.  Get a group of friends or your residence hall together to sign up for a fun day of giving back.  The event is Saturday, April 18, from 10:00 A.M. -

2:00 P.M.  Volunteers will meet at the Burge Union at 9:30 A.M. before dispersing to their given job sites.  Learn more and register today at thebigeventku.com

 

Kickboxing 101

Time: 7:00 pm

Date: Thu, 03/19/2020

Location: Martial Arts Studio

Website:

Sponsoring registered Student Organization, University Office, or Academic

Department: KU Recreation Center

Brief Description:

Kickboxing 101. Learn the Kickboxing Basics in the Kombat Zone.

Bring a Friend and learn the basic Kickboxing techniques.

Free Admission. ASRFC Membership Required.

KUFIT Pass Not Required.

Bring a Friend and learn the basic Kickboxing techniques.

 

 

APLA Recruitment

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Location: Stouffer Place , Jayhawker Towers

Website: https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/organization/apla

Sponsoring registered Student Organization, University Office, or Academic

Department: Apartment Living Association Brief Description:

APLA is recruiting a new  executive board for the 2020-2021. Applications open March 2nd and the deadline is April 2nd. Please find our application on rockchalk central by using the following link :

https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/submitter/form/start/387346

 

*Applies to residents who will be living in Jayhawker Towers or Stouffer Place next year.

 

 

March Madness

Time: 4:30 pm

Date: Thu, 03/19/2020

Location: Mrs. E's, North College Cafe, South Dining Commons

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/809342806214061/

Sponsoring registered Student Organization, University Office, or Academic

Department: KU Dining Services

Brief Description:

Join us at residential halls for unique concession foods from the regional locations of the NCAA Basketball Tournament!



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