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KS-LSAMP upcoming events | As of 2.2.2016

Hello KS-LSAMP students there are several upcoming events that can count as participation in the KS-LSAMP Scholar program. Remember you will need a total of 3 events to advance to Silver Scholar status and have the opportunity to apply for scholarships. Upcoming events include:

KS-LSAMP organized events
Organization and Time Management
February 9, 2016
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Leadership Studies, Room 113

Are you ready for Spring semester? During this seminar we will discuss the importance of the class syllabus and how to create a schedule that works for you. Registration encouraged: http://bit.ly/TMOsp16

Volunteer Opportunity
February 14, 2016
2:30 – 8:00 pm
Various option available to participation

Interested in sharing your STEM/K-State experience with others? KS-LSAMP is hosting an event for potential transfer students and we need your help! Opportunities to guide campus tours (no experience needed), attend dinner or social events and interact with students are available. This is your chance to share your experiences with other students.
Registration Required, deadline February 5, 2016: http://bit.ly/vol_TSVDSP2016.

KS-LSAMP Approved events
Please remember that if you attend an approved event you must submit a short summary including 1) why you chose to attend the event and 2) what you learned as a result of attending the event (total 500 words for both questions). Your responses can be sent to breneek@ksu.edu and Dr. King will mark you down as participating that event.

The Great Paradigm
February 4, 2016
5:00 – 9:00 pm
K-State Union, Little Theater

Attend this event for a round table discussion on Hip Hop education, social justice and community development and empowerment. Free event. Attendance at this event would fall into the personal development category.

Chinese Cultural Fair 2016
February 7, 2016
2:00 – 5:00 pm
K-State Student Union, Main Ballroom
The event will feature Chinese calligraphy, paper-cutting, Chinese tangrams, jigsaw puzzles, Chinese chess and Go, traditional costumes, and of course Chinese dim-sums. The new Chinese Art Group at K-State also will present its inaugural performance with an elaborate fan dance. All programs are free and open to the public.
Attendance at this event would fall into the personal development category

Engineering Career Fair
February 9th and 10th, 2016
K-State Student Union, Main Ballroom
Visit with a wide range of engineering companies looking for interns, co-op, and full-time employees. Other majors beside engineering are free to attend and interact with employers. Visit the Career and Employment Services webpage for more specific information including the employers attending the event. Attendance at this event would fall into the professional development category. http://www.k-state.edu/ces/students/cfengineeringcareerfair.html

Kat Chats
Counseling Services is committed to a campus environment that promotes and enhances human strength and positive mental health practices. In order to meet this commitment Counseling Services provide presentations on timely topics.

Dating and Afraid:  The Field Guide to Romantic Relationships
February 9, 2016 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Leasure 13

Attendance at this event would fall into the personal development category. You can find the full list of semester topics HERE

Don’t forget to check out your department website for research seminars. They are great events to attend to learn more about the research happening in your K-State academic department and in your field of study.