Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 2

January 19, 2017

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIPS*

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Strauss– Funds $10,000 for service projects to students committed to public service and leadership. Apply as a sophomore or junior (due by January 23, 2017 at NOON)

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

*JOB OPPORTUNITY*Apply to be SOP’s new Student Advisor! Be the first to know about prestigious scholarship updates. Advise your peers. Gain valuable professional experience. The Scholarship Opportunities Program is seeking a Student Advisor starting Winter 2017. This part-time position requires 10 hours/week, 10 weeks/quarter. Application and submission instructions can be found here.

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.


DC Summer Internships

January 19, 2017

LIVE. LEARN. INTERN. in Washington, DC.  This program runs June 3 – July 28, 2017 and involves guaranteed internships, courses for credit, and housing in DC.  The priority deadline for scholarships is February 8, 2017 and generous scholarship funding is available.  Learn more and apply online.


UCI Career Center Job Shadow Program

January 19, 2017

The UCI Job Shadow Program pairs students with professionals in Orange County and beyond for an opportunity to spend one day in the workplace during Spring Break (Mar. 27-31) in the career field of their interest. To be considered for the program, please be prepared to submit your resume and cover letter to the Job Shadow Programs you are interested in between Feb. 6-17. Please visit Zotlink during the Resume Submission Window for a list of participating organizations. Attend the JSP Info Session on Thursday, January 19 at 11am-12pm in the Career Center Training Room to learn more. RSVP here.


Anteater Ambassadors Network

January 19, 2017

The Anteater Ambassadors Network (AAN) is a unique philanthropic student organization with a commitment to serving and advancing the UCI community. Members have the opportunity to volunteer at various exclusive UCI events, and network with important members in the UCI community.

AAN will be having an Open House on Week 3 Thursday, January 26, from 7-8pm in Doheny Beach B for all interested students. Come learn more about who we are and what we do! We will also be discussing the upcoming application process happening this quarter. Meet the officers, members, and new friends! Check out our event page for more information!


Apply to be a Campus Representative

January 19, 2017

The role of the Campus Representative, or “Campus Rep,” is multifaceted, with many opportunities for students to serve their campus while developing personal skills and augmenting their academic growth. Students selected for the program are those who enjoy their college experience and wish to share it with future anteaters and families.  Applications due to the Office of Admissions in 260 Aldrich Hall by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 23, 2017.


Peer Mentor Game Night

January 19, 2017


Celebrate the New Year and quarter with Peer Mentor Game Night! This is a Mentor/Mentee Meet-Up Event, but all are welcome to join! The event will be at AV 1012 THIS FRIDAY from 5 PM to 6:30 PM! We will have board games, card games, and puzzles, as well as food, snacks, and drinks. Feel free to bring your own games, including console systems as well!


Week 2 Coffee Hour

January 19, 2017

Friday, Jan. 20, 9:00-11:00a.m. in the Locus

Happy 2017! Come to Welcome 2017 Coffee Hour at the locus to share with one another and mark down your expectations and goals for 2017!

Coffee Hour cannot happen without your volunteering! Sign up to volunteer right now!


Course Planning Workshops

January 19, 2017

To all the FRESHMEN:
Your MANDATORY course planning workshops are coming up! As a CHP student, we just wanted to remind you that you are required to develop and turn in a 4-year Course Plan by Spring Quarter. This workshop is not only mandatory, but it will also help you develop your own course plan. The CHP PAAs will be holding four different workshops; please RSVP for one of them through this link.

Deadline to sign-up in the link above is Week 2 Friday, January 20th at noon.

To all the NON-FRESHMEN:
We would love to have your expertise at these Course Planning Workshops! Your insight and special information about the honors classes and your experiences in them are something only you can share. If you would like to help us out with advising or setup/cleanup, you can sign up at this link.

By the way, as a volunteer, we will make sure that you are fed by means of pizza! Please sign up by Week 2 Friday, January 20th at noon. *SSP*


Office Hour Updates

January 19, 2017

PAA Malcolm’s Friday, Jan. 20 office hours will be amended to 12:00-3:00 p.m. this week.


Announcing the UCI Student Excellence Center!

January 19, 2017
The CHP staff is pleased to announce that the CHP offices and the Locus will be moving to a new, larger space sometime during 2017-18. Next year, the CHP will become part of the Student Excellence Center within the Division of Undergraduate Education, which will be located on the 6th floor of the Ayala Science Library. Planning for the Center is just beginning, so stay tuned. We will keep you apprised as we learn more about the CHP’s new location. Watch CHP-News for information.

Sites@UCI provided by the Office of Information Technology, University of California, Irvine