Spring 2012 Calendar

January 2012

January 25, 2012 @ 11:15am-12:05pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

January 25, 2012 @ 4:40-5:30pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

January 26, 2012 @ 4:30-6pm,  304 Bowman Hall "FAFSA for FUNDS" – File your FAFSA early in order to be eligible for UW-Stout scholarships! Get tips on filing the FAFSA from a Financial Aid expert! *

* = Lawton activity

February 2012

Resumes & Cover Letters *
February 2, 2:30-3:30 pm, 103 Administration Building
Learn how to target your resume to get results!

Talents Revealed: AMSLC *
February 2, 4:30-5:30 pm, 217 Bowman Hall
Learn how to present your research or creative talents at AMSLC, hosted by UW-Stout April 13-14!

Re-Apply for Financial Aid *
February 6, 12:20-1:10 pm, 13 Bowman Hall
Learn the where, when and how to re-apply for financial aid

Hittin' the Books *
February 7, 4:30-5:30 pm, 304 Bowman Hall
Learn different test-taking strategies and study skills!

The Help
February 8, 6:30-9:30 pm, Great Hall, MSC
Movie and discussion hosted by BSU & Ally Initiatives

Resumes & Cover Letters *
February 9, 1:25-2:15 pm & 4:40-5:30 pm, 103 Administration Building
Learn how to target your resume to get results!

Carnaval
February 9, 8-11 pm, Ballrooms A & B, MSC
Sponsored by Latinos Unidos, learn the Samba and dance the night away in celebration of Brazil's Carnaval

Re-Apply for Financial Aid *
February 10, 3:35-4:25 pm, 13 Bowman Hall
Learn the where, when and how to re-apply for financial aid

Track Your Student Loan Debt *
February 13, 12:20-1:10 pm, 13 Bowman Hall
Learn about different types of student loans and how to track them on NSLDS

MSS Study Abroad Info Session *
February 13, 4:45-5:45 pm, 304 Bowman Hall
Learn about study abroad opportunities and how to fund your experience!

Resumes & Cover Letters *
February 15, 12:20-1:10 pm & 4:40-5:30 pm, 103 Administration Building
Learn how to target your resume to get results!

BSU Trivia Night
February 15, 7-9 pm, Ballroom C, MSC
Have fun while testing your knowledge of Black History Month trivia!

Track Your Student Loan Debt *
February 17, 3:35-4:25 pm, 310 Bowman Hall
Learn about different types of student loans and how to track them on NSLDS

Make A Connection (MAC): Speed Networking II *
February 20, 11:30 am-1 pm, Ballroom C, MSC

FAFSA Completion Financial Aid & Game Night *
February 20, 8 pm, South Hall Basement
Complete your FAFSA and then have some fun playing board games!

Walking Tacos Wednesday
February 22, 11:30 am-1:30 pm, 217 Bowman Hall
Networking opportunity for students; meet Sir Aaron Mason (new Advisor)

Resumes & Cover Letters *
February 23, 2:30-3:20 pm & 4:40-5:30 pm, 103 Administration Building
Learn how to target your resume to get results!

RAISING OUR VOICES FOR CHANGE: A Cultural Extravaganza
February 23, 7 pm, Harvey Hall Theater
Celebrate Black History Month with musical performances while learning about a study abroad opportunity in the U.K. with Dr. Virginia Lea

Evaluate Your Spending Habits *
February 24, 3:35-4:25 pm, 13 Bowman Hall
Learn about basic money management, income versus expenses and how to use a spending diary!

Submission to Present at AMSLC Deadline
AMSLC Registration Due to MSS Office
February 24, 2012 @ 4:30 pm

Understand Credit & Manage Debt *
February 27, 12:20-1:10 pm, 13 Bowman Hall
Learn about credit, debit, time-value of money and the advantages and disadvantages of using credit!

* = Lawton Grant Activities

March 2012

March 1, 2012 Deadline for Study Abroad for Summer and Fall

March 2, 2012 @ 3:35-4:25pm, 310 Bowman Hall "Understand Credit & Manage Debt"- Learn about credit, debt, time-value of money and the advantages and disadvantages of using credit! *

March 6, 2012 @ 4:30-5:30pm, 13 Bowman Hall "Health & Wellness Workshop" – Learn how to get healthy! *

March 10-18, 2012 - SPRING BREAK WEEK

March 21, 2012 @ 12:20-1:10pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

March 21, 2012 @ 4:40-5:30pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

March 24, 2012 @ 1-2:30 pm, 230 Heritage Hall - Professional Etiquette Meal - Learn about and practice professional etiquette techniques. RSVP was required. Event is full.

March 24, 2012, 8-11:30 pm, Terrace, MSC "HSSO Spring Formal - One Night in Vegas"dance the night away with HSSO & DJ Bobby V! Bid for a Dance! Admission: $6/person; $10/couple

March 26, 2012 @ 12:20-1:10pm, 13 Bowman Hall "How to File Your Tax Returns" – Learn how to file an individual tax return. Find out about filing deadlines, where to file and who must file! *

March 29, 2012 @ 11:15am-12:05pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

March 29, 2012 @ 4:40-5:40pm, 217 Bowman Hall "Late Homecomer Book Club" – read and discuss this inspirational book with a small group of Stout faculty, staff and students!

March 29, 2012 @ 4:40pm-5:30pm in 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

March 30, 2012 @ 3:35-4:25pm, 13 Bowman Hall "How to File Your Tax Returns" - Learn how to file an individual tax return. Find out about filing deadlines, where to file and who must file! *

March 31, 2012, 10 am-3 pm, 131 Heritage Hall "26th Annual HSSO Educational Conference: Transition in Hmong Entertainment" - FREE admission, lunch included - Learn how Hmong entertainment has progressed over the years in the U.S. and more!

* = Lawton Grant Activities

April 2012

April 2, 2012 @ 12:20-1:10pm, 13 Bowman Hall "Get/Read Your FREE Credit Report" – Learn where and how to get a credit report for no cost and how to read a sample credit report! *

April 3, 2012 @ 6-8 pm, 184 Micheels Hall - Hmong Awareness Month "Culture Night" - Featuring YouTube artists: Pong Vang, Mary Herr, Na Xiong & Justin Vang; Hmong Literature Professor, Mitch Ogden & Miss Hmong MN '11-12', PaNhia Her!

April 5, 2012 @ 4:40-5:40pm, 217 Bowman Hall "Late Homecomer Book Club"- Read and discuss this inspirational book with a small group of Stout faculty, staff and students!

April 6 & 9, 2012 - Spring Holiday - no classes!

April 12, 2012 @ 11:15am-12:05pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

April 12, 2012 @ 4:40-5:30pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

April 13-14, 2012 - American Multicultural Student Leadership Conference (AMSLC) @ UW-Stout

April 16, 2012 @ 12:20-1:10pm, 13 Bowman Hall "Create/Maintain a Budget"- Learn how to evaluate your spending habits and create a budget for the next academic year! *

April 18, 2012 @ 4:45-6 pm, 304 Bowman Hall "Professionalism: As a Student Worker and Beyond" - Learn about transition after college. Experiences and tips shared by mentors and young professionals! *

April 20, 2012 @ 3:35-4:25pm, 310 Bowman Hall "Create/Maintain a Budget"- Learn how to evaluate your spending habits and create a budget for the next academic year! *

April 23, 2012 @ 12:20-1:10pm, 13 Bowman Hall "Setting Financial Goals"- Learn how to manage your finances (spending and debt) and discover advantages of financial security. Learn the importance of saving money for the future, financial services, and the rule of 72! *

April 24, 2012 @ 2:30-3:20pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

April 24, 2012 @ 4:40-5:30pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

April 24, 2012 @ 6-8 pm, Great Hall, MSC - HSSO Hmong Awareness Event - Social Night - Keynote speakers: Ka Vang, playwright & Kang Vang, filmmaker of 'Tou & Mai'!

 April 25, 2012 @ 5 pm, Ballrooms ABC, MSC - "MSS & ASPIRE Spring Banquet" - RSVP required by April 13. RSVP here through Qualtrics survey

April 27, 2012 @ 3:35-4:25pm, 13 Bowman Hall "Setting Financial Goals"- Learn how to manage your finances (spending and debt) and discover advantages of financial security. Learn the importance of saving money for the future, financial services, and the rule of 72! *

April 27, 2012 @ 8-11 pm, Terrace, MSC - HSSO Hmong Awareness Event - Entertainment Night - featuring DJ Bobby and live performances!

April 30, 2012 @ 12:20-1:10pm, 13 Bowman Hall "Reading Your Award Letter"- Learn how to read your UW-Stout Financial Aid Award Letter! *

* = Lawton Grant Activities

May 2012

May 2, 2012 @ 12:20-1:10pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

May 2, 2012 @ 4:40-5:30pm, 103 Administration Building "Resumes & Cover Letters: Learn How to Target Your Resume to Get Results!" *

May 4, 2012 @ 3:35-4:25pm, 13 Bowman Hall "Reading Your Award Letter" - Learn how to read your UW-Stout Financial Aid Award Letter! *

May 8, 2012 - Last day of classes

May 9, 2012 - Study Day

May 9, 2012 @ 12-6pm, 217 & 304 Bowman Hall "MSS Study-a-thon"- Study time for final exams! *

May 10-16, 2012 - Evaluation Week

May 12, 2012 - Commencements

* = Lawton Grant Activities