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Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 28, 2015

Do You Wish to Inspire Action?

Sep 28, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

Leaders and organizations with the capacity to inspire action all start with the “Why”. Come learn how to find your organization’s (or your personal) “Why” at Student Involvement’s Student Leadership Series Workshop TOMORROW, September 29 from 6pm-7pm in the Mesa Room (second floor of the SUB). Let us know you are coming by RSVP’ing to the OrgSync Event. This event is for all students at Texas Tech, current and aspiring leaders. We hope to see you there!


Kristen Mills
Sep 25, 2015

Student Orgs Weekly 9-25-2015

Sep 25, 2015 by Kristen Mills

The following newsletter is sent out every week if there is information happening on campus or in the community that student organizations can benefit from. Although the announcement is sent out by the Center for Campus Life the contact for the various activities may not be in the Center for Campus Life, and will be listed in the each brief paragraph, in most cases the Center for Campus Life will not have any more information than is listed in this general email, and will direct you to the co...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 25, 2015

Get Your Guns Up For...Mentor Tech Student Organization, WRECK the Stigma, & Nepal Students Association!

Sep 25, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

Each week, Student Involvement will recognize the amazing things our Student Organizations are doing at Texas Tech and in the greater community. If you would like to nominate an organization to be recognized, email studentorgs@ttu.edu. This week we would like to recognize Mentor Tech Student Organization, WRECK the Stigma, and the Nepal Students Association for the amazing things they are doing at Texas Tech and within the Lubbock Community. Mentor Tech Raises More Than $2,000 for the Ameri...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 22, 2015

Come Find The Why!

Sep 22, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

Often times when determining the purpose of your organization, you tend to think of purpose as what your organization does. Inspired by the Simon Sinek’s book “Start with Why”, this workshop will show student leaders that people don’t ‘buy’ what your organization does, they ‘buy’ why your organization does what it does. This workshop will give students strategies in how to find the ‘why’, or purpose, of their organization and how to integrate it into various aspects of the organization such a...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 18, 2015

University Career Fair NEXT Tuesday, Sept. 22

Sep 18, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

UNIVERSITY CAREER FAIR | 9/22/15 | 12 PM – 4 PM | OVERTON HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER Open to all classifications and majors, the University Career Fair is expecting over 100 employers that are looking for students like you! Employers will be looking to offer full-time employment, part-time positions, or internship opportunities to grow within their company. Professional dress is required; bring plenty copies of your resume. A FREE CitiBus trolley will be picking up every 15 minutes from the ...


Kristen Mills
Sep 18, 2015

Student Orgs Weekly 9-18-2015

Sep 18, 2015 by Kristen Mills

The following newsletter is sent out every week if there is information happening on campus or in the community that student organizations can benefit from. Although the announcement is sent out by the Center for Campus Life the contact for the various activities may not be in the Center for Campus Life, and will be listed in the each brief paragraph, in most cases the Center for Campus Life will not have any more information than is listed in this general email, and will direct you to the co...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 18, 2015

Register for This Year's Student Leader Academy

Sep 18, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

Join Student Involvement for our Annual Student Leader Academy on Saturday, October 17 from 1-5pm. The Student Leader Academy is a FREE, On-Campus Leadership Conference for ALL Texas Tech students to learn more about who they are as leaders, build their personal leadership skills, and make connections with other Red Raiders. The Student Leader Academy includes a welcoming keynote speaker, educational breakout sessions, and time for networking with other campus leaders. The Student Leader A...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 17, 2015

Upcoming Service Opportunities: Wreck Hunger & Service Week

Sep 17, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

Together, Let's Wreck Hunger! Starting this Friday, the South Plains Food Bank is hosting a 24-hour Tailgate Food Drive at the Market Street at 19th & Quaker starting at 5pm. Everyone is more than welcome to participate. There will be giveaways, free hot dogs, games, and a chance to meet TTU Celebrities and Coaches. Student Organizations can still get involved by setting up their own tailgate at Market Street. Set-up is tomorrow, Sept. 18th, at 4:00 PM  and the organization will need to bri...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 17, 2015

An Important Homecoming Announcement from Student Activities!

Sep 17, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

All Homecoming event applications are due by 5:00pm this Friday, 9/18/15. The applications will be submitted online via OrgSync. Your Organization will need to submit an event application for each event that was signed up for on your Theme & Signature page- If you are partnering with another organization only one application needs to be submitted per event. For those organizations participating in S.O. Sing, your CD is due to the Union Activities Office Room 020 (SUB West Basement undernea...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 16, 2015

OrgSync Tip of the Week: How to Create Forms on OrgSync

Sep 16, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

The ‘Forms’ module is one of the most robust tools in the OrgSync platform and can be used for a variety of purposes. Our simple design makes it easy to create any type of form, providing you the functionality to review all submissions and generate meaningful reports. To access the ‘Forms’ tab, select it along your portal’s top menu. If you do not see this module, read this article on how to enable it. Create a New Form To create a new form, go to the Forms page from your organization's pro...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 15, 2015

We Invite You to Attend...

Sep 15, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

Student Involvement would like to invite you to a few events next week sponsored by the Risk Intervention and Safety Education (RISE) Office, Not on My Campus, the Honors College, and the Women’s Studies Program. Below, you will find all the details on these events. “Yes Means Yes: A Campus Climate Q&A with Annie Clark and Andrea Pino” Tuesday, September 22nd, 8pm, SUB Allen Theatre Texas Tech is proud to welcome Annie Clark and Andrea Pino, former student activists who are featured in T...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 14, 2015

Volunteer Fair is Today! Stop by to learn about community service opportunities.

Sep 14, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

Join Student Union & Activities at the 2015 Volunteer Fair Today, September 14 from 10:00am - 1:00 pm in the SUB Red Raider Ballroom to learn about community service opportunities with student organizations and businesses around Lubbock. With over 30 groups looking for volunteers, this is the place to be if you are interested in community service hours. This is a come and go event to meet with groups that could use your help! For more information, please contact Claire Maginness, claire.mag...


Kristen Mills
Sep 11, 2015

Student Orgs Weekly 9-11-2015

Sep 11, 2015 by Kristen Mills

The following newsletter is sent out every week if there is information happening on campus or in the community that student organizations can benefit from. Although the announcement is sent out by the Center for Campus Life the contact for the various activities may not be in the Center for Campus Life, and will be listed in the each brief paragraph, in most cases the Center for Campus Life will not have any more information than is listed in this general email, and will direct you to the co...


Kristen Mills
Sep 11, 2015

Get Your Guns Up For....Mortar Board & Saddle Tramps!

Sep 11, 2015 by Kristen Mills

Each week, Student Involvement will recognize the amazing things our Student Organizations are doing at Texas Tech and in the greater community. This week we would like to recognize Texas Tech Mortar Board and Saddle Tramps. Texas Tech's Mortarboard Chapter Receives National Gold Torch Award Texas Tech University’s Mortar Board chapter recently was awarded the Gold Torch Award at the 2015 Mortar Board National Conference. Texas Tech, along with 35 other chapters, was selected based on exce...


Kelsey M Jackson
Sep 9, 2015

Are you an Everyday Leader? Find out how you can be TODAY!

Sep 9, 2015 by Kelsey M Jackson

The everyday leader is not someone who has made major changes in the society or greatly influenced a large community. It’s the ordinary person that had an extraordinary impact on another person’s life. This workshop will allow student leaders to begin to have conversations around how leadership is a daily practice, how small acts can make just as much of an impact on an individual as a large act, and have the tools to be able to practice everyday leadership and make connections with people th...