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Top Ten Ways to Get Involved at Columbus State!
1. Develop Your Leadership Skills
2. Show Your School Spirit
3. Serve Our Community
5. Lead The Way
6. Visit The Fitness Center
7. Nominate An Outstanding Woman Leader
8. Don't Travel Unprotected
9. Stress Less
10. Celebrate Your Acheivements
1. DEVELOP YOUR LEADERSHIP SKILLS:
Join the Columbus State Leadership Society (CSLS)
(Application deadline: January 28, 2013)
CSLS is a leadership society focused exclusively on the first-year experience and encourages first-year students to develop and utilize their leadership skills through opportunities to practice leadership within the college, in life and the community. CSLS provides diverse educational experiences dedicated to the study of four, key cornerstones of leadership: integrity, passion, vision and service. Please visit our website for more information and an application. Questions? Email or call Sbaker43@cscc.edu or (614)287-3676.
2. SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT:
Support our Men's and Women's Basketball Teams!
(January 16, 19, 23, February 9, 20, 23 or March 2)
Attend a basketball game in the Delaware Hall Gymnasium and show your pride!
Visit the Athletic and Recreation website (http://www.cscc.edu/campus-life/athletics/) for more details.
3. SERVE OUR COMMUNITY:
Express Acts of Kindness! What will you do? #26Acts of Kindness Month
(January 15 - February 15, 2013)
From A to Z, please consider performing #26Acts of Kindness in Memory of The Sandy Hook Victims. If each person does only 1, think about the all the good Columbus State can do for those around us. Now think about what if each person does all 26? Together, we can make a difference! Will you make the pledge to complete #26Acts?
Join the Alternative Spring Break Team!
(Application Deadline: February 4, 2013)
While some students spend hundreds of dollars on exotic spring break trips, others spend their break doing a service project. CSCC's Alternative Spring Break (ASB) program will launch in 2013 via a "Staycation." ASB allows participants to do important community service work and reflect on their experiences. The trip also provides an opportunity to get to know new people and work together to make a meaningful change for an individual or an area; students are expected to abide by the Student Conduct Policies.
5. LEAD THE WAY:
Become a Student Ambassador!
(Application Deadline: April 1, 2013)
The Student Ambassador Leadership Program provides students the opportunity to develop leadership skills while participating in various public relations, recruiting, and leadership programs at Columbus State; Student Ambassadors also earn money to help pay for tuition and other educational expenses. Recruitment for 2013-2014 begins in February. Check out our website or facebook page for application information and instructions.
6. VISIT THE FITNESS CENTER (Columbus Campus):
Don't succumb to the college 15!
Everyone's heard warnings about the "freshman 15" but did you know you can work out for free at CSCC Columbus Campus fitness center and attend free exercise classes. All classes are held in Delaware Hall 158. For all CSCC students and are on a first come, first serve basis. Cougar ID required. Mats and hula hoops are provided or you may bring your own. Classes begin January 18 and run through May 3, 2013. New for spring 2013; the center opens at 7:00 a.m.!
7. NOMINATE AN OUTSTANDING WOMAN LEADER:
Recognize a student, staff, faculty, and/or administrator for Women's Herstory Month.
(Nominations are due by March 18, 2013)
Do you know a women leader? SEaL invites you to nominate an outstanding woman for the 2013 Women's Herstory Month Leadership Awards..The Outstanding Woman Leader Award recognizes the academic excellence and civic involvement of women on campus; recipients of this award will be honored on March 27, 2013 during the Women's Herstory Month Awards Reception.
8. DON'T TRAVEL UNPROTECTED:
Practice wellness during spring break!
(March 4 – 7, 2013)
Pick up educational information on the importance of vaccinations when going to exotic places, what not to eat/drink in rural vacation spots. Keep safe against the sun and bugs that may carry disease.
March 4 Gahanna RLC 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
March 5 Columbus Campus 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
March 6 Delaware Campus 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
March 7 Westerville RLC 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
March 7 Dublin RLC 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
9. STRESS LESS:
Participate in "Stress Busters" to seal your success.
(April 30 – May 2)
No matter how much you do to prevent it, exams are almost always going to be accompanied by stress. Take care of yourself; learn helpful tips and information about test anxiety, strategies for stress relief and the importance of sleep. Free candy and activities will be provided for students to gain tools to cope with stress during final exams!
April 30 Westerville RLC 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
May 1 Gahanna RLC 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
May 2 Dublin RLC 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
10. CELEBRATE YOUR ACHEIVEMENTS:
Attend the Graduate Celebration!
(Thursday, May 2, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.)
All spring semester graduates are cordially invited to attend a special "Graduate Celebration" in the Nestor Hall West Student Lounge. Share memories with your fellow classmates, get your picture taken and create your own memory frame. Enjoy entertainment and enter to win great prizes. Refreshments will be served. This event is free to all spring semester graduates! Please R.S.V.P. by April 26, 2013; call (614) 287-2637 or email email@example.com.