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ELASP for Freshmen Events

Download the ELASP for Freshmen Fall 2023 Events Calendar

Seminar Times

Monday | CBB 522 | 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Alexander and LeXavier
Tuesday | CBB 510 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Alexander and Talea
Wednesday | CBB 522 | 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. | Mickaela and Talea
Wednesday | CBB 510 | 2:00 p.m .- 3:00 p.m. | Mickaela and LeXavier
Thursday | CBB 510 | 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Alexander and Talea
Friday | CBB 522 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Mickaela and LeXavier

Seminar Topics

Insight Sessions & Getting Involved
Dates: August 28 – September 1
Description: Let’s get to know each other and start building our Bauer community and learn how to be involved in your Bauer community. Also, spend some time at the Bauer Involvement Fair to learn more about the organizations present.

Time Management Highlighter Party
Dates: September 5 – September 8
Description: Share goals and aspirations. Join your peer leader as they guide a discussion around setting goals, planning your major and future. Bring your class syllabi and let’s plan out the semester together!

Career Fair Prep
Dates: September 11 – September 15
Description: The Career Fair is at the end of the week! Need some pointers on how to make the most out of your first RCC Career Fair? The Peer Leaders will fill you in with all you need to know – including what to wear, what to bring, what to expect, & crafting your “30-second me” pitch.

Study Skills for Success
Dates: September 18 – September 22
Description: There may be a reason that the study tactics that work for your friend do not work as well for you. Did you know that everyone has a different learning style? Find out what yours is and some study strategies that work best for your learning style.

Personal Branding & Networking
Dates: September 25 – September 29
Description: The way you present yourself in-person & online can make an impact on how others see you. Join the Peer Leaders as they lead a discussion on why personal branding is important, how to network with others, and how to establish your personal brand online using LinkedIn.

How to Interview
Dates: October 2 – October 6
Description: Let’s discuss strategies for interviewing, common questions, and mistakes to avoid! The Peer Leaders will be sharing their best tips for acing the interview. Also, take a visit to Bauer's own Rockwell Career Center & learn about what resources they have for interviewing.

Critical Thinking & Emotional Intelligence
Dates: October 9 – October 13
Description: Critical thinking and emotional intelligence are two of the most important skills that anyone can have. They are both useful in our personal and professional lives. In this seminar, the Peer Leaders will lead a series of activities to help you sharpen those tools.

Leadership and Values
Dates: October 16 – October 20
Description: What is important to you? How do you want others to see you? What impact do you want to leave? Do you let these things guide your actions? Let’s talk about leading with your values and how you can begin to grow your leadership skills!

Intro. To Public Speaking
Dates: October 23 – October 27
Description: As a future business professional, public speaking is a tool that you need to have to help you communicate effectively to your coworkers, bosses, employees, or clients. The Peer Leaders are sharing their tips for success to help you level up!

Facing Adversity/How to GRIT Through College
Dates: October 30 – November 3
Description: This workshop will focus on building confidence to overcome obstacles and various challenges while in college. Come learn the importance of self-compassion, challenging the negative thoughts that keep you feeling stuck, and encouraging and empowering yourself.

College, Finances, & Scholarships
Dates: November 6 – November 10
Description: Learn some of the basics for budgeting and managing your money! Take an honest look at how you spend money and learn how you can be smarter with your income.

Letter of Self-Reflection
Dates: November 13 – November 17
Description: Ever wanted to know what your younger self would say to where you are right now? Take the opportunity to find out. In this seminar, you will write a letter to yourself years from now when you are graduating. At the end of the semester that you graduate, you will get the letter back and see how you have made yourself proud!


ELASP for Freshmen Events

ELASP for Freshmen: Welcome #BauerGrad27 Event
Date: Friday, August 25
Time: 2 - 4 p.m.
Location: Rockwell Pavilion (2nd floor of library)
Kick off your first year of college with ELASP. Meet your peers, connect with the Peer Leaders, win prizes, and learn more about the ELASP for Freshmen program!

ELASP: What’s It Like to Work at a Big 4 Company? KPMG Recruiting & Networking Event
Date: Thursday, September 7
Time: 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Rockwell Pavilion (2nd floor of library)
Description: Do you ever wonder what it is like to work at a Big 4 Accounting Company? No need to wonder anymore, ask a professional yourself! Join us for an insightful presentation from business professionals from KPMG, a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. Learn about the company, work culture, internship opportunities, and network with professionals over some light refreshments.

ELASP: Ice-Cream Social & Board Games
Date: Thursday, September 14
Time: 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Student Center South Legacy Room
Description: Have a sweet afternoon enjoying ice cream and board games with the ELASP family. Oh, and bring your competitive spirit!

RCC Career Fair
Date: Friday, September 15
Time: 12 - 4 p.m.
Location: UH Hilton

ELASP: How to Get an Internship
Date: Tuesday, September 19
Time: 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Rockwell Pavilion
Description: More information coming soon!

ELASP: Bowling at the Student Center
Date: Thursday, October 5
Time: 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Location: Student Center Games Room
Description: Join us for bowling, pizza, and a good time!

Bauer Leadership Night
Date: Wednesday, October 11
Time: 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Location: CBB 328
Description: Join for an evening all about leadership! This dynamic event includes opportunities to network with staff and peers and learn about the awesome leadership programs offered at Bauer and UH. RSVP Here!

StrengthsFinder Series
Date: Wednesday, October 25
Time: 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: CBB 310
Description: The CliftonStrengths talent assessment gives you an opportunity to learn how to develop your greatest talents using your own customized results. Take the online assessment FOR FREE and learn your top five themes!

ELASP: Cyber Social
Date: Thursday, October 26
Time: 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Location: Click here to join the meeting
Description: Connect and unwind with your peers for a bit during this virtual social! Look forward to games and opportunities to talk about the current semester and catch up with everyone.

ELASP for Freshmen: End of the Semester Celebration
Date: Tuesday, November 28
Time: 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Rockwell Pavilion (2nd floor of the library)
Description: Celebrate your first semester wins and accomplishments with your peers at our end of the semester celebration!