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PLANS ‘KEYS TO SUCCESS WEEK’
DETAILINGNETWORKING, MENTORING, COMMUNITY
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – “Keys to
Success Week,” a weeklong program dealing with getting a job,
handling controversial issues, women’s networking, mentoring,
professional dress, etiquette and civic engagement will be held
Oct. 11-14 at Slippery Rock University.
week, organized by SRU’s Center for Student Leadership, opens
at 7 p.m. Oct. 11 with “Straight A’s Won’t Get
You the Job,” featuring Michael Poll discussing ways to
create your own destiny and unlock your own potential. The free
lecture will be presented in the University Union and is
co-sponsored by the University Program Board.
Controversial Issues,” sponsored by the SRU National
Coalition Building Institute, will be held to offer suggestions for
dealing with controversial issues at a 5 p.m. session in the
University Union. At 7 p.m. Oct. 12, a “Professional Dress
Fashion Show” will be held in the University Union with SRU
students modeling professional attire in an event sponsored by the
Interfraternity, Panhellenic and Pan-Hellenic
annual “HealthFest 2004” set for 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Oct. 12 will offer exhibits, health, screenings, presentations and
performances related to all dimensions of wellness in the Robert N.
Aebersold Student Recreation Center.
“Women’s Networking and Mentoring Reception” will
be held at 5 p.m. Oct. 13 in the University Club of North Hall
allowing upperclass women to join SRU alumnae in a discussion of
career issues and related areas. Reservations may be made by
showing strategies for success, including the co-curricular
transcript program, resume services available from the offices of
Career Services and Graduate Studies, the Community,
Service-Learning and Nonprofit Leadership Institute among others
will be offered at a “Success Fair” from 12:30 to 2
p.m. Oct. 14 in the University Union Lobby.
“Civic Engagement Panel” focusing on community
involvement as the key to success and including such topics as
voting, community service and civic responsibility will be offered
at 4 p.m. Oct. 14 in the University Union.
film “The Secret of My Success” will be covered
throughout the week on the campus residence hall movie network and
on Oct. 27 a dinner providing details on proper etiquette will be
held at 5 p.m. in the University Club. Tickets are