How to Adult

A NEW series of workshops this year to help students be successful outside the classroom. 

Please sign up using the registration links for each workshop below. Each workshop has limited seating and will only be open to those who sign up in advance.

 

Title/Description Date/Time/Location Sign Up Link
Making Your Financial Aid Last

Ever worry about rent money? If you'll have enough cash to last the end of the semester? Find out easy ways to make your financial aid (or any money for that matter) last at this workshop every student should attend.

Friday, September 14
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
USU 312-314
Workshop ended. Check back for spring workshop dates.
Kitchen and Life Safety and How to Yell

This kitchen workshop will teach you the basics of kitchen safety and how to use basic hand tools correctly. You will become familiar with handling a variety of knives and hone your skills on some winning simple recipes.

Tuesday, September 18
5 to 8 p.m.
Workshop ended. Check back for spring workshop dates. 
Starting a Walking Program

Looking for an easy way to be more active? Learn how to start a walking program for fitness and better health. Topics include health benefits of walking, fitness goals, tracking steps, hydration and safety.

Monday, September 24
9 to 10 a.m.
Library 2206
Workshop ended. Check back for spring workshop dates.
Knife Skillz

Build your confidence and skill in the knife-centric activity. You will learn how to handle and care for knives properly, learn about how to purchase knives, and hone your skills one some winning simple recipes.

Tuesday, October 16
5 to 8 p.m.
Workshop ended. Please check back for spring dates.
Get on the Bus

Did you know about all the FREE bus routes available to you as a student? This workshop will teach you about the various alternative transportation options and how to use them.

Monday, October 29
2 to 3 p.m.
UC 123
Workshop ended. Please check back for spring dates.
Online Privacy:What the Internet Knows About You

Surfing the web, watching videos, shopping online, or socializing with friends; No one is interested in your online activities, right? Well, that might not be true. Every web page, click, and like is carefully monitored, recorded, stored and analyzed. Find out what the web knows about you and how you can try to be more careful with your private information on the web.

Monday, November 5
10 to 11 a.m.
Library 3212
 Sign-Up
Who's on Your Team

Who's on Your Team? An opportunity to explore ways to increase your social connections. Have you ever felt lonely? Have you ever felt like you wanted to try something new but didn't have anyone to do it with?Let's explore ways you can develop some connections both on and off campus!

Thursday, November 8
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Library 2206
 Sign-Up
Super-Duper Soups

In this activity you will learn how to easily make stocks and broths, the foundation ingredient in most soups. Then spend the evening exploring the world of delicious, healthy and restorative soups just in time for those chilly winter months.

Tuesday, November 13
5 to 8 p.m.
Workshop full. Please check back for spring dates.
Frugal Gift Making

Trying to save money, but need a gift for someone? Learn simple gift budgeting techniques and  how to make genuine gifts that won’t leave you penniless! Participants will have a chance to make a gift and take it with them!

Wednesday, December 5
3 to 4 p.m.
Library 3212
 Sign-Up