Agenda

This year’s agenda will be available Spring 2018. To get a feel for our Hispanic Student College Institute day-to-day activities, please reference last year’s agenda.

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

7:30 – 9:00 AM

Check In at Machuga Heights (Machuga)

9:30 – 10:30 AM

Icebreakers with Peer Mentors (Machuga)

9:30 – 11:30 AM

  • Welcome Session for Parents (University 1050)
  • Welcome Session for Parents en Español (University 1060)

10:45 – 11:30 AM

Opening Brunch (Students only) (Student Center Ballrooms)

11:40 – 12:20 PM

Opening Day Speaker: Dr. Jean (Student Center Ballrooms)

12:20 – 12:35 PM

Time With Peer Mentors and Groups

12:45 – 1:30 PM

Career Assessment Activity (Ballrooms, UN 1050, 1060, 1070)

1:45 – 2:15 PM

Guest Speaker: Wilfredo Betance, Jr. — “My Identity and Future” (University 7th Floor)

3:45 – 4:15 PM

Career Exploration Workshops

  • Teacher Education: University 7th Floor (The Arts: UN 1050)
  • Careers in Business: SC Ballrooms (STEM and Medicine: UN 1070)
  • Opportunities in the Humanities (UN 1060)

4:30 – 5:00 PM

Meet & Greet The Montclair State Latino(a) Caucus  (University 7th Floor)

5:00 – 6:30 PM

Dinner (Sam’s Place, Machuga Heights)

6:30 – 7:00 PM

Free Time (Machuga Heights)

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Social Event with the LASO (Student Center Quad)

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Breakfast (Sam’s Place)

9:15 – 10:00 AM

Financial Aid Literacy Workshop (University Hall, 7th Floor)

10:15 – 10:45 AM

Guest Speaker: Ines Rosales, ‘04, Good Day New York Reporter (University Hall, 7th Floor)

11:00 – 11:30 AM

Design Your Day: Workshop 1

  • Educational Opportunity Fund and Health Careers Program (University Hall, 7th Floor)
  • Making The Most Of Your College Visits (University 1070)
  • Public Speaking Workshop (University 1060)
  • Path to Professionalism: IRL and Online (University 1050)

11:30 – 11:50 AM

Peer Mentor Meetings

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Lunch (Sam’s Place)

1:15 – 1:45 PM

Design Your Day: Workshop 2

  • Beyond A Bachelor’s Degree: Latino/a Graduate Student Panel (University 1050)
  • Making The Most Of Your College Visits (University 1070)
  • Essay Writing Workshop (University 1060)
  • Resume Tips and Tricks (Ballrooms)

1:45 – 2:15 PM

Peer Group Team Builder (Multiple Locations)

2:20 – 2:50 PM

Design Your Day: Workshop 3

  • Resume Tips and Tricks (Ballrooms)
  • Essay Writing Workshop (University 1060)
  • Path to Professionalism: IRL and Online (University 1070)
  • Educational Opportunity Fund and Health Careers Program (University 1050)

2:50 – 3:20 PM

Free Time

3:30 – 4:45 PM

Social Networking Event with faculty, staff, students, and alumni (University Hall, 7th Floor)

5:00 – 9:00 PM

Dinner and Rec Center Activities (Sam’s Place, Rec Center)

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Breakfast (Sam’s Place)

9:00 – 9:30 AM

Mock Interview Presentation (University 1070)

9:40 – 11:00 AM

  • Mock Interviews (Ballrooms)
  • Campus Tour

11:15 – 11:45 AM

Peer Mentor Group Debriefs (University Hall, 7th Floor)

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Lunch (Sam’s Place)

1:15 – 2:45 PM

College Fair-Style Majors Fair (Ballrooms)

3:00 – 3:45 PM

Final Peer Mentor Group Meetings (Multiple Locations)

4:00 – 5:30 PM

Closing Dinner Ceremony (University Hall, 7th Floor)

5:45 – 6:30 PM

Student Check Out and Parent Pick Up/Depart (Machuga)