Graduating student with the word Reach decorating her cap.

Agenda

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

7:30 – 9:00 AM

Check In at Machuga Heights

9:30 – 10:30 AM

Icebreakers with Peer Mentors

9:30 – 11:30 AM

  • Welcome Session for Parents
  • Welcome Session for Parents en Español
  • Additional parent programming will be offered during the day. Check out our Parent Programming Agenda for more information.

10:45 – 11:30 AM

  • Opening Brunch (Students only)
  • Opening Day Speaker Ines Rosales, ’04, Good Day New York

11:40 – 12:40 PM

Opening Day Speaker: Dr. Daniel Jean

12:45 – 1:30 PM

Career and Internship Workshop

1:30 – 2:05 PM

Snack Break and Team Mentor Team Builders

2:10 – 2:50 PM

Design Your Day: Workshop Session 1:

  • Educational Opportunity Fund
  • Making The Most of your College Visits
  • Essay Writing Workshop
  • Path to Professionalism: In Real Life and Online

2:55 – 3:40 PM

College 101 Workshop

3:45 – 4:30 PM

Meet & Greet The Montclair State Latino(a) Caucus

4:45 – 6:00 PM

Dinner at Sam’s Place, Machuga Heights

6:00 – 7:00 PM

Peer Mentor Meetings, Machuga Heights

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Social Event with LASO on the Student Center Quad

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Breakfast at Sam’s Place, Machuga Heights

9:15 – 10:00 AM

Financial Aid Literacy Workshop

10:15 – 10:45 AM

Guest Speaker: Gian Paul Gonzalez

11:00 – 11:40 AM

Design Your Day: Workshop Session 2:

  • Beyond a Bachelor’s Degree: Latino/a Graduate Student Panel
  • Making the Most of Your College Visits
  • Essay Writing Workshop
  • Public Speaking Workshop

11:45 – 1:00 PM

Lunch and Peer Mentor Meetings, Sam’s Place, Machuga Heights

1:15 – 2:00 PM

Guest Speaker: Wilfredo Betance, Jr. “My Identity and Future”

2:10 – 2:50 PM

Design Your Day: Workshop Session 3:

  • Public Speaking Workshop
  • Path to Professionalism: In Real Life and Online
  • Health Careers Program
  • Social Justice Engagement

3:00 – 3:20 PM

Networking Event Preparation with Peer Mentor Groups

3:30 – 4:45 PM

Networking Event with faculty, staff, students, and alumni

5:00 – 6:15 PM

Dinner at Sam’s Place, Machuga Heights

6:15 – 7:00 PM

Team Builder with Peer Mentor Groups

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Rec Center Activities at the Student Recreation Center

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Breakfast at Sam’s Place, Machuga Heights

9:00 – 9:30 AM

Mock Interview Presentation

9:40 – 11:15 AM

  • Mock Interviews
  • Classroom Experience
    • Biology
    • Teacher Education
    • College of the Arts
    • Nutrition
    • College of Humanities and Social Sciences or Feliciano School of Business

All students will receive a mock interview and be able to experience a mock college class during this time. 

11:15 – 11:45 AM

Peer Mentor Group Debriefs

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Lunch at Sam’s Place, Machuga Heights

1:15 – 2:45 PM

College and Majors Fair

3:00 – 3:45 PM

Final Peer Mentor Group Meetings

4:00 – 5:15 PM

Closing Dinner Ceremony

5:30 – 6:30 PM

Student Check Out and Parent Pick Up/Depart