Newsline March 4, 2015
Now Accepting Nominations
The 2015 Student Organization Award categories include:
Outstanding Student Leader of the Year
Outstanding Commitment to Diversity
Outstanding Commitment to Service
Outstanding Event of the Year
Outstanding Student Organization Adviser of the Year
Learn the requirements for each award and fill out the forms here. Nominations are due Friday, April 10 at 5pm.
Student Organization Sponsorship Program
The Division of Student Affairs would like to ensure that support for our student organizations meets the demands of our growing student body and our increasingly diverse student population. The Student Organization Sponsorship program offers recognized student organizations an opportunity to receive funds to hold events throughout the academic year. Early submission applications for fall 2015 events are due on April 3, 2015.
Resources and Opportunities
Free Coke Products for Student Orgs
There are funds still available for Coca-Cola Free Product for student organizations. Details are here. If there is an influx of requests, requests will be granted in the order they were received, assuming no group surpasses their 20 case limit per fiscal year. Please spread the word in your upcoming meetings to ensure the students take advantage of this program made available through the partnership of ISU Dining and Coca-Cola.
Org Advisers Gain Online Access to View Financial Accounts
Beginning with the March 2015 statements, club advisers will have access to track the financial activity of your Campus Org Account through Access Plus, under the uBusiness tab utilizing e-Data and/or e-Data Lite. For those of you who already use e-Data, you are free to access your organization’s information by using the Sub Account Reports portal and using the correct sub-account in the Sub Account drop down box in the Sub Account Reports. For a more direct route, please use E-Data: Finance Lite Reports #7-11 depending on your needs. From there include 2060035 as the Account in Box 1 and the corresponding 00XXXX (Sub-Acct) in Box 2 for your organization and click on the yellow box “Run”. Training is also available for e-Data online and in person. Learn more!
Host Your Retreat at the Lynn Fuhrer Lodge
This unique location set in the woods is the perfect spot for your club's all-day retreats or long meetings (reservations must be a minimum of three hours long). There's no cost to student orgs as long as guidelines are observed. The Lodge has been recently renovated and includes amenities like a projector and screen, WiFi, fridge, microwave and kitchen sink, AC and bathrooms, and is set up like a large meeting room with 7 rolling tables and 42 chairs. Reservations can be made online. You should definitely check this place out!
Opportunities for Groups and Individuals
Award Nominations Open for Story County Youth Volunteers
Nominations are sought in elementary school, middle school, high school, college, and community categories. Anyone under the age of 25 who has done outstanding volunteer service in the past year can be nominated. The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 13th, 2015. Click here for a nomination form, or contact the Volunteer Center of Story County at 515-268-5323. For more information, contact Stacy Perlowski, Recognition Specialist at the Volunteer Center of Story County, at 515-268-5323, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Kevin Merrill, Coordinator of Leadership & Service at the ISU Student Activities Center, at 515-294-4354, email@example.com.
Come to CyServe Day on Saturday, April 18!
Mark your calendar today and email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.