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Upcoming Events & Opportunities

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Eccles Care: Feed U Pantry Food Drive
Nov. 22-Dec. 6, 2020
BLinc., in partnership with Student Engagement & Assessment (SEA), Office for Student Inclusion (OSI), Business Career Services (BCS), and Undergraduate Advising Services (UAS), is hosting a food drive for the University of Utah’s Feed U Pantry. November and December are the hardest months for the pantry because scholarship and grant money for students begins to run out. A registry of needed items has been set up via Amazon.
Learn more and donate here.
Get Started with a Business Idea Session
Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020
12:15 p.m. MST
Join us for a group session with other students and staff at the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute to identify the next steps to move your idea forward.
Register at Eccles.link/lassonde-idea.
Eccles Alumni Forum: HR in the Time of COVID
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020
Noon-1 p.m. MST
Learn from two HR Experts about how different industries are keeping their teams going during this extended pandemic.
Speakers: Mindi Cox, Senior VP, People and Great Work at O.C. Tanner, and Alex Lovell, Ph.D., Director, Research and Data Science, O.C. Tanner Institute.
Register at The RSVP link:
Eccles.link/forum.
Eccles Alumni Virtual Road Trip: Nevada
Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020
Noon-1 p.m. MST
Join us this fall for our Eccles Alumni Virtual Road Trip sponsored by C.R. England! Each week we will be making a “stop” in one of 10 states with a panel of alumni and top executives ready to discuss a variety of topics. This week, we’ll discuss Nevada’s COVID Recovery.
Register and find more information at Eccles.link/road-trip.
Lassonde Information Session & Tour
Friday, Dec. 4, 2020
12:30-1:30 p.m. MST
Get an overview of the Lassonde Institute and a tour of the spaces at Lassonde Studios. All are welcome.
Register at Eccles.link/lassonde-info.
Goff Strategic Leadership Center:
Trailblazers Spring 2021 Application
Monday, Dec. 7, 2020
Goff Trailblazers is open to students with any experience or skill level with a minimum 2.8 GPA. University of Utah students from any college and major are encouraged to apply. Those who are juniors or seniors during the term in which they participate will be given preference. Students selected will receive a $1,000 scholarship award for the semester they participate in.
Submit your application by Dec. 7.
Self-Compassion for BIPOC: Healing in Community
Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020
8:30 a.m.-Noon MST
This virtual workshop will provide opportunities to learn what self-compassion is and isn’t through practice and discussion. (This retreat is experiential; you will have screen breaks because we understand zoom fatigue is real.)
Register here. Hosted by Well U.
Mindfulness & Compassion: Caring for Ourselves During Challenging Times
Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020 & Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021
8 a.m.-Noon MST
This virtual retreat and workshop will be guided by the Resiliency Center. Rest, reflect, and reconnect with yourself and others. Workshop activities include mediation, gentle yoga, journaling, and small group and large group dialogue.
Register here. Hosted by Well U.
MLK Week: Good Trouble
Join us Jan. 18-23 to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. This year’s theme, Good Trouble, also honors the social justice work of the late Sen. John Lewis. Activities will take place throughout the week.
Learn more at diversity.utah.edu/mlk.