The office of First-Year Studies is seeking nearly 200 discussion leaders for the 2017 Life of the Mind event with the incoming first-year class. Discussion Leaders attend a professional development workshop in early to mid-August on Station Eleven in preparation for the discussion that takes place during Welcome Week. Faculty and staff, as well as, graduate students are welcome to volunteer to be a Discussion Leader. If you are interested, please sign-up to become a Discussion Leader today!Call for Discussion Leaders
The Life of the mind event will take place on August 21st. Discussion Leaders will receive information that outlines the logistics for the Discussions, Author Lecture and Community Fair during training. The discussions will be held at both 3:00 and 4:00 PM. All discussion leaders will need to arrive at their specified location 15 minutes prior to their committed time. Our office will do our best in honoring the time that works best for you. Following the discussions, the author lecture will begin at 5:30 in Thompson Boiling Arena.