SOAR 2 Success Newsletters

SOAR 2 SUCCESS Volume 1, Issue 1 – 4 are available below. Each issue includes important dates, campus and community events, campus resources, department highlights, and much more. 

Stay tuned for our next issue coming this March.  We look forward to connecting with you as the program continues to develop.  Be sure to check your email regularly to stay up date for program announcements.

Volume 1, Issue 1

  • As the semester begins we wanted to highlight some useful tips to become a successful college student.
  • We shine a spotlight on the History and Political Science departments.
  • Alumni highlight – this issue we feature Rolando Chavez Carranza’s college journey. 

August Issue

Volume 1, Issue 2

  • Check out our helpful tips and resources to help you survive Midterms.
  • In preparation for the California Great Shakeout, we thought it would be helpful to brush up on your earthquake preparedness.
  • We shine a spotlight on the Psychology and Sociology department.

October Issue


Volume 1, Issue 3

  • Explore different learning styles and help figure out which styles works best for you!
  • We shine a spotlight on Anthropology and the Geoscience (geology and geography) department.
  • Mind Matters – Nominate someone who has promoted inner well-being on campus!

November Issue

Volume 1, Issue 4

  • Explore tips to thrive and make the most of your college experience.
  • We shine a spotlight on Asian and Asian American Studies, Chicana(o) and Latina(o) Studies, Latin American Studies, and Pan African Studies departments.
  • Hungry or need services – Cal Fresh, Cal State Food Pantry, and 211 LA County Hotline.​

Issue 4