This Introductory Personal Statement Workshop is open to all Cal State L.A. students looking to craft competitive scholarship and fellowship essays. Interested students should bring a draft of a personal statement or a past essay to workshop. Space is limited. Please email Cassidy Zimmerman at email@example.com by Wednesday, October 1st to reserve your spot.
The personal statement for graduate school is an important, but often procrastinated, step in the application process. Dr. Ben Bateman, faculty, Cal State L.A. Department of English and director, Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities, offers advice for crafting the best statement to submit for your graduate school applications, and how telling your story of identity, struggle, and triumph can propel your applications ahead of others.
“Learn how to prepare for and conduct an effective job search campaign.”
Linsanity documents the journey of basketball sensation, Jeremy Lin, before he became a household name. Director follows the future star as he struggled to find his place in a league where Asian American players are few and far between. Directed by Evan Jackson Leong, 2013, 90 minutes.
The Ragdoll Project is providing a “Reclaiming the Self” workshop at the Gender & Sexuality Resource Center to help survivors of sexual assault/violence build a new relationship with their bodies through art, writing and movement. The workshop has a limit of 12 participants, who must be 18 years or older and register through http://www.ragdollproject.com/reclaiming-the-self-application.html.
Does your organization have effective ways of recruiting new members? Come to the Organization Development Meeting to receive helpful and important tips and ideas about recruiting this quarter and what Cal State L.A. can offer you to better your organization as well as give you updates on policies and procedures. One representative of each organization must attend at least one meeting to maintain University recognition. Don’t be late! Check-in starts 30 minutes prior to the advertised meeting time and will end once the meeting has started. #ClubsandOrganizations #GetInvolved