We know that leading a student organization is a dynamic and exciting challenge. That’s why SORC hosts a variety of leadership workshops throughout the academic year to empower you to achieve your leadership potential.

New Student Org Guide

Friday, February 2; 1-2 pm (837 WPU)

Interested in creating new student organization, but not sure where to start?  No worries!  We’ll walk you through the steps you need to take.  New student organization registration will be open February 1-15, 2017.

Plan Your Event Like a Pro!

Friday, February 2; 2-3 pm (837 WPU)

It takes a special skill set to plan a well thought out and executed event.  Come listen to the SORC & SB experts to gain the knowledge on how to effectively plan your next event.

EngagePitt & Fundraiser Tips and Tricks

Thursday, February 9; 4:30-5:30 pm (548 WPU)
Friday, February 2; 1-2 pm (837 WPU)

Institutional Advancement (IA) can assist you in raising money for your organization.  From letter writing to crowdfunding, IA is a resource and will guide you through the process.  Also, see how your fellow students are making a philanthropic impact around campus and how you can get involved.

Student Organization Networking Mixer

Friday, February 10; 2-3 pm (837 WPU)

Come out and meet other officers in student organizations to build relationships and find collaboration opportunities.  Light appetizers and refreshments will be served as well as chances to win prizes!

All You Need to Know About SORC Contracts

Friday, February 17; 2-3 pm (837 WPU)
Wednesday, February 22; 5-6 pm; Dining Room A, WPU (1st floor)

Certain types of services and events require the use of a University contract.  The policies surrounding contracts can be a little daunting.  Learn the ins and outs of the contract process so that you can effectively plan activities and programs for your organization!

Advisor Brown Bag Roundtable

Tuesday, February 28; Noon-1 pm; Dining Room A, WPU (1st floor)

Calling all advisors of SORC organizations!  The SORC wants to hear from you.  What kind of issues do you face in your role as an advisor?  What are common problems for which your students turn to you?  Attend this roundtable discussion to network with other advisors and SORC staff.  Please bring your lunch with you.  Refreshments will be provided.  Register today to reserve your spot!