Asian American & Pacific Islander Retention and Education (ASPIRE) Workshops

The Asian American & Pacific Islander Retention and Education (ASPIRE) program is hosting the following workshops on student success. All workshops are  open to all students on campus.

Date and Time


Thursday, February 16, 2017

12:30 PM-2:00 PM, LIB 285

#GOALS- This workshop will provide students with strategies for setting goals and time management.

Wednesday,  March 8, 2017

12:30 PM-2:00PM, LIB 121

#KNOWLEDGE- What keeps me engaged in school? Am I retaining everything I am learning in class?  This workshop will discuss learning styles and strategies of engagement.

Wednesday, March 29,, 2017 - 12:30 PM-2:00PM, LIB 121

#WERK- What is life after graduation?  How do we prepare for our careers?  This workshop will provide students strategies and pathways to careers.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

12:30 PM-2:00 PM. LIB 121

#STRESSEDOUT- Feeling under pressure? Can’t seem to meet these high Asian American Expectations?  Let’s dismantle the Model Minority Myth and learn about services that can help us manage our stress and mental health.

ASPIRE is a collaboration between the Asian American Studies Department and the Student Affairs & Enrollment Management cabinet area. ASPIRE has been designed to address and promote college access and success by identifying and removing institutional barriers for high-need AANAPI and low-income students.