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Hello, jackrabbits! Tonight’s SA meeting is in the Lewis & Clark room at 7 p.m. You can find our agenda here. Remember: if your club or organization would like to be featured in the Rabbit Report, please send that information to SDSU.SAPublicrelations@sdstate.edu by FRIDAY at 5 p.m.

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Read to find more information regarding:

  • Students’ Association Applications & Petitions Due Today!
  • UPC Events & Announcements
  • Inaugural “The Big Event” by Student Sustainability Council
  • Diversity Academy
  • Silver Wings Info Session
  • FIRE Club Meeting
  • Awareness With A Purpose
  • Lost & Found Meeting
  • International Student Survey
  • SDSU Ducks Unlimited
  • Thank-A-Professor Program
  • Survey Participation

Students’ Association Applications & Petitions DUE TODAY!

Applications are DUE TODAY, February 26th! You can find the application attached here, online sdstate.edu/students-association/apply, OR stop in to the Students’ Association Office (Student Union, next to Extreme Pita!) to pick up a hard copy of the application and petition. Direct any questions to sdsu.savicepresident@sdstate.edu and look forward to more information regarding voting in the election March 20th and 21st!

UPC Upcoming Events & Announcements:

David Coleman Dating Doctor: David Coleman is known worldwide as The Dating Doctor TM. His topics range from dating and sex to leadership, exceptional public speaking and team building. Join us on Monday, February 26th at 7:00 p.m. in the VBR!

UPC ApplicationsUPC is on the lookout for new coordinators! Applications for the 2018-19 University Program Council can be picked up at Information Exchange in the Student Union!  

Incoming coordinators will gain knowledge and experience with event planning, working with budgets, and advertising. Each coordinator on UPC is part of a vital team on campus and, if selected, you and the other coordinators gain life-long friendships with the rest of the students on the board. Also, this organization is a fun way to boost your resume!

Applications can be returned to Cole Hinz in the Center for Student Engagement or emailed cole.hinz@sdstate.edu. They are due on Monday, March 19, 2018. Interviews will be held Friday, March 23. Apply today!

Questions? Contact Cole Hinz at (605) 688-6173 or cole.hinz@sdstate.edu

Inaugural “The Big Event” by Student Sustainability Council

Want to give back to the Brookings Community, meet Brookings residents, and spend a morning serving with other students? Sign-up for The Big Event today as an individual or part of a group! The Big Event is a one-day event with the mission to give back to the Brookings Community and show them our appreciation. For more information and to sign-up, visit https://www.sdstate.edu/sustainability/big-event.

  • The Big Event will be held April 14th, 9am-1pm.
  • Questions? Contact tbesdsu@gmail.com. One Big Day. One Big Thanks. ONE BIG EVENT!
  • Next Student Sustainability Council Meeting: Wednesday, February 21st at 6:15 in Wagner 127

Diversity Academy Session #6

The sixth session of the Diversity academy, Supporting Students from Underrepresented Backgrounds, will be held on March 2 from 10:30-noon in the Walder Room of the Student Union. All sessions are open to all students, staff, and faculty!  

Silver Wings Information Session

Silver Wings is a national service organization. We are dedicated to providing our community with acts of service and helping our fellow students develop professional skills necessary for the future. Our chapter here at SDSU is looking for new members and will be hosting an informational meeting on who we are and what we do in the Lewis room in the Union on Tuesday, February 27th at 7:30 pm. Anyone and everyone is welcome, so come enjoy some pizza and learn some more about Silver Wings! Email jennifer.dailey@jacks.sdstate.edu with any questions, or if you are unable to attend and still want to learn more!

FIRE Club Meeting (Finance, Insurance, Real Estate)

Don Greiner of First Bank and Trust will visit this week. He will be discussing business lending and more. Come learn about internship opportunities and career options! Pizza provided! Rotunda B at 7pm on February 26th (Monday). 

Awareness With A Purpose 

Join the efforts to help bring awareness to the research and funding of childhood cancer by attending Cubby’s TONIGHT anywhere from 6 p.m. to close. For every meal menu item that is sold Cubby’s will donate a $1 to With Purpose. With Purpose is an organization that raises funds for the research of childhood cancer. Join the movement!

If you would like to further be involved please participate in this survey! CLICK HERE.

Lost & Found Meeting

Come join for the Lost & Found Meeting on 2/26 at 7pm in JACKS PLACE! We will be having an open mic night where anyone can come and read poetry, etc. Everyone is welcome to attend! Lost & Found is a mental health and suicide awareness organization on campus. All SDSU students are welcome to join us in raising awareness! We meet every other week at 7pm in Wagner 157. 

International Student Survey

If you are an international student who is an undergrad at SDSU, please take this survey! The data that comes from this will be data I can use to advocate for change so that international students have a better experience at this institution. I am analyzing data to see what works and what could be improved and I need as many respondents as I can get so please take and share this survey! Thank you in advance :) https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MHXHSBG

SDSU Ducks Unlimited

It's time to start thinking about the SDSU DU spring banquet on March 15th at the Old Sanctuary in Brookings, SD! As always we will be raffling off our tower of decoys (both working and collectible), collector prints, YETI coolers, DU Swag, and much more!! Follow our Facebook Page for me details and to view more prizes at "SDSU Ducks Unlimited Chapter."

Student Tickets: $20 Pre-Sale, $25 At The Door

Adult Tickets: $30 Pre-Sale, $35 At The Door

*(Ticket price includes Admission, Dinner, and a 1-Year Ducks Unlimited Membership)

For presale purchase click here.

Thank-A-Professor Program

Do you have a professor or instructor who has made an impact on your college experience? Have they helped you and enhanced your experience here at State? Thank them! Click the link below:

www.sdstate.edu/center-enhancement-teaching-and-learning

Click on the “Thank-A-Professor’ tab on the right side. Fill out the brief form.

This is a very quick way to make a lasting impact on not only the professor, but also their future teaching efforts and the experience of their future students. 

Survey Participation

Dr. Deepthi Kolady, Dr. Kendra Kattelmann, and Dr. Joy Scaria invite you to participate in their survey, “Awareness, Perceptions, and Willingness to pay for Probiotics,” found on MyState. It’s a short survey that should take 5-10 minutes. Upon completion, you will be enrolled in a chance to win one of TEN $50 gift cards!

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Have a wonderful week!

Taylin Albrecht

Students’ Association President

sdsu.sapresident@sdstate.edu