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Student Organization Leadership Development (SOLD) Sessions

Student Organization Leadership Development (SOLD) sessions are available to provide foundational education for student organization leaders or aspiring leaders to effectively manage and lead their organizations. Students are able to gain insight and expertise from others around the UH Community while discovering their abilities in areas such as decision making, money management, goal-setting, event planning and more.

To complete the SOLD program, participants must attend 6 workshops.

Mandatory Activities

There are no mandatory activities or workshops. Participants can complete the SOLD series by attending 6 elective workshops.

Electives

Participants may choose from the following electives to complete their 6 credits for the SOLD Series program. Workshops cannot be repeated for multiple credits.

SOLD Sessions Fall 2019

Click on the sessions below for additional details:

Is your organization having trouble articulating your purpose? Do you need to re-tool your mission and vision statements? Have you discussed implementing core values? If so, this session is for you. Come and get practical tools to start your organization on the path to success!

Date: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Time: 3 PM - 4 PM
Room: SC South – Space City

Does your organization need help to recruit members? Are you looking for innovative ways to attract dedicated students? We have some great strategies we would like to share that will help you recruit members as well as keep them engaged!

Date: Monday, September 9, 2019
Time: 1 PM - 2 PM
Room: SC South – Skyline Room

Do you need information on how to manage your organization's finances? Has your organization developed good bookkeeping practices? Does your organization need to learn how to request funding? If you need help in any of these areas this SOLD session is for you! We want to equip student leaders with great resources to effectively manage their financial responsibilities.

Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Time: 3 PM - 4 PM
Room: SC South – Midtown Room

Does your organization need help to come together? Do you need to find ways to make your executive board operate in synergy? If so, this session is for you. We want to help you understand group dynamics so that your organization can make a greater impact at UH! Come out and learn how to lead groups, how to develop individuals and why it's important to invest in Team Building!

Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time: 11 AM - 12 PM
Room: SC South – Skyline Room

Looking to plan events at UH? Do you need information on how to get catering and drink donations? How about reimbursement for your expenses? This session is for you!

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Time: 2 PM - 3 PM
Room: SC South – Downtown Room

Do you want to know more about your personal leadership style and how others in your organization may lead? If so, this session is for you. Come learn about various leadership styles, how to lead within your student organization, and work with others who may have a different leadership style than you!

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 1 PM - 2 PM
Room: SC South – Heights Room

Does your organization need strategies to help manage conflict? If so, this SOLD Session is for you! We will explore tools, methods, and strategies to aid you in understanding conflict styles and expose you to methods for approaching, managing, and resolving conflicts.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time: 4 PM - 5 PM
Room: SC South – Senate Chamber

Do you have big plans for yourself or your student organization, but unsure where to start? Then come to our SOLD session on Goal Setting. We will walk through the best ways to set reasonable and measurable goals for your organization and will provide you with an opportunity to work through creating a goal!

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time: 1 PM - 2 PM
Room: SC South – Skyline Room

Are you graduating soon and looking to translate your involvement to potential employers? This session is for you! We will invite a Career Services representative to come talk about how to make your involvement look great on your resume.

Date: Thursday, November 14, 2019
Time: 11 AM - 12 PM
Room: SC South – Skyline Room

Need help creating an officer transition plan for your organization? We've got you covered! We will help you discover how to create a transition plan and implement it into your organization practices. Additionally, we discuss the benefits and help you understand our CREW Officer Transition model.

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Time: 5 PM - 6 PM
Room: SC South – Downtown Room