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1. Kickin’ it
The women’s soccer team is holding walk-on tryouts on Tuesday, Feb. 19. Make sure to get your eligibility and medical information completed and registered on Monday, Feb. 18.
2. Women Who Lead
This one-day leadership development conference features inspiring speakers and networking opportunities, and is free to students (faculty, staff and alumni can attend for a small fee). Come to the conference at MMC on Thursday, Feb. 28 or at BBC on Wednesday, Mar. 6. Register online by Tuesday, Jan. 19 to reserve your spot.
3. Save our sculpture
Help the Frost restore one of our campus sculptures and come to the DeFrost After Hours on Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 5:30-8 p.m. The fundraising mixer ($10 cover, 21 and over) will include food and drinks, a well as music by Radiate FM DJs.
4. Dream to reality
The 2013 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge, presented by the Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center and College of Business, is underway. Submit your idea by March 11 for a chance to win media coverage for your business. Need some help? Check out the free webinar on Friday, Feb. 22 (RSVP) or the bootcamp on Tuesday, Feb. 26 (RSVP).
5. Spiff up your software skills
Baffled by Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Adobe Photoshop or other software? Check out IT’s free student software training sessions or watch an online tutorial through eTraining.