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  • Career Fair Approach & Ask Alumni
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    02/07/2018

    Nervous about career fairs and approaching recruiters? Want to learn how to stand out from other students? Come out to learn all you need to know for career fairs, have your resume reviewed, practice your 30-second pitches, and ask alumni about careers. This will prepare you for Bauer Career Fair (2/16) and ABSA Career Mixer (2/23)!

    This event is worth 30 points
    Attire: Business Casual (No Jeans)
    Bring copies of your resume and a Pen/Pencil

  • Alumni Night
    8:00 PM-11:00 PM
    02/07/2018

    After attending our Career Fair Approach & Ask Alumni, Please join us aftward for Alumni Night!

    Do you guys ever wonder what it’s like to interact with ABSA’s Board of Director and Alumni in a non-school setting?! They’re actually really chill and friendly people and not as intimidating as you think! So come out to Calhoun’s Rooftop to enjoy a night of fun with us! This event is right after Career Fair Approach and we’ll all head there afterward!

    Attire is casual.
    This event is worth 15 points

    If you have any question please contact Grace Hwang, our Alumni Relations Director!

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  • UT & UH ABSA | LAUNCH Conference and Dodgeball
    10:00 AM-2:00 PM
    02/10/2018

    Texas ABSA has invited us to participate in LAUNCH, a leadership conference on February 10th from 10AM-2PM in Austin. LAUNCH incorporates guest speakers and activities to create an interactive environment where individuals can identify and directly apply their unique leadership skills.

    For more information on what the conference is, check out: http://www.launchconference.org/

    After the conference, we’ll be participating in a mini dodgeball tournament against Texas ABSA. If interested in playing, please indicate you want to play dodgeball on the sign-up sheet.

    If you are interested in participating in this event, please RSVP here by February 3rd: Please fill out both form!
    https://goo.gl/xYjU4j
    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfhYx19pwa60YEMVqVgV5Uj1677JIYjzxzKVkzbwuF8m_7Kug/viewform

    Points: provide carpool (10 points), go to LAUNCH (30 points), participate in sports (5 points per game) Attire: Business casual and casual clothes for the sports tournament after (preferably some ABSA wear to represent UH ABSA)

    *Disclaimer: ABSA is not paying for gas! If you decide to come, please discuss with your carpoolers if you want to split up the payment. Also, if you want to get a hotel or stay with a friend, please make those plans beforehand to avoid conflict. Finally, please make sure you depart Houston early to not be late or miss the conference, thank you.

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  • Fated to Love ABSA – Valentine’s Social
    6:00 PM-9:00 PM
    02/12/2018

    LOVE IS IN THE AIR! AND THE SMELL OF COOKIES.
    Come out to ABSA’s Valentine’s Day social and find your future bae in ABSA! We will be decorating cookies for you to indulge in and creating Valentine’s Day cards for nursing homes!

    Also, your favorite Social Director and Community Service Director are teaming up to help YOU get those points for active membership. This event will be counted as BOTH Community Service and Social event! 30 points total for active membership!

    Don’t forget to donate to receive family points! https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/17qAz1ukbvKlP_QmQZpAnmEvV-dOsK7X7S_tT9q8dkM4/edit#gid=0

    WHERE: MH 170

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  • Professional Etiquette and Dress w/ Walgreen
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    02/13/2018

    Open to ALL students. This is an opportunity to find out about long-lasting, rewarding career options with Walgreens. Come learn about how to dress and act in front of professionals in different settings. Uncover the common misconceptions about dress and etiquette to get ready for Bauer Career Fair, ABSA Career Mixer, future interviews and other professional interactions!

    This event is worth 30 points
    Attire: Business Professional
    Currently Seeking: All Majors
    Bring your resume!

    WHERE: CBB 328

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  • UH ABSA | Apparel Relief Drive
    All day
    02/14/2018-03/02/2018

    Hello ABSA! As we all know, the city of Houston has gone through a lot in the past year. As an organization that upholds public service, we would like to invite you to donate gently worn apparel to give back to our community! Points are capped at 10 community service points per member!

    Donation: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1myJNMcQ6J-qnN8pCKJd8EtyqnSegsca1RoAWU6E5T3Y/edit#gid=0

    Donations can be dropped off at our office at CBB 513 or University Lofts (Contact: Jennie Nguyen 409-293-2397)

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  • UH ABSA | Coloring Books & School Supplies Drive
    All day
    02/15/2018-03/06/2018

    We will be collaborating with AMA on a school supply & coloring book drive for Culture of Health-Advancing Together (CHAT) a local nonprofit organization that provides tutoring to children from low-income families. This event will be held from Feb 20th – March 6th. Each 2 school supplies AND/OR Coloring book donated will count as 5 community service points. The cap will be 15 points max

    Donate: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1xbrchLYmA5AGXIce6tbWcfkpwmWzLkFtiv9moeHuQHY/edit#gid=0

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  • Houston Pets Alive w/ BAP
    9:00 AM-2:00 PM
    02/17/2018

    Do you love animals? Want to release some stress after studying for those first set of exams? Well look no further, ABSA is partnering up with Beta Alpha Psi to volunteer at Houston Pets Alive! Come relieve some stress with us as we will be helping this no-kill animal shelter with general tasks such as walking dogs, cleaning crates, and giving love to the furry friends seeking a forever home!
    Fair warning, this event has a MAX of 10 SLOTS PER SHIFT so sign-ups are LIMITED.

    SIGN UP SHEET WILL BE RELEASE SOON! IT WILL BE FIRST COME FIRST SERVE!

    Also, If you need to cancel please do it 48 hours in advance or you’ll be losing 5 community service points.

    This event is worth 15 community service points.
    If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Kathlyn Villanueva at 832-364-1363 or email her at csdirector@uhabsa.org. Thank you!

    WHERE: 8620 Stella Link Rd, Houston, TX 77025-3305, United States

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  • UH ABSA | Spring Career Mixer
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    02/23/2018

    Are you looking to expand your network with large companies? Are you in need of an internship or job? Our most anticipated corporate event is just around the corner. We have companies from many different industries participating to network with and recruit ABSA members. This is an event you certainly do not want to miss – we hope to see you there!

    **Raffle prize will be awarded at the event!!

    Companies Attending:
    – Air Liquide
    – Becker
    – HP
    – MassMutual
    – MRZ
    – RSM
    – Vallourec

    This event is worth 30 points
    Attire: Business Professional
    Recommended items: Padfolio, Resumes, 30 second me’s

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  • General Meeting 2: Date Auction
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    02/26/2018

    ITS BACK!!! ABSA is hosting a date auction again this semester. Come out for some free food, watch some fun talents, and get yourself a future date!!

    Auctionees will be released soon on the ABSA page, so be sure to check back!

    Details:
    – This event is a closed ABSA event! However, you may bring a plus one!
    – We accept cash and credit
    – The winner of the bid will receive 10 individual points towards active membership AND 5 points for his/her family.

    This event is worth 20 points for those who attend (200 points needed for active membership status) Attire is casual.

    For any additional questions or concerns, please contact Fundraising director Jennie Nguyen.

    WHERE: MH160

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  • Bake Sale 1
    11:00 AM-4:00 PM
    02/27/2018

    No additional detail for this event.

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