Upcoming Events

Students in UC gear cheering in stadium stands

We look forward to seeing you this semester at UHP hosted events! All events will be in-person unless otherwise noted.

Pre-registration is highly encouraged for all events, but not required unless otherwise specified.

 Fall Events 2023

UH Piqued My Interest

Held monthly during fall and spring semesters, these hour-long discussions are hosted by faculty related to their UHP seminar topic or a topic of interest. All UHP students are invited to attend to engage in discussion and activities around the topic. 

Experiencing the Brazilian Amazon

  • Tuesday, August 29 
  • 12:30pm in Swift 708
  • Light lunch will be provided

The Pro-Democracy Protests in Israel: An Insider's View

  • Special Guest Provost Nir Michaeli from Oranim College, Isreal
  • Wednesday, September 13 
  • 12:15pm in Swift 708
  • Light lunch will be provided starting at 12:00pm

Chocolate and Power

  • Tuesday, October 17
  • 12:30pm in Swift 708
  • Light lunch will be provided

Research and Innovation Panel

  • Wednesday, November 15
  • 1:30pm in Digital Futures
  • Snacks will be provided
  • UC Shuttle tracker

UHP Day of Service

UHP partners with the Center for Community Engagement and local agencies to provide UHP students opportunities to volunteer with other UHP peers. Times, locations, and opportunities will vary each semester. Pre-registration is required to participate.

October Reading Day

  • Monday, October 9      Time: TBD
  • Sign up Required

November Reading Day

  • Tuesday, November 7      Time: TBD
  • Sign up Required

Graduate School, Research, ESL Abroad, and Study Tour Info Sessions

These sessions give students guidance on opportunities many UHP students pursue. Topics include the graduate school application process as well as finding the right graduate program. Study tour sessions give students an overview of the upcoming study tour opportunities and introduce students to the application process.

UHP Study Tour

  • Friday, August 25
  • 12:30pm via Zoom
  • Thursday, August 31
  • 11:00am in Swift 708
  • Tuesday, September 5
  • 11:00am in Swift 708
  • Wednesday, September 6
  • 2:30pm via Zoom

Graduate School and Big Ten SROP

  • Tuesday, September 19
  • 1:30pm in Swift 708
  • Tuesday, October 10
  • 11:00am in Swift 708
  • Thursday, October 26
  • 11:00am in Swift 708
  • Wednesday, November 8
  • 10:00am via Zoom

Teaching English Abroad

  • Presentation-Learn the basics!
  • Thursday, November 2
  • 12:30pm in Swift 708
  • Panel with staff who have taught English abroad!
  • Wednesday, November 15
  • 10:00am in Swift 708

UHP Signature Program Info Sessions

These sessions give an overview of UHP signature events and programs, such as UHP Discover, RaMP, and Tales of Resilience.

Stay tuned for info sessions!

Self-Designed Experience Overview

Led by UHP staff and student leaders, this semesterly session gives tips for completing the self-designed experience proposal form. Students will have the opporutnity to ask questions about their own ideas and proposals.

  • Tuesday, September 12
  • 4:30pm in Swift 708
  • Thursday, November 16
  • 2:00pm in Swift 702F

Outlook as a Tool Workshop

Led by UHP staff and student leaders, this interactive workshop will show students how to make Outlook an effective tool for success. We will cover features including creating rules and folders, using the calendar and task features to make your life easier!

  • Thursday, September 7
  • 5:00pm in Swift 708  
  • Students are encouraged to bring their laptop

Getting Around Physically and Mentally

  • Monday, October 30
  • 12:00pm in Swift 708  
  • Pizza provided!
  • Join the Belong Coordinators and Accessibility Resources to learn about getting support on campus

Social Events

UHP will host a variety of social events throughout the semester. These events are drop-in style for students to meet peers and staff in a relaxed atmosphere with activities.

Fall Welcome Mixer

  • Wednesday, August 23
  • 11:00am - 3:00pm
  • UHP Lounge
  • Activities will include games and coloring pages

UHP @ Digital Futures 2.0

  • Friday, September 22
  • 12:00pm - 3:00pm at Digital Futures
  • UC shuttle tracker
  • Free food trucks starting at 12pm
  • Free swag with visting labs

UHP Rocket League Tournament @ E-sports Lab

Halloween Paint and Sip with UHP

  • Tuesday, October 31
  • 10:00am-3:00pm in UHP Lounge
  • Join UHP in celebrating with some pumpkin painting, apple cider sipping, and fun!

First-Gen Day: Care Packages

  • Wednesday, November 8
  • 10:00am-3:00pm in UHP Lounge
  • Join UHP in celebrating first-gen students with care packages!

Finals Week

  • Monday, December 4
  • Therapy dog from 11-12 in UHP Lounge
  • Goodie Bags: grab and go all week