Reflection. Involvement. Scholarship. Engagement.
Each fall semester, the UNLV Academic Advising community hosts the Rebels R.I.S.E. Event. This year the event will take place on Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 from 2:00-5:00pm.
***RSVP HERE: http://attend.com/UNLVrebelsrise
Rebels R.I.S.E. encourages UNLV students to rise above obstacles and uncertainty and reflect personally, increase their involvement on campus, seek scholarly activities and expand their engagement within the community.
One main focus of Rebels R.I.S.E. is to promote meaningful learning experiences for students during their sophomore year.
Here is a recap of last year's Rebels R.I.S.E. main event:
Rebels R.I.S.E. Scholarship
Rebels R.I.S.E. will be awarding multiple scholarships, giving students an opportunity to STUDY ABROAD! For more information about the scholarship, download the application.
*Applicants must be full-time students with a 2.75+ GPA. Applicants are required to attend the Rebels R.I.S.E. event.
Rebels R.I.S.E. 2015- Main Event
The Rebels R.I.S.E. main event will take place on Tuesday October 13 in the Student Union Ballroom. The event will take place from 2:30 p.m.–5 p.m. (doors open at 2 p.m.). The event will include the following:
- Free Food Provided by Canes!
- Awesome giveaways!
- UNLV Career Panel
Various individuals will answer career related questions submitted by UNLV students.
- Sophomore Pinning Ceremony
Sophomores will be recognized for making it to their second year, and they will be encouraged to continue persisting at UNLV.
- Resource Fair
Various offices will have tables at the Resource Fair to answer questions students may have, and encourage students to get involved.
- Nevada Student Supply Drive
In an effort to promote civic engagement, students are encouraged to participate in a supply drive to support the Nevada Homeless community. Supplies such as: towels, socks, & hygiene items (deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo etc.) will be collected upon entry to the event. For every item students bring they will be awarded one raffle ticket for prizes given out during the Rebels R.I.S.E. event.
Events are hosted by UNLV Academic Advising in partnership with The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.
Can’t wait to see you there as we all “ Rise as UNLV Rebels”! Don’t forget to RSVP from the link at the top of this page!
Rebels R.I.S.E. Workshops
The day after the Rebels R.I.S.E event there will be two workshops that place on Wednesday, October 14th. These will be open to ALL students.
Location: SU Ballroom C
R.I.S.E to the challenge:
Involvement Workshop 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Academic Success 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
*ALL ATTENDEES WILL RECEIVE DOOR PRIZE*
To attend one or both of the workshops please RSVP here:
Rebel R.I.S.E. Scholarship Winners 2014
|Student Name||Class Standing||Major||Study Abroad Destination|
|Mary Berney||Senior||Political Science||Madrid, Spain|
|Francis Buatti||Junior||Hosp. Management||Pau, France|
|Hunter Hopewell||Sophomore||Film||Alicante, Spain|
|Briella Lee||Junior||Education||Reggio Emilia, Italy|
|Mary Cross||Junior||Psychology||Oslo, Norway|
|Clinton Luu||Junior||Hotel Management||London, England|
|Devon Moore||Junior||Business||Torino, Italy|
|Cherae Muiju||Freshman||Hosp. Management||San Sebastian, Spain|
|Robert Nagele||Senior||Biology||San Ramon, Costa Rica|
|Trina Penuliar||Sophomore||Fine Arts||Viterbo, Italy|
|Shaleese Wright||Junior||Fine Arts||Lyon, France|