Fall & Spring Retreat
IMAGE Program - Goals
- Improve academic standing of IMAGE students.
Have speakers and presentations at some of the general meetings that will benefit students academically (time management, study skills, etc.)
Organize and update test bank. (Each Semester)
Establish peer group among incoming freshmen for advising/counseling for 1st semester freshmen (long-term goal).
- To increase recruitment
Send IMAGE scholars to high schools.
Have someone contact the Admissions Office (External Publicist)
Obtain mailing list of minority students and send out letters (Recruitment Committee)
Set up tables at Orientation and Visit Days (Recruitment Committee)
Bring other students to IMAGE meetings and programs
- Increase recognition and awareness
Conduct an "IMAGE Week" on campus (Recruitment Committee)
T-shirts (Internal Publicist)
Make new brochures and posters
Maintain/Upgrade existing Web Site
Perform a group community service at least once a semester (Community Service Committee)
Adopt a philanthropy (Community Service Committee)
Co-sponsor at least one campus event per semester
- OTHER GOALS OF IMAGE
Establish IMAGE Honor Roll with end of year raffle
Invite high school students to retreat
Establish IMAGE support group with counseling center
Have two retreats per year, 1 in fall and 1 in the Spring
Have more activities at retreat
Sponsor "Meet the Black Faculty"
Have a social picnic beginning of semester
Take a group picture every year