Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle
Mar
24
4:15 AM04:15

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle

Join us while we volunteer at this year’s Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle!

We will help check-in hundreds of volunteers for the event.

To sign up, follow these steps:

  1. Click here to register on the marathon’s official website and fill out the required fields.

  2. Sign up on our spreadsheet here.

The deadline to register is Monday, March 18!

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Field Museum Presentation
Mar
12
5:00 PM17:00

Field Museum Presentation

Interested in working somewhere extraordinary?

We will have a special UIC Alumnus Dulce Hernandez, a PR Specialist at the Field Museum, sharing future and current intern and career opportunities within the museum.

Some include:

  • Marketing

  • Finance

  • Accounting

Come and bring your friends to learn a different kind of work environment!

Click here to RSVP!

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Krispy Kreme Fundraiser
Mar
12
9:00 AM09:00

Krispy Kreme Fundraiser

Hello, ALPFAmilia!

We are excited to bring you a Krispy Kreme Fundraiser! You can order single doughnuts or order by the dozen!

  • $1 for 1 doughnut

  • $10 for 1 dozen

We accept Venmo, Zelle/QuikPAY, Paypal, and cash.

Click here to place your order! The deadline for preorders is Saturday, March 9, 2019.

Doughnut Distribution:

  • When: Tuesday, March 12; 9:00am-5:00pm

  • Where: Douglas Hall, second floor study rooms

If you do not place a preorder, do not despair! We will have extra doughnuts for sale on the day of distribution; first come, first serve.

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General Meeting: First Impression Workshop
Feb
26
5:00 PM17:00

General Meeting: First Impression Workshop

Join us for a First Impression Workshop lead by the UIC Graduate Advisors! Learn how to give the best first impression when coming into contact with important employers or for job interviews. Make sure you have what it takes to make yourself different from hundreds of other applicants!

Click here to RSVP!

This meeting will be held in Douglas Hall 320.

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First General Meeting
Feb
5
5:00 PM17:00

First General Meeting

Join us for our first general meeting of the semester!

We will be discussing:

  • Membership requirements 

  • National Conference

  • Events throughout semester

  • Professional Opportunities

RSVP here!

This meeting will be held in the Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services (LARES) Office in the Student Services Building (SSB).

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Nov
16
to Nov 17

NSCS & ALPFA Homeless Drive

Join our volunteer collaboration with NSCS!

You can pick one or more of the following options:

November 16: Donation Day

Drop off donations (gloves, hats, etc) at the White Oak Room in SCE during the hours of 2:00pm - 7:00pm.

November 17: Care Package Assembly

Help assemble care packages from the donations received in the White Oak Room in SCE during the hours of 12:00pm - 4:00pm.

November 17: Distribution

After the care packages have been assembled, help distribute them.

Additional Details: Avoid donation of clothes (sorting reasons). Drivers would be much appreciated on November 17 because we will be distributing the packages to the homeless throughout the city. No donation (items/cash) is too small. Blankets would be much appreciated. We will have a donation bin at SCE throughout this week to drop off donations if people are unable to Friday and/or Saturday. Donations can also be brought Saturday, but it would be preferred if they are brought beforehand.

Sign up here!

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Career Readiness Workshop
Nov
13
5:00 PM17:00

Career Readiness Workshop

Do you want to be a business professional but do not know where to start?

Come join us for our Career Readiness Workshop! We will be covering the following topics: 
- Resumes
- Job Negotiation 
- Interview practice 
- Internships
- Anything you would like to ask 

We will be collaborating with LARES to bring you the resources you need to succeed.

This meeting will be held in the LARES Office in SSB.

If you are interested, sign up here! (Food will be provided.)

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Nov
10
to Nov 11

Scholarship Committee Dance

  • 4555 South Kedzie Avenue Chicago, IL, 60632 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Don't forget to buy your ticket for the Scholarship Committee Dance! All the money we fundraise goes to scholarships that aid our students, so please support! Bring your tíos, tías, abuelas, vecinos, EVERYONE is invited! Have a fun time dancing while helping a cause!

If you are interested, please contact Cynthia Marroquin at cmarro2@uic.edu

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Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Oct
7
4:00 AM04:00

Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Join us while we volunteer at this year's Bank of America Chicago Marathon!

To sign up, please complete the following steps:

  1. Register on the marathon's website. Click here to go to their site. Scroll down until you see "DATE & TIME." It should say "[UIC ALPFA]" in this section. Click the "SIGN UP" button on the right, then follow the steps from there.

  2. Add your name, email, and phone number to our list. Click here to access our list.

Please be sure to register by Monday, October 1, 2018!

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