People to Know
The Student Events & Activities Program believes that success in programming is only obtainable when programmers develop positive respectful relationships during the planning and hosting process.
- Your Organization
- Don’t limit opportunity of involvement with programming to only those that have it in their roles/positions. Identify and develop relationships with organization and or community members that have passion for the event/activity, skill sets needed for success, or individuals interested in trying something new.
- Identify who has the responsibility for providing service to your event/activity. Introduce yourself early and create open lines of communication and clear expectations of them and them of you.
- Identify an individual that works with Campus media early in the year, and help them become aware of all of the great work of your organization. Invite them in as guest. Provide press releases, public service announcements, calendar listings, and advertisements early and often.
- Develop relationships with administrators, staff and faculty to provide opportunity for for: guest speaking, monetary resources, volunteering, mentoring and co-sponsorship.