Information Session: Thursday, September 1, 2016 from 12-1pm in WSSB 3134 (2 floors above Student Central)
Please note: Information Sessions are an opportunity to learn more about ASB, its locations, cost, and financial support available and to have your questions answered. These are not mandatory sessions.
Information Session: Monday, September 19, 2016 from 12-1pm in UCC 147A
Application Deadline: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Notify of Interviews: Friday, September 23, 2016
Interviews: September 26 – 30, 2016 in UCC 210
Please note: Team Leader Interviews will assist ASB coordinators in achieving best fit for each ASB experience, and will be scheduled at the convenience of each faculty and/or staff applicant. Applicants may be short-listed for interviews.
Offers Sent: Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Offer Acceptance Due: Friday, October 7, 2016
Meet with Co-Leader: October 10 – 14, 2016
Participate in Student Team Leader Carousel and Student Team Leader Selection: Sunday, October 16, 2016 12:30-4:30pm in UCC 210
Team Leadership Meeting: October 24 – 27, 2016
Logistical Meeting: Thursday, November 17, 2016 from 4-6pm (location TBD)
Team Leader Training: Saturday, November 26, 2016 9am-4pm in WALS
Pre-Departure Session #1:
Sunday, November 27, 2016 1-5pm
Pre-Departure workshops are designed to prepare participants for their ASB experience, while providing a venue and opportunity for team building within your ASB group. Participants will enjoy various presentations, strengthen facilitation skills, learn about critical thinking and intercultural competence, and dialogue with their peers about their hopes and fears regarding their experience. These workshops are a great way to get to know your teammates, ask questions about your experience, and begin to learn about the culture and community in which you are about to be immersed.
Important note: Attendance at the ASB Team Leader Trainings and Pre-Departure Workshops are mandatory.
Trip Specific Meetings: December 1 – 9, 2016
Recommended Team Social #1: Date to be determined by the team
ASB Serves: Saturday, January 21, 2017 (3-4 hour time commitment)
Team Leader Training: Sunday, January 22, 2017 9am-1pm
Pre-Departure Session #2: Sunday, January 22, 2017 1-5pm
Recommended Team Social #2: Date to be determined by the team
Pre-Trip Meetings with ASB Coordinator: February 1 – 10, 2017 (1 hour)
Recommended Team Social #3: Date to be determined by the team