Request a Program!

We encourage any student to use this form to request programs, panels, and workshops for their organization meetings, floor meetings, and other events on campus.

Here's how it works:

  1. Explore the possibilities by reviewing the program options at right.
  2. Log on to this webpage (login link at lower right).
  3. Fill out the request form below (it will appear once you've logged on).
  4. Wait for a response from the office about planning the program.

If you have questions or problems with the form, please email Rose Wasielewski.

Campus Life

  • Leadership Skills On-Demand

    If your group is struggling with any particular area, we are happy to help put together a program, presentation, or discussion to highlight and strengthen that area of concern. If looking for general leadership and group strengthening, we can help to create a unique program in order for your group to learn more about values and what it means to develop and implement leadership, whether you want a few on-going meetings, a leadership challenge, or a small intimate one-time discussion and presentation.

Career Services

  • On-Demand Programs

    Customized programs about Resumes, Interviewing, Networking, Graduate School, Internships and more are available. Please click here to submit your On-Demand Program request.

Center for Academic Success (CAS)

  • Overview of CAS Services

This presentation provides a brief overview of the services within CAS, including writing, content, quantitative skills, and oral communication tutoring. In addition, this presentation will also provide information on academic skills counseling services and resources available to students.

  • Time Management Workshop

This workshop will provide an overview of effective time management skills with

emphasis on planning, organization, and implementation. Both paper and electronic resources for planning will be referenced in addition to discussion on best practices and mindset.

  • Study Skills Overview Workshop

This workshop will provide students with a plethora of proven study skills to use in a variety of subject areas. There will be a brief overview of reading comprehension methods, graphic organizers, and note-taking. Additional topics can be discussed based on group needs.

  • Learning Styles Workshop

This workshop will cover Kolb’s Experiential Learning Theory. “Learning is the process whereby knowledge is created through the transformation of experience” (Kolb, 1984, p. 38).

  • Goal Setting and Motivation Workshop

This workshop will cover the importance of short term and long term goal setting.

In addition to goal setting, we will talk about the importance of making small changes resulting in big outcomes over time. Motivation is an important indicator of how efficiently and effectively goals are reached and will be an important part of this conversation.

  • Memorization Techniques Workshop

This workshop will cover memorization techniques backed by science. Techniques

including loci memorization, acrostics, acronyms, chunking, and repetition just to name a few. There will also be an explanation of the importance of moving information from short to long term memory in our learning process.

  • Metacognition Workshop

This workshop will discuss the importance of metacognition in the learning process.

The study of metacognition provides insight about the cognitive processes involved in learning and what differentiates successful students from their less successful peers.

  • Test Preparation Workshop

This workshops will cover methods for successfully preparing to perform in the test

environment. Preparation methods are key to developing the habits necessary to do well on tests. Participants will also learn several methods for navigating testing anxiety before, during, and after exams at this workshop.

Diversity Center

  • Let’s Connect!

    Get informed, get connected, and get to know Multicultural Affairs. This presentation will focus on highlighting specific resources and services provided by Multicultural Affairs.

  • What’s your comfort zone?

    Interactive activity focused on personal space, experiences, and biases.

  • What if?

    Multicultural Affair’s staff will read two short stories. These stories will spark conversation and diversity dialogue.

  • You said What?

    Let’s explore ways to have more inclusive conversations. “Surprising things we say that widen the diversity gap.”-Dr. Cullen

International Student Services

  • On-Demand Cultural Presentation

    Are you interested in learning more about a specific country, region, or culture? Contact International Student Services to find out availability of international student presenters.

Peer Talk

  • Peer Talk

    Peer talk is a program striving to help bridge the gap between the counseling center and the student body. We promote health and wellness in our community through open discussions about various health and wellness obstacles that college students face.

    Possible topics:

    • Body image
    • Sex ed
    • Stress management
    • Homesickness
    • Technology in our lives

    Our main goal is to create an open, safe space where people can feel free to express themselves and learn something that can help to improve their health and wellness in their daily life.


  • QPR

    QPR stands for “Question, Persuade, and Refer” and is a nationally-recognized best practice for suicide prevention and education. As a result of participating in this interactive 90-MINUTE training participants will:

    • recognize warning signs which indicate someone might be considering


    • review major risk factors involved in suicide attempts and completions

    • be able to effectively communicate with someone at risk for suicidal behavior

    • understand when and how to refer a student in distress to Counseling Services

    • know where to refer others for help

    • learn about local and national resources for suicide prevention

Volunteer and Community Service Center

  • Presentation on Social Justice Issues in the Appleton Community

    In keeping with the tradition of its founding as a student-led initiative, the VCSC currently supports student-run programs addressing education equality, homelessness, environmental sustainability, child advocacy, arts programming, youth development and empowerment, and elder loneliness. A VCSC Staff member will share information about these important community issues, as well as popular volunteer sites in the Appleton area addressing these issues. The two specifically Lawrence run volunteer opportunities will be explained; Lawrence Assistance Reaching Youth (the LARY buddy program) and Volunteers In Tutoring At Lawrence (VITAL tutoring program). Come hear what all these acronyms mean, ways to engage with your community, help others, and learn about yourself in the process!

  • Bulletin Board

    Need a bulletin board, but no time to make one? Request a pre-made bulletin board from the VCSC, highlighting our resources, and we will send it out for you to post.

  • VCSC Pop-up Service

    The VCSC has a traveling office! Invite us to “pop-up” in your lobby so we can share our resources with students as they walk in and out of the building.

Wellness Center

  • SAASHA Sexual Misconduct Bystander Intervention Training

    Have you ever been concerned about a situation and wanted to help, but didn’t? Want to understand the sexual misconduct and LU? If you’re looking to not only prevent sexual misconduct, but also how to talk about it and step up when you need to, request this program for your residents or group!

  • Biofeedback and stress response training

    Learn to recover and control your natural response to stress. In an interactive presentation you can see how your breathing and thoughts affect your heart rate rhythm. You can train focused attention and relaxation techniques with biofeedback.

  • How to be at your best with wellness and well being

  • Sleep

    Learn how sleep affects you and what affects your sleep

  • iDisorder

    How does media and screen time enhance your wellness?

  • Nutrition

    Find out how to fuel your body

  • True Colors

    Find out how knowing personality types can enhance group dynamics

  • Happiness

    Learn more about how to be happier in your daily life


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