September 2020

Upcoming Events

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Quote of the Month

Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often ore important thatn the outcome.

- Arthur Ashe

The Journey Continues

We are halfway through the Fall 2020 semester, and it might have been challenging thus far. You are here for a reason, and you are not going though this alone.  If you need some mid-semester motivation, click on the image below for a self-guided presentation with tips for success.

mid-semester motivation


For additional support, please reach out to your OFYE Community



OFYE Student Leaders



Our team of leaders do the best to ensure the voices and needs of our OFYE students don't go unseen.



The knowledge and experiences acquired throughout our years in CSUF are utilized to support and provide guidance for our first-year students.

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Campus Connection

We collectively gather our knowledge of campus resources that would be beneficial for our OFYE Titans.

Meet the Team

Senior Student Leader

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The Senior Student Leader is responsible for overseeing the foundation of the Student Leader Team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Carry and utlize the strengths and voices of Student Leaders
  • Navigate and facilitate goal-oriented meetings
  • Offer SLs the support for any professional, personal, or academic goals

Campus Partners Liasion

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Yajaira & Monique

The Campus Partner Liasions serve as a valuable resource and link between OFYE and other departments across campus.

Responsibilities include:

  • Build and maintain strong relationshps with campus partners
  • Provide insight for potential event/programming collaborationswithin the OFYE community
  • Utilize marketing tools to promote CSUF opportunities, events and resources

Mentors & Mentees


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Fatima & Gennie

The Student Leader Mentor is designed to help navigate/support incoming Student Leaders as they transition into higher positions within OFYE.

Responsibilities include:

  • Create a foundation for mentees to establish upon their own ambitions
  • Present chanllenges for mentees that strengthen their overall growth and development


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Ulises & Rachel

Student Leader Mentees work closely under the guidance of their mentos as tey transition into the OFYE team.

Resposibilities include:

  • Develop programs that align with the UNIV 100 curriculum
  • Esablish and build upon personal and academic endeavors

Are you interested in becoming a Student Leader?

Stay tuned for opportunities to join our team!

"Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it turned into a butterfly."

Upcoming Campus Events!


Real Talk Wednesday

The Brotherhood Learning Community will be hosting the next Real Talk Wednesday, engaging our campus community in dialogue regarding civic engagement! Join your peers for some awesome dialogue. Zoom ID: 857-5836-4331


Chill & Chats

Your Student Success Fellows will be hosting Chill & Chat discussions as an opportunity for you to connect with your peers and support one another. Keep an eye out for more information via Instagram!


Real Talk Wednesday

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Join the OFYE community for a discussion about identity, values, and understanding during the Real Talk Wednesday Community Dialogue Series on Wednesday, Oct. 21 from 4:30-6 PM


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