CS Student Opportunity Series (CS SOS)

Welcome to the CS Student Opportunity Series!

The CS Student Opportunity Series (SOS) provides tools and resources for undergraduate students in CS majors to grow academically, professionally, and personally.  Each semester, students hear presentations from experts about a variety of topics.  

Thanks to students from CS Registered Student Organizations, each presentation includes a student panel to help CS students practically implement strategies for success.

Drinks and snacks are provided at each event.

Spring 2020 Presentations (all in 3405 Siebel Center)

**All Spring 2020 presentations are postponed until further notice.**


Download PDF // Please RSVP for each presentation that you plan to attend: https://go.cs.illinois.edu/Spring20CSSOS

CS SOS: Mental Health Edition---New for Spring 2020!

All presentations offered in partnership with the Grainger College of Engineering Embedded Counselor, Ken Nafziger and with assistance from CS Student Organizations.
Download PDF // Please RSVP for each presentation that you plan to attend: https://go.cs.illinois.edu/Spring20CSSOS-MH
More information, including self-help brochures, can be found on the Counseling Center webpage.


Track Date/Time Subject
CS SOS: Mental Health Wednesday, February 26th 1:30 pm Addressing Mental Health Basics
CS SOS Tuesday, March 3rd 3 pm Challenging Procrastination
in partnership with the Counseling Center. For more information, check out the Counseling Center webpage.
CS SOS: Mental Health Monday, March 9th 12 pm

Balancing Technology & Mental Health

including interactions with technology as a CS major plus the benefits and drawbacks of technology on mental health

CS SOS: Mental Health Friday March 27th 2:30 pm Emotional Intelligence
in partnership with Engineering Career Services (ECS)
CS SOS Wednesday, April 1st 3:30 pm

Conflict Management
in partnership with the Illinois Leadership Center (ILC). For more information, check out the ILC webpage.

CS SOS: Mental Health Tuesday, April 21st 1 pm Building Positivity & Resilience
CS SOS Thursday, April 30th 3 pm Summer Vacation Strategies: Planning for Next Fall's Career Fairs!
in partnership with Engineering Career Services (ECS). For more information, check out the ECS resources webpage.