Senior Requirements

Summary of Your L.E.A.D. Requirements for the Year

Required Activities

None

LinkedIn HHSP Alumni Group

Join Fall or Spring semester

HHSP Senior Survey

Complete Fall & Spring Semester

Diversity Reflection

Complete Fall & Spring Semester

Elective Activities

Leadership

Optional

HHSP Community Engagement

Or

Wellness & Retention

Or

Professional Development

Optional

Advising Meetings

Or

Academic Electives

Optional

Diversity Electives

Optional

Total # For the Year

Optional

1

1 Required + Optional Electives

1

2 Required +Optional Electives

1

1 Required + Optional Elective

How to Complete the L.E.A.D. Requirements

Leadership

Minimum # of leadership activities for the year: Optional
List of example elective activities:
  • Advisory Boards/Councils (e.g., Board of Aeons, Scholarship Advisory Council)
  • Civic engagement (e.g., community activism, political campaigns)
  • Guest speaker (e.g., panel discussion)
  • HHSP leadership event
  • Hoosier Leadership Program
  • IU Political & Civic Engagement (PACE)
  • Leadership conference, retreat, seminar, workshop
  • Leadership course (e.g, EDUC-U 450, SPH-L 102)
  • Leadership minor
  • Peer advisor or peer coach
  • Peer mentor (e.g., FASE, MAPS, SICE peer mentor)
  • Resident Assistant (RA/CUE)
  • Service to HHSP, university, or community (e.g. student ambassador, volunteer at food pantry)
  • Student government
  • Student organization/club involvement
  • Teaching position for an academic department
  • Tutoring position with an academic department or IU program
  • Other (discuss with your HHSP advisor for approval)

When to complete: Fall or spring semester

HHSP Community – Wellness & Retention – Professional Development

1. HHSP Community Engagement

Minimum # of HHSP community engagement activities for the year: 1

Required activities:

  • Join LinkedIn HHSP Alumni Group

When to complete: Spring semester

2. HHSP Community Engagement or Wellness & Retention

Minimum # of HHSP Community Engagement (HCE) or Wellness & Retention (WR) activities for the year: Optional

List of example elective activities:

  • HHART Arts Showcase (in February) HCE
  • HHSP social event (e.g., Dogs & Donuts) HCE
  • HHSP Link student organization social event (e.g., Trivia Night) HCE
  • Involvement in organizations with other Hudson & Holland Scholars (e.g., HHART, MAPS, STEM Outreach) HCE
  • HHSP Wellness & Retention event (e.g., Wellness Café, Zumba) WR
  • HHSP Link student organization Wellness & Retention event (e.g., DeStress) WR
  • Financial wellness event or course (can be outside HHSP) WR
  • Emotional wellness event or course (can be outside HHSP) WR
  • Meeting with HHSP Wellness & Retention advisor WR
  • Physical wellness event or course (can be outside HHSP) WR
  • Social wellness event or course (can be outside HHSP) WR
  • Spiritual wellness event or course (can be outside HHSP) WR
  • Other (discuss with your HHSP advisor for approval) HCE/WR

When to complete: Fall or spring semester

3. Professional Development

Minimum # of professional development activities for the year: Optional

List of example elective activities:

  • Career/internship fair
  • Career course
  • Conference, symposium
  • Create or update resume
  • Creative activity (e.g. performance, art exhibition)
  • Graduate school event (e.g., fair, panel, workshop)
  • Health Professions & Prelaw Center (HPPLC) event
  • HHSP professional development event (e.g., IU School of Medicine visit, alumni career talk, graduate school event, lab tour)
  • Informational interview
  • Internship
  • IU professional development event offered by any of the career centers, academic schools/departments, student organizations, or other IU programs (e.g., resume workshop, etiquette dinner, networking event)
  • Job shadowing
  • Meeting with career or HPPLC advisor
  • Practice DAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, NCLEX, OAT
  • Publishing creative activity or research
  • Research
  • Other (discuss with your HHSP advisor for approval)

When to complete: Fall or spring semester

HHSP Academics

Minimum # of academics activities for the year: 1 required

Required activity:

  • HHSP Senior Survey

When to complete: Fall or spring semester

Advising: Optional

Minimum # of diversity activities for the year:  1 required.

Required activity:

  • HHSP Diversity Reflection

When to complete: Fall or spring Semester

List of example optional activities:
  • Alternative spring break trip
  • Courses (e.g. SWK 102 Understanding Diversity in a Pluralistic Society)
  • CultureFest
  • Culture center event
  • Diversity event by other IU groups outside HHSP (e.g. residence halls, Union Board, etc.)
  • First Thursdays
  • HHSP diversity event
  • Overseas experience (mission trip, study abroad)
  • OVPDEMA diversity event (e.g., Potpourri of the Arts, MLK Celebration)
  • Student organization diversity event
  • Themester event
  • Other (discuss with your HHSP advisor for approval)