Weekly Recap – May 8

Week of 5/4 Recap

Thank you to everyone for your continued hard work and diligence through these challenging times. We wish everyone continued good health and safety.

Spring 2020 Commencement Celebration

Roosevelt will hold a virtual Commencement celebration on Friday, June 26. We plan to make this day engaging and memorable for our graduates and their families and friends. Details of the ceremony will be sent soon. The University will be reaching out for you to share favorite photos, stories, video messages and words of encouragement to make that day truly special.

Student Experience Today: Info Session

On Tuesday, May 5, Jamar Orr, vice president of student affairs and dean of students, hosted a webinar about how the Office of Student Affairs quickly responded to the COVID-19 crisis, our support programs in place, updates on the CARES Act, Roosevelt’s Laker Grant and findings from the recent student survey.

Watch the virtual session

Presidential Town Hall

On Friday, May 8, President Malekzadeh shared plans to discuss return to campus, updates on the integration, graduation alternatives, federal grant monies and highlights from the recent student, staff and faculty surveys.

Watch the town hall

Stay in Touch. Update Your Contact Info.

Over the past few weeks, we have been making wellness calls to students to check in and answer any questions they may have. If you haven’t heard from us, it may be because we’re missing your phone number. We want to make sure you are receiving important updates from Roosevelt, so please make sure your contact information is up to date by submitting this form.

Share Some Good News

Whether it’s a message to your classmates or coworkers, a new recipe you learned or something inspiring at home or in your community, we want to hear how you’re staying safe, healthy and happy. Share some good news with us.

Have a great week!