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Freshman Year Tips:

  • Get to know your RA, your roommate and others in your residence hall.
  • Get Organized. Become an expert on course requirements and due dates.
  • Find the ideal place for you to study.
  • Go to class (and hand in your assignments on time).
  • Learn good stress management techniques and use them.
  • Meet with your professors.
  • Get to know your academic adviser.
  • Get involved on campus.
  • Make healthy choices if you choose to drink / party.
  • Make time for you.
  • Make connections with students in your classes.
  • Stay healthy - get plenty of sleep, exercise and eat regular nutritious snacks & meals.
  • Seek a balance in your academic, work, and social / partying life.
  • Learn to cope with homesickness.
  • Keep track of your money.
  • Be prepared to feel overwhelmed. Talk with other students. You're not alone.
  • Seek help at University Counseling when you need it.

 

Please contact Sarah Lueck - Student Coordinator gorillasinyourmidst1@gmail.com or Taylor Panczer at 620-235-4062 or by email at tpanczer@pittstate.edu for more information. Or stop by our office in the Campus Activities Center, 109 Overman Student Center. 

February GAB Events:

Thursdays with "U"

Comedian, Gibran Saleem will be performing in the Overman Student Center Uclub on Thursday, February 1st at 7pm.

Sex in the Ballroom

GAB will have a booth at SVP's Sex in the Ballroom. This will take place in the OSC Ballroom on Tuesday, February 13th at 7pm.

MEGA MOVIE MONDAY: Coco Premiere 

GAB will be showing Coco on Monday, February 26th at 7pm in the OSC Uclub Movie Theater.

Stressed Out?

Sressed Gorilla

Feeling Stressed? Test Anxiety? Log off in one of the five massage chairs in the Relaxation Room adjacent to the U-Club in Overman Student Center or try one of these useful Relaxation/Visualization Exercises!