Sample Day for OSLI  

6:00am-8:00am: Optional Workout
Location: The University of Akron's Student Recreation and Wellness Center            

9:00am-10:00am: Breakfast
Location: Student Union or Robertson Café           

10:00am-12:30pm: True Colors -  Personality Assessment
Location: Student Union Conference Room
Presenter: UA's Counseling Center            

12:30pm-1:30pm: Lunch
Location: Student Union or Robertson Café             

1:30pm-4:30pm: National Leadership Speaker–Energizer Olson
Location: Student Union Ballrooms              

4:30pm-5:00pm Small Group Time

5:00pm-6:30pm: Dinner
Picnic at Canal Park

7:00pm-10:00pm: Akron Rubber Ducks Game

10:00pm-11:00pm: Free Time

11:00pm: Lights Out and Room Check

For more information, contact Aysen Ulupinar or Brandon Mikulski at 330.972.5288 or

2015 OSLI Institute Directors:

Aysen Ulupinar, Residence Life and Housing
Brandon Mikulski, Residence Life and Housing

Quotes from OSLI Graduates  

"[OSLI] turned out to be the best weeks of my summer. You will have the experience of a lifetime and memories you will cherish forever." Xavier S., OSLI participant.


"The Institute has given me a new outlook on my educational career. . . [by showing] me that I have hidden potential that I never realized was there." Annalisa C., OSLI participant.


"The experience of OSLI 2009 will stay with me for the rest of my life." Sarah K., OSLI participant.


"[OSLI] has been far better than I ever imagined. I have learned so much and I am leaving here a far better leader that I was when I arrived." Sean B., OSLI participant.


"I've never been in a group before where we've bonded so quickly. One minute I'm not...talking to a lot of people, and the next thing I know we're all talking and laughing together nonstop!" Ryan M., OSLI participant.


"At first I had the mindset that this whole camp was going to be a very boring...but then I quickly realized how wrong I was. [It] has brought me close to so many people. . . [and] I have gained so many skills...that I will use for the rest of my life." Morgan, OSLI participant.


"I'm leaving OSLI with new motivation from my mentor and the speakers who made me believe in myself." Katherine M., OSLI participant.





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