Freshmen Forum Overview
All freshmen are required to attend DSU Freshmen Forums that are held throughout the semester. Freshman Forums are generally held in the Education and Humanities Building (EH Building) on scheduled Thursdays from 11:00 am - 11:50 am, which is the University’s Common Hour.
- Inform students of the key roles that they must play in having a successful collegiate experience.
- Provide positive role models; expose students to the process of positive self-presentation and networking.
- Motivate students to pursue vigorously the precepts of excellence and achievement; and
- Introduce opportunities for leadership development.
Please read the dress code and the house rules for Freshmen Forum requirements.
Inspiring and motivating guest speakers are invited to speak to students and share insights, experiences, and offer words of wisdom to encourage students as they strive for excellence in their personal/professional development.
Past Speakers: Kevin Powell - Leadership and Goal Setting / S. Renee Smith - Paradigm Shifts: Self Esteem