The Luckyday Program

The University of Mississippi








Sophomore Year Experience 2019-2020

The Luckyday Sophomore Year Experience Program at The University of Mississippi is designed to help Luckyday Scholars begin to plan for when they complete their degree. The sophomore experience program builds upon the foundation set by the Luckyday freshman year experience. Luckyday has partnered with The University of Mississippi Career Center and Campus Landscape Services to provide superior professional development opportunities for Luckyday Scholars.  Luckyday sophomores will participate in the following activities in fall 2019 and spring 2020:

  • Sophomore Meeting (Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 7:00p.m. in the LRC Dining Commons)
  • Sophomore Professional Review and Interest Navigation Training (SPRINT) Meetings (October 10-October 18, 2019)
  • Enroll in EDHE333 – Luckyday Forum Class for Spring 2020 –  Class meets every Thursday evening in Spring 2020 from 6-7 p.m.  EDHE333 Course requirements include:
    • Cover Letter and Resume Development
    • Interviewing Skills Training
    • Mock Interview at Career Center
    • 10th Annual Etiquette Dinner (February 2020)
    • Big Event Participation/Leadership (March/April 2020)
    • Emotional Intelligence/Leadership Presentation
    • Community Partners Team Project
    • Attendance at Junior Project Symposium on April 16, 2020

In spring 2020 students will work from the text, Emotionally Intelligent Leadership by Shankman, Allen and Haber-Curran and selected readings provided

For more information on the Luckyday Sophomore Year Experience Program, please contact the Luckyday Program at 662-915-3905

Jeff McManus, Director of Landscape Services speaks to EDHE333 Luckyday Scholars about “Attention to Detail”

EDHE333 Luckyday Scholars during pine straw placement in Luckyday Residential College Courtyard

Dia Buchanan, Assistant Director of the Career Center reviews resume techniques with EDHE333 Luckyday Scholars

EDHE333 Luckyday Scholars at The Big Event in March 2019