First-Year Programs

Be My Guest

Invite your faculty member for a free lunch or coffee break! 

Invite your professor for a free lunch to get to know more about them.    Do they have a hobby?  Why teaching?  What is their favorite restaurant on Fort Street Mall? Or do they prefer the Dining Commons?

Be My Guest is intended to cultivate student-faculty interaction and extend learning outside the classroom. To participate, simply invite your professor and 1-3 classmates.  Select what, when, and where.  Register and enjoy!

WHO: Students enrolled in and faculty teaching lower-division courses (1000 and 2000 levels).

WHAT: Coffee or Lunch

WHERE:

  • Hawai‘i Loa Dining Commons
  • An OCMP Location
  • A Downtown Starbucks

WHEN: Spring: January 21 - April 25, 2014 [Last day to register is April 21].

To Register

E-mail readysetgo@hpu.edu from your HPU account.  Include all of the following information:

  • Instructor Name & HPU Email (hpu.edu emails only)
  • Date of Event   
  • HPU Course
  • Student Names & HPU Emails (my.hpu.edu emails only)
  • Location

 Registration requests must be received electronically more than two (2) business days before event. Incomplete or inaccurate requests will not be processed.

Information to Know

  • Faculty may also invite students in their lower-division courses to participate. 
  • Group size is limited to five (5) members. At least one (1) faculty member and two (2) students must participate per event. 
  • Students must be enrolled in a lower division course taught by the faculty member during the current semester. 
  • The number of groups is limited each month.  Please plan ahead.
  • A group member is responsible for picking up vouchers from the Center for Student Life and First-Year Programs (MP 105) between 8 am and 5 pm, Monday through Friday, excluding University Holidays.
  • Groups must stay within an allotted budget and provide receipts.
  • No exceptions to stated procedures.

For questions or additional information, email readysetgo@hpu.edu.