Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA)
“SOTA fosters the personal and professional development of occupational therapy (OT) students as well as those interested in learning more about the profession. Members are encouraged to actively participate in community service projects and to strive for educational excellence.
In addition, SOTA advocates for students and professionals in the OT field and strives for recognition of OT as a valuable career. The groups consistently follows current trends in the field and looks to find ways to engage in environments and experiences that elicit teamwork with other occupational therapists, organizations and health professionals across disciplines. Through educational programs, community service initiatives and social activities, SOTA creates mentoring and networking opportunities within and beyond the classroom setting.”
Please read the rest of the featured SOTA article and video on Kean Exchange. For more information, including reading the organization constitution, emailing your board members, and registering for service hours, please visit SOTA on Cougar Link.
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Executive Board for the 2019/2020 Academic Year:
President: Samantha Kantor
Vice President: Amelia Chulyakov
Secretary: Therese D'Adezzio
Treasurer: Claudia Salinas
Public Relations: Maria Del Mar Rivera
AOTA Student Delegate: TBD
Faculty Advisor: Professor Claire Mulry, OTD, OTR, CAPS
Contact Us: email@example.com
Please visit your Cougar Link account online in order to read the SOTA constitution. Membership requirements are found there. Thank you!
Meetings & Events
Fall 2019-Spring 2020 General Body Meetings (GBM) and Events
September 9, 2019: OT mentor/mentee mixer
September 16, 2019: General Body Meeting #1
September 30, 2019: General Body Meeting #2
October 3, 2019: Kean Health Fair
October 14, 2019: General Body Meeting #3
October 18, 2019: Older Adult Prom
October 27, 2019: Therapalooza
October 28, 2019: General Body Meeting #4
November 11, 2019: General Body Meeting #5
December 2, 2019: General Body Meeting #6