First Year Experience – HU110 | Course

In addition to welcoming students into the campus community, the course introduces the Pathway to Empowerment which builds upon the College’s Mission and Vision.

Welcome to Lake Erie College First Year Experience

HU 110: Introducing the Pathway to Empowerment (P2E)

All incoming first-year students will enroll in the HU 110: Introducing the Pathway to Empowerment course as a way of officially transitioning into the LEC community. This one-credit hour course meets every Wednesday throughout the fall from 3:30 - 4:20 p.m. and involves both common experiences as well as small group classroom discussions.

This course covers each of the four elements: Self-Discovery, Developing Strong Personal Attributes, Creative Problem Solving, and Balancing Personal and Professional Goals with the Needs of Others, and is designed to set students on the right path and inspire them to reach their full potential.

What to expect in the HU 110 course:

  • An introduction to the four phases of the Pathway to Empowerment 

  • Panel presentations featuring students, alumni, and inspiring professionals

  • Opportunities for students to work alongside peers and instructors in small group settings 

  • An understanding of the resources and tools available to help students succeed both academically and personally 

  • A platform for students to explore their interests, make connections, and take action in ways that positively impact their community

What is your why?

Why did you choose to come to Lake Erie? 

What drives your passion?

What legacy do you want to leave?

The HU 110 class gives students an opportunity to explore their interests and passions. Throughout the semester, students will research and develop a project of their choosing so they can begin to leave their mark on the LEC community.

Previous Keynote Speaker: Marsita Ferguson

Watch Marsita speak about balancing personal and professional growth with the needs of others.

What is the Pathway to Empowerment?

Pathway to Empowerment (P2E)

The Pathway to Empowerment (P2E) signature program takes students on a journey of transformation that leads to a life of personal significance and professional success. This program is designed to empower our students to reach their full potential at Lake Erie College and beyond.

First Year Experience – HU110 Faculty