TTU TRIO SSS

December News!

WELCOME STUDENTS!

We are excited to officially welcome you to TTU SSS! You have joined a select group of students in pursuit of academic excellence and success. We believe each of you have amazing potential and will do great things. As you prepare for finals and the winter break, please consider our announcements below and let us know if we can be of assistance to you. We are rooting for you all the way from Doak Hall!
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ACE THOSE FINALS!

We now have FREE ONLINE Tutoring Available for TTU Student Support Services students only!


Tutors are available 24/7 for online tutoring. We encourage you to use this service as you prepare for finals!


How to Access:

· Go to www.tutor.com/texastechsss

· Sign in with your username/password [username: use your ttu e-mail/psw: triosss]

· Scroll over the relevant Tutoring Center and select your subject to be connected to a tutor

· After you will work with a tutor, you can:

o Print your session or share it via email or Facebook

o Review your session again at any time

o Save your tutor as a “Favorite”


Please contact alejandra.munoz@ttu.edu if you have any problems logging in.

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ATTENTION: WE ARE MOVING!

As of MONDAY, December 7, 2015, our SSS offices will be moving to Doak Hall 120


We invite you to stop by and check out your NEW space and enjoy:


  • a quiet study space
  • FREE printing



WE HOPE TO SEE YOU SOON!

WIN A FREE MEAL!

We challenge each of you to tell AT LEAST 10 of your friends about TTU TRIO SSS. Your name will be entered into a drawing to win a free meal at your favorite restaurant (courtesy of Mrs. Muñoz) every time you refer a new applicant in the months of December and January. To enter the drawing, the applicant must tell us he/she heard about SSS from you during their interview. The winner will be announced next month.


Please help me Congratulate Tatyana Gains! She is the November Challenge Winner!

STAY IN THE KNOW! SIGN UP FOR TEXT ALERTS!

Don't miss out on everything SSS has to offer. Sign up for Text Alerts TODAY!


Remind 101 is a one-way text and email messaging system. All personal information remains completely confidential.


To Sign up for TTU SSS Text Message System via Text.

Text @techsss to 81010

You can opt-out at any time by replying: "unsubscribe @techsss"


To Sign up for TTU SSS Text Message System via Email

Send an email to techsss@mail.remind.com

You can opt-out at any time by replying: "unsubscribe" in the subject line


Note: TTU SSS will not bombard you with texts. SSS will only send texts concerning im-portant information or upcoming events through Remind 101.

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STAY BUSY THIS WINTER BREAK

You have 42 days from the last day of finals to the first day of the spring semester. How will you spend your time? Here are a few suggestions:


*Get money for college! Earning a scholarship for next year starts now. Complete the Continuing Student Scholarship by February 1, 2016: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/scholarships/currentStudentsScholarships.php

*Is graduate school your goal? Look up potential programs, their requirements and deadlines. Be proactive and put a list together!


*Update your resume. Don't know where to start? E-mail your SSS advisor and we can help! We are available up until December 23, 2015 and then again after January 2, 2016.


*Relax, refresh, recharge. Take some time to yourself and enjoy the break!

REMINDERS AFTER WINTER BREAK:

*schedule a meeting with your SSS advisor in the month of January-first week of February

*receive the schedule of spring workshops & events at your first meeting of the spring semester
*stop by our office to receive SSS welcome swag
*set goals!