December 2017

"Everyone teaches, everyone learns"- Anonymous

Table of Contents

  • Upcoming Dates
  • Finals Week Stress Reliever
  • Scholarship Deadline Reminders
  • SAT Prep
  • A Year in Review
  • Suggestions
  • New Year's Resolutions

Upcoming Dates

  • December 11-12: Finals Week Stress Reliever Grab Bags
  • December 11-15: Final Exam Week
  • December 16: Fall 2017 Semester Ends
  • December 22-January 1: Holiday Recess- WMU Closed
  • December 31: TRiO FESP Grant Aid Application Due
  • January 8: Spring Semester Classes Begin at 8 a.m.

Finals Week Stress Reliever

Feeling stressed about finals? Stop by the FESP office for a Finals Week Stress Reliever Grab Bag!

When: December 11 and 12, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: The TRiO FESP Office in Sangren Hall

Scholarship Deadline Reminders

December 31, 2017: TRiO FESP Grant Aid Application Due

January 15, 2018: CEHD Scholarship Application Due

February 15, 2018: WMU Endowed Scholarship Application Due

SAT Prep

SAT Registration Dates

  • Register by February 9th to take the SAT on March 10th, 2018
  • Register by April 6th to take the SAT on May 5th, 2018
  • Register by May 3rd to take the SAT on June 2nd, 2018


SAT Prep books and study guides are available in the TRiO FESP Office. Contact your advisor if you are not sure which sections you need to take.

Register for the SAT

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A Year in Review (Click the photos for more information)

Other TRiO FESP Events/Workshops

Other things TRiO has done this year:


  • Hosted monthly discussions covering topics related to the teacher education program and what to expect after graduation.
  • Offered time management and financial literacy workshops during Spring semester.
  • Coordinated an opportunity for students to work at Lindon Grove Middle School to tutor high school volleyball players on specific subjects.
  • TRiO students presented the teaching program to TRiO Upward Bound students.
  • Students went on the Kalamazoo Metro Transit to tour the Kalamazoo Area.
  • A FESP student is currently working with Communities In Schools at Maple Street Middle School to help with the after school program.

Suggestions?

New Year's Resolutions

  • "My new year's resolution is to do well in the spring semester!" - Jessie Foster
  • "My new year's resolution is to drink more water and stay hydrated." - Anonymous
  • "My new year's resolution is to get my GPA to a 3.5!!!" - Anonymous