March 2020

Newsletter

Table of Contents

  • Upcoming Important Dates
  • TRIO FESP Tutoring
  • Student Summer Jobs 2020
  • Summer Financial Aid forms
  • Scholarship Winner
  • Pinning Ceremony

Upcoming Important Dates

  • March 2nd- 6th: Spring Break
  • March 9th: Classes resume
  • March 10: Priority Registration Begins
  • March 16: Last day to withdraw from classes

TRIO FESP Drop-In Tutoring!

Want to hear some fun facts about our new TRIO Drop-In Tutoring program. We have a variety of individuals who tutor in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, Special Education, and Secondary Education and multiple classes within each of these program of study.


Did you know this program is created to be inclusive?


Here are the many ways you can utilize the tutoring program.


  • Stop by during the available hours.
  • Drop-off items for review or editing (such as papers, presentations, etc.)
  • Email in items for review (papers, presentations, etc.)
  • Schedule a phone/text/chat/video conversation (see front desk staff for help).
  • Email in questions.


Use this email for tutoring requests: coehd_fesp@wmich.edu


Please be specific in what you are requesting and provide adequate documentation such a s a syllabus information of assignment.

Student Summer Jobs

TRIO FESP Participants!


Are you looking to stay on campus this summer and find a job? If you're looking to work on campus, click the link below to find campus employment and learn more about it!https://wmich.edu/career/campus


Looking for a job in Kalamazoo but not on campus? Click the link below to learn more about Indeed.com and summer employment opportunities.

https://www.indeed.com/q-Summer-l-Kalamazoo,-MI-jobs.html


Looking for a job in the Metro Detroit area? Many Detroit families are in need of tutoring for their children over the summer! Locate the jobs by clicking the link below to learn more about tutoring positions this summer!

https://www.indeed.com/q-College-Student-l-Detroit,-MI-jobs.html


Looking for a job in the Chicago area? Many internship opportunities are happening this summer and you don't want to miss out on applying! Click the link below to locate the positions and jobs!

https://www.simplyhired.com/search?q=summer+jobs+for+college+students&l=chicago%2C+il&job=o_3jZmYPz8l33sEUUJMH_ivlfBHsh5nHQ_OCK8RPB5dJJFJPAKSZEA


Looking for a babysitting position in your specific hometown/area? Click the link below and explore on Care.com. Thousands of moms and families are looking for babysitters everyday! This website is also great for other employment options such as caring for an elder, grocery shopping for someone, dog sitting, and house sitting!

http://care.com

Summer I & II Financial Aid Applications

If you are planning to take summer I and/or II classes and need financial aid assistance please complete the application.

Scholarship Winner

Polina was the only TRiO student from WMU that won the annual MI-CAPP scholarship for the 20/21 academic year. There is an opportunity for TRiO students to apply for this scholarship every year on micapp.org. Please ensure to take advantage of this opportunity and reach out to the TRiO FESP office if you have any questions.

College of Education & Human Development (CEHD) Education Pinning Ceremony

The CEHD Education Pinning Ceremony is an event that welcomes students into their profession as they complete the final requirements for professional certification.
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