April 2018

"Everyone teaches, everyone learns" -Anonymous

Table of Contents

  • Important Upcoming Dates
  • Spring 2018 Final Exam Schedule
  • Policy Seminar
  • Student Leadership Summit
  • Finals Week Stress Reliever
  • Education Career Fair
  • Job Opportunities
  • SAT Registration
  • Schedule Appointment with an Advisor

Important Upcoming Dates

April 17: TRiO Cord Ceremony

April 18: Education Career Fair

April 23 and 24: Finals Week Stress Reliever

April 23 to April 26: Finals Week

April 28: Last Day of Spring Semester

April 28: Commencement

Policy Seminar

Harmony Williams took three TRiO FESP Participants to attend the 2018 Annual Policy Seminar in Washington D.C. March 11th through March 15th. Participants advocated to Congress to support TRiO Programs nationwide and to increase the TRIO budget for the upcoming school year as well as amendments needed to the PROSPER act! TRiO programs are important to numerous of students and we will need continued support. If you want to share your story about how TRiO has impacted your life, please reach out to a TRiO FESP staff member!

Student Leadership Summit

On March 2nd and 3rd, three TRiO FESP participants attended the Student Leadership Summit in Battle Creek, MI. This is a leadership seminar for high school and college students alike through TRiO programs across the state. Participants had an opportunity to attend workshops on how to build on their leadership, professional skills, as well as conducted workshops on topics such as proper etiquette and public speaking.
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Education Career Fair

  • The 30th Annual Education Career Fair is held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Bernhard Center's East Ballroom on WMU's Main Campus in Kalamazoo. This event is for K-12 education professionals to meet schools' district personnel. Direct questions to Career and Student Employment Services at career-fair@wmich.edu or (269) 387-2745.

Job Opportunities