The Starting Point

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Weekly News

Posted on: April 11th, 2016 by francie No Comments
“If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.” — Peace Pilgrim

TRIO Starting Point Weekly Newsletter

Celebrate Success Luncheon  Thursday, April 14, 11:30-1:30, T1400 (NOTE: room change) Take a break and celebrate your accomplishments with friends and lunch! We’ll be recognizing 35 years of Starting Point, our graduates and transferring students, amazing instructors, and YOU! Open house event – Come when you can!

Thinking of withdrawing? Meet with your advisor to discuss options, update your plan, and talk about future courses. Deadline is Tuesday, April 19.

Share your opinion and you could WIN! Complete the short Starting Point evaluation online by Tuesday, May 10 to get entered in our drawing for a variety of prizes. Evaluation here. Graduating or transferring? Take this one instead.

TRIO Grant Aid Check out the application on Starting Point’s D2L dropbox. Read the requirements and submit your application early. Ask your advisor if you have questions.

FAFSA time! It’s time to apply to apply for financial aid once again. If you file taxes, wait three weeks before doing your FAFSA. Advisors are happy to help!

Summer & Fall Registration Don’t wait to register! Do it now! Talk with your advisor about planning your best semesters and ask about Starting Point’s special fall course options.

Tip of the Week: Little by Little Study a little bit each day so that your brain is not overloaded right before the exam! You will be more relaxed and confident in your skills and abilities.

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