The Starting Point

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Posted on: April 25th, 2016 by francie No Comments
Dearly beloved
We are gathered here today
2 get through this thing called life.  – Prince, Purple Rain

TRIO Starting Point Weekly Newsletter

April 25-May 1, 2016

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.

“The Final Push” Roundtable Discussion Tuesday, April 26, 2-3pm in Tutoring Center. How to prepare for, manage stress, and tackle finals. Snacks provided.

Stress Less for More Success Thursday, April 28, 12-1pm in T4150. Learn specific strategies you can use to reduce stress’ impact on your success! Snacks provided.

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.

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: Prepare for Success Success in college comes best by planning for it: take time to prioritize what you need to do and make a plan of how you can get it done, say “No” so that you can say “Yes” to your studying, and keep your mind focused on the positive things you are doing each day moving you toward your goal.

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