TRIO SSP

TRIO SSP

Other Resources

Other Resources

Stay healthy – mind and body

Dr. Mom's Guide to College image: offsite link – a college professor and mom gives some very helpful advice!
College Eating and Fitness 101: A Guide for College Students image: offsite link – how to eat healthy in the dorm
Healthy Romantic Relationships During College image: offsite link – learn how to establish and maintain a healthy and mutually satisfying relationship
How to Stay Stressed image: offsite link – you'll laugh when you read it, but you'll learn something, too

Good tips

12 Money Management Tips for College Students image: offsite link – make your money last through the semester
Success at College Requires New Attitude – an open letter to incoming freshmen at WMU that was published in the Western Herald.

Study Skills Self Help Informationimage: offsite link includes online Study Skills Workshops on test taking, textbook reading comprehension, and study skills as well as lots of very useful information for improving study skills.

Miscellaneous

Mentoring image: offsite link – an article by Gregory Dennis.

America Reads

At more than 1100 colleges and universities, students earn financial aid by tutoring children and families in reading. WMU supports and participates in The America Reads Challenge by placing work-study eligible student tutors in community schools where they help elementary school children improve their reading skills.

If you are interested, please contact Brenda Case-Parris or call 269-387-2745 in the Career and Student Employment Services office.


Community service work-study positions

Community Service Work Study positions allow you to earn your federal work-study award at local non-profit agencies. This offers unique opportunities for students interested in careers in human services to gain insight and field-related skills and experience, and to begin building a professional network. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone that would like to get connected with the local community.

* Community Service Work Study Employment positions are posted daily on BroncoJOBS.

If you are interested, please contact Brenda Case-Parris or call 269-387-2745 in the Career and Student Employment Services office.

 

 

TRIO Student Success Program
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5303 USA
269.387.4440 | 269.387.4418 Fax
ssp_adv@wmich.edu