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Events and Activities

  • Fall 2022 Recurring Events

    CAMP Weekly Study Tables

    (No session during fall break from Wednesday, Oct. 19 to Friday, Oct. 21, 2021; no session during Thanksgiving break from Wednesday, Nov. 23 to Friday, Nov. 25)
    Days, Times, and Locations:

    • Mondays from 1 to 3 p.m. in 2722 Wood Hall
    • Tuesdays from 1 to 3 p.m. in Lower-Level Bernhard Center
    • Wednesday and Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. in 1710 Sangren Hall

    Description: Open study hours for all CAMP participants. Please register here before attending your first session. Mentoring for Success Program academic mentors will be available to provide tutoring and answer questions. At the end of the semester, a $25 or $50 WMU Bookstore gift card will be awarded to the participants with the highest attendance. 

    Scholarship Writing Workshops

    Please register here before attending your first session, if you have not already registered with the Mentoring for Success Program this academic year.

    College Assistance Migrant Program

    A series of four, 60-minute workshops for CAMP participants that will start with an overview on how to apply for educational funding. The workshop series will introduce types of funding sources, communication etiquette, scholarship writing tips, and organizing and planning skills.

    Each workshop will have a distinct objective, information, and activities. Students are encouraged to attend all four workshops to gain a full understanding on how to apply for educational funding. 

    • Friday, Sept. 30, at 1 p.m., in 1710 Sangren Hall
    • Friday, Oct. 28, at 1 p.m., in 1710 Sangren Hall
    • Friday, Nov. 18, at 1 p.m., in 1710 Sangren Hall
    • Friday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m., in 1710 Sangren Hall
    Martin Luther King Jr. Student Scholars Program and Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship

    A 60-minute workshop for MLK Scholars and Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship recipients to give an overview on how to apply for educational funding. The workshop will introduce types of funding sources, communication etiquette, scholarship writing tips, and organizing and planning skills. Both workshops will provide the same information; students can choose to attend one of the two workshops. 

    • Friday, Sept. 30, at 11 a.m., location 4550
    • Fridday, Nov. 18, at 11 a.m., location 4550

    Michigan GEAR UP Tutoring

    Tutoring services provided to select middle and high schools by Mentoring for Success Program academic mentors. Please check out the Michigan GEAR UP Program's website for more information.

  • Fall 2022 One-Time Events and Activities

    Fall 2022 Kickoff

    Date: Saturday, Sept. 10
    Time: 10 to noon
    Location: 3120 Sangren Hall
    Mandatory for all program staff.

    October Staff Meeting

    Date: Saturday, Oct. 15
    Time: 10 to noon
    Location: 3120 Sangren Hall
    Mandatory for all program staff.

    November Staff Meeting

    Date: Saturday, Nov. 19
    Time: 10 to noon
    Location: 3120 Sangren Hall
    Mandatory for all program staff.

  • Spring 2023 One-Time Events and Activities

    Spring 2023 Kickoff

    Date: Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023
    Time: 10 to noon
    Location: TBD
    Mandatory for all program staff.

    February Staff Meeting

    Date: Saturday, Feb. 18, 2023
    Time: 10 to noon
    Location: TBD
    Mandatory for all program staff.

    March Staff Meeting

    Date: Saturday, March 25, 2023
    Time: 10 to noon
    Location: TBD
    Mandatory for all program staff.