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Eagle expeditions: stretching comfort zones

Eagle expeditions: stretching comfort zones

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

August 27, 2018

Every week The Shield will feature a student who spent time in another country over the summer. This week, Eli True shared about his time in China through the Cultural Clarity Experience.  Before July, Eli True had never been on a train, flew in an airplane, or seen the ocean.   The seni...

Sessions teach stress relief

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 16, 2016

The Counseling Center, Housing and Residence Life, Student Support Services and the university Social Work Department are sponsoring “Mindful Mondays.” Each day is a chance to learn peace of mind techniques and stress relief skills. Sessions cover different aspects of ways of improving one’s ...

Student Support Services offers FAFSA help

Gabi Wy, News Editor

February 9, 2016

Student Support Services is offering free help to students in filling out the FAFSA forms each Friday in February. The "FAFSA Friday" sessions will be 9 to 11 a.m. Feb. 12, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Feb. 19, and 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 26. All sessions will be in ED 1126.

$1.1 million grant funds student ‘one-stop shop’

$1.1 million grant funds student ‘one-stop shop’

Gabi Wy

August 18, 2015

  The university received a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education designated toward Student Support Services (SSS) that will mainly fund the staff needed to manage students within its program, said Academic Coordinator Theresa Ohning. “It would be nice if we were looking at more money goin...

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