We visited Central Michigan University and got to go over some of the expectations for entering and applying to graduate school. We took a tour of the campus and were able to make some wonderful connections with CMU students and staff. We also visited the Ziibiwing Cultural Center where we took an in-depth tour of the museum and got to learn about the local Native American communities past, present and future.
We took students to tour Grand Rapids famous ArtPrize event. Different art pieces were viewed and discussed.
We joined with the TRiO SSS Traditional and TRiO TPSS to put on a seminar geared toward study abroad. We had a student panel who presented on their personal study abroad experiences as well as a presentation from Padnos International Center.
We attended the largest collaboration of student organizations on GV's campus!
Orientation for Fall 2017 semester. We got to meet other students in the TRIO STEM-HS program and we made motivation posters for Arbor Circle in Grand Rapids, MI.
On July 27, a small group of TRiO STEM volunteers served dinner and ice cream to the homeless and disadvantaged clients of the agency in downtown Grand Rapids.
On July 14, TRiO STEM went to Michigan State University for a graduate school visit. We spent the morning learning about the graduate school process and what is offered at MSU. We then did a brief self-guided tour. After our visit we went to MPHI (Michigan Public Health Institute to learn about the many opportunities for students (current and after graduation) with their agency.
2017 Winter Academic Achievement Celebration! We honored students who were graduating and made the Dean's List. Food, fellowship and a motivational speaker rounded this fun filled event.
Ferris State University Graduate / Cultural Trip - Winter 2017
TRIO Spring Break 2017 - Washington D.C
Lunch and Learn with Dr. Moore - Winter 2017
Winter 17 blasted in with our Winter Wonderland event. We made cards for the homeless.
Finals week care packages being put together for the end of the Fall semester
Fall 2016 began with all three TRiO programs hosting an opening house.