Tag: Student Life

Photo of a laptop and a person writing on a piece of paper on a table. Photo is from Unsplash: jacqueline-kelly-PeUJyoylfe4
March 16, 2020

Tips for Students to Prepare for Online Learning

How are faculty and students preparing to be successful in the new online environment in which we find ourselves? With much work happening behind the scenes on the faculty side, we want to be sure that students are preparing on their side too. Check out these tips for students.

Students walk down stairs in Talley Student Union during DASA orientation
March 3, 2020

Student Emergency Fund Continues to Help Students Thrive

Since its establishment in 2018, the Student Emergency Fund has made over 150 grants, totaling about $70,000. With donor support, the fund will continue to ensure that no student has to choose between addressing an unexpected hardship and staying enrolled in school.

Eli Whitley headshot photo
May 13, 2019

Five Questions with Eli Whitley

We spoke with student coordinator Eli Whitley, a rising junior in communication, about his involvement in orientation and how he makes new students feel at home.

December 4, 2018

Summer 2019 Orientation Dates

Mark your Calendars for 2019 Summer Orientation! Orientation sessions for first-year and transfer students are college/program specific, so students need to attend the appropriate session for the major/college in which they are accepted and enrolled.