Wellness Wednesday: Easy Ways to Prepare for your Midterms (Yes, they’re coming!)

Midterms are stressful. Not only are you being tested on your knowledge, it oftentimes is the first time you’re seeing your professor’s testing style. Students sometimes become so overwhelmed by the mere thought of preparing for their midterms and writing their essays, they find it hard to start. While a certain amount of stress surrounding… Continue reading Wellness Wednesday: Easy Ways to Prepare for your Midterms (Yes, they’re coming!)

EMU’s EDGE program, object of envy at state-wide conference!

At this past week’s Equity Within the Classroom state-wide conference for secondary and higher education professionals hosted by Oakland University, a team of EMU’s Holman Success Center staff and graduate students presented a session highlighting EMU’s EDGE program. After learning about many of the program’s components (from pre-campus outreach, to EDGE orientation, to the UNIV101L3… Continue reading EMU’s EDGE program, object of envy at state-wide conference!

It’s a balancing act….

If you looked up the definition of busy in the dictionary, you would not be surprised to see a picture of Jillian Travis staring back at you from the page. Not only is the Tecumseh sophomore in Eastern’s premier elementary education program well on her way to graduation, she also is active on the cheer… Continue reading It’s a balancing act….

Success Coaching

Holman Success Coaches are graduate students who: are personal trainers for college have experience meeting with students can help arrange and prioritize your academic life can connect you to other services when needed can demonstrate ‘how-to-study’ techniques offer one-on-one skill-building workshops Why You Should Meet with a Success Coach Meeting with a Success Coach is… Continue reading Success Coaching