CAREER SERIES: CareerBeam & What To Do With Your Major
Thursday, January 9, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Can't decide on a major or don't know what to do with the one you have? Let us help you! Must complete the "Quick Profile" by January 8.
FAFSA Assistance with Rosie
January 14-16, by appointment
Sign up for a 30-minute appointment to start your renewal FAFSA with estimated values. Bring your FAFSA PINS! FAFSA due February 1.
Living Off Campus
Monday, January 20, 8:00 p.m.
Trying to save money by living off campus? Learn about the options and the application process. Off-campus applications due Friday, January 24!
Monday, January 20 - Friday, March 7
Shake off the winter blues and get in shape for spring. Each time you sign in at the Fitness Center your name is entered for prize drawings.
Academic Wellness: Own Your Own Term
Wednesday, January 22, 7:00 p.m.
Take a look at the motivational factors and academic skills that can impact not only winter term but your entire Knox education and beyond.
Writing Long-ER Papers
Monday, January 27, 7:00 p.m.
The first encounter with a longer (10 pages-plus) college paper can be intimidating. Learn practical approaches to tackling them with confidence.
Telling Your Story & Cover Letters (Emerging Leaders Core Event)
Tuesday, January 28, 7:00 p.m.
Make a good first impression! Learn how to effectively communicate your personal strengths and experiences in interviews and cover letters.
CAREER SERIES: Social Work & Counseling
Thursday, February 6, 6:00 p.m.
Learn more about career opportunities and educational preparation in counseling and social service. Pizza provided. Must RSVP by February 5.
Monday, February 10, 7:00 p.m.
Learn how to make your grad/professional school, internship, and scholarship applications stand out from the crowd.
Knox TRIO Day
Friday, February 21, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Help celebrate National TRIO Day! Swing by the TRIO Office in your favorite TRIO shirt for a picture and share why you LOVE TRIO!
CAREER SERIES: Business & Finance
Tuesday, February 25, 4:00 p.m.
PNC Bank representatives will discuss the academic preparation for opportunities within the field of finance. Cocoa and cookies will be served.
TRIO Day of Service: Community Kitchen
Thursday, February 27, 5:00-6:30 p.m. / 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Central Congregational Church
Show some love to the local community in honor of National TRIO Day and volunteer to serve a meal at the Knox Prairie Community Kitchen with TRIO. Two shifts available: 5:00-6:30 p.m. and/or 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Coffee Talk with Emily Anderson
Wednesday, March 5, 7:00 p.m.
Associate Professor of English Emily Anderson will share her journey in academia as a TRIO-eligible student. One medium beverage provided.
FAFSA Data Retrieval with Rosie
March 5-6, by appointment
Sign up for a 30-minute appointment to make corrections to your FAFSA with 2013 tax information. Bring your FAFSA PINs and completed 1040s!
Reading Day Lunch
Wednesday, March 12, 12:00-2:00 p.m.
"I have enjoyed the events I attended and am definitely thankful for all the great resources the TRIO program has to offer."