Issue 73, March 5, 2015

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When Instructors go MIA: 6 Things Students can accomplish during Faculty No Appointment Periods

By Layla Abdullah-Poulos '10, graduate student, SUNY Empire State College

You’ve seen it on college calendars and in your student organizer. The Faculty No Appointment (FNA) period is a time during the academic year when access to instructors is extremely limited. ... MORE

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Library assistance now available 24/7

Heather Shalhoub, information resources coordinator, Academic Affairs

The Empire State College library has launched a pilot program as part of the library’s six-month preliminary participation in Ask Us 24/7, a reference service provided by New York librarians. ... MORE

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Seeking Nominations and Applications for this Year’s Student Service Award

By Danielle Boardman, coordinator of student life, Academic Affairs

The Service Award was created to recognize and honor the students that selflessly commit their time to improving their community and college as well as the well-being of other people. ... MORE

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Make More Money through Empire State College

By Kristina Delbridge, director of financial aid, Financial Aid Office

Do you like money? Are you interested in learning how to earn some? Federal Work Study is one of the most overlooked funding sources at non-traditional college campuses like Empire State College. ... MORE

Other News

Are you SAD? Winter Blues in Detail, By Samantha E. Williams, student, SUNY Empire State College; assistant editor, The Student Connection

Applications Being Accepted for Student Service Award, Danielle Boardman, coordinator student life, Academic Affairs

Free Graduate Information Sessions at Empire State Plaza Office, By Susan Eve Tepper Leclair, recruitment specialist, Empire State Plaza Office

Did You Know

Laughing matters! Come to the workshop at the Student Wellness Retreat.

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Article Contributors

Layla Abdullah-Poulous

Danielle Boardman

Kristina Delbridge

Heather Shalhoub

Susan Eve Tepper Leclair

Samantha Williams

Take the Next Step

Ready to advance your education and career? There’s no time like the present. Apply now, or learn more about SUNY Empire at one of our information sessions.