March 2014

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March 2014                     From the Office for First-Year Experience                                        Issue 3


Mark Your Calendars

Emerging Leaders Session 3
Wednesday, March 19th
4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
LSC Ballroom

Contact: Meredith Conrey, 936.294.3467 or

Real Talk with CJ: Terry Biehunko, former U.S. Secret Service Agent
Thursday March 20th
2:00 p.m.
Hazel B. Kerper Courtroom

Student Money Management Workshop: Apocalypse Prepping
Monday March 24th
6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.
LSC Ballroom

Go over lifesaving prepping techniques that will allow you to outwit and outlast even the best doomsday preppers. Pizza and drinks will be provided.

Wednesday, March 26th
8:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Johnson Coliseum

Wiz Khalifa and Capital Cities will perform on campus.
For tickets: Johnson Coliseum Box Office No. 2


We're here to help!

Drop by our office in ABIV, call (936.294.3422) or email (!

Preparing for Registration

Registration for fall 2014 classes begins the week of March 24. Are you ready?

  I’ve reviewed my fall schedule with my academic advisor

  • If you haven’t met with an advisor, contact your advisor today. If you’re a Pre-Nursing student and you haven’t been advised, book an appointment now!

 I’ve mapped out all of the classes that I’ll be taking in the fall

  • Print out this chart  to help you map out your schedule

 I know what time registration opens for me

How to Graduate On Time

The power of study groupsWhile most students aim to graduate in 4 years, your timeline will depend on your own unique circumstances.

> > >Read the full article

Taking Summer Courses

6th week check-in at SHSUTaking summer courses will give you something to do over the break and help you to graduate on the timeline you’ve set for yourself.

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