New MTSU students can get ‘freshman’ start at Stud...

New MTSU students can get ‘freshman’ start at Student Success Summit

MTSU personnel will give first-generation freshmen the guidance they need to start their collegiate careers off on the right foot this weekend at the Student Success Summit.

The Student Success Summit is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, in the second-floor ballroom of MTSU’s Student Union Building.

Various speakers will provide tips and techniques on setting goals, affiliating with on-campus groups and maintaining a positive attitude.

The free summit is sponsored by the June Anderson Center for Women and Nontraditional Students and the Intercultural and Diversity Affairs Center.

For more information, contact Barbara Scales, director of the June Anderson Center, at 615-898-2913, or Jonell Hinsey, assistant director for recruitment and diversity at the Intercultural and Diversity Affairs Center, at 615-898-5797.

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