Academic News


Library to Host Online Orientation on Oct. 22

October 20, 2020

The Library will be hosting an online orientation on Thursday, Oct. 22, from 8-8:30 a.m. The Library offers many services and resources online and at any time of the day or night. By attending the orientation, you'll learn how to search for articles and eBooks, find a research guide for your program or major and get one-on-one help from a librarian, including 24/7 chat.

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School of Communications Internship Program Implements New Success Plans using Starfish

October 12, 2020

Trezette Dixon, director, School of Communications Internship Program, has set up the Success Plans for students who want to do internships during the pandemic. This is a five-part plan that provides a task-oriented "To Do" List to guide students through the internship preparation, search, and acquisition process and ultimately lead to the internship class, MDST 4950 majors in the School of Communications concurrently with their internship experience.

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New Student Features Launching in Starfish Oct.19

October 09, 2020

The Student Success Portal, powered by Starfish, will launch some exciting new students' features on Oct. 19. Some features included a redesigned Dashboard, a calendar section that includes students’ course schedules and a notifications section that will include all of a student’s tracking items – with or without due dates.

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