College Success Community Resource Fair

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September 23, 2021 | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Join us via Zoom

Welcome • 9:00 - 9:10 a.m.

Please join Gary Flynn, Dean of Learning Success, as he opens up the event with a welcome address! 

Gary Flynn, the Dean of Learning Success, has been with Gateway Technical College since 2001 in a variety of roles, including Library Manager and Dean of Campus Affairs for the Kenosha Campus.  As a first generation college student himself, he enjoys helping students navigate the college while connecting them with resources and services that will make their Gateway experience a successful one. In his spare time, he and his family are foodies and like experiencing restaurants for the first time.

Student Address - Where Do We Go From Here • 9:15 - 9:30 a.m.

Thriving college students not only are academically successful, but also experience a sense of community. Come join this session to hear how you can move forward as a student by embracing your campus community.

Presented by: Karen Draper, Alumni

Building Your Strengths as the World Turns • 9:45 - 10:15 a.m.

As the world continues to change, your strengths will remain the same. Come join this session to hear more about how you can build and use your strengths in an ever-changing world.

Presented by: Terry Simmons, Dean, School of Protective and Human Services

Let’s Get Creative • 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Calling all hobbyists, tinkerers, engineers, inventors and everyone in between. Come learn how you can take your creativity to the next level by using the Fab Lab’s 3D printers, vinyl cutter, mailing machine, 3D scanner and laser engraver to manufacturer anything you can think of. If you can dream it, you make it in the Fab Lab.

Presented by: Fab Lab

Reconnecting with Campus Life • 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.

It’s time to get reconnected! As a Gateway Red Hawk, you will have many opportunities to get involved on campus, explore your interests and form lifelong connections. Join this session to learn more about joining student clubs, exploring study abroad opportunities and serving your community.

Presented by: Trina Muscarella & Lindsey Kosman, Student Life

President Address - Where Do We Go From Here • 1:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Join Gateway Technical College President, Dr. Bryan Albrecht as he delivers an empowering address that will leave you inspired and ready to achieve academic success in an ever-changing world.

Presented by: Bryan Albrecht, EdD & CEO of Gateway Technical College 

Keeping Your Finances Fit • 1:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Join Educators Credit Union as they explore financial fitness by keeping your present, future and emergency financial needs in mind.

Presented by: Educators Credit Union

Nurturing Your Mental Health • 2:15 - 2:45 p.m.

Come join this session to hear how NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Racine County provides advocacy, education, support and public awareness so that all individuals and families affected by mental illness can build better lives. 

Presented by: NAMI

How Your Benefits Can Fund Your Education • 3:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Come hear more about The FoodShare Employment and Training (FSET) program that helps foodshare members build employment skills and find jobs.

Presented by: FSET (FoodShare Employment and Training)  

Open Arms Clinic • 3:45 - 4:15 p.m.

Maintaining healthy routines at home, work or school can provide a sense of control during a time of uncertainty. Join the Open Arms Clinic as they share tips on how to protect and improve your health while practicing social distancing.

Presented by: Open Arms Clinic

Student Panel Wrap-up • 4:30 - 5:00p.m.

Come join our student panelists and Gateway alumni as they share the importance of utilizing campus and community resources to achieve academic success.

Host: Dan Peterson
Moderator: Mike Kegel
Gateway Students: Allyson Jacobson (Kenosha Campus), Renita Kellam (Kenosha Campus), Angela Haney (Gateway Alumni)

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