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Alumni Resources

http://www.facebook.com/TheNTAA
http://www.twitter.com/TheNTAA
National TRiO Alumni Association

 

Academic Resources & Tools

http://www.khanacademy.org/
Looking for FREE Tutoring? Click the link above to browse 1800+ videos by topic.

http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/calculus/
Get information and help in Biology, Calculus, Physics, and Chemistry.

http://lsc.sas.cornell.edu/Sidebars/Study_Skills_Resources/timemgmt.pdf
A printable worksheet to help students manage their time and figure out what they have to do and when, with time management tips 

http://www.law.harvard.edu/current/student-services/taking_notes.pdf
Tips on how to take notes effectively 

http://socialanxietydisorder.about.com/od/copingwithsad/qt/speechprepare.htm
Public Speaking Anxiety & Preparing to give a speech 

http://campushealth.unc.edu/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=515&Itemid=65

http://www.vpul.upenn.edu/lrc/lr/PDF/writer%27s%20block%20%28W%29.pdf
Tips for getting past writer’s block 

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/
Purdue University Online Writing Lab. Includes formatting and style guides (MLA, APA, Chicago style, etc), grammar, mechanics, general writing tips, and more 

http://www.merriam-webster.com/
Online dictionary and thesaurus 

http://www.citationmachine.net/
Citation machine: helps students make sure their citations are in the right format 

http://www.studygs.net/index.htm
Links to many different study guides.   

 

TRiO 

https://www.beloit.edu/mcnair/
Beloit College McNair

https://www.beloit.edu/upwardbound/
Beloit College Upward Bound

http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/trio/index.html 
Federal TRiO       

http://www.coenet.us
Council for Educational Opportunity

http://www.maeopp.org/
Mid American Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel

http://www.waeopp.org/
Wisconsin Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel

 

Financial Aid

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/45040257/ns/us_news-education/
Info about help with student loans

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
Fafsa Free Application for Federal Student Aid

http://www.thesalliemaefund.org/
salliemae

http://www.fastaid.com/
fastaid

http://www.fastweb.com/
fastweb

http://www.studentscholarshipsearch.com/matcher/

Graduate Schools 

http://www.cgsnet.org/Default.aspx?tabid=387
Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) 

http://www.gradschools.com/
Directory of Graduate School Programs 

http://www.petersons.com/
Peterson’s guide 

http://www.stolaf.edu/services/sss/SSSopportunities.html
Guide to Graduate School, GRE Prep, Rankings and Newsgroup 

http://www.ets.org/portal/site/ets/menuitem.3a88fea28f42ada7c6ce5a10c3921509/?vgnextoid=85b65784623f4010VgnVCM10000022f95190RCRD
Educational Testing Services (ETS) 



Career Planning
 

http://www.bls.gov/OCO/
Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook. Gives info on different careers such as training/education needed, earnings, working conditions, and what workers do on the job.