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Student Enrichment Program

Summer Bridge Program 2015

 

Summer Bridge Peer Advisors Application (Open Now!) Due February 13, 2015 at 5pm

 

Summer Bridge (participant) application coming soon

 

 

The purpose of Summer Bridge:

 

To “bridge the gap” between high school and college by providing exposure and orientation to the campus environment; to educate students about campus and community resources; and to assist students in building skills that will support them to degree completion.

 

If selected, students will receive at no cost

  • Two graded college credits for participating in the Summer Bridge Program

  • Early move-in to your assigned residence hall room

  • Residential living, dining, and entertainment

  • Exposure to campus and community resources

  • Workshops & activities designed to prepare you for success at WOU such as:

    • Writing your first college paper

    • Budgeting and personal finances

    • Panel programs with current SEP students on transitioning into college life

    • Social events and community service

    • Additional workshop s by WOU professional staff and faculty

    • Initial intake and academic advisement appointments

What do former Summer Bridge students say?

 

~"I just LOVED it!! Thanks to all the SEP staff =]"

~"It was an AWESOME experience and I would definitely recommend it to every student that has goals to reach and dreams to succeed."

~" Thank you, thank you, thank you. I had a blast and would recommend this for all freshmen to apply they will make life long friends. I greatly appreciate it :)"

~"I liked meeting other students that were just as scared as I was to go to college. I have made so many friends."

~"I would say this has been one the most amazing experience ever."

~"I really loved how summer bridge felt like a home away from home atmosphere."

 

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Sample Agenda:

2012 Summer Bridge agenda Click Here

 

 

Summer Bridge 2014 Peer Advisors:

 

Jacob Hampton Yazmin Alvarez Joleen Braasch Jake Herndon Han Nguyen

Jacob Hampton

Hometown: Stayton, OR

Major: Exercise Science

Class Standing: Senior

Fun Fact: "I've played both tennis and volleyball for 12 years".

Yazmin Alvarez

Hometown: Hermiston, OR

Class Standing: Senior

Major: Psychology

Joleen Braasch

Hometown: Salem, OR

Class Standing: Junior

Major: Education with a focus in middle/high language arts

Fun Fact: "I have been skydiving"

 

Jake Herndon

Hometown: Keizer, OR

Class Standing: Sophomore

Major: Communications

Fun Fact: "I love Nike slip on slippers"

Han Nguyen

Hometown: Gresham, OR

Class Standing: Junior

Major: Biology

Fun Fact: "This is my fourth year speaking English. I can play the piano backwards".

 

Gerardo Garibay Angela Kimball Hector Virgen Dominique Figueroa Megan Leach

Gerardo Garibay:

Hometown: Independence, OR

Class Standing: Sophomore

Major: Undecided

Angela Kimball

Hometown: Coos Bay, Oregon

Class standing: Sophomore

Major: Criminal Justice

Fun Fact: "I have studied Mixed

Martial Arts for 11 years, and have

placed in national tournaments".

Hector Virgen-Marquez

Hometown: Hood River, OR

Class standing: Sophomore

Major: Criminal Justice

Fun Fact: "I am trilingual (English, Spanish, French), and I plan on hopefully one day studying abroad in France".

Dominique Figueroa

Hometown: Hood River, OR

Class Standing: Sophomore

Major: Criminal Justice

Fun Fact: "I enjoy playing soccer and basketball".

Megan Leach

Hometown: Lincoln City, OR

Class Standing: Sophomore

Major: Visual Communication Design

Fun Fact: "I am both a traditional and digital artist. One of the things that I draw often are animals dressed up in fancy attire, I find great amusement in this".

 

 

 

 

 

Summer Bridge Photos:

 

SB2012SBSBSummer Bridge 2011SB 2012SB2012SB 201SB2012SB 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact

Student Enrichment Program 503-838-8550 | or e-mail: sep@wou.edu

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