Category: Student Trustee Column

Posted on: April 20, 2023 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee Hasan bids farewell to post; highlights more hidden gems

Dear my fellow students, The year has passed us as quickly as it came. We are now in April. This is my last article I am writing to you as your Student Trustee. It was last April when I made my promise to make Moraine Valley Community College a better place for its students. I wanted to see students utilizing resources and opportunities that are here for them. I noticed…

Posted on: March 16, 2023 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee: Protect your financial health with these resources

Graphic by Sarah Schudt Spring has almost sprung, and the flowers are blooming. The same is true for you. We have spent almost a year together through academics, working hard toward our goals, and we are almost at the finish line.  Today I will highlight resources that encourage financial wellness, educational strength, as well as one of our safe spaces on campus. Stay tuned because these hidden gems are here…

Posted on: February 21, 2023 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee: Be a student leader; prepare today to be the next Student Trustee!

Graphic by James Landgraf, Graphic Design Intern My fellow students, The word trust is the main element in the word Trustee, and as such, your trust is placed in the Student Trustee to look out for our students, our college, and all the resources in it. It is a huge responsibility, and today, I encourage you all to take part in this leadership role, as well as other opportunities to…

Posted on: January 29, 2023 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee: Take advantage of transfer scholarships for your next chapter

Graphic by James Landgraf This month, I want to highlight again our food pantry, one of the services that Moraine is proud to provide to its students. In my first article, I explained there were two ways to access it. However, now there is one way to access our food pantry: see a counselor in room U202 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. You can also access…

Posted on: December 4, 2022 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee: Use your time and your dimes to maximize your MV experience

This month, I would like to put into perspective how Moraine Valley Community College can help you in your career. I’m sharing possible networking opportunities, academic ideas, and clubs for students to join. I also invite you to attend my office hours, and to give you a way to stay updated on office hour changes. Take courses that could help you in your career It is highly recommended that you…

Posted on: November 13, 2022 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee: EMS, Nursing students encouraged to take advantage of free tuition program

Dear fellow students – As the school year goes on, I would like to share some more information with you all. Lastmonth we discussed how to attend Moraine Valley Community College without student loans.This month, I would like to share some resources that can greatly help students attain a degreethat makes a good income. In the spirit of financial wellness, I would like to share with you somemore hidden gems…

Posted on: October 31, 2022 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee: File your FAFSA early to open new possibilities for debt-free college

Hello to my fellow students: As the months move on, we are nearing closer and closer to the finish line: finals. Keep up the hard work and great effort that you all are putting into your classes right now. This month, I want to inform you about ways you can keep your finances in check by exploring FAFSA-related grants, workshops, scholarships, and the Job Resource Center. 1) FAFSA grants. I…

Posted on: October 2, 2022 Posted by: Nematallah Hasan Comments: 0

Student Trustee: You belong in the classroom and your community

Photo by Jan Kopischke Hello to my fellow students, Welcome to fall at Moraine! It is a lovely time watching our campus turn into a wide array of colors. The trees are going through a period of change, preparing for a prosperous future. Tomorrow they will withstand a harsh winter, but after tomorrow, they will stand tall and green again. The same is true for you and me as we…