Sample Resume : The Sss Quartet Program On The Yavapai College, Verde Valley Campus

1540 Words Oct 16th, 2016 7 Pages
I had the privilege of interviewing Linda Evans, M.P.A., who serves as the coordinator of Student Support Services (SSS) TRIO Program on the Yavapai College, Verde Valley Campus. SSS TRIO is a federally-funded program through the U.S. Department of Education by means of a competitive grant process. This program is designed to identify and support students who qualify by meeting two of the three requirements of the program. Qualifying conditions are they receive a Federal Pell Grant, have a documented physical or learning disability, or are a first generation college student. The SSS TRIO program has as it goal to motivate and assist students as they successfully complete their postsecondary education. According to the U.S. Department of Education, all program projects must provide academic tutoring, advice and assistance in postsecondary course selections, information regarding student financial aid programs and scholarships, and help in completing required applications for that aid. Individualized personal, career and academic counseling may also be provided, as well as other services. Ms. Evans is the sole program employee on the Verde Valley campus, however the grant consists of four full-time staff, one of which is the manager, and a cadre of part-time tutors who provide the academic tutoring. In addition, there are two administrative positions, shared by several programs at Yavapai College, that do a small amount of indirect support in the way of reports,…

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