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Finding the Best of Tech and Art in SSU’s Graphic Design Program

Graphic Design major Mindy Hamann wanted to find the perfect path forward that suited her love of both art and technology. She has found the best of both worlds, stepped out of her comfort zone and had some amazing experiences through SSU Graphic Design.

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Shawnee State Helping First-Generation Students Get A Strong Start in College

Being the first generation in a family to go to college can bring some challenges. Shawnee State Dean of Students Marcie Simms knows these hurdles first-hand, part of the reason she founded SSU’s First-Gen program five years ago.

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SSU Success Center: The Hub of Information and Learning

Offering advising, tutoring and supplemental instruction, the Student Success Center provides an intricate resource to all Shawnee State University students seeking additional academic assistance outside of their classroom.

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Shawnee State University Alumni Association announces the 2020 Alumni Awards

The Shawnee State University Alumni Association recognizes six individuals for their achievements in their career fields and their communities in the presentation of the Alumni Awards.

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SSU Education Major Plans to Change Lives through Intervention Specialist Degree

Donna Osburn knew she wanted a career where she could work in a school setting. Attending Shawnee State University, she chose to major in an Intervention Specialist degree within the university’s School of Education to follow that career path.

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Orientation Leaders share Shawnee State experiences with new students

Abby Blankenship enjoys showcasing her love of Shawnee State University as a Student Assistant in the Office of Admissions. A junior in the 3+2 Occupational Therapy program, Blankenship has also served as an Orientation Leader for prospective students in past years.

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Resident Assistant finds Rewarding Experiences at Shawnee State

Michael Shoemaker, a senior in the Digital Gaming Simulations and Engineering Technologies major, is in his third year of being a Resident Assistant (RA) for Shawnee State University. As a first-generation college student, struggling initially with being away from his family for the first time, Shoemaker found guidance through his own RA in his freshman year.

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