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STARS Session I (1-1:30pm) Forum

The STARS Project, through a series of workshops (sessions) educates the college community about the needs, concerns, and challenges of veterans on campus; develops a network of faculty, staff, and administration willing to provide assistance, support, and advocacy for this population; and provides visible support across all campuses for this atrisk student group. Participants may attend all sessions to receive STARS certification or fewer if completed any sessions previously or have an interest in a specific topic. Contact Eric Wheeler for details.

Session 1: Crossing Cultural Barriers I: Military Culture

1pm-130pm Forum

Presenter: Eric Wheeler (Assistant Director, Career and Veteran Services)

This introductory session, facilitated by military veteran Eric Wheeler (MCC Veteran Services), will provide information regarding military culture and the types of experiences student veterans have while in uniform. The goal is to help close the cultural gap that may be present between college personnel, especially those who have not served in the armed forces, and student veterans.

Attached Files:
2018 Professional Development Week Program.pdf

Barbara Ellis
Health Professions