Bridges Timeline

Fall semester

At tribal community college

  1. Planning Committee meets at a different tribal college each year.
  2. Tribal college coordinator provides academic advising.
  3. Seminar series-Presented by MSU faculty and MSU American Indian student researcher. (October).
  4. Tribal College coordinators identify student applicant pool (November).

Spring Semester

At tribal community college

  1. Tribal college coordinators continue academic advising.
  2. Summer experience participants selected (late February).
  3. Seminar series-Presented by MSU faculty and MSU American Indian student researcher. (March)

At MSU campus Spring Workshop for selected summer participants (April):

  1. Math placement, transfer process, lab research opportunities.
  2. Network with MSU faculty

Summer experience

At MSU Campus

Eight-week program from June 2 - July 27, 2014 to correspond with MSU summer school

  1. Coursework:
    • Math 105
    • or other class.
  2. Academic enhancement activities:
    • Study skills class
    • Tutoring
  3. Research lab experience:
    • Lab research 4-5 hrs per day
    • Poster presentations at Leadership Alliance conference (July)