E.A.G.L.E.S. Soar I Program: Empowering Academic Growth, Leadership & Excellence through Support Services
We’re excited to offer Faulkner University’s Eagles Soar I Program, funded by the Predominately Black Institution (PBI) Competitive Grant. With $3 million over five years, we’re dedicated to enhancing the educational experience and success of African-American undergraduate students. Join us and take advantage of the following programs and services tailored to your needs.
Academic Coaching: Transitioning to college can be challenging, but our experienced coaches are here to help. They’ll assist you with goal setting, time management, and study skills, ensuring a smoother journey. To connect with an Academic Coach, contact Cassie Green at email@example.com.
Tutoring: Need help with homework? Our Academic Center for Excellence (ACE) offers free weekly peer tutoring in a range of subjects such as Accounting, Bible, Business, English, Math, Science, Spanish, and more. Visit the ACE for a quiet study space, free printing and computer usage, and even free coffee! For more details, contact Savannah Dockins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Supplemental Instruction (SI): Struggling with specific courses like Physics, Exercise Physiology, Perspectives of Biology, or Finite Mathematics? SI provides free weekly study sessions led by experienced students who make complex concepts easier to grasp. You’ll also receive course-specific study tips. For more information, contact Cassie Green at email@example.com.
Mental Health Counseling: We understand the importance of emotional well-being. Our confidential mental health counseling services are available for personal, emotional, social, and mental health concerns. To schedule an appointment, simply email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Faulkner Mentors: Our program offers African-American males the opportunity to connect with peer mentors, faculty, staff, professionals, and Faulkner alumni. These mentors provide support, facilitate social involvement, and help navigate integrated student services. Although the program focuses on African-American males, all interested students are welcome to participate. For mentorship opportunities, contact Dawn Chapman at email@example.com.
STEM Series: Explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics through our semester workshops. Designed to introduce you to STEM careers, these workshops are a gateway to Faulkner University’s STEM majors and related fields. Join us at our STEM Series to expand your horizons. For information, contact Elisabeth Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internships: Are you a junior or senior ready to take your knowledge and skills to the next level and gain practical hands-on experience in your career-related field? Do you need help finding an internship that will enhance your understanding of the real-life work practices aligned to your degree field? For more information, contact Elisabeth Davis at email@example.com.
Our mission is to help you achieve your goals. Let’s embark on a journey of academic achievement and personal growth together. Soar to new heights with the Eagles Soar I Program at Faulkner University!
For Eagles Soar I program inquiries, contact Dawn Chapman, Project Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
Eagles Soar II Goals
- Improve early success for African-American American and low-income students through enhanced academic advising and access to non-academic wrap-around services.
- Increase the number of Executive and Professional persisting to bachelor’s programs.
- Improve Education programs and management systems by increasing institutional research capabilities.
- Improve online content and course offerings.
Eagles SOAR Department Contacts
Eagles SOAR I Department
Eagles SOAR II Department