MSiA at Metro Center’s Financial Wellness Workshop

IMG-20140927-01277Board Member Jawana Richardson spent the day at Empire’s Metropolitan Center for their “Financial Wellness Workshops:  Taking Control of your  Personal Finances” workshop.  Participants acquired valuable financial information and had the opportunity to network.  Empire students from all parts of the state took part in the workshop. Continue reading

EMPIRE STUDENTS BE READY!: Disaster Preparedness Courses Offered all over New York State


The New York State Citizen Preparedness Corps is offering two-hour disaster preparation training courses.  Participants receive a free response kit. Given the natural disasters New Yorkers have been subjected to over the past few years, being prepared is crucial.

There are upcoming courses being given on Long Island and New York City.

Visit the New York State Citizen Preparedness Corps webpage for information on where training courses are being held, or to receive notification of upcoming training sessions.

Join MSiA Board Member Jawana Richardson at the Financial Wellness Workshops @ the Metro Center

JawanaMSiA board member Jawana Richardson will be participating at the Metro Center’s “Financial Wellness Workshops:  Taking Control of your  Personal Finances”.  The workshop is this Saturday (9/27) at 10:30am at the Brooklyn unit.

The workshop will address various financial issues like credit, retirement, financial planning and Entrepreneurship.

For more information about the workshop and to register, go onto the “Alumni” page on the ESC website.

Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.

Town of Brookhaven “Women Empowering Women” Expo

The description of this expo reads:

Join us for this full day women’s conference and expo to promote wellness and personal growth in the lives of women in our community. Workshops: Ways to Make Extra Income, Stress Management and Work Life Balance, Spirituality be Inspired and Empowered, The Benefits of Healthy Eating with Cooking Demo. Vendors will be available to showcase their goods and services.

This appears to be a great opportunity to network and learn more about available resources.  More information can be found on the Town of Brookhaven’s  webpage.

Don’t Miss the LIC “Starting the Term off Right” Workshop at Old Westbury!

LIC Unit:  Old Westbury

Date:  9/18/14

Time:  6pm to 8pm

The Starting the Term off Right is a special workshop offered at all Long Island Center units at the beginning of the semester.  Workshop topics include:

  • The Learning Contract
  • Time Management and Study Skills
  • Academic Support, and
  • Did You?

Call the Old Westbury unit at (516) 997-4700 to register.