The following information was provided by Prof. Lynn Baldwin from the Madison College Mindset for Success course. Outpost 422 investigates tools for success and relays resources by paying forward and passing on.
Outpost 422 provides a service called “Hell is Warm on the Homefront,” which is virtual confessional and podcast service. The show airs on the Madison College Clarion Radio server on Thursdays from 11-12 p.m. CDT.
Please fill out the contact form if you are interested in being a guest on the podcast or show. We are seeking stories about surviving trauma bonding and Machiavellian abuse.
Madison College is the greatest place on earth–make sure you take full advantage of all of the experience! If you have any questions about anything, never hesitate to reach out. You’ll find an extensive collection of those here
- Student Support Find the resources you need to be successful.
- On Campus Resources Get help balancing school, work and home.
- Digital Backpack Workshop Series Join us for online learning tools to help you succeed. You’ll leave with your own toolbox!
- Financial Aid – CARES Funding Cover unexpected expenses due to COVID-19 with emergency assistance from the Madison College CARES Fund.
- Health and Community Resources Take advantage of this list of college and community resources.
- Technology Support Madison College will provide you with a laptop and access to Wi-Fi.
You can get FREE Microsoft office products here: https://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/technology/software/office365
Free Legal Service:https://madisoncollege.edu/legal-clinic
RISE: Retention Initiative and Student Engagement
Meet the RISE Team and learn about the programs and services we offer to include:
- Academic Success Coaching
- SCMP – Scholars of Color Mentoring Program
- TRIO Student Support Services
- TOPS College Success
- MoE- Men of Excellence
- VRS – Veterans Resource Services
- First-Generation Student Club — “I’m First”
For more information, please contact Janine Wilson, RISE director. Email: email@example.com
Additional Amazing Resources You Might Want To Consider
Art & Media
With eight intercollegiate sports and a wide variety of intramural offerings, student-athletes can find ways to be involved at Madison College. Most degree credit students have free access to the college to the Madison College Fitness Center.
Career & Employment
This is an amazing resource that is available to you even after you graduate! Here is link Career & Employment Services
A variety of service learning opportunities are available to all Madison College students through the Volunteer Center, including regular alternative break trips during winter and spring break. Volunteering is a great way to help others.
Clubs and Student Organizations
The Center for Student Life has more than 60 clubs available and several student organizations. Whether you’re into music, movies, politics or social activities, there’s a place for you in Student Life.
Counseling services available for help during a crisis. Here is the link: Counseling Services
Disability Resource Services
Disability Resource Services available include advising, approved accommodations and yearly events.
Diversity and Multicultural Programming
Student Life and the Center for International Education offer multicultural programs ranging from study abroad options to United Common Ground, a student-led organization that focuses on multiculturalism and contemporary issues.
Provides suggestions on paying for college, as well as online money knowledge resources. If you’re not sure about how simple the scholarship process is or why it might be important for you, check out our own Hospitality Management program student, Natalie Mickelson’s, incredibly helpful video testimony here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWdzZY5KHKI
Everything you need to know about graduation, including requirements, cost, ceremony information and the checklist.
During Orientation you can meet with your admission and academic advisors, plan your studies, receive personalized enrollment assistance, and meet students and instructors in your program.
A wide-range of testing including GED/HSED, placement, certification and accommodated testing.
Assistance with meeting transfer requirements to transfer from MATC to your future college or university, including development of a transfer plan to meet your academic goals.
Services available to you include:
- Cosmetology Salon Services
- Diane’s Delicious Diner
- Optometric Services
- Health Clinic
- Dental Hygiene Clinic
- Fitness Center
- Banking and ATM
- Automotive Services
- Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
- Child and Family Center
Thank you for supporting the Outpost 422 journey. Namastasmos represents the transition into the college classroom and transfer to the UW. Take full advantage of finding gratitude and journal about how awesome John Stamos is as a drummer. Drum along to Kokomo in times of worry and stress resulting from pandemic social isolation PTSD.