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Improve Your Money Habits: Financial Literacy Month Offers Resources, Events for Students
Students are encouraged to take time to build better money habits during Financial Literacy Month in April. The University’s Office of Financial Literacy has organized several events for students to learn more about planning for their financial future.
On Tuesday, April 11, students can gain some pointers on how to supercharge their internship search and experience. Author and entrepreneur Zachary Schleien will discuss concepts from his book “Hacking the Internship Process.” The event will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, Room 114 E.S. Bird Library.
The presentation is sponsored by the Office of Financial Literacy, Career Services, Blackstone LaunchPad and the Couri Hatchery.
Students are also invited to take advantage of several opportunities to learn about financial fitness through the Office of Financial Literacy:
- Follow on Twitter @SUFinLit for 30 days of financial wellness.
- “Ask a Coach” 15-minute drop-ins during April: 200 Bowne Hall, Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Find out your Money IQ at the Office of Financial Literacy table in the Schine Student Center: April 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.