About the Supportive Services Program

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Encouraging students to reach their goals

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The Supportive Services Program (SSP) encourages all students to be academically successful through the facilitation of peer-to-peer collaborative networks, which foster the development of a strong foundation in academic knowledge and learning skills.


The Supportive Services Program (SSP) is housed under the Academic Writing & Learning Center (AWLC). Please see UMD’s organizational chart for more information.

Patrick Eidsmo

Patrick Eidsmo, Instructor (218) 726-6074

Spring '18 Office Hours:

Tuesday: 9:00 - 10:00 AM

Wednesday: 11:00 -12:00 PM

And by appointment.

Kelley Newhouse

Kelley Newhouse, Assistant Professor (218) 726-8724

Spring '18 Office Hours:

Monday: 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Tuesday 9:00 - 10:00 AM

Wednesday: 10:00 - 11:30 AM

And by appointment.

Jill Strand

Jill Strand, Instructor (218) 726-7099

Spring '18 Office Hours:

Tuesday: 11:00 - 12:00 PM

Thursday: 1:00 - 2:00 PM

And by appointment.