About SPOM

Apply to Join!


Executive Board

SPOM Scholarship



Photo Album

Online Store

Listserv Instructions




  Student Parents On a Mission
Spring 2016 Calendar

Spring Semester 2016 Calendar of Meetings/Events

 All Meetings Are:
-Located at: Spartan Child Development Center
-Meetings are from 6:00-8:00 PM  -  Free Childcare & Dinner
-RSVPs Required (432-3745 or frc@hr.msu.edu)

Meeting -
Stress management, helping children with stress and emotions
Presenter -
Holly Tiret, Family and Consumer Sciences Educator, MSU

-Wednesday, January 20, 2016
-6pm - 8pm



Meeting –Time management and relationships (with kids, parnters and self, in light of Valentine's Day)
Presenter: Dr. Matt Helm, PhD, Director of Graduate Student Life and Welness, MSU, with current research on the art and science of conscious relationships
-Monday, February 8, 2016
-6:00pm - 8:00pm

Activity – Jumpin' Jax

Meeting - Connecting with our kids: bringing everything into perspective
Presenter: Barbara Powers-Harris, President of Learn with Life Program, program designed to help parents and children learn and work together throughout life

-Wednesday, March 23, 2016
-6:00pm - 8:00pm

Activity – SPOM Spring Banquet- Celebrate the accomplishments of the 2015-2016 MSU Student Parent Graduates

  -Saturday, April 16, 2016
            -11:00am - 2:00pm

University Club of MSU
3435 Forest Rd, Lansing, MI 48910

Meeting - Eating healthy as a family, getting your kids to enjoy healthy eating
Presenter: Peggy Crum, Registered Dietician, MSU Health4U Program

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
6pm - 8pm

2016 SPOM Breslin Takeover Carnival and Resource Fair

Saturday, April 23, 2016
1pm - 5pm

Pre-Finals Care
Free Pre-Finals Childcare
            -Located at People’s Church PreSchool
            -Saturday, April 15, 2016
            -Saturday, April 22, 2016
            -9am – 4pm

Call (517) 332-2885 to reserve your space. A $10 deposit is required.