NIA - Women with Purpose

NIA - Women with Purpose is a student program where you can meet with others like you! A Community of Sisters who will advocate for our personal growth, development, and achievement.  Attend free educational and life focused training, workshops and conferences! 

The NIA advisors will advocate for you.  We acknowledge academic effort, improvements and excellence.  

Activities through NIA include: 

  • Sisters Grow - Healing Circles (Our History, Our Life, Our Legacy)
  • Sisters Mentor - Network with others, Mentor and be mentored, Model positive beliefs, behaviors, and habits
  • Sisters Learn - Personal and academic growth through tutoring, workshops, and conferences
  • Sisters Thrive - On Campus and Community Social activities to increase belonging and build connections.

You belong with us!  Interest form is available by clicking: NIA Interest Form

Or contact an advisor to learn more.  

Jennifer Smith, NIA Advisor,, (616) 234-3056

Theresa Kent, NIA Advisor,, (616) 234-2177

Kimberly Olushola, NIA Advisor,, (616) 234-2363