Community building is critical for non-traditional student success, and municipalities have a role...
Jayrod Garrett | Student, Weber State University
Jayrod Garrett is a Non-Traditional Student Peer Advisor at Weber State University, a position he has held since 2010. He concurrently serves as the Managing Editor of the Epiphany Non-Traditional Student Literary Journal. Garrett is a veteran who currently serves as a Sergeant in the Utah Army National Guard. Garrett served two tours in Iraq and one local activation. In his position as Communications Assistant Manager, he trains soldiers on the function and maintenance of radio and communications equipment.
Education, Honors and Achievements
Garrett expects to earn his Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Weber State University in 2014. In 2013 he completed his Associate of Science degree.
Personal Details and Community Involvement
From 2003-2005, Garrett served as a Missionary with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
For more of Jayrod’s writing, please visit his personal blog.
Articles by this author:
Non-traditional students should do their research and work with an advisor to ensure they...
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Adult students should not feel they have to take on all of the challenges that face them alone....