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Angela M. Palek

Administrative Associate II

Palek 319 Marshall




M.A., Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education, Michigan State University, Anticipated December 2020
B.S., Administration, Concentration: Organizational Administration, Central Michigan University

Professional Summary

Angela Palek began her career at Eastern Michigan University working for the EMU Wraparound Project which was a federally funded grant program that provided Wraparound Services for At-Risk Teen Parents. Her interests include grant administration, grant writing, data analysis and research and student access and success.

Representative Courses Taught

Selected Presentations and/or Publications

Harkema, J., Moraniec, H., Nybell, L., & Palek, A.,  Feeding the Dream: College Food Pantries and the Struggle for Higher Education. Council of Social Work Education, CSWE 2017 Conference Presenter, October 19-October 22, 2017, Dallas, TX.

Harkema, J., & Palek, A., The Great Food Shortage: How to Best Help Students who are Food Insecure. Michigan Student Financial Aid Association, MSFAA Conference June 10-June 13, 2018, Thompsonville, MI.

Additional Information

Swoop's Food Pantry
2015-present  Leadership Board


  • Grant Professional Association

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