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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
Graduate Certificate, Program Evaluation, 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 Student Food Pantry
2015-present  Leadership Board


  • Grant Professional Association

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