Scholar Resources

As a BBCC TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) Scholar, you now have access to various resources/platforms that are only available for TRIO students! If you need assistance accessing any of these resources, please contact a TRIO SSS staff member. 


iGrad is a financial wellness platform for TRIO SSS students. On this platform you can access up-to-date scholarship resources, financial education courses, and more! 

We highly encourage you to learn about these financial topics in year one of our program. In year two we encourage these additional financial topics

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If you need assistance logging in, contact a TRIO staff member.

Pathful explore

Pathful explore is an interactive career exploration platform with over 3,000 professionally produced job shadowing and career advice videos. Use the site to explore careers from a range of industries and fields, take career assessments, research and compare colleges, find scholarships and/or jobs (through, and more! 

Top careers TRIO SSS students research on Pathful explore

  • Nurse
  • Engineer (civil, mechanical, aerospace, and more)
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Software developer (computer science)
  • Social worker
  • Attorney

Life Skills Videos Topics

  • First jobs
  • Financial literacy
  • Health & fitness
  • Job preparation
  • Leadership
  • Networking
  • Overcoming obstacles
  • Soft skills 

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If you need assistance logging in, contact a TRIO staff member.


Over 22 million people have taken CliftonStrengths for Students (formerly StrengthsQuest). This assessment measures 34 research-validated talent themes (organized into 4 themes*) and then guides the development of those talents into strengths with resources tailored for students. 

Through CliftonStrengths learn more about what makes you uniquely you! Ask your TRIO advisor how to get started. 

Strengths of TRIO SSS Team

Astrid Includer Relator Achiever Connectedness Positivity 
Elizabeth (Liz) Learner Includer Arranger Developer Restorative
Jasmine Connectedness Individualization Deliberative Ideation  Empathy
Veronica Deliberative Developer Relator Connectedness Achiever
Taylor Woo Positivity Individualization Ideation Communication

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  • Executing
  • Influencing 
  • Relationship building
  • Strategic thinking 

The Learning and Study Strategies Inventory (LASSI) is 60-item assessment designed to gather information on learning, study practices, and attitudes. The focus is on both covert and overt thoughts, behaviors, attitudes and beliefs that relate to successful learning.

LASSI assessment measures

  • Anxiety
  • Attitude
  • Concentration
  • Information Processing
  • Motivation
  • Selecting Main Ideas
  • Self Testing
  • Testing Strategies
  • Time Management
  • Using Academic Resources

Then, through the platform’s educational interventions (prescriptions), learn strategies and skills you can use to modify and expand your current set of learning strategies. 

Ask your TRIO advisor today about how to get started! 

TRIO SSS Online Tutoring

TRIO SSS online tutoring information coming soon. If you need tutoring assistance don’t wait! Big Bend Community College has a variety of tutoring options online or in person

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