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McNair Scholars have big plans post-graduation
September 25, 2013 • By Abbie Walker
13 undergraduate scholars learn the ins and outs of graduate school and the importance of higher education.
Engineering camp reaches out to first-generation college students
July 16, 2013 • By Kirstin Swagman
The new camp aims to increase the number of minority, low-income and first-generation college students who pursue engineering.
University director of TRiO Services receives regional recognition
May 14, 2013 • By Abbie Walker
Rita Escher awarded the Service Award at the 2013 Western Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel Conference.
Pearson Foundation recognizes student
July 27, 2011 • By Tiffany Moore
University nursing major Jarell Green recently received the title of National Fellow of the Pearson Prize for Higher Education.
TRIO Scholar received opportunities she never imagined
May 29, 2009 • By Jon Fortenbury
Hala Armstrong went from being the “poor kid” at her high school to receiving the financial aid she needed to earn a bachelor’s degree.
From 9/11 to a college degree
May 11, 2009 • By Jon Fortenbury
The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 distressed many Americans. For Gretchen Hill, the events did more than just that: they changed her entire direction in life.
TRIO graduates to be recognized for success
April 26, 2009 • By Jon Fortenbury
The TRIO Graduation Ceremony takes place on April 29 from 7-9 p.m. in the Joe Crowley Student Union Ballroom. The goal of the ceremony is to honor students from all five of the TRIO programs who will be graduating from either high school or the University