Wyoming Educational Opportunity Center is proud of our highlighted Student of the Month for October! In November of 2016, Mark Recchia took a huge chance, packed up his dog and a few of his belongings and took off for Wyoming, leaving behind family and friends. He needed a change and Wyoming offered exciting challenges and […]
About Dennis Stangl
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Entries by Dennis Stangl
Presenting at the Great Plains Anthropological Conference was a great experience. I presented my paper on cultural education as a tool to cope with the discrimination Two-Spirit people face. This paper meant a lot to me because most people do not know what it means to be Two-Spirit and the cultural aspects behind that. I knew […]
Upward Bound grant restored for University of Montana The University of Montana will receive money to support first-generation college students and ones from low-income families through Upward Bound, after initially being denied a grant due to a clerical error, according to news releases. U.S. Sens. Jon Tester and Steve Daines announced Wednesday that the U.S.
* House and Senate reached an agreement for FY17 * This was signed into law May 5, 2017 * 50 Million increase (5.6%) TRIO Funding * Language in bill provides increase funding for existing TRIO grant programs * Increase grants awarded for FY17 *Allowing reading of grants that were rejected due to formatting *FY18 TRIO budget is not safe (Trump proposed $92 Million […]
The TRIO Programs office is proud to announce that one of our SSS Advising Coordinators, Maria Baldwin, was selected to receive the Philip and Miriam Perlman Award from the University of Utah Alumni Association. Each year the Alumni Association recognizes a faculty or staff member with the Philip and Miriam Perlman Excellence in Student Counseling […]
The Educational Opportunity Center Participant of the Month is Hailey Fry. Hailey is a senior at Cheyenne Central High school. She plans on attending the University of Wyoming this fall. She will be majoring in Business and minoring in Political Science. She will be putting herself through college and one main goal she has is […]
Prep 4 Policy! Watch the latest tutorial “How to get to know your legislators” from Ally Garcia, on getting to know your representatives. #prep4policy
The January Participant of the Month is Daniel Morrell of Cheyenne. He has been working with EOC to get enrolled in college classes and is a real go-getter. Daniel has been working full time since he was 15 and has completed his GED at the age of 16 to start college and prepare for a […]