Entries by Dennis Stangl

Westminster College McNair Scholars Graduation News

Please join the Westminster College McNair Scholars Program in congratulating our 2015-16 graduates! 2016 Graduates Entering Graduate School in Fall 2016   (10/11 will attend graduate school this fall = 91%)   Abby Steven Arellanes will enter the PhD program in sociology at North Carolina State University. Brianda De Leon (U of U) will begin the master’s […]

April Wyoming EOC Student of the Month

Charlotte Bohren is the Wyoming EOC student of the Month for April.  Sheridan EOC coordinator, Katherine writes: I met Charlotte back in Feb 2014 at the WIC office as I was just getting a good start in EOC.  She is a veteran and has two children, then ages 1 & 6.  She told me that […]

Going to the COE in Washington D.C.

I had the opportunity to be in Washington D.C. from April 7 – April 10 for Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s NerdNation. As a TRIO student at Northwest College in Wyoming I have seen and experienced how much SSS has had an impact on me as a student. Prior to NerdNation I made efforts to reach […]

National TRIO Day 2016 Day of Service

National TRIO Day of Service 2016 The mission of the Center for Human Enrichment/TRIO Student Support Services (CHE) program is to provide comprehensive academic services to support the academic, professional and personal success of 200 first-generation college students at the University of Northern Colorado. In recognition of National TRIO Day, the CHE program volunteered at […]

March EOC Student of the Month

Ashley Garcia has been named the March EOC Student of the Month.  Ashley has shown enormous tenacity over the years.  She hesitantly began working on her GED several years ago, unsure if she would be able to attain her goal, but she stuck with it.  Within 5 months, she proudly held her high school equivalency […]

TRIO Celebrates 50th Anniversary at UND

UND TRIO Programs will celebrate its 50th anniversary of being on campus, Thursday, Feb. 25 at the Alerus Center. TRIO was originally conceived by Lyndon B. Johnson’s administration as part of the “War on Poverty” to help American students from all populations reach academic success. In 1966 UND applied for and received its first TRIO […]