Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded TRiO grant program. Other TRiO programs that you may have heard of include Upward Bound, Upward Bound Math/Sciences, Veterans Upward Bound, Talent Search, Educational Opportunity Centers, and the Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement Program. These programs were established to assist students overcome class, social, academic, and cultural barriers to higher education. Each serves a slightly different population and many work in conjunction with one another to support students through varying portions of their academic careers. A full description of each TRiO program may be found on the Council for Opportunity in Education’s website.
TRiO Day Community Service Friday, February 28th, 9am – 2pm, Trinity Episcopal Church, 247 Willey Street.
Need community services hours? Join us at the Morgantown Community Soup Kitchen. We will be helping kitchen staff prepare, serve, and clean up after the free luncheon offered to the community. We are asking for at least a 2-hour time commitment. Sign up sheet is available now in the SSS office.
The Glass Menagerie Thursday, March 20th, 7:30 pm, Gladys G. Davis Theatre, CAC.
School of Theater & Dance Performance. Must come in to reserve a seat. Sign up sheet will be available on Thursday, March 6th in the SSS office.
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