Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Financial Literacy Workshop this Fri, Aug. 28

Want to learn to manage your money a little better? If so, here's your chance. Come to LIB 412 this Friday, Aug. 28 and start taking charge of your finances. See you there!!



Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Open Enrollment Express today at NEIU

Don't miss the Open Enrollment Express today at Northeastern Illinois University. Why not avoid all the hassle. Enroll today!! bit.ly/1DFUGco



Tuesday, August 4, 2015

TRIO scholarships coming soon!!!


Hello TRIO Achievers,

The deadline to register for the 2015 TRIO Leadership Summit is Sunday, Aug. 9. If you haven't registered, do it today. Attendees will have access to multiple TRIO scholarships. Don't miss out.

All the best,

Monica Teixeira, Interim Director
TRIO Student Support Services     
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TRIO scholarships available soon
After the Summit, engagement and participation scholarships will be available to TRIO students. NOTE: ONLY LEADERSHIP SUMMIT ATTENDEES will be eligible for the participation scholarships.
Over 50 award nominations received!!
The response to our call for TRIO Award Nominations was tremendous. Thank you all very much. The winners will be announced at the Leadership Summit--another reason you should register to attend today.
Volunteers needed for the Summit
Learning Around the World is the theme of the 2015 Leadership Summit. Help us showcase our diversity by volunteering to set up a table that represents your culture for our cultural fair. Contact Jesse (j-rutschman@neiu.edu) for details.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

TRIO Leadership Summit fast approaching!!


Hello TRIO Achievers,

The 2015 TRIO Leadership Summit will take place on Friday, August 14 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. All TRIO members should attend. Mark your calendar today and get ready for loads of fun and learning. To register click here. The deadline to register is Sunday, Aug. 9.


All the best,

Monica Teixeira, Interim Director
TRIO Student Support Services     
Nomination deadline is this Friday, July 31
You have four days to submit a nomination form (complete all 14 questions please) for our annual TRIO Achievement Awards. Nominating yourself is totally acceptable. Winners will be announced at the Leadership Summit on Aug. 14.
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Available to NEIU undergrads in good standing with a GPA between 2.0 and 3.4. Preference given to students of Puerto Rican descent from single-parent households. Apply here.
Summit needs volunteers
Global diversity will be on display at the Summit. Help ensure its success by: 1) sharing a YouTube video of your favorite danceable song that represents your culture; 2) volunteering to set up a table that represents your culture for our cultural fair.

Email a YouTube link of the music to Paulina Guzman at p-guzman3@neiu.edu. RSVP here to set up a table about your culture.

Monday, July 20, 2015

Nominations keep rolling in!



  
 
Hello TRIO Achiever,

Thanks for sending your nominations for this year's TRIO Achievement Awards. Make sure you complete all of the relevant questions on the nomination form (14 questions total). If you did not submit a completed form, please do so.

All the best,

Monica Teixeira, Interim Director
TRIO Student Support Services    
One Stop Enrollment on Tuesday, July 21
Take advantage of Northeastern's One-Stop Enrollment Express on the main campus on July 21. It will save you time and effort.
Great news for TRIO members!!
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded NEIU three new TRIO grants to be used over the next five years. Read the full story.
Send us a YouTube link of your favorite music
parade-band.jpg The 2015 TRIO Leadership Summit's theme is  Learning Around the World. Just for fun, tell us about your favorite music.
  • The country where the music or song originated
  • Title of the music or song 
  • Name of the group or singer 
  • Language of the song 
Email a YouTube link of the music to Paulina Guzman by   July 31 at p-guzman3@neiu.edu.

Enrollment Express comes to NEIU on Tuesday, 7/21



http://neiu.edu/about/news/northeastern-offers-second-enrollment-express-event-students

Northeastern offers second Enrollment Express event for students

On the heels of last month’s successful event, Northeastern Illinois University will host another One Stop Enrollment Express on the Main Campus on July 21.
Departments from across the University will come together to help students prepare for the fall 2015 semester. Nearly 200 students took advantage of the event in June and now are ready for the fall semester.
Representatives from the following areas will be available to help:
During this event, students may:
  • Meet with an advisor
  • Get help with FAFSA and ask questions about financial aid
  • Apply for scholarships or student employment positions
  • Set up a payment plan to pay off a balance
  • Register for classes
  • Declare a major
One Stop Enrollment Express
Tuesday, July 21, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Alumni Hall, Main Campus
Free parking on the fifth floor of Parking Facility