Monday, June 29, 2015

Answers to Paulina's quiz

1. Please tell us your first and last name.

* 2. What is Paulina's office number at TRIO?

* 3. Whose office is located next door to Paulina's?

* 4. Paulina is the newest TRIO staff member.

* 5. Paulina works for the TRIO Access program.

* 6. If you visit Paulina's office, she will offer you:

* 7. Paulina has a Facebook page.

* 8. Paulina's favorite Chicago sports team is:

* 9. Paulina's title at TRIO is:

* 10. One of Paulina's responsibilities is to assign tutors.

* 11. At the May 2015 commencement, Paulina was photographed with Rita Moreno.

Monday, June 22, 2015

Answers to Jesse's quiz

Jesse's turn (correct answers in bold)

1. Please tell us your first and last name.

* 2. What Chicago neighborhood did Jesse grow up in?

* 3. In college, Jesse majored in?

* 4. Which performance art did Jesse practice?

* 5. Which Chicago high school did Jesse attend?

* 6. Jesse's dad grew up in which country?

* 7. After English, what is Jesse's second language?

* 8. Jesse holds a master's degree in?

* 9. Jesse can play which unusual instrument?

* 10. One of Jesse's top five strengths is individualization?

* 11. During summer, Jesse spends much of his free time?

Answers to Marcial's quiz

1. Please tell us your first and last name.

* 2. Where did Marcial attend high school?

* 3. Marcial was admitted to NEIU through which of the following?

* 4. Where did Marcial receive his master's degree?

* 5. Marcial received his master's degree in?

* 6. In which NEIU department did Marcial work before coming to TRIO?

* 7. How many children does Marcial have?

* 8. What does Marcial usually do during his lunch hour?

* 9. What are Marcial's office hours?

* 10. Marcial's native language is?

* 11. Marcial was born in which country?

Monday, June 15, 2015

Thanks for the awesome award!

Hello everyone,

I'm honored to have received the 2015 Employee Excellence Award from Northeastern. I wish to thank the students, my coworkers, faculty and administration, not only for this distinction but for the gift of their friendship. 
Kind regards,

Monica Teixeira, Interim Director
TRIO Student Support Services   
It's Jesse's turn
As coordinator of the TRIO Achieve program, education is truly my passion. I have other interests as well, as you'll see when you take my quiz. Sooner or later, someone will take home the bag full of prizes. It might as well be you.
Deferred Action for Parental Accountability Orientation  
On Saturday, July 11, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Northeastern will host this event for the community. Volunteers (bilingual a plus) are needed and will be trained by the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights. Congressman Luis Gutierrez will be on hand. To volunteer, please register here by Friday, June 19. Direct your questions to Luvia Moreno at (773) 442-4601.   
TRIO Leadership Summit
Mark your calendar for TRIO's premiere event.
Learning Around the World
Friday, August 14, 2015
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
All TRIO members should attend.
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Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Date set for 2015 TRIO Leadership Summit


The 2015 TRIO Leadership Summit is set for Friday, August 14. This is our premiere annual event, and all TRIO members are expected to attend. So mark your calendar for August 14, and have a great week. 
All the best,

Monica Teixeira, Interim Director
TRIO Student Support Services   
Thanks for calling and emailing
It was fantastic hearing from so many of you last week. Given the number of queries, I predict a winner. Go ahead. Take my quiz and be the first to answer all 10 questions correctly.
2015 TRIO Leadership Summit
Attention all TRIO members!! Mark you calendars for this year's summit, a free event held on NEIU's main campus.
Learning Around the World
Friday, August 14, 2015
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
All TRIO members should attend.
Summer On-campus Job Fair
Don't forget to register for this free event scheduled for Monday, June 15 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm in VIllage Square 
Don't miss this summer's TAP/ACT boot camp 
sponsored by TRIO Student Support Services.