Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Poetry Slam buzz getting bigger by the minute!

More celebrities are signing on to perform at TRIO's Valentine's Poetry Slam on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm in the Auditorium.

They include:

--Dre-Marro, who participated in America's Got Talent Show and performed in Dwayne Wade's Chicago's Got Talent Show
--YouTube and music video celebrity Brandon Chapman
--TRIO's very own member and YouTube celebrity David Montalvo

The buzz is getting bigger by the minute!!

Friday, February 5, 2016

Put pen to paper and participate in TRIO's Valentine's Poetry Slam Feb. 11

Come on! Write that masterpiece you've been thinking about. Better yet, share it with an audience.
Register for TRIO's Valentine's Poetry Slam, taking place on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm in the NEIU Auditorium.

YouTube Celebrity and TRIO member David Montalvo is master of ceremonies. Great fun for all.



Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Valentine's Poetry Slam one week away!

It's time to start writing those masterpieces. Register for the slam at bit.ly/1UKpdcz. Never be afraid to share your talent!!



Tuesday, February 2, 2016

February is a busy month at TRIO


Valentine's Poetry Slam Feb. 11
The buzz around this event is already huge!! Join YouTube Celebrity David Montalvo and NEIU's most promising (and courageous) poets for this fun-filled event. Thursday, Feb. 11, 3:00-4:30 pm, Auditorium. Register here
TRIO FAFSA workshops
A FAFSA expert will be in LIB 402 to assist you during the following times. Bring W2s (current or previous year's), FAFSA PIN or password, and your parents tax forms if you are a dependent. Without this, we cannot finish your application.   
 Feb. 3 Feb. 9 Feb. 10 
 Wednesday Tuesday Wednesday 
 10 am to 12 pm    2 to 4 pm10 am to 12 pm 
Academic Integrity Workshop on Feb. 4
The Dean of Students Office will host "Encouraging Academic Integrity" on Thursday, Feb. 4 from 3:00-3:50 pm in B-140. Students will learn the university policy regarding plagiarism and cheating and get tips on avoiding dishonesty. RSVP by Feb. 2 at (773) 442-4610 or a-mcconnell@neiu.edu.   
February is Black History Month
Activities begin on Thursday, Feb. 4, from 3:00 to 4:30 pm in the Angelina Pedroso Center for Diversity and Intercultural Affairs (B-159). The African and African American Resource Center cordially invites you to attend. 
Study Abroad opportunities
Get started by making an appointment with your TRIO advisor. Scholarship funds are available. Apply online now for the Gilman International Scholarship Program. Applications are due March 1, 2016.  

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016

Rev. Jesse Jackson at NEIU on Monday, Jan. 25 at 1:00 pm

Rev. Jesse Jackson addresses NEIU community in Alumni Hall North today at 1:00 pm. Topic: Effect of state budget impasse on students.

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