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NEOA Honors Senator Christopher Murphy With the 2014 Shirley Chisholm Award

Lyndon State College TRiO Students Attend National Policy Seminar

NEOA Honors Stan Salett With The 2013 Claiborne Pell Award - April 3, 2013 (PDF)

NEOA Newsletter

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New England Educational Opportunity Programs in the News

UB and ETS Alumna Joins Massachusetts Department of Higher Education (PDF)

NEACAC Newsletter featuring University of New Hampshire ETS Advisor Steve McGrath (PDF)

Johnson State College's Upward Bound Director Wins Statewide Service Award

College Preparation Workshops for Adults

Educational Talent Search at 50

Senator Elizabeth Warren's video message to MEOA and the TRIO and Gear UP programs

Upward Bound, New England, Celebrate the UB 50th Anniversary at Boston University

Evidence-Based Research: The Impact of the College Crusade GEAR UP Program in RI

Viola Davis Is Living Her Dream

Central Mass. colleges try to combat 'summer melt' phenomenon

How Upward Bound helps low-income, first-generation students succeed

Sen. Chris Murphy: Every Child Counts

At 50, Upward Bound Still Opens Pathway to College

Blind Hiker Climbs Mt. Katahdin (story about an SSS student at the University of Maine at Augusta)

Community College of Vermont increases vet grads

MCC GEAR UP grad is named an alum leader

Examining the Studies

When girls rule the school and why it matters

Meet the Valedictorians

Smashing the Cycle of Poverty

The Dream Deferred

Worcester State Administrator to Appear at TRIO Briefing on Capitol Hill

Mainer Tells Congress poverty can be beaten

How To Fill the 'Skills Gap'

Program that helps Vt. college students faces cuts

Do You Notice Sequestration? In Holyoke, they do.

The Return of the Sequester

A Critical Helping Hand for Students

Sequestration Threatens College Faculty and Students

Wesleyan Receives Some Upward Bound Funding, Will Offer Limited Math And Science Program

Teen Center offers eye-opening lesson for Jonesport teen (Only available to subscribers)

Meriden: "It's a good feeling when you're not lost"

Bridgewater State University offers Upward Bound program

Federal Government Denies Funding to UMaine Upward Bound Program

Stamford Schools Receive Grants

Steve Perry, Renowned Educator and Connecticut TRIO Alumni, talks about the importance of Upward Bound and SSS on CNN

Upward Bound Prepares Thousands for College

Meryl Streep donates $10,000 to Upward Bound at RIC

Education Opportunity Key

Maine Voices: Upward Bound challenges future first-generation college students

Future Leaders

Danbury kids fight to save life-changing college program

Upward Bound Students Celebrate College Success (podcast)

Upward Bound opens doors for students

Upward Bound students build rain garden at CSC

Goal: Help students get into college, and succeed

Save student programs

Upward Bound staff hosts three fundraisers to help students purchase books

College fair educates students from across New England

In Warwick, conference for students hoping to attend college

UMF Upward Bound program receives grant

Arrivals and Departures: UConn Excels at Retaining Students