Articles tagged with "trio"
From academic suspension to academic counselor
Chelsea Murray, of Houston, has already beaten the odds – and now she wants to help other students do the same.
Students' reward? Capitol tour
In solemn silence before the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, two College of the Mainland Upward Bound students Maria Camargo from Dickinson High School and Tavien Hearne from Hitchcock High School laid a wreath honoring those who gave their lives.
COM grad on air
The first in her family to earn a degree, College of the Mainland grad Jocelyn Saldierna is already making waves on the radio.
COM grad at 18 wins regional TRiO scholarship
Earning two associate degrees from College of the Mainland at 18, Elyssa Davila was recently awarded the Southwest Association of Student Assistance Program Scholarship, a regional TRiO scholarship.
COM students meet Spurs, tour college at TRiO Day
Converging under the purple lights of the AT&T Center in San Antonio, College of the Mainland students joined dozens of other Texas students for TRiO Day along with special guests, the San Antonio Spurs.
TRiO grant renewed at COM to support first-generation college students
A federal TRiO grant of over $1.2 million dollars has been renewed for the Student Support Services Program at College of the Mainland, which helps students with school supplies, tutoring and mentors.
Upward Bound helps student reach goal of nursing
Graduating this December with an associate degree in natural science, Tori Holiday knows exactly what she wants to do: comfort others the way a nurse reassured her.
COM students' video takes first place at conference
Zip lining, swimming and enjoying the outdoors were just the start of the weekend for College of the Mainland students at the Southwest Association of Student Assistance Program’s Student Leadership Conference in Hawkins, Texas.
Robots and "Wicked" prepare freshman to enroll and stay in college
With a rush of graduation celebrations, shopping for dorm décor and farewell fetes, incoming freshman ride a wave of hormones and well wishes into their first semester of college.
Camp's rocket launch demonstrates algebra concepts
5, 4, 3, 2, 1 … Veronica Flores hit the trigger and with a burst of smoke, a hiss and a bang the model rocket soared into the sky.
COM Upward Bound students rock Academic Bowl
When the final student had slammed the buzzer and the judges tallied the points, students from College of the Mainland won first place in the Upward Bound Academic Bowl held at Texas Southern University.