• TRIO Event Calendar

    Event: New TRIO Student Orientations
    Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
    Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Room A-102
    Contact X-3484 or denisejones@triton.edu for more information.

    Event: Transfer Admission Essays: Scholarship Essays
    Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Location: Room B-102/103
    Are you looking to transfer to your dream school or earn a scholarship? This workshop will show you how to write a stellar transfer admissions or scholarship essay! Please bring paper & pencil or a laptop, as you will have the chance to brainstorm your own essay. Each participant will also have the chance to meet one on one to receive feedback from our English Faculty, Joseph Klein.

    Event: Work Smarter, Not Harder: Time Management Tips
    Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
    Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Room B-102/103
    Learn how to effectively manage your time by planning, goal setting, prioritizing and scheduling. Come learn some effective tips to help get things done and manage your time.

    Event: FAFSA Day: Finance your Future (Early Afternoon Session)
    Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Location: Room B-102/103
    Begin the process of applying for financial aid and have all of your financial aid questions answered! Staff will be available to help students with the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on the web. Therefore, be sure to come prepared with 2016 income information! Experts will also be available in the areas of work-study, student loans, scholarships and veteran’s affairs.

    Click HERE to Register.

    Event: FAFSA Day: Finance your Future (Late Afternoon Session)
    Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Location: Room B-102/103
    Begin the process of applying for financial aid and have all of your financial aid questions answered! Staff will be available to help students with the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on the web. Therefore, be sure to come prepared with 2016 income information! Experts will also be available in the areas of work-study, student loans, scholarships and veteran’s affairs.

    Click HERE to Register.

    Event: Next Step… 4 Year University: Transfer Process
    Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    Location: Room B-102/103
    Attend this workshop to learn about the necessary steps you should complete now for your future transfer to a four-year college or university. Transfer counselor guru, Leslie Wester, will be available to answer transfer-related questions and guide you through the process. Sign up is REQUIRED, please contact X-3484 or denisejones@triton.edu.

    Event: DePaul Campus Visit/Tour
    Date: Saturday November 4, 2017
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Location: DePaul Lincoln Park Campus
    All prospective Transfer students who are interested in attending DePaul are encouraged to attend their Campus Open House to learn more.

    Event: It's not a Chit-Chat: Interviewing & Resume Tips
    Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
    Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Location: Room A-102
    In today’s tough job market competition is fierce and having good grades and a great resume is no longer enough to land a great job. Students have to be prepared to demonstrate their superior communication skills, great presentation, sound judgment and winning personality during an interview. In this interactive workshop participants will learn the do’s and don’ts of the interviewing process.

    Event: Transfer Admission Essays: Scholarship Essays
    Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
    Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Room B-102/103
    Are you looking to transfer to your dream school or earn a scholarship? This workshop will show you how to write a stellar transfer admissions or scholarship essay! Please bring paper & pencil or a laptop, as you will have the chance to brainstorm your own essay. Each participant will also have the chance to meet one on one to receive feedback from our English Faculty, Joseph Klein.

    Event: Vision Board Workshop
    Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017
    Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Room B-203
    A vision board places your goals in a visual context, allowing you to focus on what you want to achieve and keeping you motivated. This workshop provides the tools to design your vision board to express your goals clearly and passionately.

    Denise Jones, M.Ed.
    TRIO Director
    (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3484
    denisejones@triton.edu