TRiO Leadership Council

Active for 2020-2021

Type of Organization:  Departmental 
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Purpose of Organization:  The purpose of the TRiO Leadership Council is to provide students with leadership roles.  We are committed to providing educational opportunities for all TRiO members, regardless of race, ethnicity, or economic circumstance.  We encourage diversity and creative ideas to be put forth in an educational manor.  We would also like all students within our program to be able to hole a leadership position and have their voice heard.
Description of Organization:  The TRiO Program at Winthrop University is one of over 900 Student Support Services programs on college campuses across the country.  TRiO is an academic support program designed to increase the academic performance, retention rates, and graduation rates of program members.  The TriO program promotes academic excellence and gives members the tools necessary to get the most of their undergraduate education, to graduate, and to seek employment and/or attend graduate or professional school.