National TRIO Day Celebration

National TRIO Day Celebration

On February 26, TRIO Student Support Services Club celebrated National TRIO Day by hosting an unprecedented awards ceremony for CPCC’s TRIO staff.  The event was well attended and the guests included CPCC’s first TRiO project director (1986) Winston Edmonds, TRIO alumni, and distinguished CPCC staff & faculty.  Dr. Clint McElroy, Dean Retention Services, was the guest speaker and award plaques were given to: Sara Graham, Project Director (1992 - ), Catherine Curtis, Counselor (1999 - ), Margie Gilliam, Instructional Lab Facilitator (1988 - ), and Leslie Bayne, Administrative Assistant I (2013-).