Milestones: NEOA Conference 2016
Congratulations and thank you to the New England Educational Opportunity Association for another successful conference in North Falmouth, MA. The quality of the the workshops, speakers and panels was superior and we can't wait for next year's conference. Thanks to all the college access and success staff representing Massachusetts. Congratulations to all of the Massachusetts Honorees at this year's conference: Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Shirley Chisholm Award, Dr. Joan Becker, Claiborne Pell Award (Vice Provost for Academic Support, UMASS Boston), Mike Dennehy, Marian Belgrave-Howard Award (School of Education), Katherine Montero, NEOA Achiever (Salem State Upward Bound), and Caitlin Bevan, Rising Star (Northfield Mount Hermon Upward Bound). We were also able to host an eventful state meeting at NEOA and successfully adopted a bylaw change, making Communications and Alumni Relations standing and voting committees.