EQUALITY, Fall 2022

Jurassic World Dominion Actress DeWanda Wise, Senior Vice President of Sales at Comcast Marge Jackson, and Universal Pictures Brand Marketing Director Henry Ong speak with COE President Maureen Hoyler during the annual conference opening session, entitled “Partnership and TRIO: Lessons for the Future.” Panelists discussed the importance of mentors, defying the odds as a member of an underrepresented group in a competitive industry, and how TRIO projects can collaborate with local entities to promote STEAM opportunities for students.

Jun. to Oct. 2022

An actress and two business executives teamed up for a star-studded kickoff to the 2022 annual conference at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in September. The three panelists each have enjoyed great career success, but all said they could easily relate to the challenges that low-income, first-generation students face. Read more in the Fall 2022 issue of Equality, now available for download.

  • Upward Bound Student Garners Awards, Casts Eye on the Future
  • COE Partners with Comcast NBCUniversal, Expands the STEAM Pipeline
  • 2022 Keith Sherin Global Leaders Return to In-Person
  • Executive Leadership Institute Convenes Leaders of TRIO State Associations
  • Students and Mentors Grow through Annual National Student Leadership Congress; and more!


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