Next generation leadership: UCSD TRIO and Chancellor welcome SoCal high schoolers

This past weekend, over 500 9th – 12th grade young leaders from Los Angeles County, Orange County and San Diego County — all participants in federal TRIO Programs — joined the UCSD Chancellor for the 23rd Annual SoCal WESTOP Student Leadership Conference.  The event, organized by UCSD TRIO Outreach Programs, highlighted leadership skills and career…

Along with SoCal middle schoolers, McKinley Panthers pounce on UCSD

On a bright Saturday in March, UCSD’s Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) and partners brought over 350 middle school and early high school students to campus for a College Expo/Expo Universitario event, which introduced students to UCSD and the potential of college. Participants in workshops and tours included students and immigrant parents from across Southern…