Anoka-Ramsey Community College Students Cast in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Local Businesses Donate Raffle, Auction Items for College Scholarships

New Ask Us Chat Service Offers Students Real-Time, Online Advice from Anoka-Ramsey Community College Counselors, Advisors

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Hosts Get-To-Know-The-Campus Event for Local Public Safety Officials

Coon Rapids VFW Donates Flag to Anoka-Ramsey Community College Veterans’ Center

Charlie Brown, Peanuts Gang Come to Life at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Alumni and Business Departments Offer Networking Series to Encourage Business-ease

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Women’s Basketball Team Ranked First in Division

Exercise Physiology Focus at Anoka-Ramsey Community College 20th Annual Science Night

Scholardazzle Event Makes Magic for Scholarships at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Anoka-Ramsey Community College (ARCC) Office of Diversity and Multiculturalism Launches Speaker Series

Charlie Brown, Peanuts Gang Take Stage at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Award-winning Author Reads, Signs New Book at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

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Alumni-Student Business Luncheon Series Introduces Business Students to Real World

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Annual Candlelight Ski Warms Night with Community-College Connection

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Cambridge Campus 20th Annual Science Night Ignites Interest in Physical Fitness

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Faculty Member Awarded Prestigious Writer’s Grant

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Auxiliary Services Unit Honored for Excellent Financial Management

Explore Educational Options at Anoka-Ramsey Community College Open Houses March 8

Audio Radiance to Perform at Free Vocal Jazz Concert

Annual Candlelight Ski Event Draws More Than 100 Guests

Three Anoka-Ramsey Community College Students Named to All-Minnesota State Academic Team

Golden Rams Win State Championship, Shoot for Nationals in New York

Alumni-Student Business Luncheon Series Welcomes SimonDelivers Inc. President, COO

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A Bridge to the Future 2007 Building Dedication Celebrations Cambridge Campus

Experience Native American Music and Storytelling at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, March 29

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Go Team! ARCC Women’s Basketball Team Score a Win in First Game at National Championship; Second Game Tonight.

Best-Selling Author Visits Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Representative Jim Ramstad to be Recognized at National Trio Day Celebration

Anoka-Ramsey’s Women’s Basketball Team Captures NJCAA National Championship

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Local Art Crawl Features Professional, Student Art

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Three Colleges Honor Congressman Jim Ramstad for Proven Commitment to Higher Education

Controlled Burn at Coon Rapids Campus Native Prairie Site

Controlled Burn to Bring New Life to Anoka-Ramsey Community College Natural Area

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Free Easy Listening Concert at Cambridge Campus, April 25

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College Art Sale Provides Gifts, Student Support

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Anoka-Ramsey Community College Student Receives Honor Society’s Most Coveted Award

MSU Moorhead Partners with Anoka-Ramsey Community College to Deliver Bachelor's Degree in Special Education on Cambridge Campus

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Prestigious Writing Association Appoints Anoka-Ramsey Community College Faculty to Board

Earth Day Comes Early, Often to College Campus

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Fine Art Students Exhibit Artwork at Blaine City Hall

Anoka-Ramsey Biology Students Experience ‘Raptor” of Field Research

College Art Sale Draws Hundreds

Collaborative Effort Launches Month-Long Mental Health Awareness Campaign at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Golfers! Take a Swing for College Scholarships

Be the Bridge Celebration Draws Long Line

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Business Luncheon to Focus on Entering International Business

New Bachelor's Degree in Special Education at Cambridge Campus Cause for Celebration

Representative Jim Ramstad to be Recognized at National Trio Day Celebration

March 19, 2007

Anoka-Ramsey Community College (ARCC) and North Hennepin Community College (NHCC) will celebrate National TRIO Day Monday, April 2, 2007 with student speakers and recognition of United States Congressional Representative, Honorable Jim Ramstad for his long-standing commitment and support of the TRIO programs.

Anoka-Ramsey Community College (ARCC) participates in two TRIO programs: Student Support Services and Upward Bound.
At this time, Anoka-Ramsey Community College (ARCC) participates in two TRIO programs: Student Support Services and Upward Bound. Recently, ARCC applied for a third program-Veterans' Upward Bound--to offer greater services to returning veterans. Funds for these federal programs are scarce, making community support vital.

The initial three, federally-funded TRIO programs began in 1964 in an effort to create equal access to higher education for all Americans. At that time, the U.S. Congress established the series of programs to help Americans who were low-income, first-generation college (neither parent has a bachelor's degree) or disabled enter college, graduate and move on to participate more fully in America's economic and social life.

Today there are seven TRIO programs. All are funded under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and designed to help students overcome class, social and cultural barriers to higher education.

TRIO programs help by providing such activities as college preparation, academic advising and counseling, career exploration, tutoring, financial aid and scholarship counseling. ARCC and NHCC have each been hosts for the Student Support Services/TRIO since 1991 and ARCC secured an Upward Bound/TRIO grant in 1998.

  • National TRIO Celebration Day
  • Monday, April 2, 2007
  • 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • North Hennepin Community College
  • Educational Services Building Atrium
  • 7411 85th Avenue North, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

This reception and inspirational presentation is free and open to the public.

Please contact Shelly Siegel, NHCC Director Student Support Services/TRIO at 763-424-0904 if you have questions about the event or would like to attend.