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Published April 03, 2013, 05:53 PM

Lake Region State College honors TRiO program

Lake Region State College today honored a program for underprivileged students.

Lake Region State College today honored a program for underprivileged students.

The college is the only two-year college in the state that has the TRiO program. It helps underprivileged, disabled or first-generation college students. The college recognized the TRiO program advocates and teachers, as well as three former Lake Region students who graduated through the program.TRiO Offers everything from academic tutoring to financial aid advice. More than one thousand Lake Region students have benefited from the TRiO program since it began in 2001, including 160 this year.

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