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TRiO Talent Search

Lois Britton

Project Director
 
The program serves predominately low-income, potential first generation college students from the following target schools:

Middle Schools
Leif Ericson Scholastic Academy
Theodore Herzl Elementary School

High Schools
Richard T. Crane High School
John Marshall Metropolitan High School
Orr Academy High School
Wells Community Academy High School
Marine Leadership Academy

Students not enrolled in one of the target schools are welcome to apply for the program.

Services available to students include: tutoring, standardized test preparation, strategies to improve study skills, time management and assistance with financial aid and college applications. Additionally, we arrange for our high school students to attend college tours and offer a summer camp for our middle school students. All program services are free.

Who is Eligible

To participate in the Educational Talent Search Program you must be:
  • Between the ages of 11-27
  • At a low income family level
  • Potentially a first generation college student
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Students who do not meet the above qualifications are still eligible to participate in the program.
    Please contact a program staff member​ for details.​
 

Programs

 

Faculty & Staff

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Staff 

Name ​ Email​ Telephone​ ​Room
Lois Britton - Director lbritton@ccc.edu (312) 850-7137 ​1316
Corey Trotter​ - Coordinator ctrotter@ccc.edu​ (312) 850-7264​ ​1319
​Stella Nolan-Thompson - Clerical Support snolan-thompson@ccc.edu ​(312) 850-7123 1319
Ivore​ White- Coordinator iwhite6@ccc.edu (312) 850-7264 1319
​​​​

Contact Information

Phone: 
​ (312) 850-7123
Fax: 
(312) 850- 7119
1900 West Van Buren Avenue
Room 1319
Chicago, IL 60612
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Hours

Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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