Eastern Gateway College Hires Two for Upward Bound Program
Eastern Gateway Community College in Steubenville has hired a new assistant director and an academic coordinator for its TRiO Upward Bound program.
Amy Colantoni of Steubenville has been named new assistant director of the program and Christopher Hoover is the new academic coordinator.
attended Eastern Gateway then transferred to the University of Akron
where she earned a bachelor's degree in business organizational
communications and public relations and a master's degree in higher
Hoover, of Steubenville,
received his bachelor's degree in secondary education from West Liberty
University and his master's in educational administration from
Franciscan University of Steubenville.
Upward Bound helps prepare
low-income, potential first-generation college students in grades 9-12
for higher education. Students participate in in-school, after-school,
Saturday, and summer activities.
Currently, 953 programs exist
nationwide and serve more than 56,000 students annually.