Staff and former participants of VEOP member programs will head to Washington DC for Policy Seminar in March to meet with the Vermont congressional delegation and to learn about what is happening on the national level. Participants will represent the interests of low‐income and first‐generation students and veterans, adult learners, and students with disabilities in the policy arena. College access programs from across the United States and its territories attend this event.
The New England Educational Opportunity Association, or NEOA, is an organization of professionals who are actively interested in insuring equal educational opportunities in higher education. Founded in 1976, NEOA has membership of more than 300 educators working with almost 50,000 participants throughout the six New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont, as well as northern New York.
The 2019 NEOA annual conference will be held April 3-5, 2019 in Rhode Island at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island. The theme is “Creating Spaces for Student Success: Intentional Inclusion & Leadership.”