Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

Western UP high school students travel to leadership conference with TRIO program


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BESSEMER - Eleven high school students in Gogebic and Ontonagon counties will participate in the Michigan College Access Program Personnel Student Leadership Summit at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor this week, as part of the TRIO pre-college programs. This includes six students from Bessemer, one from Wakefield-Marenisco, one from Ewen-Trout Creek and three from Ontonagon.

In total, the Keweenaw TRIO Upward Bound and TRIO Talent Search programs took 54 students representing school districts in Gogebic, Ontonogan, Houghton, Baraga, Iron and Ke...