It's All About You

The TRiO SSS program, funded by the Department of Education, provides academic support and wrap-around services to first generation in college, economically disadvantaged and students with disabilities. Discussion of best practices, challenges and triumphs of working to increase the college retention and graduation rates of our campus cohort will be the focus of this session.


Jane Buckner has worked as a teacher, curriculum specialist and administrator for Houston ISD. Her experience in higher education includes adjunct teaching at the University of Houston; academic advising and managing the TRiO SSS project on the LSC-Tomball campus. She earned a Bachelor's Degree from Northern Illinois University and a Master's degree in Education from the University of Houston.