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TRIO Staff

Mike Houlahan
TRIO Coordinator (Des Plaines Room 1740)
B.S. Psychology, minor in Justice Systems, Truman State University
M.A. Counseling, Student Affairs emphasis, Truman State University
Ed.D Higher Education and Organizational Change, Benedictine University (Anticipated 2015)

Joe Palencia
TRIO Advisor (Skokie Room A135)
B.A. Communication & Latina/o Studies, minor in Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
M.Ed. Higher Education, Loyola University Chicago

Kristine Panopio
TRIO Advisor (Des Plaines Room 1740)
B.A. English, minor in Natural Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
M. Ed. Instructional Leadership,Type 09 Certification in English, University of Illinois at Chicago

Annette Prince
TRIO Administrative Assistant (Des Plaines Room 1740)
Board of Governors Bachelor's Degree, Northeastern Illinois University


Des Plaines campus

Room 1740 (Enrollment Center - Annex)

Skokie campus

Room A135 (Learning Center)

Fall & Spring semester hours

Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.*

Summer semester hours

Monday - Thursday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.*

Interim hours

Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.*

*other availability by appointment