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F1rst Gen Mason

Posted: October 27, 2015 at 11:23 am, Last Updated: October 27, 2015 at 11:29 am

Julio Diaz and Doug Hernandez were selected panelists for the recent F1rst Gen Mason gathering co-sponsored by ODIME where Mason faculty, staff, and students engaged in discussions surrounding First Generation college students and their pursuits in higher education. This discourse provided insight into the student experience and underscored how crucial support systems are for inclusion […]

First Session of Strengthening the Family Workshop (STF)

Posted: October 21, 2015 at 11:31 am, Last Updated: March 17, 2016 at 11:20 am

On October 17th, 2015 we completed the first of five sessions with the Strengthening the Family Workshops for our 8th grade families.  We had over 56 students and parents present at our first STF workshop at Glasgow Middle School. We will be providing the STF workshops to a total of 156 families by the end […]

LEAS Team In Action!

Posted: October 15, 2014 at 12:04 pm, Last Updated: October 15, 2014 at 12:14 pm

Leaders Empowering Aspiring Students (L.E.A.S ) Volunteering for EIP’s Strengthening the Family Workshop (STF)  L.E.A.S is EIP’s student leadership team and two of its members, D’Andre Villa and Cristian Mejia, both are current 12th grade students at Annandale High School in Fairfax County.  Both recently volunteered their time on October 11th, 2014 at Glasgow Middle School, they assisted EIP staff […]

49 Days and counting until Summer Academy

Posted: May 19, 2014 at 4:07 pm, Last Updated: August 21, 2014 at 1:53 pm

49 Days and counting July 7th-25th

EIP Prep Families focus on College Preparation

Posted: April 29, 2014 at 9:56 am, Last Updated: April 29, 2014 at 11:10 am

Thank you to all of the families who were able to attend EIP’s Second weekend Event. As a parents of 8th grade students this was the time to begin the conversation about college admissions and financing. Our staff and mentors enjoyed spending time with you! Please contact our office if you’d like to ask any […]

Honor Roll Students : 2nd Quarter

Posted: March 11, 2014 at 3:17 pm, Last Updated: March 20, 2014 at 11:27 am

Congratulations EIP students for earning Honor Roll achievement! We are very proud of all your hard work and effort in this 2nd Quarter.

FONZ Nature Camp Opportunity

Posted: January 21, 2014 at 10:48 am, Last Updated: January 21, 2014 at 11:21 am

For 20 years Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ) has offered a unique residential camp experience.    Located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, FONZ Nature Camp strengthens the bond between youth and nature by providing students in grades 5-10 the opportunity to explore the great outdoors, while connecting them to conservation initiatives through exposure […]

Dare2Learn: AMP Site Competition Food Drive Winners!

Posted: December 20, 2013 at 11:17 am, Last Updated: December 20, 2013 at 11:34 am

AMP Site Food Drive Competition Winners:
Category 1: Lanier MS 

Category 2: Osbourn Park HS
Category 3: JEB Stuart HS
Category 4: Kenmore MS
Category 5: Thomas Jefferson MS

Congratulations to the students at the winning AMP sites, you will be rewarded with a pizza party this coming Spring 2014!

L.E.A.S Volunteers for STF Workshop

Posted: December 19, 2013 at 4:17 pm, Last Updated: March 11, 2014 at 3:39 pm

L.E.A.S is EIP’s student leadership team and we had two of its members  Esteysi Muriel and Jomara Paredes volunteering during our family workshop session for Strengthening the Family Workshop (STF).

Congratulation EIP Mason Graduates of Winter 2013

Posted: December 19, 2013 at 2:37 pm, Last Updated: December 20, 2013 at 11:30 am

Jessica Caceres, Yesenia Contreras, Eddie Morales, Giovanni Moya,Erika Portillo,Ramon Roque.  You are all grown up, since you were all 8th graders we have watched you grow. You are our pride and joy, to see you achieve your dreams of college is beyond words.