Upcoming Events/Reminders

2016-2017 Upward Bound Academic Workshops and Events

Additional Events will be added throughout the Academic Year

Fall 2016 Semester

  • Sun. September 25: Not a specific UB-sponsored event, but students & parents are encouraged to attend the Golden Circle College Fair, Hy-Vee Hall, Des Moines
  • Sat. October 1: Academic Workshop, held at Central College, Pella
  • Thurs. October 13: Iowa TRIO Student Leadership Conference, held at Central College, Pella (2016-17 Student Advisory Board members, and summer 2016 Emerging Leaders and Rising Stars are invited to attend)
  • Tues. October 25: An Evening with Adam Carroll, held at Central College, Pella (Senior students & parents are invited to attend)
  • Sat. November 5: Academic Workshop, held at Central College, Pella
  • Sat. December 3: Academic Workshop, held at Central College, Pella

Spring 2017 Semester

  • Sat. February 25: Academic Workshop, held at Central College, Pella

Research Study Results

View the complete results of the Parental Outreach Efforts study conducted during the fall of 2010.