Who are some successful TRIO alumni?

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  • Oprah Winfrey, Upward Bound, talk show host, author and journalist
  • Franklin Chaang-Diaz, Student Support Services; first Hispanic astronaut
  • A. C. Green, Student Support Services; Oregon State University, NBA basketball player
  • Gwendolynne Moore, Student Support Services; US congresswoman
  • Angela Bassett, Upward Bound, St. Petersberg Junior College, actress
  • Anastasia Pittman, Student Support Services; Oklahoma State Representative
  • Beatrice Berry, Upward Bound, University of Delaware, author, award-winning lecturer
  • John Quinones, Upward Bound, St Mary's University, correspondent for ABC news, "Prime Time Live"
  • Viola Davis, Upward Bound, Student Support Services, Rhode Island College, actress