The McNeill Blog is where students, faculty and staff can learn more about the events and programs offered within the McNeill program.  McNeill students are the authors of the McNeill blog and are able to provide their own unique and thoughtful insight into their own program.

students together at a take 2 event

Take 2, the McNeill Spring Retreat was a success!

Feb. 28, 2017

Take 2, the McNeill Spring Retreat was a success! McNeill freshman students were invited to participate at this event on February 3rd to celebrate their accomplishments from their first semester, to reflect on strategies that helped them succeed, and to use that information to propel them forward to a successful...

UROP Professor talking to students

Post UROP (Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program)

Jan. 24, 2017

Deep within the halls of Norlin library was the follow up to the UROP Symposium. For those who do not know UROP, it is the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program and is part of the Special Undergraduate Enrichment Programs here at CU. Earlier this fall, UROP organized a symposium for undergraduate...

Students attend a power hour on how to be an ALLY

How to be an ALLY

Dec. 14, 2016

The McNeill Power Hour session I attended was named ‘How to be an ALLY’, offered by the Gender and Sexuality Center and a useful resource for all members of the CU community not just those who affiliate with LGBTQIA. Now that’s a big acronym and I’m sure you’re wondering what...

Celebrating El Dia de los Muertos at SASC

SASC community celebrates el Día de los muertos

Dec. 14, 2016

The SASC community celebrated el Día de los muertos for the second year in a row on November 2nd , 2016. El día de los muertos is a celebration of a new phase in life: death. The tradition is celebrated throughout Latin America, but mostly where it was originated in...