The Hoyt Library has scheduled the following college and career workshops presented by Jennifer L. Severini-Kresock, MS, a Private Career and College Counselor, of NEPA Career and College Counseling Associates for high school students, college students, and their parents.
All workshops are on Saturdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
09/14 – Best Fit – How to Determine Your “Best-Fit” Colleges—Strategies and Advice on finding the best college for each student based on a variety of factors.
09/28 – Standardized Testing -Standardized College Testing: Information and Preparation— this workshop will address all of the options for standardized college admissions testing and provide tips for successful preparation.
10/12 – Special Needs Students and Strategies –Special Needs Students and Strategies for Post-Secondary Success—Advice and information for special needs students and families planning for post-secondary education. Specific information will be presented on transition, college and career options, employment, standardized testing, OVR, and other relevant needed information. Several brochures and pamphlets will be provided to each family for additional pointers.
10/19 – My Top 10 Tips for Getting Admitted to the College of Your Dreams
11/09 – Intro to Financial Aid and Scholarships and Forms Forum – Intro to Financial Aid and Scholarships—Basic information and tips on financial aid regarding—forms, procedures, and terminology. Scholarship information will also be provided. Forms Forum—designed to help students and parents complete any forms required for college admissions, financial aid, scholarships. There is a $10.00 charge per family only for this workshop’s materials.
01/11/14 – You Have Graduated From College, What’s Next? – You Have Graduated from College, What’s Next?—How to become a successful employee—seeking and applying for a job, additional education opportunities, resume building, networking, office etiquette.
01/18/14 – Resumes and Cover Letters
01/25/14 – Mock Interview, Appropriate Dress, and Etiquette for Interviewing.
All workshops are free of charge, except for a $10 material fee per family on 11/09. Don’t miss out on important information, and necessary college deadlines and applications!
Register by calling the Hoyt Library today!