Attention Cobb County high school students and family members:
You are invited to attend the College Credit Now Summit on Tuesday March 4th from 6:30pm-8:30pm at CampbellHigh School (5265 Ward Street Smyrna, GA 30080) Representatives from Chattahoochee Technical College, Georgia Highlands College, Kennesaw State University, Southern Polytechnic State University and the Georgia Department of Education will be on hand to provide information and answer questions about the process of earning college credits while still in high school. For more information, contact Angela Kovachi with the CCSD Transitional Career Partnership Program at 770-426-3559.
The Kennesaw State University (KSU) School of Art and Design invites you to attend its Spring Festival on March 14, 2014. Join the KSU team as they share information about majors in Art (BFA), Art History (BA), and Art Education (BA) as well as minors in Art History and Classical Studies. For event details,please visit http://www.kennesaw.edu/visual_arts/ Students planning to attend can pick up a coupon to use at the Festival's "Iron Pour" from the College and Career Center.
Spring Preview is an excellent opportunity for prospective students from Metro Atlanta-area high schools and community colleges to learn more about the opportunities that await them at the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. Students and parents (welcomed to attend) can learn about academic programs, student organizations, and life on campus. They will meet current students, faculty, staff, administrators and alumni. On-the-spot admissions will be available for qualified students who have completed an application (have official transcripts and SAT and/or ACT test scores) and application fees. Scholarships will be awarded on-the-spot to qualifying students.
Cost: $150 (deadline March 1st-Only 50 slots available)
Transportation: Chartered bus departs Atlanta, GA on Friday morning March 28th 4:30am and returns Saturday evening March 29th 7:00pm
Arrival/Departure Location: 3425 Cascade Road, Atlanta, GA (Kroger’s Parking Lot)
Payment method: Money order, cashier's check, and online payments accepted at www.FAMUAtlantaAlumni.org
*Full payment or $75 deposit and signed liability waiver must accompany registration form in order to secure slot.
*Fee includes transportation, hotel, and most meals.
*For additional information contact (404)433-2507 or (678)491-0819; email at Rattlers@FAMUAtlantaAlumni.org
Attention Hispanic/Latino families:
The Georgia Institute of Technology’s (Georgia Tech) GoSTEM Initiative, in partnership with the University of Georgia’s (UGA) Language-rich Inquiry Science with English Language Learners (LISELL) Project invites you attend a fun, educational event on the campus of Georgia Tech.
This FREE event will provide students and families a unique opportunity to meet representatives from universities, colleges and community organizations that serve the local Hispanic/Latino community.
We will offer bilingual workshops, hands-on activities for the entire family, and a panel with Latino college students, parents and professionals. If you would like to learn more about the event, please visit www.gostem.gatech.edu.
What: The 2nd Annual Latino College and STEM Fair
When: Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 9:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.
Where: Georgia Tech Student Center, 350 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332
*Free babysitting, free raffles and door prizes, fun activities for parents and students of all ages.