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8th ANNUAL LATINO COLLEGE FAIR: NOVEMBER 21, 2015
All students and families – Latinos and non-Latinos – are welcome! The event will be held at Fordham University, Rose Hill Campus in the Bronx and will feature an afternoon full of college information important to all New York City students and their families. Events include: Planning & Paying for College Workshop and Q&A, College Fair and Financial Aid “Ask the Expert” one-on-one meetings and mini workshops on other topics of interest. More information, including registration and the current list of colleges signed up for the Fair is available here. Registration is optional, but very helpful to plan for space and refreshments.
PREPARING STRONG COLLEGE APPLICATIONS: NOVEMBER 21, 2015
It’s that stressful time of year, when seniors are working furiously on college applications! Join us for a workshop about what colleges look for in successful applications, tips for writing a winning admissions essay and avoiding common pitfalls, and how to craft an overall application that gets noticed for all the right reasons. There will be time to ask the experts your pressing questions as well. This workshop is open to both students and their families. This event will take place at The American Museum of Natural History from 10:30am-12:30pm. Preregister here.
FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (FIT) PORTFOLIO PREVIEW DAY: DECEMBER 12, 2015
Students interested in applying to an Art & Design major that requires a portfolio evaluation will have an opportunity to receive valuable feedback from FIT faculty this fall. A Portfolio Preview Day will be held on-campus December 12th. This event will provide a wonderful opportunity for students to meet one-on-one with FIT’s faculty members. Representatives will be available to review artwork, discuss programs, and answer questions about professional careers in art and design. More information and pre-registration can be found at the following link.