College & Career Center News (sent 4/16/21)
I hope you have had a wonderful week and are doing well.
Here are some upcoming college/career events to check out:
Mon., April 19
5:00-7:45 pm - WACAC College Fair - this fair will provide students with the opportunity to meet representatives from colleges and universities from all over the country and beyond. Register here: https://www.strivescan.com/wacac/
Tues., April 20
12:00-4:00 pm - NACAC Southeastern US College Fair - All high school juniors, seniors, transfer students, and families are welcome. Click here to find a list of participating colleges/universities and to register.
1:20 pm - Junior Workshop: UC Personal Insight Questions - Juniors with a free 7th period are invited to learn about the UC PIQs and get tips for writing them. This session will be repeated during Tutorial on 4/21/21, so students only need to attend one session. Zoom link: https://tamdistrict-org.zoom.us/j/94285327273?pwd=YkxvU0JKbmxUSTA0NmREemZON21IUT09
Wed., April 21
10:10 am - Junior Workshop: UC Personal Insight Questions - Juniors are invited to learn about the UC PIQs and get tips for writing them. Zoom link: https://tamdistrict-org.zoom.us/j/98419495558?pwd=SEtiYzl3cTIvQk5QUU11Z2YyZ1Y2UT09
Sat., April 24
9:00 am - Practice ACT or Practice SAT - sophomores and juniors can choose to take the practice ACT or practice SAT on this date. Sophomores must be enrolled in or have already passed Advanced Algebra. For juniors, it doesn’t matter what math class you are enrolled in. Deadline to register is April 21. Click here to register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdD7gLp1f7339OTJdD-sjP5kWQJBB9AAnKxSWIgi1Qzl4DyVg/viewform
Tues., April 27
4:00 pm - Chico State’s Presentation on Careers in Construction Management - Chico State Construction Management (CMGT) graduates are highly sought after by construction companies throughout California and beyond. This presentation will provide an overview of the Construction Manager career, as well as outline Chico State’s CMGT program. Use this Zoom Link: Zoom Link (Click This Link to Join Presentation)
Wed., April 28
5:00-7:45 pm - Regional Admission Counselors of California (RACC) Virtual College Fair - You will have the chance to hear from many different colleges at this fair. You can choose which colleges you want to hear from by registering for their sessions. You and your family can ask questions of the college representatives throughout the presentations too! Click here to learn more and to register: https://www.strivescan.com/racc/
Sat., May 1
National Candidates Reply Date - this is the deadline for high school seniors to formally notify one four-year college/university that you are accepting its offer of admission. It is unethical to accept a spot at more than one school.
9:00 am - 1:00 pm - College of Marin’s College Success Saturday - Graduating high school seniors are encouraged to attend to complete their required Student Orientation, meet with a counselor, and register for fall classes. RSVP at bit.ly/comcss21 If you have questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sun., May 2
10:00 am -4:00 pm - NACAC Virtual College Fair - All high school juniors, seniors, transfer students, and families are welcome. Click here to find a list of participating colleges/universities and to register.
Enjoy the weekend.
College & Career Specialist
(415) 458-3481 - direct line