Free Workshops for High School Juniors
A lot of stunned students are adapting to on-line coursework, physical distancing, and being at sea with their usual activities. Most juniors have been stymied in their college search and application process. But time marches on.
And with college application deadlines starting in the fall, you will want to be prepared.
These free 1-2 hour workshops are designed to help you figure out what you care about, find out what is available, and start your focused application and essay.
College Essay Writing Workshop
Tuesday, April 21, 1:00pm
Get started working on an essay at the beginning of the week. Understand what makes you stand out and what makes a good college application essay. Become familiar with two styles of essays and begin (or continue) writing a compelling essay.
Creating a College List Workshop
Wednesday, April 22, 1:00pm
Learn preferences, resources for searching, how to identify best fit colleges, and how to narrow your list over time.
College Application Workshop
Thursday, April 23, 1:00
Decide what you want your application to say about you and strategize how to convey this through the Activities List, Additional Information section, and the Essay (Personal Statement).
Making Summer Worthwhile Workshop
Friday, April 24, 1:00
Plans have likely changed. Programs you were planning on have been canceled. Identify what you want to do or learn, and create a summer that feels worthwhile to you.