Photo: Destino: Universidad
The College Board and CollegeWeekLive invite Latino high school students and their families to Destino: Universidad (Destination: College) — a free bilingual virtual event on Tuesday, April 16 from 5 to 8 p.m. EDT.
WHO: High school students, parents, guidance counselors
WHAT: Destino: Universidad Online College Fair for Latino students & families
WHERE: www.CollegeWeekLive.com. Free.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 16 from 5 to 8 p.m. EDT
WHY: Watch live video presentations, get your questions answered, chat with admissions reps and college students.
- 5–6 p.m. Comparing Aid Awards
- Myra Smith, Executive Director, Financial Aid Services, The College Board
- 5–6 p.m. Taller de DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)
- Luis Pérez, Gerente del Programa Manager
- 6–7 p.m. Making the Right Choice: Selecting a College
- Emma Rutland, College Counselor, Uplift Education
- 6–7 p.m. Como Elejir una Universidad
- Denise Castaneda, Director of College Admissions, Uplift Education
- 7–8 p.m. DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) Workshop
- Luis Pérez, DACA Program Manager
- 7–8 p.m. Comparando Ofertas de Ayuda Financiera
- Alex Paredes, Project STEPS, Van Nuys Middle School
- Thursday, May 2, 2013
- Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Destino: Universidad is a collaborative effort among universities, colleges, school districts and community-based organizations to provide Latino families with college planning resources.