The Academic Forum* Presents
Two guest speakers who will each speak about a different topic:
College Application Essay Writing and How to Find Financially-friendly Colleges 6:00 pm – Monday, April 24 in Room 457.
Writing Coach Liz Gessner will offer advice on tackling the Common Application with a laser focus on the Personal Essay. Find out which components need the earliest attention and those too often overlooked. Get tips on how to start the essay and the questions to ask in order to minimize stress, maximize potential, and preserve family harmony!
Financial Expert Debbie Schwartz will discuss how families can make more informed financial decisions by searching for and choosing colleges to fit their financial situations and reduce student debt. She will help you understand the data to be familiar with regarding how colleges award financial aid and merit scholarships.