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College Send-Off Conference Itinerary
Date: July 31st 2015
Location: Temple University Howard Gittis Student Center
9:30-10:00 Set Up (Breakfast)
11:00-11:45 Workshop #1
12:00-12:45 Workshop #2
2:00-3:00 - Keynote Speaker - Matt Bergman
3:00-4:00 Present Scholarship Certificates/ Prizes Round/ Remarks
Cheyney University (Sharon Thorne)
Community College of Philadelphia (Diane Kae)
East Stoudsburg University (Baron Vanderburg)
Edinboro University (Michael Jones)
Temple University (Deedee Scott)
Penn State University (Marsha Perry)
West Chester University (Stephanie Allen)
Real Rap About College Life Outside of the Classroom- Rev. Michael Robinson
Participants in this workshop will learn how to transition and navigate campus life and the social, peer pressure, academic and personal leadership challenges and university expectations that will easily beset them.
Networking Mixer - Various Philadelphia Professionals
Students will get the opportunity to learn tips/tricks and techniques about how to present their best selves in any type of networking or interview situation, whether it’s for a job, internship, or program!
Networking with Professionals - Quibila Divine
Participants in this workshop will learn tips and techniques in networking, and how to best connect with the professionals they admire and create and maintain those relationships.
Time-management Tips for College Freshman - Nichole Renee
This workshop will serve as a vehicle to provide guidance in the areas of college and career, self-esteem and motivations, helping students elevate to the next phase of life after high school graduation, and learn to prioritize their obligations as they enter a whole new academic and social world.
College Student Panel
Scholars will hear from students entering their senior year of college about their experiences and what they’ve learned from the college process.
Basics of Budgeting/Getting Smart about Credit - Riddhi Vora
The money management workshop will focus on the students preparing themselves to make sound financial decisions during their college years and beyond in their 20s and 30s. I will focus on debt (credit cards, student loans, etc) savings/investing and the pitfalls of consumerism.
1755 N 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
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