Monthly Archives: September 2011

CUNY: Black Male Initiative Sixth Annual Conference

SIXTH ANNUAL CUNY BMI CONFERENCE Friday, October 7, 2011, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Hunter College/CUNY Keynote Speakers: Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, Dr. Julianne Malveaux and HUD Regional Administrator Adolfo Carrión, Jr. DOWNLOAD: Sixth Annual CUNY BMI Conference Advertisements

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Wednesday, October 26 Counselor Day at College Board Forum

Dear Counselors: This fall, the College Board is organizing a day of professional development opportunities for Counselors at the Forum. On October 26 if you attend the FREE Fall Counselor Workshop you can stay for Wednesday Forum sessions for FREE. … Continue reading

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VassarView – November 13-14, 2011

This message is from Catherine Chan: VASSAR VIEW NOVEMBER 13-14, 2011 Greetings Colleague, The Vassar College Office of Admission is gearing up for the fall travel season. We’re aslo looking foward to hosting your talented students for an inside look … Continue reading

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For students interested in science and research

This message is from Matthew Phifer: The College Achievement through Urban Science Exploration (CAUSE) Project is a year-round program that combines environmental studies, research, field study, and a community service component with intensive college preparatory services for low-income minority youth … Continue reading

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University of Rochester’s Multicultural Visitation Program

This message is from Michelle Thompson-Taylor: The University of Rochester’s Multicultural Visitation Program (MVP) allows prospective students, currently high school seniors, to experience Rochester firsthand. Participants will explore cocurricular activities, sit in on classes, interact with current students, eat in … Continue reading

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College Completion Gaps Widening, Data Show

This message is from Charles Dervarics: College Completion Gaps Widening, Data Show While students of color have narrowed gaps with Whites in high school completion rates in recent decades, the gaps in completion of four-year college degrees continue to grow, … Continue reading

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College Retention and Graduation Rates sites

This message is from Susan Hren: Here are some good sites for data on college retention and graduation rates: http://www.collegeresults.org http://www.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/ http://www.nces.ed.gov/IPEDS http://www.collegeportraits.org http://www.collegeboard.com http://www.collegedata.com   Susan Hren College Counselor St. Martin de Porres High School 6111 Lausche Ave. Cleveland, … Continue reading

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