SLC Inland Empire Presentations & Handouts

Share, Learn and Connect 2015 presentations and handouts are listed below as/if they are available. The documents will remain public until Spring 2016, at which point they will be catalogued thematically under the Presentation Archives section of the website.

SLC Inland Empire

Thursday, February 19, 2015
The Claremont Colleges
8:30am – 3pm

Session 1

What We Want to Know: The UC Personal Statement and First Generation College Students
You Know You Have to Pay … But How?
Old SAT, New SAT, and ACT: How to Best Advise Students
Creating Options in the College Search: Finding the Perfect College and Paying for It

Session 2

To Write or Not to Write: Letters of Recommendation
A Fine Balance: Guiding Students to a Thoughtful College List
The New Short List: Gap Years, Boot Camps, and Experiential Education Programs
Five College Essay Questions Counselors Should be Able to Help Their Student Answer
How to Deal with Lawn Mower Parents, Mom-Villas, and Other Nightmares

Session 3

ROTC Scholarships and Service Academy Admissions
How Test Prep Can be Used for Good Instead of Evil
How Admissions Decisions are Made
CSU 101 and 201: Exploration of the CSU and its Admission Practices, a Workshop for New Counselors
To Share or Not to Share: How Much Should College Applicants Share in Their Essays and Applications