SLC Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles

Friday, March 13, 2015
Occidental College
7:30am – 3:00pm

Session 1

The State of Public Higher Education in California
To Share or Not to Share: How Much Should College Applicants Share in Their Essays and Applications
Update on the Redesigned PSAT & SAT
Crediting Options in the College Search – Finding the Perfect Collect and How to Pay for It!
Transferring from Community College
College Counseling Panel “The Rookie, the Veteran, and Everybody in Between”

Session 2

How to Deal with Lawn Mower Parents, Mom-Villas and Other Nightmares
What We Want to Know: The UC Personal Statement and 1st Generation College Students
Update on the Redesigned PSAT & SAT
A Fine Balance: Guiding Students to a Thoughtful College List
How Admission Decisions Are Made
Challenges and Strategies for First Generation Students – Tried and True Techniques for Helping Students Through the College Application Process

Session 3

The New Short List: Why Gap Years, BootCamps, and Experiential Education Programs Will Soon be in Every Student’s Choice Set
Working with Undocumented Students
CSU 101 & 201: Exploration of the CSU and its Admission Practices: A Workshop for New Counselors
Effective Counseling of the College Bound Student-Athlete
Using Personality Type to Write the College Essay
Talking WUE – We Understand & Explain!