News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 1, 2014

College Success Workshops at The Woods May 8


News Release

---- — Making the right decisions about college can be complicated. That’s why there is the Vigo County “KnowHow2Go” College Success Workshops, a roadmap for preparing for the college experience. Designed for high school juniors, the path to success starts at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 8 in the Rooney Library. By attending this free seminar, students will have an opportunity to attend a variety of sessions about higher education to jump-start the college search process.

Students will select from the seminar sessions below:

• 21st Century Scholars

• College Student Panel Q&A

• Financial Aid and Scholarship Information

• Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, and

• Student Life.

Faculty and staff members from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, Indiana State University, Ivy Tech State College, and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology will lead the sessions. Lunch will be provided.

This campaign is part of the national KnowHow2GO effort led by the Ad Council, American Council on Education and the Lumina Foundation for Education. The Vigo County “KnowHow2Go” College Success Workshop is made possible by a grant from the Indiana Commission for Higher Education.

For more information contact Marsha Dull, assistant director of admission at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, at (812) 535-5104 or visit www.smwc.edu.