Charleston: Lowcountry Student Summit: January 26, 2019
New in 2019 is the inaugural Clemson University Lowcountry Student Summit, set for Saturday, January 26, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Academic Magnet High School in North Charleston, South Carolina. An extension of the Clemson Men of Color National Summit, this day-long event is stocked with tools and resources for eighth- through 12th-grade students to plan for success after high school.
The Lowcountry Student Summit features motivational speakers and workshops designed to help students tap into their talents as well as develop academic and professional skills that prepare them for college and post-college careers. Students will learn about topics such as these:
Taking dual enrollment courses
Registering in apprenticeship programs
Preparing for career success
Applying to colleges
Taking tests such as SAT/ACT/WorkKeys
Completing the FAFSA
Submitting scholarship applications
The summit is open to Charleston County School District students, parents, guardians, educators and administrators.
Click the link to read more and to register for the Lowcountry Student Summit.