For the second year in a row, eight teens from Greensboro Housing Authority (GHA) traveled to Charlotte, NC to attend the Charlotte National College Fair, held on March 18, 2018. The event was held at The Park Expo and Conference Center and featured admission representatives from over 200 colleges and universities from across the country and world. The attendees had the opportunity to ask pertinent questions about the individual universities, academic programs and other student opportunities. The event was sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC).
Zy'Asia Williams and Nazaria Clark speak with a university representative
Students had a chance to discover new information about universities local to Greensboro, but also across the country. Several of the students were interested in learning more about their future field of study, while others gathered more information about exciting student opportunities such as study abroad programs. All who attended reported back that it was helpful to meet face-to-face with representatives from the different schools.
Jamaurie Walker stops by the NC A&T table
Heaven Guilford visits with Mercer University
Attendees (L to R) Essence Cooper, Heaven Guilford, Honesti Cooper, Jamaurie Walker, Nazaria Clark, Zy'Asia Willams, Nadia Tatum and Jazzmin Walker