Friday, January 27, 2017

Curious about Gap Years? Find out what they are all about!

Are you feeling uncertain or hesitant about going straight to college?  Have you looked into gap year options and been overwhelmed by what is out there? Do you worry about what a gap year may cost?  

Join us on Thursday, February 2 from 6:30-7:30 pm in the Robbins Library Community Room to learn all about Gap Years through an engagning presentation by Jane Sarouhan. Jane is Vice President of the Center for Interim Programs, the first independent gap year counseling organization in the United States. She has been working with young adults, families and programs for 20 years as an educator, programmer, director and counselor.

Here are some topics she will cover:

  1. Define Gap Year: Who? What? When? Where? Why?
  2. Benefits of gap time.
  3. Common concerns of gap time: Safety. Cost. Returning to school. College process.
  4. Tips on how to create structured, meaningful gap time.

All interested students, parents, guardians and counselors are encouraged to attend!

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