Upcoming events sponsored by Hinsdale Library are open to all families in D86:
VIRTUAL: Spotlight on College--Tips for Admission Success
Wednesday, January 20, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
The college admissions process is involved and multifaceted, only further complicated by COVID-19. This program will tackle the most up-to-date tips for standardized tests, school fit, how to improve admission odds, and strategies to reduce costs in this webinar. Spotlight College Advising will present the latest information about the evolving process of college admissions in this webinar for 9th-11th grade students and their families. Click here to register and we will send you a Zoom invitation the morning of the program.
VIRTUAL: Why Gap Years Matter More Than Ever
Tuesday, February 9, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Are you wondering about the benefits of a Gap Year and realistic options amidst COVID and the disruption of higher ed? Join Katherine Stievater, Founder of Gap Year Solutions, for a presentation and Q&A about the benefits of a Gap Year and what Gap Years look like when international travel is not a realistic option. Katherine Stievater founded Gap Year Solutions to help students successfully transition to college with a customized plan that builds life skills through “Real World Learning.” Based in the Boston, MA area, she is Accredited by the national Gap Year Association, and is a Professional member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association. Click here to register and we will send you a Zoom invitation the morning of the program