Fla. (February 28, 2013) – The Florida GEAR UP program, in partnership with
Tallahassee Community College, will host the GEAR UP for College event at 10
a.m., Wednesday, March 6 in TCC’s Center for Workforce Development.
first of its kind virtual “Ultimate College Tour” will have a panel of college
and university recruiters, who will introduce their institutions, answer
questions and give students advice on how to prepare for college and make the
most of their college experience. Financial Aid experts will also be available
to discuss scholarships, grants and loan opportunities.
event will simulcast online from 10 to 11 a.m.
logon, go to the simulcast on the day of the event, or to watch a recording
after the event, go to www.tcc.fl.edu/GEARUP. In addition
to the live simulcast, there will also be a live audience present and the public
is welcome to attend.
(Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) is a federal
grant with the mission of making middle and high school students aware and ready
more information on Florida GEAR UP or the GEAR UP for College Event, contact
Lillian Finn, Assistant State Project Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (850) 245-0835.