Fla. (February 10, 2014) – On Wednesday, February 12, 2014, over 100 students
in the TCC Gear Up Program as well as other students from Leon, Gadsden, and Wakulla
Counties will participate in Youth Day, as part of the college’s
African-American History Month activities. This annual event gives students
exposure to college as well as education on African American History.
students will enjoy a pep rally that includes speakers from various departments
and basketball free throw contest. The students will then receive tours from
the TCC Student Ambassadors.
is honored to host this annual event where students receive the college exposure
that will greatly benefit them as they prepare for post-secondary education”,
said Senovia Williams, project coordinator for Florida GEAR UP and Youth Day
activities are from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Students will also hear from
motivational speakers as they eat free lunch while other students tour the
more information call (850) 245-0812 or visit www.tcc.fl.edu/gearup.