Thank you to all who participated in the 2018 From Nest to Wings Conference. Participants, volunteers, faculty members and joined in an amazing event. If you would like to join in the fun next year, please check back in this space in the coming weeks for information on the 2019 conference!
Saturday, February 24,2018
8:30 am- 2:30 pm
FROM NEST TO WINGS offers high school young women and their mothers a unique conference designed to help personalize information gathering about the college application process, college choice, and first year college experience. Not only is the information presented of high quality, participants are encouraged to ask questions and personalize their education.
-Allows moms and daughters to spend a day together focused on their future.
-Is an opportunity to ask questions of experts in their field.
-Provides information related to the college search/first year experience changes quickly. This conference can help you stay up to date…even if you have older children who have attended college.
-Is not expensive ($55, which includes lunch, for a mother and daughter)
Lunch will be provided to all participants.
Sessions presented are designed to meet the needs of each of these classifications:
SOPHOMORES: Developing high school resumes * Decision making * College applications * Testing
JUNIORS: Becoming your own advocate * College visits* Scholarship applications * College applications * Testing
*Reference letters *Personal goal setting
SENIORS: Maximizing the first year college experience * Becoming your own advocate * Personal budgeting/finance * Health * Employment *Personal goal setting * Co-curricular involvement * Roommates * Transfer credit * Study skills
MOMS: Personal Goal Setting * Relationships from a distance *Changing family relationships * Collecting information * Setting expectations
SPANISH SPEAKING MOMS: College choices * Application process * Finances/ FAFSA/ scholarship applications* Collecting information *Changing family relationships * Setting expectations Note: All of the faculty members for our Spanish Speaking Moms track are Spanish speakers.
Financing college is an important topic throughout the conference.
ANNUAL CONFERENCE COSTS
Early Bird Registration: thru 2/7/18 at 5:00pm
$25 for one person,
$45 for two people,
$60 for three people
Regular Registration: 2/7/18 at 5:01 pm- 2/20/18 at 5:00pm
$35 for one person,
$55 for two people,
$70 for three people