Rhodes alumni and their high school students are invited 
to attend this informative session about the college admission process 
Saturday, September 22, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Spence Wilson Room, Briggs Hall

The featured speaker is Rhodes College Vice President of Enrollment and Communications and 
Dean of Admission Carey Thompson

Panelists include Rhodes admission and financial aid professionals 
and top area high school college counselors. 

 Valuable information will be provided to freshmen and sophomores, juniors and seniors, and parents. 

The day includes a campus tour and lunch in The Rat.


9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Registration

10:00 a.m. “Some Thoughts on College Admission, Students, and Families”
                   Carey Thompson
                   Vice President of Enrollment and Communications and Dean of Admission
                   Rhodes College
10:40 a.m. Panel of Rhodes College admission counselors and area high school college counselors

11:15 a.m. Break Out Sessions

      “The Parent Role in the College Search”
      “Financing the College Education”
      Carey Thompson 

      Freshmen and Sophomores 
      “What Every Freshman and Sophomore Should Know”
       Ali Hamilton and Ben Wescott

      Juniors and Seniors 
      “What Every Junior and Senior Should Know”
      Barbara Olson and John Hawkins

11:45 a.m. Regroup for Final Questions

12:00 p.m. Lunch — Catherine Burrow Refectory (also known as The Rat)
12:30 p.m. Campus Tours — Leave from Burrow Hall

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