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”
Vice President of Enrollment and Communications and Dean of Admission
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”
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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