06 Oct City of Henderson to host “College and Beyond” workshop Oct. 7
The City of Henderson Blue Ribbon Commission on Educational Excellence and Youth Opportunity (Blue Ribbon Commission) is hosting “College and Beyond… Life After High School,” an informative workshop for parents and students, from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7 at Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy. Participation is free for teens and their parents. The workshop will help students set a course for success in high school and beyond by exploring application strategies recommended by guidance counselors, discovering where to find and how to apply for scholarships, and learning how to make essays and applications stand out. Students and parents can also meet with representatives from participating colleges and trade schools at the workshop.