Free Webinar by LifeMatters – Navigating the College Search & Admissions Process

For employees (LIVE) Thursday, September 17, 2015, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Pacific

The college admissions process has become fiercely competitive. Both parents and students are facing significant anxiety regarding admission to college. In this session, we will discuss how an admissions committee will assess a student’s distinct background and dialogue about issues like AP courses, SAT and ACT scores, Early Decision vs. Early Action admission, extra-curricular activities, athletic considerations, and financial aid basics. We will also explore the presentation of an appealing resume and application.

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Sparks, Brenden (Web Services) is Stepping Beyond

“Brenden Sparks presented OU Campus 1A Content Editing yesterday and it was the most entertaining and useful training I attended. Brenden was very knowledgeable about site accessibility and showed a great passion for it which made it more interesting to learn about. Brenden has an appropriate and fun sense of humor which made the training enjoyable and quick. Thanks Brenden!” — Rachel Devera

Franco, Ana is Stepping Beyond

“Ana is an incredible student to work with.  Everyday, she inspires me to be the best counselor that I can be!  Her kind soul, passion for making positive change, and motivation to help others really is the definition of leading by example.

She has an amazing story of achievement and I know that wherever she ends up, the school will be so lucky to have her a part of their team.  Thank you Ana for being such an inspiration to all of us in EDCO!” –Anonymous

Delfino, Michele (HR) is Stepping Beyond

“Michele is always on top of the various technical letters (guidelines from the CO) that come into HR and always does her due diligence to ensure all steps are followed in a timely manner. I am so appreciative of her attention to details and her willingness to do whatever it takes to ensure the department is in compliance with these letters. It benefits not just HR, but the entire campus community.” –Anonymous

Farooq, Wasifyar (Aviation) is Stepping Beyond

“Wasifyar Farooq demonstrates the true characteristics of a SJSU Spartan. He is selfless and willing to help out another student by the drop of a hat. Wasif represents the Aviation department in a positive way and deserves to be recognized. Several Spartans thank him for his great personality.: –Anonymous