Congratulations to all the recent high school graduates, and best of luck as you are preparing for life as a college student. You might still be enjoying your summer vacation, but Intel and College Week Live are holding an event you won’t want to miss Thurs., Aug. 4 from 2 p.m. – 9 p.m. EST.
The College Week Live Virtual Online College Fair sponsored by Intel will provide you with valuable tips on everything from choosing a major to getting financial aid to outfitting your dorm room with the latest technology. Intel’s virtual booth will have people available for live chat throughout the day to answer your questions and help you find the right PC to meet your college needs.
You’ll also have a chance to enter to win a Toshiba Satellite laptop w/ the latest 2nd generation Intel Core i5 processor technology! You can also visit the Intel PC Store today and shop for the latest Intel-powered laptops: www.amazon.com/intel.
2 p.m. EST: College Stress: Where is Comes From and how to Manage it featuring Elizabeth Scott, Life Coach and About.com Writer; Achieving Success in College and Beyond featuring Krayton Davis, executive principal at nBuy Associates, Inc.
3 p.m. EST: Technology for College featuring Intel Creative Director Joe English
4 p.m. EST: The Importance of an Internship featuring Emily Driscoll
5 p.m. EST: Conquering the College Admissions Essay featuring Alan Gelb, author or “Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps”; Rites and Wrongs of Passage: A Discussion on Hazing featuring Hank Nuwer, author of “Wrongs of Passage: Fraternities, Sororities, Hazing, and Binge Drinking”
6 p.m. EST: Scholars & Cents – Guide to Money Management featuring Financial Literacy and Consumer Advocacy Manager Mary Johnson
7 p.m. EST: Careers in Technology featuring Sean Koehl, technology evangelism manager at Intel’s R&D Labs
8 p.m. EST: Crazy U: One Dad’s Crash Course in Getting His Kid Into College featuring Andrew Ferguson, author of book with same title; Dorm Room Diet: How to Avoid the Freshman 15 featuring Author Daphne Oz