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EAC Counseling Dept. to offer workshops helping students through transfer process

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[Click Image to Enlarge] EAC’s Counseling Department will present a workshop series beginning January 23 to assist students transferring to a university. [EAC-Dave Harvey photo]

By Todd Haynie

THATCHER, AZ—EAC students wishing to transfer to a university after graduating from EAC should plan on attending a free workshop series sponsored by the Counseling Department entitled, Slingshot to Success! The series will include four, one-hour workshops in the Game Room of the Activities Center. The next session is Feb 27 at 4:30 p.m.

Although the series is designed for first-year students who intend to transfer in the Fall 2009 semester, all students are welcome.

Presented by EAC English instructor Tracy Lassiter, each workshop will address a different topic related to important issues to consider when planning a transfer to a university.

The workshop schedule will be as follows:

• February 27 – How to pay for school at the next level

• March 26 – Networking and other strategies designed to increase your chances of being admitted to your chosen transfer program

• April 23 – Managing the paperwork required for successful admission

Students with questions should call the Counseling Department at 428-8253 or Lassiter at 428-4098.