"College Admissions 101: What's the Right Fit for Your Student?"he Right Fit for Your Student?"
Wednesday, March 5, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. @ Cornog Auditorium, Northfield
Just in time for those Spring Break college tours, discover what kinds of students that different kinds of schools are seeking from our panel of local admissions officers. Officers will include representatives from a highly selective private university, a large flagship state university, a regional private university, a small liberal arts college and a community college. Moderated by New Trier's Post- High School Counseling chair James Conroy.
NEW THIS YEAR! New Trier High School is now an annual sponsor of all FAN programs. Don't miss these other top researchers and thinkers: David Sheff on addiction (Feb. 5), Sheila Heen and Doug Stone of the Harvard Negotiation Project on receiving praise (March 11), Alice Waters on food (April 8), Hilary Levey Friedman on competition (April), Carol Dweck on mindsets (May 9), Temple Grandin on autism (Spring date TBD). Prepare to be amazed.
MISSED A PROGRAM? Most NTPA, ECGC and FAN parent programs have been videotaped and posted on these groups' websites. Find the links in the right-hand column of your monthly NTPA eNews.
NTPA TRANSFER FAMILY COMMITTEE
Have you recently moved into New Trier Township? The NTPA Transfer Family Committee hopes to ease the transition for families new to the community. Please contact Jennifer Bisceglia for more information.
International Exchange Students
Become a host family or an exchange student. Find out more about going abroad or hosting a foreign student. Or contact Athena Arvanitis, New Trier's Director of Student Life, or Beth Drucker via email or call Beth at 847-256-2676 to learn more about hosting or becoming an exchange student. If you are not able to host, but know someone who might consider it, please pass on this information.
NTPA Program Archive
Many NTPA programs are videotaped and available for viewing online (click here for the updated software) or parents may borrow videotapes by contacting Mari Plotnik, NTPA Secretary, by email or 847-784-2202.