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“Mi Éxito, la Universidad” Hispanic Educational Fair

“Mi Éxito, la Universidad”
Hispanic Educational Fair 

Our Hispanic Education Fair is for parents, students, and children who are interested in how to better their life and their child’s life through education.

Join us on Saturday, September 14 for our annual Hispanic Educational Fair! This event is free and open to Hispanic students and their families!  Attend for a chance to win a computer! You won’t want to miss this special event!

DSC_6346The Hispanic Education Parent Fair is an initiative of the NCSHP to promote and disseminate information on the benefits of formal and higher education among the Hispanic youth of North Carolina.  This event is focused on reaching out to the parents of Hispanic Students in North Carolina in order to provide them with the tools and information to help their kids through school and encourage them to pursue higher education.

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Photos of 2019 “Mi Éxito, la Universidad” by La Revista NC

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Location

NCCU Mary M. Townes Science Complex1900 Concord St, Durham, NC 27707

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Parent Fair Objectives:

  • Inform Hispanic parents of North Carolina of the importance of staying in school and the importance of a college education
  • Equip Hispanic parents with the knowledge and tools necessary to navigate the NC School System and keep their child on the path to college
  • Provide training and resources on household methods and practices that can be used to supplement student learning and therefore improve academic success

 Fair Highlights

Session topics for the Fair include but are not limited to:

  • How to navigate the Public School System and Common Core
  • College admission and course requirements
  • Educational opportunities at the community college, private college, and public university level
  • The benefits of bilingualism in the workplace
  • Financial aid options for college including FAFSA
  • Community, private and state college exhibitors provide resources about their college and the application process.

Attend for a chance to win a computer! 

2019 Presentations

  • Como Planear y Financiar Su Educación Universitaria (Español)
  • YOU have what it takes to succeed in College!
  • La Universidad es Posible!
  • El Poder del Bilingüismo en la Educación y en el Trabajo (English & Español)
  • College Admissions 101
  • Be a part of the next generation of STEM Professionals! Click TuPortal STEM! / STEM Experiences: College Students in STEM Majors
  • Plan, Apply, and Pay for College: CFNC is with You Every Step of the Way
  • El Viaje a la Universidad: A Través del lente de la Primera Generación de Estudiantes Latinx
  • Maneras de apoyar la lecto-escritura en el hogar
  • Plan your Future: Alternatives on Transitions after High School
  • STEM & ELLs: Expanding Language Discourse
  • Descubriendo el Campeón que hay en Tí!
  • How to Ruin Your Life Online
  • NC State Goodnight Scholars Student Panel

Exhibitors

  • Antonio Vela Insurance Agency
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Bryant University
  • College Foundation of North Carolina
  • Consulate General of Mexico in Raleigh
  • Durham Technical Community College
  • Durham’s Partnership for Children
  • East Carolina University
  • Fayetteville State University, Office of Admissions
  • Meredith College
  • NC Central University, Undergraduate Admissions
  • NC Central University, School of Law
  • NC State University, Undergraduate Admissions
  • NC State University, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • NC State University,  College of Engineering
  • NC State University, Goodnight Scholars Program
  • North Carolina State Parks
  • North Carolina School of Science & Mathematics
  • Outlier Counseling & Wellness, PLLC
  • UNC Asheville
  • UNC Greensboro
  • UNC Wilmington
  • WCPSS – Family Academy Program
  • Wake Tech Community College
  • Wells Fargo
  • Western Carolina University
  • William Peace University

Agenda

8:30am      Registration
9:30am      Welcome Address
10:00am    Concurrent Session 1
10:55am    Concurrent Session 2
11:45am    Visit Community Resources
12:15am    Concurrent Session 3
1:00pm      Closing remarks and Raffle

Partners

    Univision 40 logo v1  

 Media Sponsors

La Conexcion  La Noticia LogoQP Newsp-solo

Univision 40 logo v1   UniMAS_RAL_stack-colorLa Mega Radio

2018 Latin Media Promotions

Interview with Maru Quintero of Univision 40

2017 Latin Media Promotions

Univision 40 – TV Promo

La Mega 1310AM – Radio Promotion

La Conexion – News Article

descubra-herramientas

Address

North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals
8450 Chapel Hill Road, Suite 209
Cary, NC 27513

Phone: (919) 467-8424
Fax: (919) 469-1785
E-mail: mailbox@TheNCSHP.org