Senator Hunter to Host 11/20 College Fair at VanderCook College of Music
This Friday, Illinois State Senator Mattie Hunter (D-Chicago – 3rd District) will host her first annual college fair at VanderCook College of Music. This free event, which is open to the public, will feature over 30 representatives from colleges across Illinois, neighboring states and Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
“We’re helping connect talented students with the opportunities they need. We’re also giving recruiters access to Chicago’s brightest youth. Obtaining a college education is crucial for our young people preparing for their careers. For adults, continuing to pursue educational opportunities can help them compete in today’s job market,” says Hunter.
THINGS TO BRING:
– Resume (include GPA, test scores, mention honors classes and list activities)
– Pen and paper
– A list of questions you may have
– Make sure you have a professional email address to give college recruiters
The event is open to high school teens, parents and adults seeking higher education opportunities. The Illinois Student Assistance Commission, State Representative Sonya Harper, and VanderCook College of Music are co-sponsors of this college fair. Attendees are encouraged to bring resumes and prepare questions for college recruiters.
Date: Friday, November 20, 2015
Time: 9 a.m. – noon
Location: VanderCook College of Music
3125 S. Federal Street
Chicago, IL 60616