Choosing a college can be stressful for both students and their parents. How do you know if the school you pick is the right fit? The first step in making that decision is visiting colleges that interest you, and you want to make sure you make the most of those campus visits. Kate Lundeen, vice president of Enrollment Services for Alverno College, appeared on “The Morning Blend” with tips to help make sure you do just that.
Alverno College was recently ranked number one on the list of “Most Innovative Schools” among Midwest Regional Universities in U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 America’s Best Colleges guidebook. Here’s the write-up in BizTimes:
For the third year in a row, Alverno College students took time on September 11 to place 2,977 flags in the Alumnae Courtyard. Each flag represents a victim of 9/11. The display is a stark reminder of how many lives were lost that day.
Starting college can be a stressful time for students and parents alike. Wendy Powers, associate vice president for Student Affairs and dean of students, appeared on The Morning Blend to share some tips to help make the transition to college a little easier.
Alverno will launch a new communication degree program in the fall of 2015. While developing the curriculum, faculty consulted with several local experts working in various communications fields including public relations, marketing, advertising and digital strategy.