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Get Nominated for Journey to Bucknell

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Bucknell offers a diversity program, but they are going to make you work to get in. Journey to Bucknell is an overnight program designed to expose high-achieving, culturally diverse high school seniors to Bucknell University. The program will take place from Nov. 8-10, 2015. Prospective students will experience life as a Bucknell student by staying overnight…

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Explore STEM Degrees at Harvey Mudd’s Fall FAST Weekend

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The Fall Future Achievers in Science and Technology (FAST) Program will be held October 8 – 10, 2015 at Harvey Mudd College. It’s an opportunity for high school seniors from populations that are traditionally underrepresented in math and science—including women, students of color and those who will be among the first in their families to…

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Spend a Weekend at Barnard! Barnard Bound Accepting Applications

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If your rising senior is interesting in attending Barnard, have them apply to Barnard Bound. Applications due, Friday, June 12, 2015. Barnard Bound provides a taste of both Barnard College and New York City for promising young women who are high school seniors and self-identity as students of color (defined as individuals from Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latina, American Indian/Alaskan Native,…

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Amherst College Accepting Applications for Diversity Open Houses

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Applications Now Being Accepting for Amherst Diversity Open Houses Add this to the list of upcoming Diversity Weekends! Amherst will be holding two weekend Diversity Open Houses (DIVOH) in the fall to introduce prospective applicants to Amherst’s campus, student body, faculty, classes, and residence halls. Up to 100 students are selected to attend each weekend. Saturday, September…

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Diversity Weekend Applications Now Available For Pomona College

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Pomona College Holding Diversity Weekend 9/26-29 Yes, I know, it’s only May but if you want to get your spot for diversity weekend, then start planning now!  Pomona College (which ranks #3 for Best Value and #5 in National Liberal Arts Colleges according to US News Best College Rankings) has their applications available and online now and…

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Barnard College Offers HS College Planning Day

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College Planning Day for HS Juniors On Sunday, May 3, 2015, the Office of Admissions and the Office of Pre-College Programs at Barnard College are hosting an afternoon program to help high school juniors get a jump start on college planning. Hear from the Dean of Enrollment Management and  Director of Financial Aid Attend two workshops given…

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Bates College Hosts Open House Weekend in November

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Prologue to Bates College 2014 is an open house program for first-generation-to-college students and/or students from diverse backgrounds. Bates is a 4 year liberal arts college in Maine with only 1791 students. Spend three days on them and enjoy a slice of what Bates College has to offer. During the overnight program, designed by the Bates Office…

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Trinity College Hosts Preview Weekend 11/9 – 10

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Each year Trinity College sponsors Preview Weekend, an overnight event that provides an opportunity for high school seniors to explore both the academic and social aspects of the Trinity community— with a focus on the experiences of students of color. Financial assistance for transportation, housing, and meals is available for students who are admitted to the…

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Tufts Diversity Weekend

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The Voices of Tufts Diversity Experience is an overnight program sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions to expose high school seniors to the diversity that exists on the Tufts campus. Participants have the opportunity to experience academic and social life by staying with an undergraduate, attending lectures provided by professors, eating in the dining…

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Pomona College Fall Diversity Weekend

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Guess who came in number 8 (right after Harvard) on Forbe’s 2014 List of America’s Top Colleges? And the answer is: Pomona College! Pomona College hosts The Fall Weekend program which allows for students from diverse backgrounds that are traditionally underrepresented on college campuses to experience the Pomona College campus over the span of a weekend.…

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