GLEN ELLYN – Writer Christine VanDeVelde will present “Calming the Nerves: How to Survive the College Admission Process – from Application to Acceptance, Step by Step,” at 7 p.m. Thursday at Glenbard West High School, 670 Crescent Blvd., according to a news release from Glenbard Township High School District 87.
VanDeVelde's appearance is part of the district's Glenbard Parent Series.
She is the author of the bestseller, “College Admission: from Application to Acceptance. Step by Step.”
During the presentation, VanDeVelde will discuss:
• Finding schools
• What colleges are looking for
• High grades vs. tough courses
• Testing and extracurriculars
• Making a final decision
• Essay writing
• The role of parents in the application process
For more information, contact Gilda Ross at 630-942-7573 or firstname.lastname@example.org.