The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System, Chatham County Youth Commission, The 100 Black Men of Savannah and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. are sponsoring MEGAGENESIS X – SAVANNAH “Excel in High School: Go to College” on Saturday, February 27,2016 at Sol C. Johnson High School from 9:00am to 3:10pm.
MEGAGENESIS is a program designed to promote a college-going culture by providing college and career information to all students and parents. It has been operating in Savannah-Chatham Schools since 2007 and draws students from throughout the region.
The program includes seven segments: a College Fair, Corporate Exhibits, Motivational Speakers, Career Workshops, Parent Workshops, College and University Exhibits, and Panel Discussions and Tips on “How to Pay for College.” The motivational speaker for this event will be Elvin Dowling, a nationally-acclaimed public speaker, mentor, author, and one of America’s leading advocates for achieving greatness by embracing change.
All students (Grades 5-12) (from public and private schools) and parents are invited to attend. High school seniors are encouraged to bring their transcripts. Some colleges will do on-site admission or scholarship offers. In the past seven years students have received over $6 million in scholarships through connections at MEGAGENESIS. A complimentary lunch will be provided for all attendants, participants, and presenters.
For additional information or registration, please contact Dr. Zke Zimmerman at (912)756-2326 or (912) 704-3165. You may also visit our MEGAGENESIS – SAVANNAH Facebook page.
What: MEGAGENESIS X – SAVANNAH “Excel in High School: Go to College”(College Fair and Career Workshop)
When: Saturday, February 27, 2016
Where: Sol C. Johnson High School (3012 Sunset Boulevard)
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