Tag Archives: college preparation

Summer Activities for NC Youth

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Beat the summer boredom blues! Summer is coming, and with it come numerous opportunities for high school students to take part in fun activities and learn about their interests. College Foundation of North Carolina has tons of information on how you can keep the summer boredom at bay and get ready for higher education. To search through a database of summer camps and resources, visit the CFNC site.


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Find Activities to Help Beat Summer Boredom

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Don’t let summer boredom ruin the time off from school for your kids! There are plenty of summer camp options for kids in North Carolina, no matter what their interests are. Use the College Foundation of North Carolina website to find the best summer camp options for you and your kids, and keep them learning outside of the classroom!

Timeka Ruffin spoke with a reporter at WBTV in Charlotte.

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Search Away to Beat Summer Boredom, Carolina Parents

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As a parent, you have no doubt wondered how you will find exciting, productive ways for children of all ages to use their time during the summer months. Enter the College Foundation of North Carolina’s searchable database of college preparation opportunities. This online tools helps parents find out what’s happening on college campuses across the state. Search by grade level, campus or interest!

Read the complete The Charlotte Observer story.

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Hey Juniors! Ask These Questions During College Visits.

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College visits can be intimidating, but if you arrive prepared, you will feel much more comfortable. Asking questions during your visit is a vital part of gaining a stronger understanding of the school. Here are a few questions that you should be asking when you go on a college visit:


Why did you choose this school?

This is a great question to ask if a student is giving your tour.

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