Western Nebraska Community College is hosting workshops on each of its three campuses for home school parents and their children covering the benefits of WNCC’s CollegeNOW! dual-credit program.

Workshops will be held at the Alliance Campus on Tuesday, Sept. 17, the Sidney Campus on Wednesday, Sept. 18, and the Scottsbluff Campus on Thursday, Sept. 19. Each workshop is free and scheduled from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Refreshments will be served and there will also be giveaways that include book stipends.

“We encourage all home school parents and their children to attend a CollegeNOW! workshop to gain an understanding of the educational opportunities available through WNCC,” said Julia Newman, CollegeNOW! director. “WNCC is excited to provide resources and assistance to complement a home school curriculum, and serve as a steppingstone to the next phase of your child’s education.”

Topics covered will include WNCC’s programs of study, achievement and placement testing, scholarships, advising, admissions, and more.

For more information on any of the available sessions, please contact Newman at newmanj@wncc.edu or 308-635-6715 or Admissions at admissions@wncc.edu or 308-635-6010.

Sign Up for Star-Herald.com Email Alerts

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.