Welcome to the YPO Oregon Evergreen Website. Our theme for the chapter year is: Getting Elevation.
Planning for College Admissions
“This event is oriented for high-school aged students who are thinking about attending college and their parents. We’ll be bringing in exceptional resources with different perspectives from St. Mary’s Academy, Lewis and Clark College, and Oregon State University to help participants understand and successfully navigate the college selection and admissions process. “
What is your most important asset?– your children. What is the best way to ensure their success in life? – excellent college fit.
So please mark your calendars for April 13 at 5 pm at Lewis & Clark College.
Be prepared for an inside look at the college admissions process with an ALL-STAR list of resources including: the VP of Enrollment at Lewis & Clark College; a Director of Admissions for OSU; the founder and owner of Stumptown Test Prep (top Test Prep company in Portland); and the founder and owner of an independent college counseling firm and past president of HECA (Higher Education Consultants Association)
This panel will be moderated by Dr. Kimberly Crouch, Director of College Counseling at St. Mary's Academy.
All YPOers, spouses/significant others, and high-school aged children are invited. This event will bring value no matter the age of your children and will address saving for college, curriculum and school choices in middle and high School, test prep, college applications and admissions.
What: Elevate your children through YPO!
When: Thursday, April 13, 5-7pm
Where: Lewis and Clark, Smith Hall
Who: Members and their families
Day Chairs: Dr. Steve Brown and Steve Klingman
5 pm Arrivals (We will be parking in Staff Parking for the event)
5:15pm - 6:45pm Panel Discussion
6:45 to 7:45, Reception and Social Time
Action Required! Let Janet know the name, age and expected graduation year or your Young YPOer family member so we can personalize this event.
Lisa Meyer, Dean of Enrollment and Communication at Lewis and Clark College
Rob Margolis, Founder and president of Stumptown Test Prep, LLC. He has been a professional tutor since 1997, beginning in the Washington, DC, area, then in Manhattan, and now in Portland, where he is arguably the region’s most sought-after tutor.
Eric Delahoy, President and Founder Delahoy College Counseling and Past President of HECA, the Higher Education Consultants Association.
Bridget Jones, Associate Director of Undergraduate Student Recruitment, Oregon State University, College of Business