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Martinsville High School helping raise awareness about national campaign promoting college
High School participated in 'Better Make Room' campaign
A Statewide Approach to Service Year ─ the Virginia Model
The service year as alternative to military service for all American youth is more than a big idea. It's happening right now thanks to the Service Year Alliance (SYA) and its partnership with hundreds of service year programs throughout the nation.
What Is the Future of College Marketing?
The "typical" American college student is changing. Is Big Data equipped to keep up?
VCAC partner high school William Monroe featured in this article from The Atlantic.
UVA Partnership Puts the Dream of Higher Education in Focus
In partnership with the alumnae-run startup DreamWakers, VCAC has launched a high school classroom speaker series designed to encourage greater college attendance among low-income and first-generation Virginians.
CHS Program Helps Future First-Gen College Students Find Careers
A class at Charlottesville High School is exposing future first-generation students to careers and professionals they might not otherwise see in their everyday lives. It's all part of a program called AVID, aimed at making students ready for college.
Learning Lessons: Students hear from national meteorologist
A collaborative effort by Magna Vista High’s college advisor Taylor Dowd and science teacher Joel Bunn brought students face to face with a leading expert in the field.