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As Schools Go Back Into Session, The College Advising Corps Is On The Case

September 9, 2020
During COVID-19 the knowledge and support of VCAC college advisers becomes critical when working with students to play out various scenarios in the shifting landscape, to prepare for all of them, and to execute the necessary steps when it is time to do so

Using Social Media, College Advisers Maintain Contact With Sequestered Students

July 20, 2020

When the COVID-19 pandemic struck, Jordan Arnold, Breona Walker, Taylor Mullins and Reilly Park had to quickly shift to online communication with students in their work as Virginia College Advisers.

UVA Selects 41 Advisers to Help High School Students Navigate College Admissions

October 7, 2019

Those who have recently finished their own college experiences are among the best at guiding the next generation toward higher education.

Ex-UVa, Fort Chiswell football player Daniel Hamm finds next mission near his roots

October 11, 2018

As a walk-on college football player who scored touchdowns in five different seasons and earned two academic degrees, former Virginia running back Daniel Hamm was almost certain to land on his feet post-graduation.

College advisor helps Monroe students plan their futures

September 27, 2018

In a world of college applications, financial aid and college visits — Kiley Overstreet is helping William Monroe High School students navigate their futures.

Richards is College Advising Corps Member

September 19, 2018

Fayetteville, Georgia native and Univeristy of Virginia alum is a first year adviser at Randolph Henry High School.