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College and Career Institute: Lone Star College – University Park 9:30 am
College and Career Institute: Lone Star College – University Park @ Lone Star College - University Park
Aug 1 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
As you explore high demand careers in the Houston area, you will be able to understand how your personal interests, values and skills translate into potential careers. You will experience 2 and 4 year colleges... View Article
Pop-Up GRAD Café 3:00 pm
Pop-Up GRAD Café @ Boys and Girls Club
Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      College and career exploration for 6th and 12th grade students participating in summer programming at GRAD partnering organizations.      
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College and Career Institute: Lone Star College – University Park 9:30 am
College and Career Institute: Lone Star College – University Park @ Lone Star College - University Park
Aug 2 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
As you explore high demand careers in the Houston area, you will be able to understand how your personal interests, values and skills translate into potential careers. You will experience 2 and 4 year colleges... View Article
Pop Up GRAD Café 10:00 am
Pop Up GRAD Café @ Boys and Girls Club Morefield
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
      College and career exploration for 6th and 12th grade students participating in summer programming at GRAD partnering organizations.
Pop-Up GRAD Café 3:00 pm
Pop-Up GRAD Café @ Boys and Girls Club
Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      College and career exploration for 6th and 12th grade students participating in summer programming at GRAD partnering organizations.      
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College and Career Institute: Lone Star College – University Park 9:30 am
College and Career Institute: Lone Star College – University Park @ Lone Star College - University Park
Aug 3 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
As you explore high demand careers in the Houston area, you will be able to understand how your personal interests, values and skills translate into potential careers. You will experience 2 and 4 year colleges... View Article
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GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at the Bright Futures Fair 9:00 am
GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at the Bright Futures Fair @ NRG Arena
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
      Visit our booth to learn more about the college and career services and programming offered by GRAD and at cafécollege Houston.  
Pop Up GRAD Café 10:00 am
Pop Up GRAD Café @ Boys and Girls Club Morefield
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
      College and career exploration for 6th and 12th grade students participating in summer programming at GRAD partnering organizations.
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GRAD/cafécollege Houston overview at the Aldine ISD Parent and Family Engagement Fair 8:00 am
GRAD/cafécollege Houston overview at the Aldine ISD Parent and Family Engagement Fair @ M. O. Campbell Educational Center
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
      Visit our booth to learn about the college and career services and program offered by GRAD and at cafécollege Houston.
cafécollege Houston Free Workshop – Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter 11:00 am
cafécollege Houston Free Workshop – Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
      Students will review a financial aid award letter to gain an understanding of the cost of college attendance, living expenses, financial aid awards and living within a budget. Audience:  First Time College... View Article
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GRAD/cafécollege Houston overview at the Consulate General of Mexico 9:00 am
GRAD/cafécollege Houston overview at the Consulate General of Mexico @ Consulate General of Mexico
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
      Visit our booth to learn about the college and career services and programs provided by GRAD and at cafécollege Houston.
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HOPE Summer GROUP @ cafécollege Houston 9:00 am
HOPE Summer GROUP @ cafécollege Houston @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
United Way Education Collaborative Meeting 9:00 am
United Way Education Collaborative Meeting @ United Way of Greater Houston
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Pop Up GRAD Café 1:00 pm
Pop Up GRAD Café @ Boys and Girls Houston Texans Teen Club
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
      College and career exploration for 6th and 12th grade students participating in summer programming at GRAD partnering organizations.
Pop Up GRAD Café 2:30 pm
Pop Up GRAD Café @ Boys and Girls Houston Texans Teen Club
Aug 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
      College and career exploration for 6th and 12th grade students participating in summer programming at GRAD partnering organizations.
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11th and 12th Grade Student Advisory Meeting at Empowerment High School (Formerly Known as Southwest Charter High School) 9:00 am
College Application Day with Texas Tech University 2:00 pm
College Application Day with Texas Tech University @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
      This is your chance to receive a personal consultation that will give you the tools to successfully navigate the enrollment process at Texas Tech University or the college of your choice. During... View Article
Texas Tech University Application Day 2:00 pm
Texas Tech University Application Day @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
      This is your chance to receive a personal consultation that will give you the tools to successfully navigate the enrollment process at Texas Tech University or the college of your choice. During... View Article
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GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview during the Youth Empowerment Alliance Meeting 9:00 am
GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview during the Youth Empowerment Alliance Meeting @ Cleveland-Ripley Neighborhood Center
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
      Visit our booth and learn about the college and career programming and services offered by GRAD and at cafécollege Houston.
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Free Practice SAT 10:30 am
Free Practice SAT @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 12 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
      (Registration Required) How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test under realistic testing conditions. Try your hand at the types of questions you’ll see on the real test... View Article
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HOPE Summer Group 9:00 am
HOPE Summer Group @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
       
Volunteer Orientation 6:00 pm
Volunteer Orientation @ TBA
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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cafécollege Houston Free Parent Workshop: Senior Year Caldenar: Keep Your Child on Track for College 6:00 pm
cafécollege Houston Free Parent Workshop: Senior Year Caldenar: Keep Your Child on Track for College @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
      This workshop will help parents see the next step in helping their child become an independent, successful adult. Parents will prepare for events that occur during the senior year and gain an... View Article
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Capital One Northside Education Coalition Meeting 11:00 am
Capital One Northside Education Coalition Meeting @ Marshall Middle School
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
      A diverse group of stakeholders, including residents, community organization, local school leaders and teachers, and business representatives.
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GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at Morales Foundation Back to School Event 7:30 am
GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at Morales Foundation Back to School Event @ Felix H. Morales Funeral Home
Aug 19 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am
      Visit our booth to learn more about the college and career programming and services offered by GRAD and at cafécollege Houston.  
cafécollege Houston Free Workshop: Perfecting the College Essay 11:00 am
cafécollege Houston Free Workshop: Perfecting the College Essay @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
      The student will develop responses to essay prompts and learn the steps to take when writing an essay for applications to college or for scholarships. The student will have a well-constructed plan... View Article
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GRAD Organizational Meeting 8:00 am
GRAD Organizational Meeting
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
cafécollege Houston Free Workshop: Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter 6:00 pm
cafécollege Houston Free Workshop: Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter @ cafécollege Houston
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
      Students will review a financial aid award letter to gain an understanding of the cost of college attendance, living expenses, financial aid awards and living within a budget. Audience:  First Time College... View Article
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GRAD Presentation for Teachers at Empowerment High School (Formerly Known as Southwest Charter High School) 10:45 am
GRAD Presentation for Teachers at Empowerment High School (Formerly Known as Southwest Charter High School) @ Empowerment High School
Aug 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
      Faculty and staff will learn about the various GRAD programs and services available to students.
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GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at the Back to School Extravaganza 7:30 am
GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at the Back to School Extravaganza @ HISD Homeless Education Office
Aug 25 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm
      Visit our booth to learn more about the college and career programming and services offered by GRAD and at cafécollege Houston.
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GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at the Gulf Coast Community Services Association Back to School Event 8:30 am
GRAD/cafécollege Houston Overview at the Gulf Coast Community Services Association Back to School Event @ GCCSA
Aug 31 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
      Visit our booth to learn more about the college and career programming and services offered by GRAD and at cafécollege Houston.