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Class Of 2022 Travel Grants

The team gave out 30 travel grants to seniors from DC College Preparatory and DC Legacy College Preparatory. Each student had the opportunity to visit Universities / Colleges or programs that they have been accepted to. Check out some of their experiences below!

 

Student Name: Dyguinni Daniels

Current School: DC College Preparatory

Schools Visited: Marshall University and Eastern University

What is something valuable you gained or learned on this visit? “Eastern welcomed me with open arms. Marshall has a nice campus.”


 

Student Name: Jerome Hinkle Jr.

Current School: DC College Preparatory

Schools Visited: North Carolina A&T and Davidson College

What is something valuable you gained or learned on this visit? “The visit allowed me to get a glimpse of the overall culture of the schools. I were able to envision where and how I would fit in. Online rankings and other information that can be found online are great tools, however it is not the only tool you should use when deciding on a school.  Sometimes you have to just be there.”


Student Name: Aniya Ford

Current School: DC College Preparatory

Schools Visited: New York University and Pace University

What is something valuable you gained or learned on this visit? “I was able to see the differences in the two schools I visited and learn that Pace University is more of my speed.”


Student Name: Shamari Douglas

Current School: DC College Preparatory

School Visited: Virginia State University

What is something valuable you gained or learned on this visit? “I learned that college will take hard work and dedication to achieve my goals.”


Student Name: Marquis Dennis

Current School: DC College Preparatory

School Visited: North Carolina Central University

What is something valuable you gained or learned on this visit? “I got knowledge of the founder and what the school dynamic are. It’s a good foundation for me.”

 

 

Posted on April 27, 2022 in Awards & Recognition

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