The Beaver Valley Youth Network (BVYN) and Geneva College are co-hosting a College Search Reception at Chippewa Evangelical Free Church on Saturday, February 26, from 10 a.m. to noon.
The purpose of the reception is to help future college students and parents learn how to choose a college, navigate the financial aid process, and understand benefits of attending a Christian institution. The event will be broken down into seminars and the attendees will have the opportunity to hear from Naomi Oosting, Beaver County Christian School guidance counselor; Steve Bell, Geneva College director of financial aid; Dr. Ken Carson, Geneva College provost; Roger Blevins, Geneva College senior admissions counselor; and Erica Wachtel, President of the Beaver County Chamber of Commerce. College-bound students and their parents will also have the opportunity to ask questions. The event will be emceed by Rich Grassel, director of BVYN and senior pastor of Conway Alliance Church in Conway, PA.
For more information and to register, click here or call 800-847-8255. The registration deadline is Thursday, February 24.
Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College’s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).
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