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What’s Next? A 3-Part Virtual Webinar Series to Help Young Adults Transition to College & Beyond
June 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until June 12, 2020
Join Councilwoman Nirva LaFortune and Providence Schools for a 3-part virtual webinar series to help young adults transition to college and beyond. If you are a Junior or Senior in the City of Providence, we encourage you to sign up for this three-part webinar: What’s Next? With Councilwoman Nirva LaFortune
Friday, May 29 @ Noon
Civics: What does it mean to be civically engaged? Does my vote really matter? Why should I be counted in the 2020 Census? This session will focus on the importance of civic engagement. Panelists include Rhode Island Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea, Kristina Piers from GenerationCitizen, and Michael Steiner from the U.S. Census.
Friday, June 5 @ Noon
College Budgeting 101: Let’s talk about being financially savvy! Learn about setting goals, budgeting, saving, spending, borrowing, and using credit. Gain knowledge, skills, and behaviors that young people need to manage their resources effectively as they prepare for college and beyond. Panelist includes Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner and Executive Director & Founder of The FLY Initiative Marcy Reyes.
Friday, June 12 @ Noon
Building Your College Readiness Tool Box: Learn about financial resources, academic resources, campus services, and how to build your community and network – preparing for what comes next! Panelist TBD