Photo/Media Advisory for Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019:
Thousands Expected to Attend CSUN’s Family Education Day
What: California State University, Northridge will host Family Education Day, a daylong celebration focused on providing educational resources for thousands of youth and families, on Saturday, Oct. 26.
The day will be filled with Spanish-and English-language workshops and other activities designed to give parents the tools to help their children achieve their educational and career goals.
Workshops will include how to navigate the California educational system, preparing for college early, scholarships, financial aid, services for undocumented students and many more.
The educational fair will include a “reading garden” and a variety of age-appropriate books and learning materials will be distributed to encourage children and their parents to read together.
When: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. – Welcome message
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. – California State University application workshop
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Session 1 workshops in English and Spanish
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – CSU admissions pre-evaluations
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. –Session 2 workshops in English and Spanish
Where: California State University, Northridge
18111 Nordhoff St. Northridge, CA 91330
(The areas and buildings around CSUN’s Oviatt Library, located in the heart of the campus.)
Who: Families, students of all ages
Media Contacts: Carmen Ramos Chandler, CSUN Media Relations, (818) 677-2130 or Juana Maria Valdivia, Student Outreach and Recruitment, at the event