Brighter Horizons workshops for Parents


If you would like to stay for the morning you are invited to attend AAUW's informative workshops for parents. The parent workshops will held at the Preus-Brandt Forum located at the CLU library. No registration is required but space is limited to the first 200 parents.

Information tables and coffee will be available in the lobby prior to 9 AM. No beverages are allowed in the Forum.

Parents are NOT permitted to attend student workshops !


Schedule of parent workshops at Brighter Horizons on March 12th, 2016.

9:10 - 9:20 AM Introduction and Overview

9:20 -10:20 AM -- How to Guide Your Child to Find a College That Fits
Session will cover the student/parent teamwork in the college search and decision process covering what colleges want from students and what students want from college.
Pat Croner, College Consultant, College Match
Joan Stern, College Consultant, College Endeavors

10:20 - 10:40 Break

10:40 -11:40 AM -- Jobs of the Future
How can we adequately plan our education for the future? This talk will give an overview of what is coming up in the job market in the next 20 years, discuss the jobs that do not exist yet but will be available within five years and beyond, discuss the skills required to succeed in these new jobs and the types of courses that will help prepare for this new wave of jobs.
Nathalie Gosset, Chairman, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Buenaventura Section