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College-bound? Discover Inside Tips and Exclusive Offers at CollegeWeekLive BACK TO SCHOOL Powered by Intel Thursday, August 9

Log in at www.CollegeWeekLive.com for an Opportunity to Win a $2,500 Cash Scholarship and Chat Live with College Admissions Representatives

July 31, 2012 - CollegeWeekLive, the leading channel where students and colleges meet online, today announced CollegeWeekLive BACK TO SCHOOL powered by Intel®, a free online event specifically for incoming college freshmen and high school seniors. On Thursday, August 9, 2012 between 2 and 10 PM Eastern, students and their parents can login to www.CollegeWeekLive.com and watch live presentations on topics such as survival strategies for dorm move-in day and how-to choose a computer and other tech tools for the academic year ahead.

CollegeWeekLive BACK TO SCHOOL powered by Intel also enables students to chat live online with admissions representatives from 212 participating colleges. Attendees are encouraged to watch live presentations and ask questions to presenters, admissions representatives, and current college students to help them choose the right college match and prepare for the coming academic year. Video presentations, led by leading college experience experts, include:

  • How to Write a Winning Application Essay
  • Study Smarter Not Harder
  • Top 10 Secrets of Picking a Major
  • The Complete Guide to Personal Finance: For Teenagers
  • Back to School for Grownups
  • Thinking Your Way to Great SAT/ACT scores

 

In addition, Intel will be presenting two invaluable sessions during the event. At 2 PM EDT, Shormila Sarkar, Intel Americas, Campaign Manager, will share advice about "Time Management for College." At 6 PM EDT, Nicole Nash, Intel Americas, Social Marketing Strategist, will be talking about "How to Succeed in College."

More than 10,000 students are expected to attend the online event August 9, and students and family members can visit CollegeWeekLive now to register for free.

Participating colleges include:
Adelphi University
Alderson-Broaddus College
Alliant International University
Armstrong Atlantic State University
Bay Path College
Bentley University
Berkeley College
Berry College
Binghamton University
Booth University College
Boston University
Bowling Green State University
Broward College
Bryan University
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Carleton University
Castleton State College
Central Christian College of the Bible
Central Connecticut State University
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
Clayton State University
College of Saint Rose
College of St Joseph in Vermont
Colorado State University, Global Campus
Colorado Technical University - Online - CTU
Columbia College
Concordia University - Wisconsin
CUNY, Hunter College
Daemen College
Dakota College at Bottineau
Design Institute of San Diego
Dixie State College
Drake University
D'Youville College
East Georgia College
East Tennessee State University
Eastern Kentucky University
Edison State College
Elizabethtown College
Emory University
Erie Community College
Fisher College
Florida A&M University
Florida Atlantic University
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Institute of Technology
Florida International University
Fontbonne University
Franklin and Marshall College
Friends University
Georgia College and State University
Georgia Southern University
Georgia Southwestern State University
Georgia State University
Grand View University
Great Lakes Maritime Academy
Grove City College
Heidelberg University
Henderson State University
Hofstra University
Holy Names University
Illinois Institute of Technology
Indiana State University
Indiana Tech
Jefferson College of Health Sciences
John Cabot University
Johnson State College
Keiser University
Kent State University
Kentucky Wesleyan College
King's College London
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
LaFayette College
Lawrence Technological University
Lees-McRae College
Lenoir-Rhyne University
Lesley University
LIM College
Lincoln College
LIU Brooklyn
LIU Global
Manhattan College
Manhattanville College
Marshall University
Mercy College
Meredith College
Miami Dade College
Michigan Technological University
Middle Georgia College
Mississippi State University
Mitchell College
Moravian College
Morrisville State College
Mount Ida College
Mount St. Mary's University
Naropa University
Nazareth College
New England Culinary Institute
North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina State University
Norwich University
Oklahoma State University
Oregon Institute of Technology
Pace University
Palmer College of Chiropractic
Park University
Paul Smith's College
Pennsylvania State University, Greater Allegheny
Pensacola State College
Pepperdine University
Philadelphia University
Post University
Presbyterian College
Quinnipiac University
Regis College
Roger Williams University
Rutgers University
Saint John's University, NY
Saint Joseph's College (Brooklyn)
Saint Louis University
Saint Thomas Aquinas College
Santa Fe College
Schenectady County Community College
Stony Brook University
Suffolk University
SUNY, Alfred State College
SUNY, College at Brockport
SUNY, College at Cortland
SUNY, College at New Paltz
SUNY, College at Old Westbury
SUNY, College at Oneonta
SUNY, Purchase College
Susquehanna University
Syracuse University
Temple School of Pharmacy
Texas Tech University
The American College of Greece
The American University in Cairo
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
United States Air Force Academy
United States Merchant Marine Academy
Universidad Central Del Este
University of Akron
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
University of Alaska Fairbanks
University of Alberta
University of Bridgeport
University of Bristol
University of British Columbia
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis
University of California, Irvine
University of California, Riverside
University of California, San Diego
University of California, Santa Barbara
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Chicago
University of Colorado, Denver
University of Denver
University of East Anglia
University of Florida
University of Gloucestershire
University of Idaho
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Louisville
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
University of Melbourne
University of Memphis
University of New England
University of New Haven
University of North Carolina School of The Arts
University of North Florida
University of North Texas
University of Northern Colorado
University of Oregon
University of Pittsburgh Johnstown
University of Queensland
University of Saint Francis
University of San Diego
University of Southern Maine
University of Tampa
University of Technology, Sydney
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Texas, Pan American
University of Texas, Tyler
University of the Sciences In Philadelphia
University of Tulsa
University of Vermont
University of Warwick
University of Washington, Seattle
University of West Georgia
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
University of Wisconsin, Platteville
University of Wisconsin, Stout
University of Wisconsin, Whitewater
Upper Iowa University
Utah Valley University
Villanova University
Virginia Military Institute
Wartburg College
Washington State University
West Virginia University
Western Michigan University
Western Oregon University
Western State College of Colorado
Western Washington University
William Paterson University
William Peace University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Yale University
Youngstown State University

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CollegeWeekLive revolutionizes college admissions, making it easier and more cost-effective by bringing students, parents, counselors and colleges together online, transcending time and distance. Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of students from 191 countries have visited CollegeWeekLive to seek out expert advice on their college choice.

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