L.A. college students encourage teens to consider higher education

October 20, 2018

L.A. college students encourage teens toconsider higher education
Students at a LosAngeles college are donating their time to help high school students apply tocollege and find scholarships, as part of an effort to boost high schoolgraduation rates and generate interest in attending college among local highschool students. "It gives kids a more direct connection to someone who isalready out there in college," said Bernadette Robert, administrator forthe student-ambassador program. "Our student ambassadors know what thecollege process is like, and they see themselves in the students theyhelp."  Los Angeles Times(2/2)