Nearly 250 attendees and 51 colleges and universities participated in College Night held recently at the Paul D. Camp Community College Regional Workforce Development Center in Franklin.
“It was a welcoming and rich experience for our college and our community,” said Trina Jones, dean of student services. “Many of the representatives from the other colleges and universities commented on the hospitality and said they enjoyed coming to our location.”
Students and parents were able to visit informational booths provided by 51 area colleges and universities. Franklin residents Tori and Taylor Ricks, above right, speak with Candice Artis, in-school youth program coordinator for PDCCC during the event. College Night is sponsored by the Virginia Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (VACRAO).