Tag Archive: financial aid

Aug 11 2014

Veterans on the quad

Unemployment for veterans is chronically high, and it is always higher for veterans than for the general population. With the GI Bill and amendments for recent service members, more veterans than ever are returning to school for retraining and certification, often building on their military careers. If you are a veteran, what benefits do you …

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Jul 23 2013

Education is key: Black and Gold Banquet stresses education, community development.

When Mu Rho Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity recently held its annual Black and Gold banquet, there was no gainsaying that the evening will stress education and excellence. Chapter President Pete Lamothe gave a brief history of the Fraternity, the Chapter while thanking supporters and attendees. He told the audience what they should …

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Jun 05 2013

Senior success: Longview High School seniors received $3.3 million in scholarship offers and earned about 3,000 college credits

The district honored numerous students for their high school success, including 21 of the 24 International Baccalaureate students who will also collect up to 756 college hours for earning the IB diploma. Local scholarship offers accounted for about $1.15 million of the 2013 haul, according to Kay Ray, Longview High School’s coordinator of college scholarships …

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Feb 28 2012

College financial aid workshop coming

Any student and family planning to attend college are encouraged to get help applying for college financial aid by attending a free FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on Sat., March 17 and Sun., March 18 from 2-3 pm at the Longview Public Library, 222 W. Cotton Street. Students and their families are strongly …

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Nov 09 2011

GLOBE to present 2011 College Night

The Greater Longview Organization for Business and Education (GLOBE) will present the 2011 College Night on Monday, November 14, from 6:30-8:00pm at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center. College Night is an excellent opportunity for all high school seniors, whether college bound or undecided, to visit with representatives from many colleges, universities, and technical/vocational …

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Apr 07 2011

Financial aid literacy

The Kilgore College Financial Aid Department will host several free “Financial Aid Literacy Counseling” sessions on both the Longview and Kilgore campuses to help prospective and current students better understand the financial aid process. All students who plan on receiving federal grants, loans or state aid to pay for classes at KC are required to …

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Feb 17 2011

UT Tyler names director of financial aid

MarQuita Hackett has been named The University of Texas at Tyler director of financial aid, Charlie Hutchins, assistant vice president for enrollment management, marketing and buy drugs online customer service, announced. She has served as associate director since 2004. In the realignment of enrollment services, Hackett will supervise current financial aid staff members and prepare …

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