TUESDAY: College information fair is March 24

Students and parents can meet and talk to representatives of 150 colleges and universities at a comprehensive College Information Fair on Tuesday, March 24 from 4-8 p.m., at the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard, 600 Main St., Bridgeport.
All aspects of the college admission process will be covered at this free event.
A talk at 6:45 p.m. by guest speaker Rob Franek on “How to Choose, Get Into and Receive Financial Aid” will provide help to lessen anxiety and make the college application process more efficient and successful.
Franek is senior vice-president of The Princeton Review, the author of college information books, and has more than 20 years of experience in higher education.
He visits more than 50 colleges a year and has given hundreds of talks on college issues. He will answer all questions after his presentation.

'Enormous anxiety'

“With college costs rising, and acceptance rates sinking, parents and students are experiencing enormous anxiety about the college admission process,” said Franken. “What matters most is finding the college that is the best choice for each individual student.”
For more information, contact Andy.Alcosser@connoisseurct.com.