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Interviewing Skills

Need to practice interviewing skills for college admissions or scholarships?

Contact M4C volunteer, Jenny Marquart, to schedule a practice session.

Inside Scoop Lecture Series 2020

"Applying to Competitive Colleges" with admissions officers from Brandeis, Johns Hopkins, Villanova and St. Louis Universities.

Click here to view the videos and Q&A from these lectures.

Check out this previous Inside Scoop lecture:

"College Athletic Recruiting" with Mark Leinweaver, Apr. 11, 2019, 6:30-7:30pm @ Parkway North High School.

Check out the video of this fantastic presentation under the Resources>>M4C Presentations tab at the top of this page.

Essay Writing Workshop - ONLINE!

Rising seniors can create a fantastic essay by the end of this workshop! Click here to take the self-paced online version using our Thinkific Learning Management System.

Cost: Free (open to all, even those not in our mentoring program)

Career Slam Workshop

Want to find your ideal career? Come to the Mentors 4 College Career Slam Workshop! See our flyer here.

  • We'll have 50 speakers talking about a variety of careers in five areas:

  • Healthcare

  • Engineering

  • Software

  • Communications

  • Business/Entrepreneurship

Students can choose to attend any two of these career areas during the workshop, and hear about 6-10 different careers within each area.

Students learn about education requirements for each career and what day-to-day work is like in each job. Students also have a chance to talk individually with professionals who work in any of those careers that interest them.

  • For grades: rising 9-12

  • Date & Time: Summer 2021

  • Location: TBD

  • Cost: $10 per student to cover our costs. Parents accompanying a student are admitted free of charge. Scholarships are available.