Ashley Hitchcock Francis joins us on Episode 17 of Educate U to discuss the benefits to students who find their advocates on campus and best practices to explore to make the transition to higher education easier. Ashlea provides great tips and strategies to incoming students and discusses her own experiences as a first generation college student as well. Join us to find out how to make the higher education journey easier through advocacy and how important advocacy is to student success.
Dr. Oliver shares tips with families and students for saving money before and after attendance. Tips are given for saving money by comparing types of colleges, making more economical choices when choosing between different living options, searching for financial aid, and making economical purchases in general. This video is the first of three that are related to finances and college. HOST: Dr. Greta Oliver - a former high school teacher, and higher education administrator with 30+ years of expertise is the author of the best-selling book, College Roadmap: Essential Tips for First-time College Students and Their Families https://www.amazon.com/College-Roadmap-Essential-First-Time-Students/dp/1737508907/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= ART DIRECTOR/VIDEO DESIGNER: Terence Oliver, Brittany Annis SOUND/AUDIO MIXER: Darrel Greene LOGO DESIGN - Brittany Annis