ISSUE 29
Mar 29, 2019

  1. 54th Annual Conference
  2. Member News
  3. Membership Committee
  4. NACAC News
  5. Mark Your Calendar
  6. College Fairs
  7. Messages and e-List
  8. Connect With Us

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Only 24 days left to register for our 54th Annual Conference!

May 2-4, 2019
College Park Marriott
Hyattsville, MD
www.pcacac.org/2019-conference
[email protected] | 434-989-7557

A WORD FROM OUR SOCIAL SPONSOR

"Come See How We’re Revolutionizing Schoolwork!

PCACAC is just around the corner and Revolution Prep is delighted to sponsor the Conference Social on Friday night!  Please stop by our booth to learn more about the programs we offer and how our full-time professional tutors can help students anywhere, anytime, and in any subject. You can also enter our raffle to win a free iPad!

Safe travels to the conference, looking forward to meeting you there!

The Revolution Prep Team
www.revolutionprep.com"

Take a stroll down memory lane and send us YOUR old prom photos. Or, show us how you pulled off your promposal this year.  Photos will be displayed throughout the event and a prize will go to the most memorable photo.  Email to Warren Quirett, [email protected].

PARTNER WITH US...

CONFERENCE PROSPECTUS

SPONSORSHIP FORM
Register by Apr 5

EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION
Register by Apr 5

CLICK HERE to see who's already partnered with us!

WE NEED YOUR HELP AT THE REGISTRATION DESK!

As a volunteer organization, PCACAC relies on its members to team up to make the conference the ultimate experience! If you are interested in volunteering at the Registration Desk, please SIGN UP HERE by Apr 21.

SESSIONS

We have an amazing conference planned for YOU, with expert presenters from throughout the PCACAC region! Check out the complete SESSION LINEUP and register today!

Stay tuned for information on how to download the Socio mobile app, sponsored by:

REGISTRATION

CONFERENCE AT-A-GLANCE
REGISTRATION RATES
Registration is open thru Apr 21

LODGING

BOOK YOUR ROOM NOW!
$149/night (+ taxes & fees) thru Apr 15
Only a few rooms left on May 1. 


ReMEMBERing Who's Important!

We value our members and want to thank each and every one of you for all that you do!

Read about member Amy Couillard in the MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Amy is currently a High School Counselor at Atlee High School in Mechanicsville, VA.

University of Virginia's Associate Dean and PCACAC member, Valerie Gregory, was recently honored for her diversity and inclusion efforts.  READ MORE

(Photo by Dan Addison, University Communications)


Sanjay Mitchell, PCACAC College Fair Committee Chair and
Director of College & Alumni Programs at Thurgood Marshall Academy PCHS, and Sue Rexford, PCACAC Historian and Director of College Counseling at Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, were recently live guests on the Kojo Nnamdi Show.  Listen to their insightful interview: 

How Local Schools Handle the Fervor Over College Admissions

                      

Visit www.pcacac.org/pcacac-in-the-news and email YOUR news to i[email protected].


Join the Membership Committee!

Hello from the Membership Committee! We are currently in search of eager volunteers. Members from Delaware, the District of Columbia, Virginia, and West Virginia who are interested in becoming more involved with PCACAC and expanding our mission through membership efforts can fill out the PCACAC Volunteer Form or contact Taylor Flynt, Membership Chair, at [email protected] for more information on getting involved.


NACAC News - Up Next!

AWARDS
Nominate a colleague to receive a 2019 NACAC Award by Apr 15.

75TH NATIONAL CONFERENCE - LEARN MORE


RURAL & SMALL TOWN SIG
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Complete this Google Form to hear about meetings and resources.

A FREE RESOURCE!
Brought to you by NACAC's Communications Committee: a preview of the Journal of College Admission which discusses the importance of advocacy in college counseling.  Feel free to share it across your social networks!

COLLEGE FAIRS:  Learn more about NACAC's college fairs and other programs at www.pcacac.org/nacac.


Mark your calendar!

16th Annual Summer Institute
July 14-17, 2019
Shepherd University
Shepherdstown, WV

55th Annual Conference
April 19-21, 2020
Hotel Madison (NEW!)
Harrisonburg, VA

Host the 2020 Summer Institute
Submit your proposal by May 31, 2019

Click on this icon to visit our online calendar of events:


Add your college fair to our popular list!

CLICK HERE to add your spring 2019 fair to the list for FREE! Updates are made available to members as fairs are submitted.

Already planning for this coming spring? Add these events to your calendar:  

Connect with our College Fair/College Night Chair, Sanjay Mitchell, at [email protected].


PCACAC Messages & e-List

Want to see past messages sent via our Contact Center (separate from the e-List)?  Login at www.pcacac.org > go to the ‘My Profile’ Quick Link button > hover over My Profile > select the Messages drop-down.

Subscribe to our e-list and share your news with other members:  Login at www.pcacac.org > go to the ‘My Profile’ Quick Link button > select My Features > E-lists > toggle the OFF/ON button for Subscribe and Email Delivery. 

Stay tuned for our updated communications policy here and at www.pcacac.org/communications.


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