Upcoming Workshops & Events

If you are interested in attending a workshop or Emory event listed below, click on its title to submit your registration request. You will receive an email confirmation once you are successfully registered.

To see all past events and materials, go to the Event Archive. To review your current event registrations, go to your event history.

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A Guide to Paying for College: Savings, Loans, Grants, Scholarships & Financial Aid

Thursday July 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Oxford Road Building
Oxford Presentation Room
The college landscape has changed drastically in the last 20 years and costs have shot beyond inflation with little end in sight. This session is designed to help families understand the dictionary of terms that they will encounter when exploring how to finance college and help them try to navigate the financial aid process for their high school aged child. ...
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The College Admission Process: A Planning Workshop for High School Students & Their Parents

Thursday July 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Oxford Road Building
Oxford Presentation Room
This session is designed to provide both high school students and their parents with an overview of admission factors that many institutions in the state, and across the country, consider during the college application process. Highlights of this program will include: review of curriculum rigor, tips for essays, standardized testing, how to make one stand out in the application process, and other helpful tips students and parents need to know before beginning the college search. ...
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Hidden Secrets of Veterans Benefits

Monday July 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
1599 Clifton Road Building
1.432
The Aid and Attendance benefit is one of the VA's best-kept secrets from our retired service men and women. Veterans over age 65 who are disabled can be eligible for as much as $2,127 per month in addition to any other VA pension or service related benefit they may receive. ...
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Understanding K-12 School Options in Metro Atlanta

Friday August 04, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Oxford Road Building
Oxford Presentation Room
Whether you are considering options for elementary school, middle school, or high school in Atlanta, the range of educational options in the ninth largest metropolitan city can be overwhelming. This workshop is designed to help sort through the choices and shed light on the different types of educational opportunities available throughout metro Atlanta. ...
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Saving for College

Thursday August 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Goizueta Business School
Room 201
Join two professionals who will share their expertise on strategies for planning, saving and paying for college. Topics will include retirement plans, life insurance, 529 savings and prepaid plans.
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Growing Through Grief: Accepting the New Normal

Thursday August 24, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
School of Nursing
203
Loss is inevitable, and when caregiving for adult loved ones, we experience loss through changes in their physical and emotional health, changes in our own routines, death, and other challenges. This workshop will provide education on grief and the healing process. ...
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Navigating the Medicare Maze: Which Plan is Best for Me, and How to Prepare

Thursday September 14, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Emory University Hospital
Main Lobby Auditorium
87% of seniors lose $600 on average by not reviewing their Medicare plans each year. Medicare is always changing, and it is important to be properly informed about your plan, and the costs that go with it. ...
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