Free college planning workshop offered by Snap-on and Milligan

MILLIGAN COLLEGE, Tenn. (Jan. 2, 2019) — Snap-on and Milligan College will offer two workshops on college planning on Tuesday, Jan. 15, on Milligan’s campus. The first workshop will take place in Derthick Hall from 11-12:30 p.m. and lunch will be provided to registered attendees. An evening workshop will be offered from 6:30-8 p.m. in Hardin Hall. Both workshops are free and open to the public.

Dr. Lee Harrison, vice president for enrollment and marketing, will address best practices for preparing for college. These workshops are designed for parents and families of young high school students and aim to clarify the college process by focusing on tips for researching, applying and deciding on colleges. Harrison will also discuss the financial aid process and the significance of institutional aid and scholarship opportunities.

“Planning for college can be a stressful time,” said Harrison. “Our workshop will provide resources and materials that can help families take the necessary steps to prepare for college and navigate the college admission process.”

These workshops are part of a yearlong series offered by Milligan and Snap-on. Each workshop is designed to present helpful and supportive information on a variety of topics.

“Giving back to our community is an important initiative,” said Robin Pritchard, human resource manager at Snap-on. “We are excited to partner with Milligan to offer free workshops to our community that provide guidance on the important topics that impact our everyday lives.”

To register and learn more, visit milligan.edu/community-workshops/.


MILLIGAN COLLEGE is a Christian liberal arts college in Northeast Tennessee whose vision is to change lives and shape culture through a commitment to servant leadership. The college offers more than 100 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in a variety of fields, along with graduate and adult degree completion programs.  To learn more about Milligan College, visit www.milligan.edu or call 800-262-8337.

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