In the News: Helping students during Oregon College Application Week
Oregon State University president, Ed Ray, is a supporter of College Application Week, as evidenced in his guest column last week inThe Oregonian.
President Ray shared that while we might think he's biased toward higher education because of his job, he's got personal reasons for believing in the value of college. He closed with a gentle reminder:
If you know a high school senior, please encourage him or her to participate in an event or seek help. You never know when some simple words of encouragement will have a profound effect on someone's future. Or send them my way to talk. I would be happy to share with them how attending the college of their choice is achievable and will help shape and improve their lives as it did mine.
You can read the full article here.