EOC Community Outreach Event Planned for Adults

April 27, 2:30-6:30 p.m., at McIver's Grant Public Library

The TRIO Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) of Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) will host a Community Education Information Outreach for adults April 27, from 2:30-6:30 p.m., at the McIver’s Grant Public Library.

The event will provide adults assistance with educational opportunities; educational counseling; computer-based career planning inventories; filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA); scholarship information; financial aid counseling; resource information on colleges and vocational schools within the region; college admission applications; and a link to college admissions counselors, recruiters or High School Equivalency (HiSET) or General Education Development (GED) instructors.

There will be several representatives on hand from area colleges, Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology and Adult Education (HiSET/GED). Those interested in furthering their education are invited to attend. For more information, contact Teresa Evans at 731-286-3394 or tevans@dscc.edu or Lori King at 731-286-3218 or king@dscc.edu.

The EOC is a federally funded program by the U.S. Department of Education. It assists adults who desire to pursue higher education through obtaining a HiSET or GED diploma or through gaining admission to one of the 13 Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) Community Colleges, a Tennessee College of Applied Technology, or a four-year university.