Moderated by Tom Rock (EdD ?02), Executive Director, Enrollment Services featuring Joe Bertolino (EdD ?03), Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs at Queens College; Jennifer Fondiller (MA ?89), Dean of Enrollment Management at Barnard College; Eric Furda (MA ?94), Dean of Admissions at the University of Pennsylvania; Carla Shere (EdD ?93), Director of College Planning, Learning Leaders; Mitchell Thompson (MA ?96), Dean of Students, Scarsdale High SchoolApplying to college is a whole new ballgame. Campus visits now begin online: web sites, social media, chat rooms, blogs and virtual tours and culminate in an online application. Some students never set foot on campus before their first day of Psych 101. Students (and parents) come hear how to maximize the search and make your application stand out among the rest.
Teachers College, Columbia University is an institution with a rich and distinguished record in the field of education. Decade after decade, since its founding in 1887, the College has anticipated concerns and acted with initiatives to advance educational reforms and issues. With its tradition of innovation and insights, the College is one of the leading schools of education in the country, if not the world, embracing three fields: education, psychology and health.