Immokalee students visits college campuses
Special from the Naples Daily News:
The Immokalee Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides educational opportunities for Immokalee’s children, recently took 45 rising seniors from Immokalee High School on a campus tour of six Florida colleges over a period of three days.
The students visited the University of South Florida in Tampa, University of Florida and Sante Fe College in Gainesville, Florida State University and Florida A&M University in Tallahassee and University of Central Florida in Orlando. The Immokalee Foundation gave the students the chance to view the character and diversity offered by each institute of higher education .
In addition to touring each campus, students had the chance to meet with financial aid personnel and administrators to help them understand what to expect and how to prepare for their future. At the University of South Florida and Florida State University, students even had the opportunity to dine at the campus cafeteria.
Read more in the Naples Daily News.