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Parents and students attend a college readiness presentation at Westover Public Library in Arlington. While completing the necessary paperwork to attend college can overwhelm some, local educators say there are community resources to help.

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Removing Barriers to College

Local services help students complete college paperwork, remove barriers.

LaQuita King relocated across the state from Chesapeake, Va., to Alexandria in the summer of 2013, moving into an apartment with her aunt and three cousins. King had just graduated from high school and was looking forward to taking classes at Northern Virginia Community College. So far, that hasn’t happened.


cleit 5 years, 1 month ago

such classes are indeed useful..feeling loneliness, not being able to manage your own life on your own, partying all night and thinking to">buy dissertation online as well as bad eating habits are some common issues freshmen may face and talking about them may prevent these from happening. at least i hope so