COE program sends on-site college advisers to area high schools

By Diane Smith

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Being high school senior is easy as pie, right? Fill out college applications, look for scholarships, apply for financial aid.

Maybe it’s not so easy, but at Haltom High School, there is pie involved. College adviser Adriene Salgado will help with essays, but she also came up with “No Pie ‘Til You Apply” during college application season. Salgado is Advising at Haltom High School through the TCU College Advising Corps, a program that puts college advisers like her in 24 area high schools in districts including Fort Worth, Arlington, Irving, Lake Worth, White Settlement and Ector County.

Read the whole story at http://www.star-telegram.com/2014/11/30/6328427/advisers-helping-more-first-generation.html?rh=1