Thursday, November 6, 2008
DOBBS FERRY, NY - For the second consecutive year, the Mercy College Athletics Department will host Ultimate Money Skills - Scholars, Dollars, Budgets and Bills, for all student-athletes on Monday, November 10. The event, part of Mercy's CHAMPS/Life Skills program and sponsored by Monster.com, will be held in the Mercy Hall dining room beginning at 6:30 p.m. and is also open to the campus community.
This presentation about financial and credit management during and after college is part of Monster's "Making it Count", the nation's premier educational training and advisory organization for today's students and parents.
The programs are highly acclaimed by counselors and students alike. They are dynamic and engaging, holding the audience's attention through relevant interactive exercises, on-stage volunteer exercises and a detailed workbook that students and parents can use to follow along and more deeply engage themselves in the material presented.
Mercy College is a private, nonprofit institution founded in 1950, providing motivated students with the opportunity to earn degrees in over 90 undergraduate and graduate programs, including 25 programs online. An engaging and personalized learning experience is offered at campuses in the Bronx, Dobbs Ferry, Manhattan, Yorktown Heights, White Plains, and Online.