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Counsellor Admission Bootcamp 2022

Join Crimson's university experts on 7 & 8 April 2022, as they share the secrets of university admissions to leading universities in the US & UK. Register now for the conference.

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A Deep-Dive into University Admissions

Join school counsellors and Life Orientation teachers from across South Africa to learn the secrets to University Admissions to the US/UK.

Hear exclusive insights from some of the world’s leading university admissions experts and learn how to support your students on their path to their dream university abroad.

Ultimate US & UK Summit

AGENDA (Day 1)

01. Tea: Welcome and Introductions

Speaker: Rebecca Pretorius - Country Manager: Crimson Education Africa / SA

02. Introduction to the US university landscape

Speaker: Maya Gobert - Crimson US Strategy Team Lead / US Strategist / Cornell alumnae

03. Personal reflections of the the value of an education abroad

Speaker: Brad Latilla-Campbell - Digital Marketing Manager: Crimson Education Africa / SA and Harvard alumnus

04. Building & Showcasing your Intellect Beyond Grades and Tests: From Research to Recommendations

Speaker: Ben Schwartz - Former Ivy League Admissions Officer / Dartmouth, Harvard, MIT alumnus

05. Developing an Extracurricular and Leadership Profile and Activities List

Speakers:

Ben Schwartz - Former Ivy League Admissions Officer / Dartmouth, Harvard, MIT alumnus

Rebecca Pretorius - Country Manager: Crimson Education Africa / SA

Maya Gobert - Crimson US Strategy Team Lead / US Strategist / Cornell alumnae

06. What does a successful Capstone/Leadership Project look like?

Speaker: Santiago Trujillo - Crimson Regional Extracurricular and Leadership Mentor

07. My Capstone/Leadership Project

Speaker: Sazi Bongwe - Harvard Class of 2026 / Crimson alumnus / St John's College alumnus

08. A Deep Dive into the US Personal Statement and Supplementary Essays

Speaker: Maya Gobert - Crimson US Strategy Team Lead / US Strategist / Cornell alumnae

09. Writing my Personal Statement- Lessons from Harvard Admit Sazi Bongwe

Speaker: Sazi Bongwe - Harvard Class of 2026 / Crimson Alumnus / St John's College alumnus

10. Admission officer insights from a Former Ivy League Admission Officer: Who Gets In and Why?

Speaker: Ben Schwartz - Former Ivy League Admissions Officer / Dartmouth, Harvard, MIT alumnus

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Don't Miss Out!

Register and book your spot today for the Counsellor Admission Bootcamp 2022!

AGENDA (Day 2)

01. How Counselors/Schools can work with Crimson Education

Speakers:

Rebecca Pretorius - Country Manager: Crimson Education Africa / SA

03. Introduction to the UK university landscape for South African students

Speaker: Tim Jarvis - Michaelhouse College: Senior Master Pastoral

04. Beyond the basics: What UK universities are looking for?

Speakers:

Tim Jarvis - Michaelhouse College: Senior Master Pastoral

Rebecca Pretorius - Country Manager: Crimson Education Africa / SA

05. A deep-dive into the UK Personal Statement: Examining successful SA admits’ essays

Speaker: Tim Jarvis - Michaelhouse College: Senior Master Pastoral

5. Applying to UK Universities- A Deep-Dive into UCAS

Speaker: Alexei du Bois - Hilton College: English Teacher / Director - International Learning/ Oxford alumnus

06. What you need to know about Medical School Admissions in the UK

Speaker: Hannah Rowberry - Crimson Senior Strategist / Former Oxford Admissions Officer / Cambridge alumnae

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Meet Some of Our Speakers

Meet some of the university admission experts who will be speaking at Crimson's Counsellor Admission Bootcamp 2022.

Event details:

When

  • 7 & 8 April 2022

Where

  • Crimson South Africa offices
  • 45 Jan Smuts Avenue, Westcliff, Johannesburg, 2193 (The Valley Road entrance)

Who

  • Career Counsellors/ Life Orientation Teachers across South Africa interested in learning more about how they can support their students with applications to universities abroad.

Cost

  • R1250 per person (* Please indicate in the registration form whether you require ticket sponsorship - flights and accommodation for own/school account)

Conference activities

Thursday Evening: Special Event:

  • Melodramatic Craft Gin Tasting
  • Light Supper/Snacks
University students with Ivy League

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