A two-day session for International Admissions and Student Advising for 12th Standard Students, started in D.P.S, Srinagar on 24th of September, 2012. The Chief Guests of the Session are Sarah H. Leavell (Denison University); Shirley Fei Yen Be (Sarah Lawrence College, NY); and Mr. Arjun Seth (ED-Brand).
Sarah has 24 years of experience in dealing with the International Students. She has travelled most of the countries advising and counselling the students regarding Liberal Arts and interviewing them. She is of the view that there is a deep and intimate relation between the staff and the students. She is also associated with the various activities of her University like dance, concerts, music, etc.
Shirley is also associated with the International admissions and Student Advising. She travels to talk to the students around the world. She helps them in getting Visa-forms and also deals with non-traditional (older) students. She is also associated with the Liberal Arts.
Mr. Arjun Seth is associated with Independent Service Counselling. His main focus is to coach the students from Classes 10th to 12th to take ownership of their college admission journey. His main motive is to change the mind of the students and direct them towards more appropriate and flexible system of education as in US system.
The main aim of the session is the transformation of the candidates towards the study of Liberal Arts. They look for the vigour and spark among the students. The personnel also talked about the financial aids and scholarships for the International Students in various colleges of US. The students are attending the session very enthusiastically and energetically.