Bio-Tech Hands-on Workshop: Simulation COVID Testing

June 30, 2021 at 6:00pm

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Join GEAR UP Georgia’s guest presenter, Dr. Monica Frazier from Columbus State University. Dr. Frzaier will teach the technique used to detect binding between an antigen and antibody for the diagnosis of diseases like COVID using an at-home ELISA lab. ELISA stands for Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay. It is also referred to as Enzyme Immunoassay or EIA for short.

Southern Crescent Technical College Virtual Tour

June 25, 2021 at 10:00 am

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Southern Crescent Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, located south of Atlanta, delivers relevant technical education, adult education, and learning opportunities via various instructional modalities at the associate degree, diploma, and certificate levels to promote service, workforce development, and economic development.

Muscogee County Military Career Expo

Many high school graduates are considering enlistment in the military as a pathway to earning a post-secondary degree debt-free. Learn how at the Military Career Expo.

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June 24, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Cunningham Conference Center

3100 Gentian Boulevard, Columbus, GA, 31907

Registration Deadline for July ACT

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2020-2021 Test Dates (National)
Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)

July 17, 2020 June 18 June 19 - June 25

June ACT Test Date

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2020-2021 Test Dates (National)
Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)

June 12, 2021 May 7 May 8 - May 21

Sustainable Fashion Hands-on Career Workshop

June 7 at 6:00 pm

Register here. Class size limited to 25, first-come, first-serve registration policy. GEAR UP Georgia will have a waitlist of 5 additional students.

Join us in a workshop to learn the various ways sustainability is making its way into various career paths, including sustainable fashion through thrifting & upcycling, as well as fields like Public Relations, Public Policy, Environmental Specialists, Risk Management, and Corporate Sustainability. These and other job opportunities provide workers with the chance to positively impact the environment, people’s quality of life, and future generations. You will have the chance to participate in a hands-on activity with Kennesaw State University’s Owl Swap Sustainable Initiative to tie-dye a face mask and learn how to make a t-shirt into a tote bag!

June SAT Test

2020-21 SAT Administration Dates and Deadlines
SAT Date SAT Subject Tests Available Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline Deadline for Changes

June 5, 2021


See SAT Subject Tests available on this date May 6, 2021

May 18, 2021 (for mailed registrations)

May 26, 2021 (for registrations made online or by phone)

May 26, 2021

GEAR UP Georgia Principal & Coordinator Training

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 from 9:30 AM to 3:15 PM (EDT)

Click HERE to register by May 18. Once registered, you will receive a link to the primary virtual meeting room. You will receive supporting documentation, including your school profile, within three business days of the event.

We look forward to seeing you! Please do not hesitate to reach us at if you have further questions.