College application seminar in Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA -- An expert on college applications will speak at Walla Walla High School on Sept. 13.

Washington State University GEAR UP and Walla Walla High School will host Peter Van Buskirk for three seminars for students of all grade levels and their families.

Van Buskirk is an author and speaker who coaches students and parents through the process of finding and getting into colleges that fit students.

There will be three programs on the high school campus that day:

-- "Getting From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be," for high school juniors during school hours in the auditorium.

-- "Make Your Application Count," for high school seniors during school hours in the auditorium.

-- "The Admission Game," for all students and their families. This will include a pizza dinner in the school commons at 5:30 p.m., followed by the presentation at 6 p.m.