Summer Digital Portfolio Immersive Programs
College Prep | Digital Portfolio Program
Get a Digital Edge
2018 Dates Coming Soon! Registration Opens on November 1st, 2017
University of Georgia and Georgia Institute of Technology
Join us! Learn how a digital portfolio can help your college application stand out. Build a digital portfolio with tools and tips from college admissions and scholarship experts, and photos, videos, and media.
The programs include building digital portfolios, insights about standing out, sessions with college admissions, and tours of innovation hubs on campus.
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University of Georgia: July 17-21
These are some of the topics:
- College Admissions 101 – What do they look for?
- How to Stand Out to College Admissions
- Communicating Your Strengths
- Planning Your Digital Portfolio
- Your Profile and Academics
- Activities, Service, Work Experience
- Professional Head Shot Photos
- Media grid and Media Options
- Tours of campus
Students will leave with their own digital portfolio to optimize their college applications.
Jean Marie Richardson is President and Chief Executive Officer of iFOLIO Corp, a patent pending platform designed to give students a digital edge for College, internships, and jobs.
Richardson’s background includes Fortune 500 firms Oracle Corporation, Microsoft, and MasterCard, and 8 years of College scholarship selection experience.
Richardson currently serves on the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Advisory Board, the Georgia Tech/ Emory University TI:GER Graduate Program Advisory Board, the Metro Atlanta Innovation Advisory Group, and the Dean’s Scholarship Council. She enjoys guest lecturing on technology innovation for Georgia Tech’s MBA program and has been a featured speaker at national conferences.
Jean Marie Richardson graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology, cum laude, and a President’s Scholar, with 7 other merit-based scholarships.
Experts from the University of Georgia or Georgia Tech College Admissions Team will provide a presentation for students attending that College’s Digital Portfolio Immersive Summer Program.
iFolio Corp instructors will to assist students in designing cutting-edge digital portfolios to highlight their background and experience with photos, images, videos, and multi-media.
iFolio Corp has a patent pending platform and program designed to give students an edge for College, internships, and jobs with digital portfolios.
The iFolio team has Merit Scholarship Selection experience at Georgia Institute of Technology. The team’s background includes Georgia Institute of Technology, Yale University, University of Texas, Wharton University of Pennsylvania, University of Georgia, Zhejiang University in China, and the Harry S Truman Scholarship.
DATES & REGISTRATION
2018 Dates Coming Soon! Registration Opens November 1, 2017
1 Week: July 17- 21, 2017, Monday through Friday – CLOSED
Overnight options available. All details available through the UGA Summer Academy Site link.
- June 12-16, 2017 – 5 day program = $495 +$200 iFOLIO kit – CLOSED
- June 27-29, 2017 – 3 day program = $295 +$200 iFOLIO kit – CLOSED
- July 10-14, 2017 – 5 day program = $495 + $200 iFOLIO kit – CLOSED
- July 25-27, 2017 – 3 day program = $295 +$200 iFOLIO kit – CLOSED
All sessions are day programs for ages 13-18 and are from 9AM to 5PM each day.
For more information and FAQs please visit: gtcamps-2017
Program Coordinator: Debi.Chancellor@ifoliocorp.com or call iFOLIO: 470-223-4818
“The Digital Portfolio Immersive was very informational and I’m very glad I attended it. The one-on-one was very informational and helped a lot pointing out things I hadn’t even thought about. A digital portfolio is a great way to market myself and will be a pertinent tool in my education and career going forward.”
– Janani, High School student
“The program was absolutely terrific! Thanks so much. It was a great opportunity”
– Robert, High School student
“I enjoyed talking ono-on-one with the iFolio team. They helped me personalize my iFolio page with pictures. The team also showed me what to highlight in my resume.”
– Alden, High School Student
“Great help and advice! [A digital portfolio] will give law schools a better look into who I really am.”
– Erin, Georgia Tech College of Science student
“This was wonderful! Thank you! I have been meaning to create a digital portfolio for a while, and this gave me the jumpstart and assistance I needed to get started!”
– Anagha, Georgia Tech College of Science student & President’s Scholar
“This program is very helpful to current high school students and college students. By facilitating this program, many students have easier access to a great future.”
– Manshi, High School student
“Great program! Wonderful feedback! Can help me with the long-term.”
– Manshi, High School Student
“The most interesting parts were learning how to present my materials in an interesting way. This portfolio is more interesting than a basic word doc.”
– Robert, High School Student
“The digital portfolio was a new concept to me. I really appreciate the digital portfolio immersive program organized by iFOLIO & I really thank the sponsors. A digital portfolio will help me add items that I cannot in my one-page resume.”
– Dinesh, Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business student
ABOUT DIGITAL PORTFOLIOS AND COLLEGE APPLICATIONS
“Applying for college is not what it used to be. It is insanely more competitive these days…” – Berkeley Parents Network message board post
Getting accepted to your dream college is increasingly competitive. Experts are calling students to utilize digital portfolios to demonstrate their leadership and experience.
- 20 Million students applying to between 8-15 U.S. colleges annually according to the NEA.
- College admissions is now digital. Over 700 U.S. colleges and universities and all the “Top 100” use digital college application systems.
- In a digitized world, a growing number of schools and universities are encouraging students to create digital portfolios, according to http://gettingsmart.com
A Student can stand out for College, internships, and jobs by bringing their story to life visually with a digital portfolio
- iFOLIO is a digital portfolio designed to target College Admissions’ criteria
- iFOLIO brings an application to life for Admissions with photos, videos, and images
Students can continue to update their iFOLIO and add the iFOLIO link to their College Application through the Common Application system now utilized by all major colleges in the U.S. including the Top 100 and over 800 Colleges
How does a Digital Portfolio give you an edge?
Highlight your experience visually.
Show your depth, commitment, and impact with photos, videos, and images.
Get tips and examples to build your best iFOLIO.
Stand out to Reviewers with visual examples! Maximize opportunities for College, Fellowships, Internships, and Jobs!
ABOUT iFOLIO CORP
iFolio Corp has a patent pending platform and program designed to give students a digital edge for College, internships, and jobs with digital portfolios.
The iFolio team has Merit Scholarship Selection experience at Georgia Institute of Technology. The team’s background includes Georgia Institute of Technology, Yale University, University of Texas, Wharton University of Pennsylvania, University of Georgia, Zhejiang University in China, and the Harry S Truman Scholarship. The Founder’s Fortune 500 company experience includes Oracle Corporation, Microsoft, and MasterCard.
We are passionate about helping students get a digital edge to stand out for College and beyond!