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Incoming Harford Community College students get acclimated to college life during iPrep week

Incoming Harford Community College students get acclimated to college life during iPrep week

Charese Michel, a first-year student at Harford Community College, says she picked up a host of skills during the week-long iPrep program that helped her have a smooth start to the fall 2017 semester.

“Overall I thought that it was a great program,” Michel said during a presentation on iPrep to the HCC Board of Trustees Tuesday. “I had a great learning environment.”

She and five of her fellow first-year students talked about their experiences with iPrep. The pre-semester orientation program is designed to help students acclimate to college life, get a refresher on math and reading and writing skills and prepare to retake the ACCUPLACER test so they can start off with...

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