Landmark College is the college of choice for students who learn differently. We offer a transformative learning experience for students with language-based learning disabilities (including dyslexia), ADHD, and autism. Experience the Landmark College difference for yourself at one of our Open Houses for students and their families, at one of our Professional Visit Days for educational professionals, or at one of our events or visits around the country.
Look for us at the following events in Spring-Summer 2022:
Thursday, March 31
Virtual Community Connections Expo, hosted by Chicago Public Schools, Office of Diverse Learner Supports and Services and the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities. From 4-4:30 p.m. Central Time, Ferne Bork will be presenting the highlights of her webinar, “Navigating the College Search for Students Who Learn Differently”. Erica Loveland will join Ferne to talk about Landmark College and participate in the Q&A. Erica will be presenting separately as part of Student Stories. There is no charge to register for this event.
Tuesday, April 12
Northeast Ohio Learning Differences Symposium and College Fair, an in-person event sponsored by Orange Parent Education Network (O.P.E.N.). Free of charge. Location: Orange High School - 32000 Chagrin Blvd. Pepper Pike, Ohio 44124. Ferne Bork, Assistant Director of Admissions, will be representing Landmark College. There will be a college panel from 6-7 p.m. and a college fair from 7-8 p.m. All times Eastern.
Thursday, April 14
The 1st Annual Vocational/Educational Fair at the San Ramon Unified School District located in the San Francisco Bay Area. An inspiring event to learn about different career and educational pathways and opportunities. This event is open to all students, gap year students, and the extended community. Sharon Farrell, Assistant Director of West Coast Admissions will be representing Landmark at this in-person event.
“Navigating the College Search for Students Who Learn Differently” webinar by Ferne Bork, Assistant Director of Admissions at Landmark College. If you are or have a student who learns differently – including students with a learning disability (such as dyslexia) ADHD, autism, or executive function challenges – this webinar will give you the tools you need to find the “right” college and to prepare for a successful transition. Ferne provides information about what to consider, the questions to ask, the legal landscape, and the wide range of accommodations, supports, and programs that exist in post-secondary education today. It’s intended for families of 9th – 12th graders and interested students. Opportunities to attend:
- Monday April 18, 7-8:30 p.m. ET. Sponsored by CollegeTreasure.com. Registration required.
- Tuesday, May 10, 7-8:30 p.m. ET. Sponsored by Orange Parent Education Network in Ohio. Zoom Link.
- Wednesday, May 11, 7-8:30 p.m. ET. Sponsored by Princeton High School in Princeton, NJ. For Princeton High School families only. Erica Loveland, Assistant Director of Admissions, Admissions Counselor for NJ, and Landmark alumna, will be joining Ferne for this presentation.
- Wednesday, May 25, Parent University, sponsored by the Office of Diverse Learner Supports and Services of the Chicago Public Schools. Registration required: FACE 2 FACE CPS Parent University, Noon–1:30 p.m. CT and ODLSS Parent Training, 5:30–7 p.m. CT.
Monday, April 25
Fusion Academy – “College Programs for Neurodivergent Students”, a virtual panel designed to help students learn about specialized programs to ensure that those with ADHD, dyslexia, dyscalculia, and other learning differences realize their academic and career potential. Representing Landmark College on this panel for the Fusion Education Group, which includes more than 65 schools throughout the country, will be Ferne Bork, Assistant Director of Admissions for Landmark College. Other panelists include the University of Denver, Mitchell College, Texas Tech CASE Program, and the University of North Texas ENGAGE.
Wednesday, May 25
Winston Prep – San Rafael, CA, Assistant Director of West Coast Admissions Sharon Farrell and Regional Director of Online Programs Sandra Fishler will present information to education professionals in the North Bay Area. 1:30 p.m. PT.
Thursday, June 9
NEACAC Annual Meeting and Conference, Saint Michael’s College, Colchester, VT. From 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. ET, Ferne Bork and Karen Goudey, College Counselor at Eagle Hill School in Hardwick MA, will co-present “Navigating the College Search Process for Students Who Learn Differently.” Registration required.
Tuesday and Wednesday, June 14-15
HECA 2022 Conference, Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, Denver, Colorado. Ferne Bork and Dr. Jill K. Corbin, CEP and Director of College and Transition Counseling at Denver Academy, will co-present “Navigating the College Search for Students Who Learn Differently” on June 14 from 9:15-10:15 a.m. MT. This will be a first-time collaboration for these two professionals, both deeply involved in education and neurodiversity but with significantly different backgrounds and experience. Then Landmark College will be represented by Ferne and Erica Loveland at the conference reception on June 15, from 4-6:30 p.m. MT. Registration required.
Schedule a meeting:
If you’d like to schedule a personal meeting with us while we’re in your area, please contact us. We’d love to see you!
Sydney Ruff, M.S.
Landmark College ‘06
Director of Admissions