If you're looking for information about higher education, you won't want to miss a free Transfer College Fair from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at Oakton Community College, Room 1604, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines.
The event will feature representatives from more than 40 Midwest colleges and universities, including Bradley, Central Michigan, DePaul, Dominican, Eastern Illinois, Illinois State, Indiana State, Marquette, Northern Illinois, Valparaiso and Western Illinois.
Throughout the day, Oakton also will host several free workshops:
Getting the Most Out of a College Fair: 10 and 11:30 a.m. Learn how to work the room and put your best foot forward.
Financing Your Education: 10:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. Experts present the best ways to finance higher learning. Attendees will have the opportunity to win a $25 gift card.