College Success Tips and Advice Forum at Hampden-Wilbraham Regional

It’s graduation season, and western Mass high school graduates and their parents are busy preparing for the next step—college. To help prepare students and parents navigate through this next step, the Hampden-Wilbraham Regional School District held a forum focused on college success tips and advice. The school brought in a range of speakers who spoke to practical issues such as medical care, substance abuse, time management and stress. Carolee McGrath sat down with Gina Kahn, the district’s Director for Safe Schools, and Judi LaBranche, a professor at UMass Amherst, to learn more.