DISCOVER Leadership Program

DISCOVER Leadership Program

A partnership program for GEAR UP Alabama students The purpose of the DISCOVER program is to educate students on how to navigate their high school years in order to be better prepared for applying, being accepted to and attending college. The DISCOVER program is a four year program beginning in the fall of 9th grade and ending in the spring of 12th grade.

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UAB Summer Camp 2016

UAB Summer Camp 2016

GEAR UP students were invited to visit the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) for the 2016 Money Math Camp hosted by UAB's Collat School of Business. During the camp, students the opportunity to talk with UAB students.

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ACCS-GUA Parent Scholar Nights

ACCS-GUA Parent Scholar Nights

It is not only the students who are impacted by GEAR UP Alabama. Parents and others in the community are benefited directly and indirectly by the program. Parents are invited to attend college information events throughout the year to learn more about the opportunities available for them to earn their college degree. Below are some photos from ACCS-GUA Parent Scholar Nights in 2016.

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Auburn Summer Camp 2016

Auburn Summer Camp 2016

Auburn University hosted a group of GEAR UP Alabama students during the summer in 2016. Representatives from the university helped the students explore different career options. Students were also given a tour of the campus and got to see a demonstration from Auburn's Southeastern Raptor Center.

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