Recognizing the importance of leadership development, the U.S. Army has partnered with the Atlanta Chapter of 100 Black Men of America(100BMOA) to engage and inform possible prospects on the countless opportunities available to them while in pursuit of their collegedegrees and career goals. The U.S. Army and 100BMOA will host students from BEST Academy, Coretta Scott King Academy, Henry W.Grady, Centennial High School, among others, for a half-day college orientation event at Georgia State University, College of LawConference Center.
The tour event will consist of a half-day campus visit that provides students and their chaperones or parents a window into the workings of college life. Attendees will hear from representatives of the 100BMOA staff, Georgia State University administration officials, student ambassadors, and Army representatives from local commands. Representatives will conduct a series of presentations on leadership, admissions requirements and financial aid, as well as discuss the resources available to help prepare, apply and pay for college.
The Army Marketing and Research Group(AMRG) is the U.S. Army’s national marketing and marketing research and analysis organization. The AMRG develops innovative and effective ways to: connect with the American public and make the Army more accessible and understood; increase awareness of both the benefits and value of Army service.