The Battle Creek College Access Network (BC CAN) is reminding parents and students they can help sort out the challenges of college.

The BC CAN also is touting several programs to help students figure out their choices for higher education or technical and skilled trades options.

A Battle Creek mother went public with her struggles to pay for college this past summer when she took to the streets, panhandling for tuitionLori Truex told 95.3 WBCK about the difficulties she and her daughter encountered when attempting to access college resources and funds.

Click the player above to hear Terry Burleson of the BC CAN discuss their programs and protocols.

 

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