DENVER — Tuesday, September 30, 2014 —  Lt. Governor Joe Garcia will visit two high schools tomorrow to encourage students to pursue higher education.


WHO: Lt Gov. Joe Garcia

WHAT: College Application Month High School Assemblies

WHEN: 8:30am - 9:15am Wednesday, October 1, 2014

WHERE: Mapleton Early College, 8980 York Street, Thornton, CO 80229




WHEN: 9:50am - 10:30am Wednesday, October 1, 2014

WHERE: Westminster High School, 6933 Raleigh St. Westminster, CO 80030


College In Colorado, a program of the Colorado Department of Higher Education, will again host College Application Month during the month of October. Lt. Gov. Garcia will speak to students about his personal experience applying to college and the importance of higher education. The goal of College Application Month is to provide every graduating high school senior with the tools necessary to apply to college, including calendars, timelines, checklists, and much more available at