In partnership with the 100 Black Men of America, the U.S. Army has expanded its efforts at a local level compared to previous years. In coordination with the local chapter of 100 Black Men, the U.S. Army will host students from the National Collegiate Preparatory Public Charter for a half-day college orientation event at Howard University, 2400 6th Street, NW, taking place on Nov. 10. The event will provide students and their parents with a window into the workings of college life. Attendees will hear from representatives of the 100 Black Men, from Howard University student ambassadors and administrators, as well as, Army representatives who will discuss the resources available to help prepare for, apply and pay for college. For more information, contact Jameel Barfield at 212-736-0404 or by email at jbarfield@mediagravity.com or Monique Tapie at 917-757-4866 or by email at mtapie@triomphantcommunications.com.