Local campus to participate in national event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Brightwood College in Corpus Christi will host a Back to School Event Saturday, Aug. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the campus located at 1620 S. Padre Island Drive, Suite 600. The event is free and open to the public and will feature refreshments, campus tours, bingo, face painting, ring toss, backpack and school supply giveaways while supplies last and more. Additionally, attendees 18 and older can enter to win gift cards.

The event is part of Brightwood College parent company Education Corporation of America’s national Back to School Events being held at 62 other Brightwood College, Brightwood Career Institute and Virginia College locations throughout 17 states.

WHAT: Brightwood College Back to School Event

WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Brightwood College in Corpus Christi

1620 S. Padre Island Drive, Suite 600, Corpus Christi, TX 78416

PHONE: (361) 852-2900

“With the start of a new school year comes a great deal of excitement and anticipation, promise and possibility,” says Campus President Jeriann Hix. “No matter your age or stage of life, we want to celebrate education and the aspirations of all members of our community. We invite everyone to come by our Back to School Event and say hello, and for those interested in pursuing a new career, talk with a member of our staff about the fast and focused career training we offer at our campus.”

The event will also allow attendees to explore programs offered through Brightwood College, including: Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Office Specialist and Vocational Nursing.

For more information about Brightwood College in Corpus Christi, call (361) 852-2900 or visit brightwood.edu/corpus-christi-tx.