Huntington: College financing program offered

Parents and students are invited to attend Gateway Regional High School's free comprehensive presentation on college financing at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Gateway Performing Arts Center.

The program is offered by the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority and will be presented by Simone Backstedt, assistant director of financial aid at Westfield State University.

The seminar will teach parents how to apply for financial aid, compare financial aid award letters and seek available financing options.

To sign up or for more information, contact Jeanene Iglesias in the guidance office at 413-685-1107 or by email at


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