MANCHESTER - On Wednesday, May 8, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the BBA Rowland Center a panel discussion and workshops will be given on the college admission process by admissions officers from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Castleton State College, New York University and the University of Denver. Workshops on Admissions Factors, College Essays, STEM Programs (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), College Athletics, Vermont Higher Education Options and Gap-year Programs will be held after the panel discussion. All Junior and Sophomore parents and students are encouraged to attend.