Events & Initiatives


Boston Celtics College & Career Readiness Night

Boston Celtics College & Career Readiness Night

Students hear from a panel of professionals in the sports industry and enjoy a night at the Boston Celtics at the Annual GEAR UP College & Career Readiness night.



Go Public! at New Bedford High School

Go Higher!

Go Higher! brings Massachusetts public college and university students into local high schools for a student-to-student exchange about choosing a college and a major, landing internships, navigating campus life and more!



Students at the Massachusetts College Application Celebration

Massachusetts College Application Celebration

The goal of Massachusetts College Application Celebration! (MCAC) is to give every graduating senior the opportunity to complete at least one application by the conclusion of the event.



Coach D speaking to students at Normandin Middle School in New Bedford

National GEAR UP Week

GEAR UP Massachusetts celebrated National GEAR UP Week with events across the state, including a visit from Darrell "Coach D" Andrews, who spoke to students in New Bedford and Lawrence.