Roeper Counselor Patrick O’Connor to Appear at Birmingham Farmer’s Market for the Launch of His Newly Published Book College is Yours 2.0

, Posted on Oct 14

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., October 14, 2011 – Author Patrick O’Connor, who is also a college counselor at The Roper School, will be appearing the Birmingham Farmer’s Market on Sunday, October 16, 2011 from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. to support the launch of his new book College is Yours 2.0.

O’Connor, a Birmingham, Mich. resident, will be appearing at the Birmingham Farmer’s Market to share free college information and advice, along with takeaways, with students and interested family members.  As a college counselor, he has helped support students through the college application and admissions process for many years.  O’Connor’s new book, College is Yours 2.0, was created with the intent of educating even more students on how to select, prepare, apply and pay for college.

“Patrick is a very experienced and dedicated college counselor,” stated Phillip Deely, head of The Roeper School.  “Our students greatly appreciate his time and expertise and this book is a perfect way for Patrick to communicate his advice to a much larger audience who will benefit from his knowledge.”

The Birmingham Farmer’s Market is located at Lot #6 on Old Woodward in Birmingham, Mich.  If you would like more information on Patrick O’Connor or College is Yours 2.0, please visit

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Patrick O'Connor

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