Announcements for Oct. 20th

10 Ways Students can graduate college debt-free or close to debt-free:

1. Get involved in extracurricular activities in school and community beginning in 9th grade
2. Volunteer in the community beginning in 9th grade
3. Achieve academically – do your homework every night
4. Get a part-time job (10 hours a week during school year, full-time during summer)
5. Live like a college student now, so you don’t have to later. (save$)
6. Complete the FAFSA in February when you are senior
7. Apply for institutional college scholarships
8. Apply for private scholarships on ScholarshipQuest
9. Complete a Scholarship Resume
10. Ask 3 teachers to write you a Letter of Recommendation for scholarships

The December 13 ACT Test Registration deadline is 2 weeks away, Friday, November 7 at
midnight.

 

“9th Graders planning to attend a Four Year College or University who would like help to KnowHow2Go to college (first generation college students, etc.), sign up in the Counseling Center this week for an Upward Bound Meeting scheduled for next week.

 

Representatives this week are:

Monday- Wayne State 9:50, Hillsdale 1:00, McCallister 2:10
Tuesday- Kansas 1:23
Wednesday- UNO 8:00

Upcoming Opportunities for LNE students:

• Sunday, November 2, 2-4 PM UNMC College of Nursing Campus Showcase
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm Southeast Community College OPEN HOUSE – Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm UNK’s Industrial Distribution Program 2014 Fall Conference

For more information visit Student Opportunities under Useful Links 

New Scholarships:

• University of Omaha Goodrich Scholarship – due Feb. 27
• Horatio Alger Scholarship due October 25 – 2.0+ GPA, overcome adversity, have financial need. $7,000 – $22,000. www.horatioalger.org/scholarships

For more scholarships visit ScholarshipQuest at www.educationquest.org

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Announcements for Oct 13th

PSAT Registration for the October 18 test continues through the end of the day on Wednesday. Cost is $22 unless eligible for a waiver. Register in the Counseling Center with Mrs. Ideus.

 

Mark your calendar: All students and parents are invited to the Lincoln Area College Fair at SCC, 88th & O from 1:00 – 3:00 PM this Sunday, October 19.

 

The December 13 ACT Test Registration deadline is 2 ½ weeks away, Friday, November 7 at midnight

Representatives this week are:

Friday- Nebraska Wesleyan 1:15

Upcoming Opportunities for LNE students:

• Monday, October 20, 6 to 8 PM Wichita State University Shocker Dinner in Omaha
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm Southeast Community College OPEN HOUSE – Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm UNK’s Industrial Distribution Program 2014 Fall Conference

For more information visit Student Opportunities under Useful Links 

New Scholarships:

• Titan Machinery Central Community College diesel technology scholarship

For more scholarships visit ScholarshipQuest at www.educationquest.org

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