Announcements for week of Feb. 23rd

Juniors! Don’t sleep in this Wednesday morning during the RGDE! Instead, attend the Free college/scholarship/college athlete workshop sponsored by your very own LNE School Counselors! Sign up in the counseling center by the end of the day tomorrow (Tuesday). Did we mention free donuts? Must sign up. First come, first serve.

Attention all 10th and 11th graders interested in a medical career: Bryan College of Health Sciences is offering a summer camp experience in July. Camp spots are limited and application deadline is April 24. Cost of this invaluable experience is $350. Apply online at http://www.bryanhealth.com/health-career-camp or pick up an application in the counseling center.

Did your Mom / Dad go to college? … or anyone in your family go to college? If not and you are the FIRST in your family to go to college – sign up for the free First Generation Symposium at UNL scheduled for Thursday, April 2. Open to all LNE high school students. See your friendly counselor for more information.

Attention: High School Youth are needed to help make a difference in the big picture of Nebraska! The Nebraska Governor’s Youth Advisory Council is an opportunity for you to meet with other Nebraskans committed to public issues affecting young people. Meetings are held four times a year with the Governor. If interested, visit http://www.projecteverlast.org/councils/gyac.html to apply on-line. Let your counselor know if interested!

 

College Rep/Military Visits at LNE

February
23rd Central Community College 12:15
24th UNK (Kearney) 11:47
27th Joseph’s College of Hair 9:50
March
2nd College of St. Mary’s 2:10
16th Northwest Missouri State 9:00
17th Iowa Western Community 9:35

Juniors are encouraged to come to these visits.
Sign up in the Counseling Center.

Upcoming Opportunities for LNE students:

• College visit Days- On each of College or University websites- Set up your visits today!
• March 4-7, 2015 UNO’s College of Information Science and Technology Code Crush
• March 9 Paul Mitchel School Career Fair
• March 13, 16 UNL’s Red Letter Days

 

Scholarships:

New Scholarships posted on ScholarshipQuest or received in the LNE Counseling Center:
• $500 Scholarship for future Education Majors at UNL’s Phi Delta Kappa. Download application at http://pdk.unl.edu/general_scholarships.html
• $500 Lincoln Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority 2015 scholarship due March 23. Available on ScholarshipQuest or pick up from Mrs. Lohmeyer

Students are reminded to check the EducationQuest ScholarshipQuest website for a more comprehensive list of national and local scholarships and their deadlines.

For more scholarships visit ScholarshipQuest at www.educationquest.org

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Announcements for week of Feb. 9th

Attention LNE students who have ever had a teacher: (that’s all of you, by the way) …. The Annual Thank You Teacher contest is underway. Five Nebraska teachers AND the students that nominated them will be invited to a breakfast at the Governor’s Mansion in March. Deadline to nominate a teacher, administrator or school counselor who has made a difference in your life is Friday, February 20. Forms are available online at http://lps.org/go/recognize or paper forms are available in the main office or counseling center. Nominate a teacher today!

Juniors will be taking the LPS ACT on Tuesday, April 28. More information to come. In the meantime, consider taking the national April 18 ACT at LNE. Register at www.actstudent.org

 

Upcoming Opportunities for LNE students:

• College visit Days- On each of College or University websites- Set up your visits today!
• Summer, 2015 Yale Summer Young Global Scholars Program Registration: by Feb. 26
• Thursday, February 26, 9:15-1:00 SCC – Milford John Deere Tech Career Day

For more information visit Student Opportunities under Useful Links

College Rep/Military Visits at LNE

February
16th Wayne State 9:00
18th UNL 8:55
23rd Central Community College
27th Joseph’s College of Hair 9:50

Juniors are encouraged to come to these visits.
Sign up in the Counseling Center.

 

Scholarships:

New Scholarships posted on ScholarshipQuest or received in the LNE Counseling Center:
•Lincoln Education Association Teachers Scholarship – due April 15
• Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Basic Scholarship
• Clements Band Scholarship at Peru State College
• D. J.’s Hero Awards – overcoming of an obstacle – due March 4
• Heartland Athletic Conference, 3.0+ GPA due March 20
• Nebraska Coaches Association Scholarship – 3.75+ GPA 24+ ACT-due April 17 (http://www.ncacoach.org/lincolninnsuites.php

Students are reminded to check the EducationQuest ScholarshipQuest website for a more comprehensive list of national and local scholarships and their deadlines.

For more scholarships visit ScholarshipQuest at www.educationquest.org

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