Monthly Archives: December 2013

2014 National Youth Science Camp

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2014 National Youth Science Camp® Operated by the National Youth Science Foundation® Seeking Delegate Applications  HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS SOUGHT FOR NATIONAL YOUTH SCIENCE CAMP® HONORS  Lincoln– Governor Dave Heineman appointed James Blake from the Nebraska Department of Education to serve as Nebraska’s selection coordinator for the 2014 National Youth Science Camp (NYSC).  Two high school seniors will receive a full… Read more »

Susan T. Buffett Scholarship Reminders

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A reminder that all pieces of the Buffett application are due by February 1, 2014 EXCEPT for the Student Aid Report/College Funding Estimator.  The SAR or Estimator is due March 15, 2014. 1.     Students will not be able to upload the Student Aid Report (SAR) and the College Funding Estimator until after January 1.  We had several students upload last… Read more »

Lincoln Community Foundation Scholarships

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Visit the Lincoln Community Foundation site to view available scholarships, review the criteria, download the apps, & access instructions for submitting the completed apps by the deadline of March 31st. Students who are registered with ScholarshipQuest will also receive info on these scholarships if they meet the criteria. Current scholarships available include: Janet T. Anderson Scholarship Brenda Brown Destanick Memorial… Read more »

Big Red Road Show Video Contest

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Big Red Road Show video contest open to all Nebraska high school students Picture your own, original video shown on the big, silver screen at Midtown Cinema.  On Sat., Feb. 1, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will help high school students learn more about college life at UNL at the 2014 Big Red Road Show: Husker Cinema at Midtown Cinema in… Read more »

LSW Boosters Holiday Boutique

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https://www.facebook.com/events/487058151408251/?previousaction=join&source=1 Click on the link above to view information about the LSW Holiday Boutique that will be held in the LSW Commons on Tuesday, December 10th at 3:30 to 6:30 pm. A portion of each vendors sales will be donated to LSW’s Adopt A Hawk Program. The Forensics Team will host a concessions stand. The Student Ambassadors will be providing… Read more »

Runza & KLKN Student Athlete of the Month

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Balancing schoolwork, athletics and one’s personal life is a difficult challenge in high school. Some students do this so well we feel they should be recognized. KLKN TV Channel 8 and Runza® Restaurants created a partnership to honor senior student-athletes for their achievements in the classroom and in the community & provide them with a $500 scholarship for college.  The… Read more »

Code Crush

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 CodeCrush is a FREE immersion experience for 8th and 9th grade girls designed to show them the world of information technology (IT). Part of the UNO College of Information Science and Technology Women in IT Initiative, we’ve created this program to help show girls all the cool and crush-worthy things you can do with IT. While the IT sector grows every day, there… Read more »