Monthly Archives: March 2015

Volunteer Partners’ Youth Day Camp

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Volunteer Partners is co-sponsoring a Youth Day Camp with the Malone Center on April 3rd, from 7:30am – 5:30pm at the Malone Center. Students are not obligated to stay the entire day if it is not convenient for them. Students who are interested in volunteering for this event are to contact  Carletta Griffin by Wednesday, April 1st at 402.435.2100 or … Read more »

College of St. Mary’s Summer Academies

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College of St. Mary is hosting two week-long Summer Academies for Latina and African/African American girls. The academies will focus on Forensic Science and enhance participants’ self-esteem and motivation for pursuing a college degree. Latin Summer Academy (LSA) Sunday, June 21 – Friday, June 26 For Latina girls entering 10th or 11th grade in Fall 2015 African/African American Summer Academy… Read more »

University of Nebraska’s Peter Kiewit Institute’s 2015 PKI Summer Academies

The University of Nebraska’s Peter Kiewit Institute is now accepting applications for 2015 PKI Summer Academies! Additional information and applications can be found: Holland Academy of Excellence OPPD/PKI Academy of Sustainability Deadline: May 1st, 2015 For more info, please contact Leah Ellis at lellis@nebraska.edu or 402.554.2158.

Delta Tau Delta Scholarship

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The Beta Tau Chapter of Delta Tau Delta at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln reminds students that they are offering a $1000 scholarship for overall excellence to senior, male students attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. To access the scholarship, click here or visit ScholarshipQuest. Deadline: April 30th, 2015

STARTALK Academy: Chinese language, Culture & Technology

The College of Education and Human Sciences at UNL is sponsoring a summer academy from July 5-19, 2015 for current high school students who are interested in language learning.  All expenses are covered by the program (housing, meals, iPad access during program, supplies).  The 2015 STARTALK Chinese Language, Culture and Technology Summer Academy is designed for learners with no or… Read more »

Facebook: Suicide Prevention

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Facebook is partnering with Now Matters Now, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, Save.org and Forefront: Innovations in Suicide Prevention, a nonprofit operating out of the University of Washington’s School of Social Work, to give users more options when they see a friend post something that is concerning. It works on both desktop and mobile. If a Facebook friend posts something… Read more »

UNL’s Advanced Scholars Program

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UNL’s Advanced Scholars Program is currently accepting applications for the Fall 2015 Semester. Application deadline is August 20 but students are encouraged to apply early so they can register. Open registration for Fall 2015 Semester courses begins April 15 and runs through August 23. Classes start August 24.For more info, please visit http://online.unl.edu/programs-and-courses/high-school.aspx

Lambda Theta Nu Sorority

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Every year Lambda Theta Nu Sorority, a historically Latina sorority,  grants a local Latina high school senior a scholarship. For more info, visit ScholarshipQuest or check out the links below. The link for instructions on filling out the document is: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1JGFQNAV6DTYw_QnApfjWhZuapref9UzA-rmHHbe4TiQ/edit?pli=1 The direct link to the application is: https://adobeformscentral.com/?f=emMnogqgIxjX6ElqK1o7qA