Monthly Archives: September 2015

Nebraska National Guard Child & Youth Program

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The Nebraska National Guard offers a Child & Youth Program at the UNL East Campus Readiness Center, 2000 N. 33rd St in Lincoln, NE. Programs and activities are offered for students of all ages. To learn more, visit http://ne.ng.mil/WFS/Pages/Child.aspx or call 1-800-432-6778 Option 4. Please click here to view the program’s brochure.

Four Directions Youth Program

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The Four Directions is geared toward Native American youth; however, Non-Native youth are welcome to attend. The Indian Center, Inc. serves youth ages 10-17 with the priority focused on increasing school engagement. This program will work to identify intervention and prevention strategies to address the problems surrounding at-risk youth and providing assistance to appropriate areas of need. For more information,… Read more »

ACT Registration Reminder for October 24th Test

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October 2nd is the last chance for students to take the October 24th ACT® test!The late fee does apply. ACT offers no-cost and low-cost test prep options at www.actstudent.org/testprep. Did you know . . . A student’s ACT score can be used for applying to ANY US college or university, including Ivy League institutions and other highly selective schools. Not… Read more »

30 Below Contest 2015

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Narrative invites all writers, poets, visual artists, photographers, performers, and filmmakers between eighteen and thirty years old to send us their best work. We’re looking for the traditional and the innovative, the true and the imaginary. We’re looking to encourage and promote the best young authors and artists working today. Awards: First Prize is $1,500, Second Prize is $750, Third… Read more »

Apply2College Event

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The Apply2College Event on Thursday, October 29th will be held at LSW. Representatives from EducationQuest and area colleges/universities will be available throughout the day in the Media Center Computer Lab to assist seniors with the online application process to any college(s) they are interested in applying to. Seniors interested in participating in this event may sign up in the Counseling… Read more »

UNL Family Information | Application Night for Juniors & Seniors

On Wednesday, October 7th representatives from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will present the UNL Family Information | Application Night for the families of juniors and seniors who are interested in attending UNL. 6:30 PM * UNL Presentation for Junior & Senior Families 7:30 PM * UNL Application Completion for Senior Families * C113 Lab Contact Person: Mr. Ernst

Wendy’s High School Heisman Program

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Seniors are reminded that the deadline for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program is October 2nd. Applying for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program is your chance to gain local, state, and even national recognition for all that you’ve put into your high school career. If you’ve maintained at least a B average, participate in at least one school-sponsored sport,… Read more »

Project Homeless Connect Lincoln

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Project Homeless Connect Lincoln will be held on Tuesday, September 29th at Pinnacle Bank Arena from 10 AM to 3 PM. This is a one day, one stop, opportunity to get the services you need for free! Below is a partial listing of services that will be provided. Housing assistance Employment and education Health services Dental and vision services Mental… Read more »

Midwest Exchange Program Scholarships

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The Midwest Student Exchange Program has expanded to include all majors at the University of Kansas. It is one of KU’s renewable scholarships for nonresidents, making it an excellent resource for families and their students coming in from out of state. It is available to students from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wisconsin.   If students have a 24+ ACT (1090+ SAT math/critical reading)… Read more »