Monthly Archives: August 2016

TCA Information Sessions

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Applications for current sophomores interested in attending The Career Academy (TCA) will open September 20th. Information sessions listed below will be held at TCA (88th & O Street) at the dates/times listed below. Students and their families will have the opportunity to learn about career pathways, tour the facility, and experience what TCA is all about. Tuesday, September 27 &… Read more »

Channel 8|Runza Student Athlete of the Month

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Good morning! 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… Read more »

Kaplan’s PSAT Prep Live: FREE PSAT Practice

Kaplan is providing a unique, exciting and free program to help students feel prepared and confident on this milestone, PSAT Prep Live. Beginning October 1st, Kaplan’s highly-rated faculty will cover the most important PSAT content and tackle practice problems in 8 livestreaming, one-hour lessons.  In addition, students will have access to online study content and detailed explanations to the official… Read more »

American Heart Association’s Sweethearts

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The American Heart Association is accepting applications for their Sweethearts program through September 2nd, 2016. Requirements are listed below: Must be a sophomore, junior or senior in high school during 2016-17 Submit application to American Heart Association by September 2nd, 2016 by 5 pm Minimum GPA of 3/0 Provide letter of reference from non-family member Strive to maintain a “heart… Read more »

Rotary District 5650 Study Abroad Scholarship

The Rotary District 5650 Study Abroad Scholarship, valued at $35,000, covers exchange arrangements, orientation, room, board, tuition, allowance, and Rotary support. Scholarships are available to students, ages 15-19. The student/family pays for airfare, insurance, plus other reasonable fees/costs. Interviews will be held in September, October, and November. Orientation will be held November 19th-20th in Lincoln. For more information, visit www.rotarydistrict5650.org… Read more »

National College Colors Day

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You are invited to join the LSW Counselors in celebrating National College Colors Day on Friday, September 2nd. This day is celebrated annually by wearing your favorite college team’s colors and college or university apparel. Use #CollegeColorsDay to post on social media and spread the word. Visit http://www.collegecolorsday.com/#signup for a chance to win 2 tickets and a trip to the 2017… Read more »

AFROTC Scholarship Program

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The link for the HQ AFROTC website which provides all the details regarding the scholarship program is as follows: https://www.afrotc.com/scholarships/  Any full time student at UNL can enroll in the AFROTC program, which is typically the case and then they have the opportunity to compete for in-college scholarships beginning their second semester of their freshman year and during their sophomore year…. Read more »