Daily Archives: September 27, 2016

University of Nebraska-Engineering

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The University of Nebraska’s College of Engineering has provided the following answers to common questions/topics. To have guaranteed admission into the UNL College of Engineering on either the Lincoln or Omaha campus, a student must have 1 unit of chemistry, 1 unit of physics, and 4 years of math through pre-calculus/trigonometry as well as an ACT of 24 (or an… Read more »

Presidential Platform Challenge

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Students are asked to submit a type written platform of no more than 1,000 words. The entry will be judged on the student’s ability to articulate issues, suggest solutions, and argue for their position in a well organized fashion. A digital video of the student reading their presidential platform will also be required. The entry will be judged on the student’s ability to… Read more »

2016 FALL CodeCrush Experience!

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Due to overwhelming demand, UNO is opening up a second yearly Immersion Experience! Get ready for more ways to boost computer science education in your schools. 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, this… Read more »

University of California-Santa Cruz: Fall Saturday Tours

Students and their families are invited to visit the University of California, Santa Cruz campus for one of its  Fall Saturday Tours on October 29 or November 12, 2016. This student-led campus tour event will provide prospective students with a general introduction to academic and campus opportunities. An Admissions presentation covering freshman and transfer admissions will be followed by a… Read more »

AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps

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AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) is accepting applications. They are looking for individuals who have a passion for service, want to make a difference and get the experience of a lifetime. Applicants should be men and women ages 18-24 (or will be 18 by the start of the program) who are enthusiastic and hard-working about joining the team as… Read more »

Wendy’s High School Heisman

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Students can win Wendy’s Heisman High School awards at the school, state and national level. And Wendy’s is giving away thousands of Wendy’s gift cards and 100 scholarships ranging from $1,000 to up $10,000. Applying is easy. The online application is easy for students to complete. Get the process started by visiting  wendysheisman.com to apply.

University of Houston: Cougar Preview

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The University of Houston invites students to participate in the Cougar Preview — its largest open house for future students — Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 or Saturday, April 1, 2017! At #UHCougarPreview, students will be able to: See our 667-acre campus, including a sneak peek of our residence halls Learn about our admission requirements, academic programs and campus life Interact with… Read more »


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Seniors at LSW will take a critical step in the college preparation process when they participate in a college application event on October 6th, 2016 at the school. Lincoln Southwest High School is one of over 200 schools conducting events as part of the statewide Apply2College Campaign sponsored by EducationQuest Foundation.  During the event at LSW, seniors will get hands-on… Read more »

B. Davis Scholarship

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The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering the B. Davis scholarship for 2017. Please visit  http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to learn more. This website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships.  The site is free and there is no fee for the information or the application. The deadline for applications is May… Read more »