Monthly Archives: September 2016

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 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 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 »

Landmark College Open House

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Landmark College will host an Open House on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2016, will provide families of students with language-based learning disabilities, ADHD, and ASD a firsthand look at the college’s innovative approach to helping students achieve a personal understanding of their strengths and learning challenges. Some of the highlights of this event: *Presentations on how Landmark integrates innovative learning strategies… Read more »’s Scholarship Opportunities announces that the 12 scholarships listed below are currently accepting applications.  Please read the eligibility and application instructions on the website carefully before applying. 1. Coca-Cola Scholarship – October 31, 2016 (1400 Awards – $20,000) 2. Carid Scholarship – October 31, 2016 (2 Awards – $1,000) 3. Horatio Alger Scholarship – October 25, 2016 (106 Awards –… Read more »

Helen Roeske Financial Assistance Fund

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The Lincoln Community Foundation administers the Helen Roeske Financial Assistance Fund to help LPS high school students who attended Hartley Elementary.  Eligible students must have attended Hartley Elementary (no minimum years required, just attendance) and be at risk of dropping out of high school because of family financial circumstances.  There is approximately $425.00 available from this fund for the 2016-17… Read more »

Creative Center’s Learn Adobe Illustrator Workshop

Learn Adobe Illustrator on October 13 Illustrator Environment Drawing Basic Shapes Drawing with the Pencil Tool Drawing with the Pen Tool Using Brushes Creating Compound Paths Working with Color and Strokes Transforming Objects Saving and Printing out of Illustrator Bring your own laptop and software or use one of our Macs! Details Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016 Time: 9:00 a.m…. Read more »