Monthly Archives: December 2016

Duke Summer College & Duke Summer Academy for High School Students

Applications are now being accepted for the Duke Summer College for High School Students (grades 10 & 11) to earn academic credit or Duke Summer Academy for High School Students (grades 9-12) to enroll in personal enrichment courses with a global perspective.  Make friends from all over the world as you learn in a classroom environment that is intimate enough to gain the… Read more »

Free: Kaplan Online Student ACT Test Prep Event

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Attend a free online student ACT test prep event! Thursday, December 15 | 7 p.m. ET Students are invited to participate in a free online event to help prepare for the ACT– a live session covering all four subject areas on the ACT test. Kaplan expert instructors will outline the most commonly tested concepts on the ACT and provide an… Read more »

SCC At Your Service

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SCC At Your Service will be held in the LSW Media Center Lab on Tuesday, January 10th from 10:15 AM to 3:15 PM. This event will provide seniors with extra support as they apply for admission and scholarships with Southeast Community College. SCC Admissions staff will assist students in submitting online applications for admissions and scholarships. It’s the perfect opportunity… Read more »

Peru State College Cooperating School Scholarship

Seniors planning on attending Peru Sate College may apply for the Peru State College Cooperating Teachers Scholarship 2016. Click here to download the scholarship application. Criteria:      Graduating senior in top half of class Active in school Possess leadership qualities Applicant must attend Peru State College beginning Fall 2017    Amount:     One-half on-campus tuition per term; up to a maximum of… Read more »

University of Houston’s Cullen College of Enginneering

Did you know that the University of Houston’s Cullen College of Engineering is home to the world’s only Geosensing Systems Engineering and Sciences graduate program? Did you also know that there are more than 4,000 unfilled positions in the U.S. alone for individuals trained in advanced geospatial technologies? Help develop new geospatial technologies while working alongside experts from the National… Read more »

National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping

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Did you know that in the past six years the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM), located at the University of Houston, has mapped archeological sites in Beliz, Guatemala, Honduras and Mexico to discover ancient ruins, including an unknown ancient civilization deep within the Honduran rainforests? To learn more about how NCALM is mapping the future, watch our video,… Read more »

Runza & KLKN Student Athlete of the Month

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Balancing schoolwork, athletics and one’s personal life is a difficult challenge in high school. 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 college. The “Runza® KLKN Student Athlete of the Month” will be interviewed by Sports… Read more »

University of Minnesota Twin Cities’ Common App

Beginning this week, students will have the opportunity to apply to the University of Minnesota Twin Cities using the Common Application. Some FAQ that the University of Minnesota Twin Cities has received regarding this new process are listed below: Do you have a preference for the University of Minnesota Twin Cities application or the Common Application? No. Students applying using… Read more »

Columbia College’s Undocumented Student Applications

Beginning with this current admissions cycle, undocumented students applying to Columbia College and Columbia Engineering will be evaluated under the same need-blind policy as US citizens and permanent residents. Prior to this change, undocumented students had been considered international applicants, meaning their applications for admission were evaluated in a need-aware manner. Additionally, Columbia remains committed to meeting 100% of the… Read more »

University of Oklahoma’s Application Deadlines

The University of Oklahoma’s application deadline to be considered for academic, service or leadership scholarships is quickly approaching! The priority scholarship deadline is December 15*, so interested students should submit their materials soon. The recommended filing deadline for FAFSA is December 15 as well, and OU will begin mailing financial aid packages in mid- to late-January. If you have questions regarding… Read more »