Author Archives: Joyce Lehn

About Joyce Lehn

Team Leader for LSW Counseling Center

University of Chicago’s Emerging Rural Leaders Program

The University of Chicago welcomes all and is deeply committed to ensuring that students from every background can find a home here. Thanks to a generous donation from the Trott Family Foundation, UChicago created the Emerging Rural Leaders Program in 2018 to reduce the barriers to college that rural students and families face by offering college admissions programming on-campus and… Read more »

Seton Hall’s Pirates Pitch

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During Pirates Pitch, students can learn the basics of entrepreneurship and idea generation by pitching their own business idea. Enter and put their entrepreneurial know-how to the test against other high school students. Students have an opportunity to earn a scholarship and a cash prize. Prizes 1st Place Winner: $2,500 cash prize. Plus, a $10,000 scholarship to attend Seton Hall University… Read more »

Upcoming KU Deadlines & Reminders

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Upcoming KU Deadlines & Reminders FAFSA Open Oct. 1 The FAFSA is now available, and uses tax information from 2018. Encourage students to file early so they can receive a clear picture of their financial aid package earlier. The priority deadline to apply is Dec. 1. fafsa.gov Crimson & Blue Day: Oct. 18 Crimson & Blue Day provides an overview… Read more »

Northeast Community College’s AG, HORTICULTURE, AND ENGINEERING CAREER DAY

Northeast Community College’s AG, HORTICULTURE, AND ENGINEERING CAREER DAY Spots are limited. Don’t delay, register today! On this day you will have the opportunity to explore working in the fields of Agriculture, Horticulture, Turf, Natural Resources, STEM, and Engineering. REGISTER TODAY This career day will be held on October 16, 2019 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. You can select… Read more »

Gettysburg College: New Major

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Gettysburg College is offering a new major: Business, Organizations, and Management. Beginning in the 2020-21 academic year, it will be available to students enrolled at Gettysburg College in or after Fall 2019. Grounded in the liberal arts—a hallmark of the Gettysburg College experience—our Business, Organizations, and Management major is designed to provide students with exposure to the fundamentals of business within a… Read more »

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Wildcats Lead is an event created by the K-State Polytechnic social work program for high school-aged girls to feel more confident, empowered and aware as future leaders. It is a one-day workshop on the K-State Polytechnic Campus. Wildcats Lead is open to any young woman in ninth through 12th grade. Workshop Activities Define unique personal values Understand how to embrace… Read more »

NACAC National College Fair in Omaha

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NACAC National College Fair in Omaha Sunday, October 13, 2019 1:00-4:00pm CHI Health Center Register for free at gotomyncf.com   Two presentations will be offered in conjunction with the fair: First Generation 101: Essential Advice for Students Who Are the First in Their Family to Go to College @ 2:00 p.m.- 2:30 p.m Finding a College Fit: How to Make… Read more »

Heisman High School Scholarship

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The Heisman High School Scholarship continues a 25-year tradition of honoring high school seniors who accomplish tremendous feats in the classroom, on the field, and most importantly, within their communities. The scholarship recognizes and rewards both male and female high school athletes who are community-minded and driven to use their exceptional talents for the benefit of all. 100 scholarships awarded…. Read more »

Texas Tech Updates

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Updates from Texas Tech University are as shown below: National Merit Scholars Program Students named as semifinalists are encouraged to follow the directions set by the National Merit Corporation to apply for finalist standing. National Merit Finalists who select Texas Tech are entitled to 100% cost of attendance. Read more here. Red Raider Orientation Red Raider Orientation (RRO) is required… Read more »

Creative Center’s Fall Open House

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Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019 Time: 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Address: 10850 Emmet Street, Omaha, NE 68164 (Northwest of 108th and Maple Streets) RSVP: None required. Arrive anytime between 11 and 1! Tour Length: About an hour Can’t make it? Call or email Kathleen in our admissions office and set up a personal tour at 402-898-1000 x216 or kathleen_b@creativecenter.edu…. Read more »