Author Archives: Joyce Lehn

About Joyce Lehn

Team Leader for LSW Counseling Center

Scholarship Workshops

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LSW Class of 2020: The Counseling Center will be offering a workshop on the Buffett Scholarship next Wednesday, December 11th, after school in the A118 Forum. We will give an overview of the application, provide tips as well as pitfalls to completing the application, as well as help students to determine their eligibility for the scholarship. Sign-up is available online on the… Read more »

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College tours are a great way to learn more about a college no matter what point in the application process students are in. A college visit can give students a first-hand experience that will ultimately help them narrow down their choices and find the perfect school for them. The College Tour Checklist guides listed below can be helpful when planning campus visits; How to… Read more »

Eugene McDermott Scholars Program

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Students applying to The Eugene McDermott Scholars Program at The University of Texas at Dallas are reminded that applications, recommendations, and transcripts can be submitted to the McDermott Scholars Program through Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. Only complete applications with three recommendations and a submitted academic transcript will be considered. For questions or more information, please contact 972-883-4610 or mcdermott@utdallas.edu if… Read more »

Susan Thompson Buffett Scholarship Workshop

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The Susan Thompson Buffet Workshop will be held n Wednesday, December 11th @ 3:15p, A118 Forum. Interested students should sign up online (check the Class of 2020 Google Classroom) or in the Counseling Center by December 10th, and are encouraged to bring their parents’ 2018 tax information (paper forms or photos of the first two pages) to determine eligibility. Applications… Read more »

Duke University Summer Session 2020

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Applications for Duke University Summer Session 2020 are open NOW! Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so students will receive a decision within a few weeks by applying today. Students can apply for multiple programs with one application! Applications for Duke University Summer Session 2020 are open NOW! Click on one of the links below to apply to your… Read more »

Leadership Opportunities for LSW Students

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Below is a list of leadership opportunities for LSW students. If interested in any of these programs, please see Mr. Sederberg in the Counseling Center for more information about how to apply. Cornhusker Girls State Each summer approximately 25,000 young women participate in Girls State sessions across the nation. At Girls State, the delegates study local, county, and state government…. Read more »

Florida State University’s Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship

Florida State University’s newest school — the Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship — will now become its newest college. The college, which offers three undergraduate majors (commercial, social and retail entrepreneurship), welcomed its first class of graduate students this fall in the new Master of Science degree program in Retail Entrepreneurship with a major in Textiles and Apparel Entrepreneurship. The… Read more »

University of Colorado – Colorado Springs PGA Golf Management Program

Do you have students who are passionate about the game of golf? Did you know they can make it their career? The University of Colorado Colorado Springs PGA Golf Management program is one of only eight programs in the world with PGA accreditation in an AACSB Accredited College of Business. That means the degree is exclusive, providing the tools and… Read more »

Return on Investment for Colleges & Universities

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Georgetown University’s  Center on Education and the Workforce recently released  a report using data from the expanded College Scorecard to rank 4,500 colleges and universities by return on investment. A First Try at ROI: Ranking 4,500 Colleges finds that bachelor’s degrees from private colleges, on average, have higher returns on investment than degrees from public colleges 40 years after enrollment. Community… Read more »