A week of work will get you all you need to complete your 20-hour Government & Politics service learning hours. Per the Bright Lights website: Summer is a great time to complete volunteer hours for GOPO, service hours for the parochial schools, or other service project hours. To meet the required 20 hours for GOPO or service hours, assistants must attend the… Read more »
There will be two summer academies– one for Latina students and another for African/African-American students– held in mid-June for rising 10th and 11th grade girls. The cost is $25 for a full week of classes and activities; check out their webpage to sign up!
Seniors, If you’re wanting to keep items from your class.lps.org’s Google Drive account after graduation, this article should give you the details for how to do so. Plan ahead and don’t wait ’til the last minute, just in case! 🙂
For juniors looking to get a head start, it was recently announced that the essay prompts for next year’s seniors will be the same as the ones from this year. Info here if you’re looking to get started!
A couple of tidbits from non-Nebraska schools, for your information: Columbia (NY), Colgate (NY), and Swarthmore (PA) are among a growing number of selective schools that will now, as of the Class of 2018, accept self-reported ACT/SAT scores (click the link if you don’t know what that means :)). Only admitted students will be required to submit official scores through… Read more »
FREE: ACT Online Prep for all Juniors URL: https://onlineprep.act.org/login Username: Your Email Address (Student ID@class.lps.org) Password: lpsstudent (all lowercase, one word)
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 is the deadline for the following freshmen applications at the University of Minnesota. Freshman application first deadline. Full consideration for admission, University Honors Program, and scholarships is given to students who apply by November 1. (Note: All supporting materials must be received in our office by November 15th.) Students will receive an admission decision by January 31, 2018. Note:… Read more »
KU’s admissions office encourage students to submit a complete admission application by the Nov. 1 priority deadline. The KU application process is quick and straightforward — no need to submit résumés or references. And if students submit a complete application by Nov. 1, KU automatically considers them for scholarships. The scholarships and qualifications are online at https://admissions.ku.edu/tuition-scholarship.
The University of Nebraska-Kearney has the following reminders for students regarding UNK’s upcoming November 15th scholarship deadlines: Omaha World-Herald/Kearney Hub Scholarship — is the most prestigious scholarship paying full-tuition, books, room, board, and university fees for four-years. Students must apply to the UNK Honors Program online at http://www.unk.edu/honors/ by November 15th to be considered, and should have a 30 ACT and at least… Read more »
Below are the suggested steps for completing the SD Mines college admissions process: Students should schedule a campus visit to see where they will be studying, eating, sleeping and enjoying campus life. We offer personalized visits throughout the week as well as group visits and then we have select dates for our Go To Mines Open Houses. Students should complete… Read more »