Category Archives: Student Opportunities

SCC Discovery Days – Fall 2018

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SCC has released the dates for their fall 2018 Discovery Days. This experience gives students, parents, teachers, and counselors the opportunity to tour an SCC campus and discover the numerous opportunities available. Participants will learn about each program on the campus they visit, have the opportunity to speak individually with instructors and staff, and learn what it takes to be… Read more »

Job & Extended Learning Opportunities for LPS Students

Lincoln Public Schools has created a new resource for LPS students who are looking for jobs or learning opportunities. Check it out at the link below, or by using JumpCode JELO in the search box at LPS.org. Single Sign On is required with your LPS login information. Job & Extended Learning Opportunities for LPS Students Website

UNK Health Careers Fair

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Area high school students (most beneficial for Juniors and Seniors) are invited to the UNK Health Career Fair on Wednesday, September 26.  Students may come in large school groups, or with a parent or chaperone.  There is no fee for the fair.  UNK asks that all attendees check-in between 8:15 AM – 8:50 AM in the UNK Fine Arts Building.  The event will feature… Read more »

Diversity Matters camp @ UN-L

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Diversity Matters is an education-focused summer camp occurring on UN-L’s campus from June 10-15 of this year. The camp’s purpose is to support high school sophomores and juniors of color, as well as those from other marginalized communities, who are interested in possible careers in education by giving them hands-on experience working with young students, connecting them with like-minded peers, and through providing them… Read more »

Friday Grab Bag

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Here, for your information gathering pleasure, is an eclectic assortment of news relevant to students from the LSW Counseling Center: Scholarships: For Peter Kiewit Institute enrollees, they have extended the deadline for the scholarship opportunity listed below. Note that students must be accepted into their Architectural Engineering Program to be considered, but other criteria are not necessarily required (due to… Read more »

Free job-getting help from a local non-profit

Next Tuesday, April 17, from 5:30-6:45pm at the Nonprofit Hub, Lead Up** will host a forum called “Apply Yourself”. It will feature three panelists from YMCA, HyVee and Gallup. This forum will focus on finding and successfully securing a first job or summer employment with an emphasis on helping students learn that first jobs are more than just a way to make some money, but rather… Read more »

GoPo Hours Through Bright Lights (for juniors)

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 »