Program Deadlines on Dec. 1
The deadline for three KU programs is coming up on December 1.
- LEAD Program: The Legal Education Accelerated Degree program allows students to earn a BA and a JD in six years instead of the usual seven.
- SELF Fellowship: The Madison and Lila Self Engineering Leadership Fellows Program combines a scholarship and valuable training in business and entrepreneurship.
- MSP Program: KU’s Multicultural Scholars Program provides scholarships and academic guidance.
Admitted Senior Days Now Open
These visits are free and open to any admitted high school senior and their guests. Students will hear from an admissions rep, take a campus walking tour, enjoy lunch on us at Mrs. E’s and have the option to tour residence halls or meet with academic departments. Online registration is required.
KU offers multiple visit options to best fit where students are in the college search process. Details on all our visits can be found online at visit.ku.edu
Term 2’s Hawk Food Mart will be held Tuesday, December 13th in the A118 Forum between 2:15 and 3:30 pm. A variety of grocery items will be provided by the Food Bank of Lincoln. Gently used clothing will also be available. The Hawk Food Mart is open to students, staff, and their families. There are no costs or income restrictions for participating in this event.
Please click here or read below to view additional resources and information available to eligible students and families in Lincoln and surrounding areas.
Eat, Shop, and Be Merry when you attend the annual LSW Boosters’ Holiday Boutique on Thursday, December 15th from 4:00 to 8:00 pm in the Commons Area. This year, FCCLA will offer soups and holiday treats at the concession stand. The LSW Art Club along with several other vendors will have a variety of hand-crafted and retail products available for sale. From 4:00 to 7:00 pm, Dr. Simpson-Kirkland and Ms. Jean-Baptiste will provide musical prelude before the LSW Jazz Band performs their winter concert for shoppers in the Commons Area. The concert begins at 7:00 pm.
Vendors donate at least 25% of their sales to the Adopt-A-Hawk Program, which assists LSW students and families during the holiday season as well as throughout the year. Last year, the LSW Holiday Boutique raised $400 for the Adopt-A-Hawk Program. Vendors for the 2016 Holiday Boutique include:
Bookish FCCLA Inspired Jewel
It Works Products izaBowa Boutique JaiKs Designs
Knitting Novelties Living Art LSW Art Club
Norwex Origami Owl Jewelry re*storied DESIGNS
Snows Crafts Upcycle Young Living Essential Oils
A variety of handcrafted and retail items will be available for shoppers to buy as gifts or for themselves. Products will include:
Baby & Children’s Clothing * Bicycle Bag * Boot Cuffs * Coasters * Door Décor * Essential Oils * Gift Items * Hair Accessories * Hand-Knit Winter Wear * Healthy Lifestyle Products * Holiday Décor * Home Décor * Jewelry * Ornaments * Original Artwork * Paper Crafts * Shawls * Succulent Plants * Wood Décor * Women’s Accessories * Women’s Clothing * Wreaths * Beauty Products * Organic Bath Items & Beauty Items
We hope you will be able to join us for this event and make the holidays brighter for others while also doing your holiday shopping! You are invited to share the LSW Holiday Boutique flier, please click here to download and print. To view and/or share the 2016 LSW Holiday Boutique flier, please click here. To visit and/or share, the LSW Holiday Boutique Facebook page is located at https://www.facebook.com/events/1607805726195941/?ti=icl.
Students are often curious where participants from our summer programs end up going to college. Below is a great video made by our Summer College alumni who are now attending Duke and some good news about where past participants are currently attending college.
Curious about what Duke Summer College/Academy students are up to now? Click on the link below to take a look at the video below to hear from a few of our past students who are living their dream by studying at Duke University:
Duke Summer College/Academy alumni: Where Are They Now?
Check out the notable colleges and universities Alumni are currently attending:
Duke University (24 currently enrolled), Harvard, Princeton, Stanford, Columbia, University of Pennsylvania, Brown, University of Chicago, Northwestern, Dartmouth, University of California – Berkeley, Wellesley, Amherst, Swarthmore, Bowdoin, Middlebury, Vanderbilt, Notre Dame, John’s Hopkins, Cornell, Emory, Washington University, Carnegie Mellon, University of Virginia, and New York University.
APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE IN EARLY DECEMBER FOR YOUR SUMMER AT DUKE!
The American Legion offers a number of scholarships and other resources to assist young people in their pursuit of higher education. Each year, the Legion facilitates the awarding of millions of dollars in scholarships to high school students. There are opportunities for everyone.
The American Legion, Department of Nebraska will award up to four (4) Jim Hurlbut Memorial Baseball Scholarship to American Legion Baseball players and also an annual scholarship for students planning to enroll in a Nebraska educational facility of higher learning with the Maynard Jensen American Legion Memorial Scholarship.
You may also visit our website for information at http://www.nebraskalegion.net/Programs/Scholarships.html
Any further questions please call Adjutant David Salak at 402-464-6338 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
College of Hair Design is giving free haircuts to kids age 12 and under on December 10th from 3:15-4:30. Click here to download coupon.