Apply Now, Touro
Health Career Camp
Applications Due June
Touro is now recruiting rising high school
juniors, seniors and recent graduates for the Health Career Camp, July 24 -
28. This is a one-week introduction to nursing and allied health with CPR
training and the opportunity to meet a variety of physicians and other
Sessions this summer will include various
clinical rotations and a field trip to other healthcare
Career Camp participants must be
- At least 16 years of age
- A rising high school junior, senior, or recent graduate and planning a healthcare career
- Available for the full five days
- Highly motivated and have at least a 2.5 GPA
- Able to provide health records with the application
- Available to attend a mandatory health screening with a
parent or guardian on Saturday, June 24
A Touro staff member is available to make
school presentations. Applications, due by close of business on June
1 may be printed from the webpage at http://www.touro.com/careercamp.
For further information, call Touro Volunteer
Services at (504) 897-8107 or email Denise.Chetta@lcmchealth.org.
LSU College of Engineering SUMMER CAMP
is a reminder of the two summer camps coming up from LSU. These programs give
high school students the chance to explore, create, and compete in a variety of
engineering and college preparatory activities. The camps are held on LSU’s
Baton Rouge campus where faculty and students interact with attendees through a
number of hands-on workshops and activities.
2017 Recruiting into Engineering High-Ability Multicultural Students (REHAMS)
summer camp is scheduled for June 18-24, 2017, and is open to rising
10th, 11th, and 12th grade students.
Students of all backgrounds are welcomed to apply, though some preference is
given to underrepresented populations within the STEM fields.
eXploration Camp Inspiring Tomorrow’s Engineers (XCITE) summer camp is
scheduled for July 9-15, 2017, and is open to rising 9th,
10th, and 11th grade female students.
This PBS video showcases the 2015 XCITE camp http://www.pbs.org/video/2365577270/.
all-inclusive cost of attendance for each camp is $500, and a
limited number of need-based scholarships are available for eligible students.
Please encourage your eligible students to submit their online application
(including an unofficial transcript, resume, and 500-word essay) by 11:59pm
CDT on May 7, 2017, in order to be considered as an applicant for this
more information, please see the included flyers and visit the LSU College of
Engineering Summer Camp webpage at http://www.lsu.edu/eng/future/summer-camps. Students can also
access the online applications for both camps on that page.
you have any questions, please contact the LSU College of Engineering summer
camp staff at email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, or (225)-578-5192.
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May 6, 2017
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May 11, 2017
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DUKE UNIVERSITY SUMMER ACADEMIES
summer at Duke’s Global Giver Academy
and become a bona fide philanthropist. You will have the opportunity not
only to learn the ins and outs of philanthropy by earning community service
hours at local charities, but also the chance to engage in advocacy
firsthand. As an acting “board member” of a local charity, you will make
a case of for your favorite organization and have the opportunity to benefit it
in a huge way. The most compelling team will win $500 for their charity,
receive a special certificate of achievement, and, most importantly, know that
they made a real difference for the local community.
Enroll in Global Entrepreneur Academy
and gain critical business, marketing, and strategy skills to develop real
startup ventures. Students will have the chance to pitch their own ideas
at the conclusion of the Academy and win awards for the best new startups.
First Prize: $250
Along with the winning prize money to help advance your entrepreneurial
career, you will earn a certificate of achievement demonstrating that your
team’s creativity and critical thinking produced a top startup pitch!
Second Prize: $150
Third Prize: $100
You may have started to receive the exciting news that you have been accepted to colleges or have been offered scholarships. Your counselor needs to receive copies of those letters!
ACT PREP CLASS
MONDAY, TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY
MAY 27, 28, & 29, 2017
6:00 – 8:00 pm
FIRST BAPTIST SLIDELL
REGISTRATION MUST BE COMPLETE BY MAY 27,
EMAIL TO REGISTER
For information on whose financial information is needed for FAFSA, please see the link below:
Reporting Parent Info on FAFSA
The registration deadline for the JUNE 10, 2017 ACT is MAY 5th.
You must print your admission ticket and bring to the test center the
day of testing. Don't forget your picture I.D. and approved calculator.
Please get to your test center by 7:45 am.
FREE ACT PREP WORKSHOPS
During the 16-17 school year, the University of New Orleans is offering free ACT Prep workshops at their campus on the following dates: December 4th, April 2nd, and June 4th from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Students interested in attending should sign up here! Scroll to the event near the bottom of the page.
FINAL TRANSCRIPTS: Seniors must sign the transcript request form to have final transcripts sent to the college of choice. Forms are available in the main office. Please take care of this before graduation.
Free Online Homework Help
Need help? Go to www.homeworkla.org
All males must sign up for the Selective Service within 30 days of their 18th birthday. Register at www.sss.gov.
Forms are available in the main office for students to request copies of their transcripts.
Fees: $2.00 per copy mail out
ALERT: ALL SENIORS/JUNIORS MUST HAVE A CONSENT FORM IN THE GUIDANCE OFFICE TO SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS TO THE LOUISIANA OFFICE OF STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE. Student transcripts will not be submitted to the state if this form has not been signed and turned in to the guidance counselors. Please check with your counselor to make sure your information has been received. Colleges can NOT access your transcripts once you apply if consent has not been given. Please don't delay in turning in your consent!