The American Legion Law Cadet Training Program - June 18 through June 23, 2017 -
The purpose of The Cadet Training Program is to help young people gain knowledge regarding training and responsibilities of Law Enforcement Officers. This will help young people to better understand and respect and appreciate law enforcement officials at all levels. You must be currently a Junior or Senior in high school and a minimum age of 16 years. For more information and to obtain the application form come to the Career and College Counseling Center, middle floor of the library (MAC) and see Mrs. Baillargeon. Deadline to apply: April 15, 2017.
Northeast Kingdom College Fair 2017 - Tuesday, April 4th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm -
This is held in the Stannard Gymnasium at Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, Vermont. Just putting out an early reminder of this fair. Transportation will not be provided. You can come to the Career and College Counseling Center, mid floor of the MAC and see Mrs. Baillargeon to obtain a list of the colleges. As the fair gets closer, an updated list of colleges that will attend will be available and you can get this from the Career and College Counseling Center. So mark your calendar now and don't forget! This is a great opportunity to speak with a college representative.
Governor's Institutes Winter Weekends - Feb 10-12 & Feb. 24-26 - Grades 9-12 -
Governor's Institutes Winter Weekends will be held at Goddard College. Applications open December 10. February 10-12 there will be Architecture Invention, Animals & Law, Bioinformatics, Social Entrepreneurship, & Vocal Performance Masterclass. February 24-26 there will be Intermediate Robotics, Youth Leadership, Advanced Painting & Drawing, Actor's Audition Masterclass, & Astro Photography. Application Deadline: January 16, 2017. Sessions fill up quickly so don't delay in signing up. Go to www.giv.org/winterweekend
for more information and to apply. If interested, please come see Mrs. Kasey Potter in the Career & College Counseling Center, lower level of the MAC.
2017 Champlain College Young Writers' Conference -
The conference will be held May 26-28th at Champlain College. This is a residential writer's weekend specifically for high school students at Champlain College. It is for dedicated young writers who can meet others and share their passion for telling the stories of their lives and get an opportunity to study the craft of writing with celebrated authors and teachers. The keynote speaker will be award winning poet and essayist, Naomi Shihab Nye. If interested, for more information and how to apply go to www.champlain.edu/write
. Deadline: February 24th to sign up.
Dynamy Internship Year & USA Gap Year Fairs -
They are pleased to invite you
to attend a gap year fair - USA Gap Year Fair, South Burlington High School, 550 Dorset Street, South Burlington, VT 05403, from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Presentation Time: 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm, the speaker will be Julia Rogers. Pre-register for free at usagapyearfairs.org/fairs
. If you are interested in more information about Dynamy Internship Year go to www.dynamy.org
and you can also stay informed on upcoming gap year fairs by going to www.usagapyearfairs.org
Discover Business Degrees -
This site provides assistance to prospective college students who are considering a business degree. They have guides and resources that can be helpful in deciding which business degree is a good fit for you. There is also helpful education resources from various universities, libraries, and school districts and information on available business degree scholarships. To find out more information go to www.discoverbusiness.us
Medquest 2017 - Health Careers Exploration Week - June 25 - June 30, 2017 -
This is for 10th grade students who are interested in finding out about health careers. You will explore different careers in health care, will gain exposure to professional work environments, build skills and resources for health career pathways and get to experience residential life on a college campus. Medquest is based on the campus of Johnson State College. This is a program of the Northeastern Vermont Area Health Education Center (AHEC) which is in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. Go to www.nevahec.org
for more information and online applications will be available on January 30, 2017 at this site. Click on Medquest.
Union University, Jackson, TN -
This is a four year liberal arts private Christian university that is offering a Rising Senior Program where students can earn college credit this summer. It is designed for outstanding high school students who have completed their junior year and would like to "try out" college during the month of June. You can earn up to 7 semester hours of college credit. To learn more go to www.uu.edu/admissions/rising-seniors
. Deadline to apply: May 15, 2017.
Washington University in St Louis, St. Louis, Missouri - Summer Experiences -
Domestic and International students get a taste of what the school is all about. They get to experience the academic life as well as the residential life. Students get the opportunity to challenge themselves in an encouraging and supportive atmosphere. Go to summerexperiences.wustl.edu
for information and to apply. Application Deadline: April 1, 2017.
Hillsdale College, Hillsdale,MI - High School Summer Study and Travel Programs -
You can earn college credit while you study abroad with faculty from Hillsdale College. Candidates can be students considering Hillsdale College, want to earn college credit during the summer or wish to study abroad. Go to www.hillsdale.edu/HS-programs
for more information.
Fall '16 SUNY Plattsburgh Event Options -
Learn more about
Fall Open Houses, Fall Info Sessions, General Online Info Sessions, and specific Online Info Sessions by going to www.plattsburgh.edu/admissions/visit
Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI -
Hillsdale College is having monthly campus visit programs. You can tour the campus, meet other prospective students, interact with faculty, staff, and current students and learn more about their academic programs, financial aid and student life. You can also be a student for the day where you can pick the day that is convenient for you, sit in on a class lecture, eat lunch at the student union and do an overnight in a residence hall if you prefer. Go to https:www.hillsdale.edu/admissions-aid/admissions
for more information and to register online for a visit.
Bowdoin College -
Bowdoin College no longer has an application fee for all applicants who would be first generation in their family to attend college as well as any student seeking financial aid assistance from the college. Regardless of your economic background, they are committed to provide educational opportunities to students. For more information, deadlines for admission and to learn how to apply go to www.bowdoin.edu/admissions
Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD) -
Savannah College of Art & Design is having SCAD Day which is an open house for prospective students and their families who want to get a taste of what Savannah College of Art & Design has to offer students. Go to www.scad.edu/admission/visit-scad/scad-days
for more information about SCAD Days and to register.
- at Montana State University in Bozeman - this is an all-day campus visit event where prospective students and their families will be able to meet with faculty and students, explore academic facilities, tour campus and residence halls and find out information in reference to financial aid and scholarships. The program is FREE.
Oct. 21, Jan. 27, March 10, March 24 & June 16. For more information go to www.montana.edu/admissions/msufriday