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Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program

Receive up to $2,500.00 to pursue Career and Technical Education..  See Flyers for more details!  Application opens on February 15, 2020... To apply visit application.horatioalger.org

 

See Flyer for more details!  (Flyer can also be picked up in the School Counselors' Office.)

Ohio Means Jobs 2020 Summer Employment Flyer

Please see the flyer for more information on Ohio Means Jobs 2020 Summber Employement.

University of Akron's Society of Women's Engineers

The University of Akron's Society of Women Engineers is hosting a high school shadowing day on March 11th.   SWE wants to give local girls who are interested in engineering a chance to get a glimpse of what a day taking classes might be like. This event is FREE for students. Any student interested in attending needs to stop in the School Counselors' Office ASAP!

1st Annual YSU Mahoning Valley High School Essay Contest

See Flyer for more detasils on YSU Mahoning Valley High School Essay Contest!

YSU's 23rd Annual Edward W. Powers Women in STEM - FREE LECTURE

YSU is offering their 23rd Annual Edward W. Powers Women in STEM Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Career Workshop on Saturday, March 21, 2020. 

The Women in Science and Engineering Career Workshop will expose young women in grades 6-12 to career opportunities in science and technology.  In the morning, students will attend panels where women who are working scientists will answer qu3estions about their lives and careers.  Career Workshop panels are:  1. Dental Hygienist  2. Veterinarian, Psychiatrist, Physical, Forensic Scientist  3.  Diabetes, Nursing Educator, Pharmacist, Industrial Engineer, Biochemist   4.  Physician, Chemical Engineer, Physcial Therapist, Mechanical Engineer   5. Clinical Research Specialist, Mechanical Engineer, Chemist, Physical Therapist  6.  Neurophysiologist, Physical Therapist, Animal Care Technician, Mathematician                                                              7.  Special Topic, Women of Color in STEM.  The afternoon will be hands on activities and laboratory demonstrations.

                                               Registration:  8:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 21, 2020

                                              9:00 a.m. - Key Note Speaker - Dr. Michelle Goddard, PH.D., P.E.

                                            10:00 a.m. - Session 1

                                            10:45 a.m. - Session 2

                                            11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Lunch

                                            12:30 p.m. - Hands on Activities and Lab Demonstrations Session 1

                                              1:30 p.m. - Hands on Activities and Lab Demonstrations Session 2

                                          2:30 - 3 p.m. - Wrap-UP Session

Anyone interested can pick up a Registration Form and m ore infomration in the School Counselors' Office or register on-line at http://www.ysu.edu/WIS

Parents can also attend a meeting on Campus Tour, College Planning, and Financial Aid from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m

For more information contact Dr. Diana Fagan at (330) 941-1554 or via email at dlfaganatysu [dot] edu

Warren Area Board of Realtors - Essay Contest

The Warren Area Board of REALTORS is having a Community Home Week Essay Contest for students in 7th - 12 grade based on an essay theme of "How I Make My Community Better".  Winners will be selected based on originality, creativity, and theme.  Essays must be 500 words or less.  ESSAY ENTRY DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2020.

                    First Prize = $300.00

                    Second Prize  = $ 200.00

Submissions must include the posted Entry Form and be mailed, faxed, emailed or hand delivered to:  

                    Mail or Hand deliver to: Warren Area Board of REALTORS, 345 High Street NE, Warren, OH 44481

                    E-mail to: waboratWABOR [dot] org 

                    Fax to:  (330) 394-4006
 

Winners plus 2 adults will be invited to the Community Home Week Celebration Banquet on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 @ 6 p.m. at DiLucia's Banquet Center on Elm Rd.

** ADDITIONAL ENTRY FORMS CAN BE PICKED UP IN THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR'S OFFICE!! **

 

 

Summer Experience in Engineering at Akron University

Are you considering a career in engineering?  The University of Akron's 1 week residential summer camp is avaialbele for high school girls.  Overnight camp June 12-19, 2020 for $500.00 fee or Day Camp June 15-19, 2020 for $350.00 fee.  Regerster at uakron.edu/wie by March 31, 2020.  Stop in the School Counselors' Office for more details!

2020 Summer Employment Applications

Register today at www.surveymonkey.com/r/sumemployment2020

Sign up online to hold your place and get an appointment to register!  You will NOT be seen if you do not sign up online!!

 

See flyer for more details!!

Kent State - Scholarships

Kent State Trumbull is offering a session on Scholarships Search and Funding Your Education for High School Seniors and families.  They will answer questions like How are we going to pay for this?  How do we find scholarships?  When is the bill due?  What does my tuition include?

Two Sessions are being offered at Kent State Trumbull, Student Services Building Room 124

                       

                     Wednesday, February 19th from 3-4 p.m.

                                                                OR

                        Tuesday, March 17th from 4-5 p.m.

 

Register by calling (330) 675-8847 or email trumbullfinaidatkent [dot] edu

10 Best Careers to Pursue by Readers Digest

The Readers Digest published an article from a job listing site Monster.com and tapped into hiring patterns over the past six months to give us a taste of what could be a good career to pursue. The site also analyzed start salary numbers so you can pick the perfect career.  Follow the link to read the full article https://www.rd.com/advice/work-career/best-careers/

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