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US Navy Recruiters – Every 2nd Thursday of each month.
Army Recruiters – Every 2nd Tuesday of each month.

February 28 – Distinguished Young Women – Junior Girls: Information Event (Tech Atrium, during Grizzly Opts.)

The Academic Advantage program offers students interested in a medical
or dental vocation the guidance they need to follow their dreams. They will
learn what it takes to get into their ideal college and how to be successful
from mentors who have had the same aspirations in the healthcare field.
High school students, junior high students, and parents are welcome!
February 24, 2018
9:00 am – 11:30 am
Main Hall at Noah’s
Event Venue Lindon
1976 W 700 N
Lindon, UT 84042

University of Utah’s Chapter of M.E.Ch.A. will be hosting the 23rd annual Chicana/o Latina/o Youth Leadership Conference
February 28th from 8:00am-1:30pm
University of Utah, Ray Olpin Union ballroomThis year’s theme is Presentes Pasados Y Futuros. Our theme represents our Present Past And Future Generations. During this conference, Latina/o high school and junior high school students will have the opportunity to attend workshops on topics such as leadership, education, community, health, and culture. They will receive information about university admissions, financial aid and scholarships and become familiar with the programs offered at the University of Utah. Students will reflect on the importance of higher education in our communities, learn how to make healthy life choices, and gain cultural awareness. They will also be introduced to a community of Latina/o students at the University of Utah and to opportunities for involvement in its student groups. In addition, this conference allows us to continue the paramount tradition of student leadership development among M.E.Ch.A. students, empowering candidates for future leadership positions. Through this conference, prospective as well as current Latina/o students of the University of Utah prepare to become the future leaders of our community.https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeyUqo39D6WyNcMIkliVPOZu2pu6cetb7iquOWrDGEYhrGfUg/viewform*For more information contact M.E.Ch.A. high school conference coordinators at: mecha.hsc@gmail.com

Asian American High School Conference
Friday, March 2nd from 8 AM-2 PM at the A. Ray Olpin Student Union at the University of Utah
Annual academic and leadership conference for high schools students
This event aims to emphasize higher education and provide resources to help students further their education. We are very excited to be hosting Awkwafina as this year’s keynote speaker. Awkwafina is a rising Asian American actress, rapper, and comedian, and she will be speaking about her experience as an Asian American in media. We’re very excited to introduce her to our students! Second, we have a great selection of workshops this year! Some of our presenters and topics include:
  • admissions information
  • scholarships & financial aid
  • leadership and involvement opportunities
  • student resources
  • and more…
We will also have more hands on workshops, including presentations from the Neuroscience Initiative, College of Science, and the Hinckley Institute of Politics. There will also be workshops about Asian American identity, social issues, and cultures.
All registered students will be provided with free breakfast and lunch, as well as resources from various offices and programs at the U. The student registration link is provided below along with the mandatory parent permission slip. We understand that Jordan SD is a bit distant from the U, but we would be happy to work with you and your students to figure out public transportation or to provide a bus if there is interest from the students.
Registration Form: tinyurl.com/aahsc18

Students who are interested in STEM programs held at the University of Utah – Here are some flyers with important registration information. For all grades. U of U STEM Program Flyers Deadlines as early as March 1st.

Attention seniors!
Salt Lake Community College will be holding their annual open house, Explore SLCC
Tuesday, March 6, from 5-7 p.m. at the Taylorsville Redwood Campus.
There you will be able to get information on the programs available at SLCC, financial aid, academic advising, career coaches and more! We look forward to having you there!” Register online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/explore-slcc-tickets-42478285696?aff=bitly

West Point Academy Information Meeting
will be held Tuesday March 13, 2018 from 7:00-8:30 pm at the Utah National Guard Headquarters (east of I-15) 12953 Miunteman Dr, Draper, UT.

For more information contact: COL Kevin Riedler, riedler@yahoo.com.
RSVP before Friday, March 9th.

University of Utah Summer Mathematics Program for High School Students 2018 
June 11-July 6, 2018
Monday – Friday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Free to Attend!
For More information visit: www.math.utah.edu/highschool/summerhsp.php
Deadline to apply is March 31, 2018.

Scholarship and standard applications have just opened up for Camp Cardiac Salt Lake City & Camp Neuro Salt Lake City 2018!

Camp Cardiac & Camp Neuro, run by medical students in over 30 cities nationwide, are 1-week summer day camps for high school students interested in exploring careers in medicine.

Students may learn more and apply by visiting http://www.campcardiac.org andhttp://www.campneuro.org.

Get with your friends and go on a road trip!  Visit a college campus!!

Snow Blast!
Next SnowBlast is happening April 14-15. Includes fun activities like Survivor games, Hypnotist, Indiana Jones Competittion, Crab Soccer, Hungry Hungry Hippos, dinner at Roy’s Pizza and dessert at Yocrazy. Register at snow.edu/snowblast or call 800-848-3399.

Regular SnowBlasts are ongoing-
Juniors and Seniors can spend the night at Snow College and attend various campus activities with student Ambassadors and college students for only $25.  To sign up visit http://www.snow.edu/snowblast or call 800.848.3399 for information.