Upcoming College Events

Check Out Who’s Coming to Copper Hills!

In the Commons during your lunch

U of U Occupational Therapy Department – April 24

Air Force Recruiter- May 7
Army National Guard – May 8
Army Recruiter – May 14

 


BYU Summer Camps

See what’s in store:
Performing Arts
Personal Development
Religion & Family History

Register at: https://ce.byu.edu/youth?utm_source=mailchimp&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Youth_Programs_3_0320&utm_content=top-button-youth-camps


Interested in attending West Point Academy?

What – Academy Information Meeting, with West Point Admissions Officer, MAJ Mark Boychak.

Where – Currently slated for National Guard Headquarters Building, 12953 S Minuteman Dr, Draper Utah.  (If this changes, we will immediately put that information out).

When – Monday 8 April, 6:30 PM

Who – This meeting is for potential candidates, candidates’ parents, high school counselors, and anyone else interested in obtaining information concerning the admissions process for the United States Military Academy (West Point).  Potential candidates include anyone at least in 7th grade up through those not older than 22 as of 1 July, 2020.

In Attendance – MAJ Boychak, Admissions Officer for the Far West Region, will be the featured speaker.  Also attending will be Field Force Representatives (candidate mentors) and Congressional office representatives.

If you will attend, please RSVP by 9 PM, Friday 5 Apr, to the West Point Field Force State Coordinator for Utah, at riedler@yahoo.com


2019 STEM Signing Day

April 29, 2019
Utah State Capitol

Utah Graduating Seniors who have an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics and plan to pursue a two- or four-year degree in related fields are encouraged to apply.

Registration information here: Utah STEM Signing Flyer

Deadline to apply: April 5, 2019


hi-gear Camp @ University of Utah
Girls Engineering Abilities Realized

For girls starting 10-12th grades in Fall of 2019

June 10-14
Application Deadline: May 3, 2019 (Priority Deadline: April 12th)

Apply at https://www.coe.utah.edu/k12/summercamps/


 ACLU Summer Advocacy Program! Click here to view the program overview if you are a student who is interested in civil liberties issues and social justice advocacy.

Overview

The ACLU Summer Advocacy Program (July 20-26) brings together high school students from across the United States to participate in a firsthand learning experience for the next generation of social justice advocates. During this week-long program in Washington, DC, students participate in electives and seminars led by lobbyists, community activists, lawyers, and ACLU experts to enhance their knowledge of civil liberties, social justice issues, and advocacy campaigns. The Close Up Foundation – a DC based civic education non-profit – partners with the ACLU to provide substantive experiential learning and small group discussion opportunities throughout the program. To read more about the program, please visit our website.

Application Process

  • The application can be found here.
  • Applications are due by April 14.
  • Financial Aid is available (full and partial scholarships).
  • High school-aged students who are 15-18* years old are welcome to apply. *High school graduates are eligible to apply for the Advanced Advocacy Program.

Exploring Engineering Summer Camp
Explore/Dream/Discover – Love what you do. Engineer your future!

June 18-20, 2019
9 am – 4 pm

Camp is open to students in 9th-12th grades

More information at: https://www.coe.utah.edu/k12/summercamps/


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

Red Riot Dates – Red Riots are a great way for students to visit SUU, and experience what campus life is all about! Spots are still available for January, but they are filling up quickly. For more information go here!

 

Snow College – 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.

Snow College has some exciting changes and events that will benefit students:

  1. Snow College has created a new scholarship! It is called the Academic Achievement Scholarship and it waives 33% of tuition. We have the lowest tuition in the State and combined with scholarships and financial aid, students can attend Snow while paying very little for a quality education. For more information on our scholarships please visit our website at: https://www.snow.edu/offices/scholarships/index.html
  2. Our Presidential Scholarship now includes student fees! Those who qualify will receive full tuition and fees.
  3. Launched last week is the Snow Promise. The Snow Promise was created to help each individual student succeed by supporting their educational experience. When you become a student at Snow College we will do all we can to help you graduate. If you are worried about paying for college, have housing questions, wondering about being successful in the classroom etc., we are here to help. At Snow College – It’s All About You! – See more at: https://snow.edu/snowpromise/index.html#sthash.sk9iaiqm.dpuf
  4. SnowBlasts!!! We are really excited about our upcoming SnowBlasts! These are overnight weekend events for high school junior and seniors to visit campus, stay the night with an Ambassador and experience what it’s like to be a college student. Everyone who attends will receive a college T-shirt and swag, 2 meals, overnight accommodations, meet students from around the world, and attend college activities. We have four this Spring and would love to have you attend. You can sign up and get more information at: Campus Overnight Visit 

2019 USC Summer Programs!  Visit summer.usc.edu to choose from over 20 courses in multiple disciplines and topics all taught by USC faculty and staff.  Explore your interests and earn college credit this summer while spending time on USC’s beautiful campus. Our application is now open.  Get a head start on your summer plans and apply today or forward to someone who might be interested in learning more about what USC Summer Programs can offer high school students.  If you have any questions, please email us at summer@usc.edu.