College and Career News


May 2 - 2021

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Engineering Summer Program

University of Wisconsin at MADISON is holding a 3-week virtual program for students interested in exploring engineering!

Open to current 10th & 11th graders with a B ave or better. Program is meant to ‘encourage high achieving students historically underrepresented in engineering.

It is a combination of ‘academic prep’ and intro to engineering design, along with ‘career enrichment’ with practicing engineers from companies like GE, Rockwell, Alliant Energy, etc. AND IT’S FREE!

CLICK HERE for more information including the application.


Wednesday, May 5 / 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

For those who want more information about the program and schedule.

CLICK HERE to RSVP to the info session.

Program applications are due Monday, May 17.

NCAA/NAIA Academic Eligibility Info Session

Wednesday, May 5 & Thursday, May 6 / Advisory Periods

11th grade athletes thinking about playing their sport in college - Ms. Zameck wil bel holding an NCAA/NAIA academic eligibility info session held during advisories. More information to come from your advisor.

9th & 10th grade 10th athletes will have a separate NCAA/NAIA info session the week of May 10.

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FAFSA Graduation Requirement

All seniors required to complete either FAFSA, IL Alt App, or Opt Out form. Details in the linked letter.

FAFSA Graduation Requirement Letter - CLICK HERE

Senior Survey and Final Transcript Requests!

We want to know what your plans are after high school, and if you need any help! All seniors enrolling at a post-secondary college, university, or career school must also request a final transcript.

Links and more info:


Time to get started on making plans for life after high school.

  • Log in to Scoir to do some searching, start making a list, etc.
    CLICK HERE for more information about SCOIR.

  • Juniors should also complete the YouScience career assessment to help inform and expand their career and college search!
    CLICK HERE for instructions.

Summer Enrichment Opportunities

CLICK HERE for information about Summer Enrichment Opportunities for our students.
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CLC Summer Enrichment

STEM & Career Focus

Career explorations and innovative experiences that will help students determine their path of study in high school or which majors to pursue in college.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Meet Melicia

SENIORS - get in contact with Melicia (the ZB CLC Navigator) to talk about enrollment at CLC or step by step directions on how to enroll at CLC.

Melicia is available onsite at ZB Mondays & Thursdays and at NT on Wednesday for all your questions about applying, testing, and enrollment regarding CLC.

CLICK HERE for all the information you need to get in contact with Melica.

CLICK HERE for information on applying and enrolling at CLC.

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Jump Start Your Career!

AON is offering PAID apprenticeships and partnering with CLC for students interested in pursuing a degree in business. This is a great opportunity for students to “earn while they learn". Take a look and apply!

CLICK HERE for specifics to the AON/CLC apprenticeship program and information on how to apply.

CLICK HERE for an overview link about AON’s apprenticeship program.

Ms. Allison Zameck

College Counselor

Ms. Colleen Newton

Career Counselor

Tech Campus Liaison

Ms. Melicia Eder

Zion-Benton CLC College and Career Navigator