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UVA NURSING - FREE event Saturday, Nov 16th 8am-1pm
If you are interested in attending UVA for the nursing program, then this is the day for you. UVA Nursing is having a FREE event for those interested in nursing. The event will include breakfast and lunch as well as a tour of the school of nursing, discussions with advisors, a simulation workshop, perspectives and advice from current nursing students, and much more. Parking is free at the UVA nursing school parking garage. The event will be held Saturday, Nov 16th from 8am-1pm. Only 60 students will have this opportunity, so sign up today. Please contact Kiani Hudgens at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 540-406-0951 to sign up or for more information.
FREE NASA OPPORTUNITIES FOR VIRGINIA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS!
Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) provides the following FREE STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) opportunities for Virginia high school students in grades 10 through 12.
Virginia Space Coast Scholars (VSCS) – Online course for 10th grade students focusing on missions flown or managed by NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, with a week-long summer academy program at NASA Wallops Flight Facility. http://vsgc.odu.edu/spacecoast/
11TH AND 12TH GRADE
Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars (VASTS) – Online course for 11th and 12th grade students focusing on NASA’s human spaceflight missions and the Journey to the Moon and on to Mars with a week-long summer academy at NASA Langley Research Center. Students can earn up to four free dual enrollment college credits. http://vsgc.odu.edu/VASTS/
11TH AND 12TH GRADE
Virginia Earth System Science Scholars (VESSS) – This interactive online earth system science course for 11th and 12th grade students features NASA scientific research and data. Students can earn up to five dual enrollment college credits and can also be selected to attend a summer academy program at NASA Langley Research Center. http://vsgc.odu.edu/VESSS
Our online course applications are OPEN UNTIL NOVEMBER 10th for 10th – 12th grade students to apply