The Latest - October 4, 2015

Assorted Information from Colleges

Assorted College Tidbits

As I've received information with pertinent information from colleges and universities, I've struggled with how to get the information out to you. Below is a summary of what I've received. Take a look and see if there is something there that interests you!

Bloomsburg University

Visual and Performing Arts Major Day - Are you a musician, artist actor or costume/set designer? Ever wonder what it would be like to major in the arts? What careers are available to you as an artist or performer? Visit Bloomsburg University and explore the possibilities! Shadow our majors as they attend classes and ensembles! Call 570-389-4284 to reserve your space! Two opportunities to visit - October 13, 2015 or February 16, 2016

Duke University

Duke admissions officers will present information and answer questions about the university, the admissions process, financial aid, and much more. Please join us at the following location:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

William Penn Charter School

Upper School Meeting Room

3000 West School House Lane

Philadelphia, PA 19144

Thursday, October 22, 2015 ....7:30PM

Please register at admiss.ugrad.duke.edu/discover-duke

More information can also be found at exploringcollegeoptions.org

University of Dayton

The University of Dayton has a scholarship for one graduating senior. It is the Leadership in Service Scholarship and is worth a total of $10,000 ($2,500 per year for four years). If anyone is planning on applying to the University of Dayton, let Mrs. deQuevedo know so she can select you for the award.

Wilkes University

The Wilkes University school of nursing presents "An Experience in Nursing" on Friday, November 6, 2015 in the Ballroom - 2nd floor, Henry Student Center, 84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766. All 11th and 12th grade students are invited to learn more about Wilkes' nursing program. Please R.S.V.P. by 10/30/15 to Kim Hearst - Office Assistant, Clinical Nursing Simulation Center. Phone: 570-408-4089 or email kimberly.hearst@wilkes.edu

WACE

WACE - advancing cooperative & work-integrated education. has scholarships available on their website at www.waceinc.org

University of Pittsburgh - Johnstown Campus

The University of Pittsburgh Johnstown Campus will have open houses on October 17th and November 14th. The application fee will be waived on those days. Activities include and information session, campus tour, refreshments, opportunity to speak with faculty and a chance to win door prizes. Register online!

Shippensburgh University

Shippensburgh University has open houses scheduled for October 24th and November 2st. Please schedule online!

Becker College

Becker College in Worcester, MA has an open house schedule for October 17th at both their Leicester and Worcester Campuses. Register online!

Daemen College

Damaen College in Amherst NY has an open house scheduled for October 24th. Register by phone at 716-839-8225 or

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Harrisburg University is holding an upcoming Undergraduate Open House on Saturday, November 14th. This is an opportunity for high school seniors to meet faculty, students and alumni and learn why we’re known for our outstanding science and technology-focused degree programs that lead to great careers.

For either day

Doors Open at 9:00 am

Ongoing Sessions Run from 10 am - 2 pm

Where I Check-In at the Academic Center on 326 Market Street

These are opportunities to learn more about HU. Students can bring copies of their high school transcripts and learn merit scholarship at the event. Breakfast and lunch provided.

HU simplifies the scholarship process and awards scholarships on this straight forward basis: $20,000 for a 3.8 high school GPA, $10,000 for a 3.3 GPA, $8,000 for a 3.0 GPA, and $6,000 for a 2.7 GPA.

RSVP for Open Houses at http://HarrisburgU.edu/RSVP