Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Minorities in Medicine Student Symposium

WHEN: Saturday, November 20, 2010 - 8:30am to 1:30pm
WHERE: Kinne Auditorium, Mayo Clinic
4500 San Pablo Road
Jacksonville, FL 32224

If you're a high school student thinking about studying medicine, this program is for you and your parents.

  • meet representatives from Florida universities

  • prepare for the SATs

  • learn about financial aid

  • get insight about health careers and how to become a doctor, dentist, pharmacist, nurse
Sponsored by the Pre-Med Minority Affairs Committee, Department of Biology, University of North Florida and Mayo Clinic.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Free/Reduced Lunch Applications

Free and Reduced Lunch Forms!

Duval County has the Free and Reduced Lunch Form on the county website. Did you know that you can also pay by credit card online? Check out the site:

Lunch Form (pdf file)
Completed applications can be faxed to (904) 732-5157 or sent to Duval County Public Schools, Food Service Dept, 2924 Knight’s Lane East, Jacksonville, FL 32216.

Benefits of Free/Reduced Lunch:
1. Qualify for scholarships and other financial aid for college.
2. Free ACT, SAT, and college application fee waivers
3. Qualify for special programs throughout the county like Take Stock in Children (mentoring/scholarship program)

Apply today!