Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Tuesday, January 29, 2013


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Monday, January 28, 2013



SEE MRS. CURRAN IN GUIDANCE FOR A WAIVER!

Tuesday, January 22, 2013



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Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Kids Together Against Cancer. Support for families dealing with a parent's cander journey.
 photo taken by Ingrid Damiani

Time to Register
 for the New 5 week
KTAC Sessions...
  

As a parent with cancer, one of the hardest things to do when you are diagnosed is talk to your family. 

You may ask yourself, "How much should I tell them? I don't want to scare my children, but I don't want to lie to them either."
·  You may be unclear what your child understands, "My son never says anything to me about my cancer."
·  If you question "Am I going to die from this?", your child may be quietly worried too. 

Kids Together Against Cancer's five week program is child and parent focused in a positive and fun environment. 

Art Educators, from the Cummer Museum of Art, help children create beautiful art projects to help express their feelings.

Licensed Oncology Social Workers guide adult group discussion to help families cope with the cancer diagnosis. 


Dates:       Tuesday January 29th
 Tuesday February 5th
Tuesday February12th
Tuesday February 19th
Tuesday February 26th 

 Times:    5:30p Dinner (free); 6:00p - 7:00p Art Session 

Location:  Riverside Presbyterian Day School
           (830 Oak Street)

Please join us and call 742-2916 to reserve your space

 

KTAC programs are free to anyone,
no matter where they are being treated.
  
KTAC offers art workshops, individual consultations,
as well as information and resources
to help families during a parent's cancer journey.

KTAC programs support children of all ages (up to age 17). 


Please contact us for more information...  


Website  www.ktacjax.com 

Phone (904) 308-KTAC (5822)


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Florida State University is pleased to present the application for the Service Scholar Program.  The Service Scholar Program recognizes select incoming students with an outstanding record of community service and leadership, and who want to continue that commitment at FSU. The Program benefits include a scholarship valued at $2,400 per year for up to four years, exposure to a diverse group of individuals and social issues, an academic component, and support by an assigned faculty mentor.

An important part of continuing the success of this extraordinary Program is recruiting excellent incoming students. Therefore, the Center for Leadership and Social Change is making tremendous efforts to promote this opportunity to all incoming FSU freshmen or interested high school seniors. 

For more information about the benefits, requirements, and application process please visit the Center for Leadership and Social Change online at http://thecenter.fsu.edu/servicescholars

Completed applications must be submitted by 11:59pm EST on January 25, 2013.

Monday, January 14, 2013

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Top 25 Majors
09/12 - 01/13
(Based on raw student traffic)



1. Video Game Design
2. Pharmacy
3. Sport Management
4. Athletic Training
5. Pre-Medical
6. Business
7. Industrial Design
8. Graphic Design
9. Music
10. Biology
11. Mechanical Engineering
12. Nursing
13. Computer Science
14. Social Science
15. Architecture
16. Allied Health
17. Education
18.Engineering
19.  English / Writing
20.Journalism
21.Food Science
22. Film /Broadcast
23. Political Science
24. Urban Planning
25. Agriculture

  Click to go to: College Majors 101

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Monday, January 7, 2013

DEADLINE REMINDER!

FSU Animation & Digital Arts

The James Day Scholarship Funds are offering $1,000.00
College Scholarships to help extend the Bob Hayes Invitational.

THE SCHOLARSHIPS WILL BE AWARDED TO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS WHO PLAN TO PURSUE A COLLEGE CAREER.
ELIGIBILITY:
   - High School Senior track and field active team member of a school participating in the Bob Hayes Invitational Track and Field Meet may apply. (Applicant must participate in a schedule event at the Bob Hayes Track Meet).
   - Must enroll as a college freshman by August 30, 2013 in an accredited college/University of their choice.
   - Scholarship monies will be forward to the colleges/universities in the individual name, upon the receipt of the letter of acceptance.
   - Student should be present to receive scholarship.
   - A minimum grade point average 2.0 on a scale of 4.0 is required.
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION:   - Completed Application Form.
   - Copy of an official high school transcript
   - Essay of no more than 250 words describing How will your experience in track and field help you to achieve your career goals (Florida Writes Rubric will serve as one form of selection. As well as the letters of recommendation and involvement in community and extra-curriculum activities will also be considered) Two (2) letters of recommendation from an adult non-related, prefer at least one from a high school faculty member familiar with the applicant (Letter must include a date time telephone number)
   - List of community involvement and extra-curriculum activities
   - Verification letter from the track and field coach
DEADLINE
Scholarship applications and all information must be postmark and/or received by February 1, 2013. Certifications will be awarded to the winners during the intermission ceremony of the Bob Hayes Meet.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Mail Completed Application and Submission Requirements To:

James (Coach) Day College Scholarship
Attn:  Yvonne D. Smith
Bob Hayes Invitational Track Meet, Inc
1805 N. Myrtle Ave
P.O. Box 12285
Jacksonville, FL 32209
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REMINDER: upcoming deadline!

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Thursday, January 3, 2013

See Mrs. Curran for the app!

SCHOLARSHIP

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USF's 41st Annual Engineering EXPO

February 22-23, 2013 from 9:00AM - 4:00PM


The USF Engineering EXPO team personally invites you and your school to the 41st annual Engineering EXPO! Located at the USF Tampa Campus in the Engineering Complex, this FREE exhibition seeks to educate K-12 students on the importance of engineering, science, technology, and math in their lives. EXPO is held on both Friday, the 22nd, and Saturday, the 23rd, of February 2013, taking place from 9am to 4pm. 

Last year the USF Engineering EXPO had more than 19,000 elementary, middle and high school students in attendance. Guests have the opportunity to visit interactive booths and shows put on by over 40 USF student organizations, 15 engineering and science departments, 10 research laboratories, and many local corporations. All of our exhibits are designed to be interactive - to teach students while entertaining students. This is a great opportunity for college-bound students to learn about USF Engineering and for students of all ages to gain an interest in the fields of engineering, science, technology, and math.

In previous years, corporations that have provided exhibits include TECO Energy, NASA, Honeywell, Raytheon, Mosaic, Air Force, FLATE, and Lockheed Martin. All of these corporations offer demonstrations and activities while giving students a unique opportunity to meet with local engineers.
Register today to attend the 2013 USF Engineering EXPO by visiting us online at

Wednesday, January 2, 2013



Five Scholarships Of $1000

Are you planning to attend college but you are worried about finances? Do not worry. You can win a scholarship worth $1000 dollars by entering an essay-writing competition. You can use this money in any manner you wish. You can use it to buy food, pay for your accommodation, pay for your tuition or anything else you wish. To win one of these five scholarships, you have to enter a competition, writing an essay of 500 words or more.
Participate in the CouponAudit scholarship now, and win $1000. All you need to do is show your knowledge by creating the best essay on coupons. The scholarship essay contest will involve answering the questions below:
• How to get discounts by using coupons in buying goods
• What are the benefits of frugality
Please do not be too obvious in your essay. Research well to make sure that your essay is very interesting, informative as well as entertaining. That way it will captivate your readers. The essay that you are going to write will be used in informing commodity consumers on how to get discounts on their purchases. We are going to award five scholarships to the five best essay writers. The winner might be your essay. Do all you can to win one of these five scholarships.
Submission deadline: January 25th, 2013

How To Enter The Contest:
• Answer one of the two questions above in 500-1000 words.
• Proofread your work to make sure there are no spellings and grammatical mistakes. Remember we are not interested in rough drafts.
• Once you have finished writing the essay, send it as a word document to scholarships@couponaudit.com
Make the file name to be your full name and city of residence. Such as Joseph-Smith-Newyork.docx
Who Can Apply:
Scholarships are open to all graduating college seniors, military students, adults returning to school, undergraduate students, single parents going to school, graduate school students, nursing students and others, who are encouraged to apply to this scholarship.
Here’s How You Win:
Write something great and send it to us!
The winner will be picked after 1st February, 2013. If you win, you will be notified after that date. The choice will be subjective, and the entrants who will impress us with their writing skills will take the prize.
Eligibility:
• You should not be related to any member of the Coupon Audit staff, or their extended family.
How Often Does Coupon Audit Offer Scholarships?
From now on, we will be offering scholarships on yearly basis.