High School Opportunities
Washington University in St. Louis invites you to meet with a representative of the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on Sunday, Oct. 28 from 2-3 p.m. at the Marriott West Des Moines. For additional information call, please call (800)638-0700.
Outstanding leadership opportunity for Sophomores. The Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership(HOBY) seminar is designed to inspire and develop our global community of youth and volunteers to a life dedicated to leadership, service and innovation. For more information go to www.hoby.org or talk to your counselor. Deadline to sign up is Oct. 29.
Simpson College Humanities Visit Day – Friday, Nov. 2. Meet professors, students, visit a class, spend the night. For more information call Patricia Calkins, Professor of German, at 515-961-1645 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Violet Richardson Award Program – recognizes young women, between ages of 14 and 17, who make the community and world a better place through volunteer efforts such as: fighting drugs, crime and violence; cleaning up the environment; and working to end discrimination and poverty. Volunteer actions that benefit women or girls are of particular interest. If interested, please see Jody in Student Services. Deadline is December 1, 2012.