ANNOUNCEMENTS Monday, September 26, 2016
The BMO is closed to students today due to the Leafs’ training camp.
The ROV/Robotics team will have a meeting at lunch in room 136 today. Hope to see you there.
Model UN: Club fair was a great success and the Model UN club has a resounding 55 members who have signed up and are willing to solve major global issues. Our first meeting will take place on Monday, 3 October in room 230 from 3:30 to 5:00pm. Even if you did not get a chance to sign up at the fair, you are more than welcome to attend MUN.
The Cheetah Perspective: For those who want to write for the school newspaper, we will be holding our first meeting of the 2016/17 school year on Thursday at lunch in room 340.
Attention grade 12s – our first presentation of the year from post-secondary schools will be taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday. On Tuesday the Ivey Business School will be here. This school is part of the University of Western Ontario and is well known for its specialization in business programs.
On Wednesday Mount Saint Vincent University will be here to speak with students. The Mount is known for being a smaller school with a variety of unique and specialized programs. Both presentations will take place in the Library Quiet Room and will begin at 12:00.
NSGEU – Scholarships – APPLY NOW The Education Committee would like to advise that they are now accepting applications for the NSGEU Member Bursaries, NSGEU Member’s Dependent Bursaries, and NSGEU Member’s Dependent Scholarships for the Fall (deadline is October 15th)
CPA will sponsor up to 3 Loran Award candidates. Applications can be picked up in Student Services. They are due on Monday, October 3 at 3:25 p.m. If you are not chosen as a sponsored applicant or you miss the deadline, you may still apply as a direct pool applicant on the website www.loranscholar.ca
Eligibility Criteria for High School Students
|Be in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in high school.|
|Present a minimum cumulative average of 85%.|
|Hold Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.|
|Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year.|
If you are currently undertaking a gap year for academic pursuits or community service-based activities, after uninterrupted full-time studies, you may still be eligible and should apply to the direct pool. Loran Scholars may pursue undergraduate studies at the following universities only: Alberta, British Columbia, Calgary, Dalhousie, Guelph, King’s, Laval, McGill, McMaster, Manitoba, Memorial, Moncton, Montréal, Mount Allison, New Brunswick, Ottawa, Queen’s, Ryerson, Saskatchewan, Simon Fraser, Toronto, Waterloo, Western