ANNOUNCEMENTS Monday, October 3, 2016
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 today 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.
Yearbook Meeting: We will meet in Room 335 today. All newcomers welcome!
Any students who identify as being aboriginal that are interested in attending a Pow Wow at Dalhousie University this Thursday, please pop down to the office to pick up a permission form.
CPA Ambassadors – Just a reminder that there will be a meeting today at lunch in room 206 for ambassadors and international students.
Peer Tutors – Reminder to those who signed up to be a Peer Tutor of the meeting on Wednesday at lunch in the library.
Grade 12’s – are you unable to pay for post secondary education ? Check out the 2017 Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarships – The Horatio Alger Association of Canada provides $650,000 annually in need-based scholarship support for deserving students in all Canadian provinces and territories. Scholarships of up to $10,000 are awarded to full-time students in their final year of high school with financial need (family income under $65,000) who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, a commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, a desire to contribute to society, and a good academic record. CEGEP students in Quebec, and all Canadian students in their final year of high school are eligible to apply in English or French. The application deadline is October 25, 2016. Students who have specific questions about the application may be directed to email@example.com . For more information, please go to www.horatioalger.ca .
Grade 12’s – Just a reminder that the Loran Scholarship application is due today. Please give them to Mrs. Swimm in the guidance office.
Saint Mary’s University will be at the school this coming Wednesday to speak to students about their programs and admission requirements. On Friday the University of Alberta will be here to speak with students; the University of Alberta is a larger school offering a wide variety of undergrad, professional and graduate type programs. Both presentations will be taking place at lunch in the Library Quiet Zone.
Jack.org – Would members of the Jack.org chapter please drop in to the Youth Health Centre today (early would be better) and let me know how many members are planning to attend the summit at Bella Rose center at Halifax West High on Saturday, November 19th (all day). They have requested to know the #’s to plan for free lunch that is provided as well as space etc. Numbers have to be in today.