College & Career Center
This is the spot to find out about upcoming college recruiter visits, various announcements about college & careers, as well as to find the latest G.Y.L.R. Update.
The Get Your Life Right Update includes information about upcoming events at local colleges, scholarships sorted by specific colleges and scholarships that can be used at any institution of higher learning. This list is updated every 2 weeks so check back often! There are also some informative links posted to help you research and explore on your own.
Wichita State University Summer Research Institute
This event is for incoming Sophomore, Junior and Senior students looking for an immersive college experience.
From June 11-17th students will spend 6 days doing hands on research and gain experience with state of the art technology at Wichita State.
Apply online at www.wichita.edu/sri
Deadline to apply is April 1.
Youth Employment Project
Are you going to be looking for a summer job? The Workforce Center will be hosting workshops that will help students hone the skills necessary to land their first job.
Upon completion of the day long training students will receive an Essential Work Skills Certificate.
Workshops will be offered on March 20, March 24 and April 17th. All workshops will run 9:00 am - 4:00pm with lunch included.
Wichita Workforce Center
2021 N Amidon #1100
There will also be a Youth and Young Adult Job Fair May 26th.
The next opportunity to take an ACT is Saturday, April 8th.
The ACT will be hosted at NEM on this date and when you register you will be able to see other locations that are offering the test.
In order to register for this test (without a late fee) you have to be registered by Friday, March 3rd.
Visit http://www.actstudent.org for more information and to register.
You can register until March 17th but after the 4th you'll be responsible for the late fee.