Please note the following information regarding specific university/college/ schools:
CHRISTIAN COLLEGE FAIRS: Wednesday, September 13 6:30 - 8:30 pm - Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy - 4687 Wyoga Lake Rd - Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44424
UNITED STATES SERVICE ACADEMIES: If you are interested in attending one of the US service academies, you will need a nomination from a member of the US Congress. For incoming seniors who are interested in attending an academy entering the summer of 2018, the deadline to submit a completed application packet to Senator Brown and/or Senator Portman's offices is September 22, 2017. Interested students can request an application by visiting Senator Portman's or Senator Brown's websites and typing: Service Acdemy Application Request Form in the search box. Interested freshmen, sophomores and juniors are encouraged to reach out to Suzanne Cox at Senator Portman's office at 614-469-6774 or Sue Klein at Senator Brown's office at 216-522-7272 for information about the seminars that will be held throughout the state in the month of April. Liaison officers from the Naval, Military, Air Force, and Merchant Marine academies will be present to speak and to answer questions at the April seminars. In addition, the Academy Coordinators will discuss the congressional nomination process. Students who want to apply to a US service academy should start the process their junior year.
CEMENT MASONS AND PLASTERERS JOINT APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM: The Cement Masons Local #179 Joint Apprentice Program is accepting applications for the 2018 apprentice classes. Deadline to apply is Friday, November 17, 2017. Applications can be received by calling Howard Agueda at 330-539-6050 or the Union Hall at 330-799-9600. Completed applications can be dropped off at the Union Hall at 5204 Mahoning Ave, Suite 108, Youngstown, Ohio 44515 on Monday-Thursday from 9am -12 noon. Completed applications can also be mailed to Cement Masons Local #179 JATC, PO Box 488, Vienna, OH 44473. Apprentices will be paid during the 3 year program and upon completion can earn $29.30 per hour with an additional $18.00 in benefits. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma, be physically capable of performing work, be able to pass drug screen and physical, have a driver's license and reliable transportation.
YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY: YSU has many visit opportunities for students. Go to: www.ysu.edu for a complete listing and to register for a visit. Some upcoming events include: Majors Preview Visit Day - Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017; Honors College Open House - Friday, Oct. 13, 2017; Crash Day - Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 and Nov. 17, 2017
OHIO NORTHERN UNIVERSITY: ONU 2017-2018 Visit Days: Saturday, Sept. 16 - Polar Preview Day; Saturday, Sept. 30 - Engineering Preview Day; Saturday, Sept. 30 - Pharmacy Preview Day; Saturday, Nov. 4 - Polar Preview Day; Saturday, Feb. 17 - Polar Preview Day; Wednesday, March 28 - Polar Preview Day; Saturday, July 21 - Summer Polar Preview Day. Go to: www.onu.edu/visit for more information and to register.
KENT STATE UNIVERSITY: The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music Open House. Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. For more information and to register, go to: www.kent.edu/music/openhouse
LA ROCHE COLLEGE: Admissions Open House Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 9:00 am. For more information and to register: www.laroche. edu
DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY: Fall Open House: Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017 from 8 am - 2 pm. For more information and RSVP, please visit: www.duq.edu/fallopenhouse
2017 NORTHEAST OHIO SUBURBAN COLLEGE FAIR: Approximately 130 colleges and universities will be in attendance to offer information about academic programs, admission requirements, scholarships and financial aid. Be sure to mark your calendars with the following information: Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Dolan Center for Science and Technology, John Carroll University, 1 John Carroll Blvd, University Heights, OH 44118
CO -OP EDUCATION: College cooperative education is a unique academic program combining classroom studieswith professional work experience in a field related to your education and career goals. Do-op gives students an opportunitny to gain professional job experience and earn money to help with expenses while in school. The Best of Co-Op: A Guide to the Leading Colleges & Employers is an informative sourse about college level co-op programs. Please visit: www.waceinc.org
OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY: Ohio State University is sponsoring the "Vet for a Day" program on Sunday, Oct.1 and Saturday, Nov. 18 from 10 am to 3 pm. The event is held on Ohio State's Columbus campus and costs $45. The program will allow students to experience the busy life of a veterinarian, participate in hands-on activities and tour the Veterinary Medical Center. Students can learn more and register at: vet.osu.edu/vfadreg
MIAMI UNIVERSITY: 2017 Bridges Program is now accepting applications. This program is an overnight experience for high-achieving high school seniors from historically underrepresented populations or who have a commitment to promoting a deeper understanding of and appreciation for diversity. 4 sessions will be offered. For dates, more information, and to apply visit: www.MiamiOH.edu/Bridges