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Join Brown, Chicago, Columbia, Cornell and Rice for an information session for prospective students and their families. Sessions include a brief overview of each institution, information on admissions and financial aid, and a chance to speak informally with admissions representatives. You must register to attend.
In the Exploring program, youth gain unique, real-life opportunities to experience varied career choices. It’s not about lectures and slide shows- it’s about gaining practical insight and hands-on knowledge in a career field. Visit the explorer web site at exploring.stlbsa.org/
Kansas City Design Discovery is a three-day program for high schoolor college students interested in the design professions of:
Interior Architecture/Product Design
Urban Planning and Design
If you are considering studies in one of these design fields, this is your opportunity to find out more about what college and your eventual career might be like, as well as learning some great design fundamentals and design history. We’ll also cover how to prepare for college now, what to look for in a collegiate design program, and more about the design program at UMKC and our unique partnership with Kansas State University.
This non-credit course is modeled after a collegiate architectural design seminar: students learn about the design fields through simple design projects, slideshows and discussions. We will also tour important design sites near our Kansas City campus. The class will meet from 9am-3pm each day, with a break for lunch on or near campus.
Term 1: June 16 – July 5, 2019 Term 2: July 14 – August 2, 2019
This three-week, non-credit-bearing program attracts students who represent the next generation of innovators and global citizens from around the world. Enroll in this élite program and immerse yourself in an international experience designed to expose you to leading-edge fields and equip you to be a leader in an ever-changing tomorrow.
THE SCHOLARS ACADEMY AT MONMOUTH COLLEGE is an intense, residential, pre-college experience for academically talented high school juniors and seniors. The only program of its kind in Illinois, the Scholars Academy is an immersive, two-week experience that enables students to try on the life of a college student.
The Cherng Global Leadership Academy (CGLA) is a ten-day summer residential program promoting student empowerment through civic involvement, community and global service, and leadership, framed through the lens of the University of Missouri’s four core values: Respect, Responsibility, Discovery, and Excellence.
The Cherng Global Leadership Academy is open to all current (at the time of application) students in grades 8, 9, 10, and 11, with an interest in exploring leadership skills, civic involvement, and global service.