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Free STEAM Classes for HS Students At LATTC

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Your high school students can earn free college credits by attending STEAM classes on Saturdays at LA Trade Tech College. Their spring classes start February 22, 2020 and runs through May 30, 2020. Class courses include general engineering, intro to cosmetology, intro to sociology and more. Middle school students can sign up as well, but…

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Free SAT Prep Resources

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Do not underestimate the value of SAT prep, unless your student is applying to a college that does not require SAT scores. Otherwise, best case scenario, your student will build up their test-taking confidence and their score will increase – giving them a competitive edge in admissions. Here are some free options to help your…

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Riordan Scholars Mentor Hopeful Business Majors

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Having a mentor can be invaluable, especially when navigating an ever changing educational and career landscape. You want someone with boots on the ground to help you understand your options. The Riordan Scholars Program offers rising 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students mentorship by current UCLA Anderson MBA students. Over the course of eight monthly…

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Attend College & Career Fair for the Arts at Center Theatre Group

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Update: Due to the recent Safer at Home order, you will be able to view the Fair on YouTube at 9 am on March 21, 2020. If your student is looking to forge a career in the arts, they will want to check out the Center Theatre Group’s College and Career Fair. On March 21,…

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Mount St. Mary’s University Holding Application Days

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If your senior is interested in attending Mount St. Mary’s University, it’s not too late. They will be holding application days on their Chalon and Doheny campuses where students can meet with an admission counselor, learn about merit scholarship eligibility, and receive an admission decision during their appointment. Students will need to complete and submit…

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Toastmasters Offer Free Youth Leadership Program in February in Westwood

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Here’s a great program for students ages 12 – 17 that is designed to develop speaking and leadership skills. These skills will definitely come in handy during the college interview process! The Century City Toastmasters is sponsoring The Youth Leadership Program where participants will learn how to evaluate their speaking ability, prepare and give speeches,…

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West Angeles Education and Enrichment Program Provides College Tour to Howard University

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West Angeles Education and Enrichment Program provides college tours throughout the year to a variety of colleges and universities. For students interested in Howard University, they will be traveling there on April 4th – 6th. Go here to register. Prices were not listed on the site, you will need to contact them at (323) 733-8300…

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Young Center Offers Tour of Bay Area Colleges and Universities

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College tours are a great way for students to get an idea of what the campus is like before applying. It may help them whittle down their list of schools. If you don’t have time to take them on a tour, there are companies and organizations that will offer supervised college tours. The Young Center…

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Museums Offer Fellowship to Undergrads Interested in Curating

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The Andrew W. Mellon Undergraduate Curatorial Fellowship Program seeks to make a critical impact on American art museums by developing gifted curators from historically underrepresented groups who are committed to engaging the full spectrum of museum audiences. The Program occurs at six partnering institutions: the Art Institute of Chicago; the High Museum of Art, Atlanta; the Los…

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Inner-City Arts Offers Spring Creative Workshops

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Update: Date change for registration, it will now be on Saturday, February 1, 2020. Inner-City Arts in downtown Los Angeles offers low cost creative workshops for middle and high school students. Students can enroll in classes such as drama, photography, playwriting, sculpture, and more. The 11-week program costs $175 plus a $20 registration fee. A…

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