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UC Davis is offering a summer science research program in biology and the natural sciences. Students must be high achieving and currently enrolled as sophomores or juniors in high school. The participants will work one-on-one with research faculty and research groups for 6 weeks in state of the art laboratories. Go to http://ysp.ucdavis.edu for more information or come to the College & Career Center.
Summer internships with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission are offering $10.25 per hour to work and learn about careers in transportation . The pay rate is $10.25 per hour. Each internship will last up to a maximum of 250 hours. Students may work full-time or part-time, for up to 10 weeks, between June 26 and August 31, 2012..To apply go to http://jobs.mtc.ca.gov/InternshipOpportunities/jobinternship.html or come to the College and Career Center for more information. Deadline to apply is March 8th.
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I provide a wide variety of information to students and parents. Reference materials, websites, college information, professional/technical schools information, career advisement, testing, financial aid and scholarship information, and the list goes on! It’s all for free and I hope you take advantage of this wonderful service!
Students are always welcome to visit with me during the day. Parents are encouraged to make appointments to come in and visit and ask questions. The process of getting from high school to the “outside world” can be a little daunting but I am here to help make the transition just a little easier! Please let me know how I can help.
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admissions testing programs such as the ACT, SAT I & II, are
updated and made available from the center throughout the year.
Students are "strongly" encouraged to register online.
Financial Aid Information
State and Federal Scholarship information and financial aid, applications (FAFSA) Free Application for Federal Student Aid, and CSS Profile; books and guides, computer scholarship search programs, and advertised public and private scholarships.
Meetings with admissions representatives from colleges, universities, and other post-secondary institutions; school files with catalogs, viewbooks, and applications, paper and computerized, college guides by Collegeboard, Peterson's, Barron's, computerized career and college search software.
Extensive files covering hundreds of occupations, including videos, computer software and books on careers and career planning; such as the Occupational Outlook Handbook, Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT), Career Cruising, a computerized programs with career interest inventories.
Trade School Information
Catalogs for accredited post-secondary career schools and training programs; information about career and technical education programs.
Job information board, resume writing program, practice interview techniques, help filling out job applications.
Summer Programs and
Information from colleges and universities on pre-college summer enrichment programs, volunteer and paid positions.
Information on all branches of the U.S. armed services, active and reserves, Federal and State National Guard; U.S. military academies for the Coast Guard, Air Force, Navy, and West Point.
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