our monthly general email about The Detroit College Promise, whose mission
is to motivate Detroit students to make education a priority. We
encourage all K-9 students in DPS to sign up today by visiting www.DetroitCollegePromise.org, then click on Student Login, then New Student
sign-up. If you are not part of DPS, now is the time to
Parents And Teachers...Remind Your 9th Graders To Sign Up!
The deadline for 9th graders to apply is fast approaching! Help DPS
students take the first steps to college, by helping those in 9th grade to
sign up by December 1, 2012. Just visit www.DetroitCollegePromise.org, then click on Student Login, then
New Student signup.
We are looking for volunteers to
help pass out brochures at the Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 22. We
ask that volunteers visit our office in Bingham Farms, so that you can pick
up brochures and other materials, and we can go over the details of the
We are still looking for help
entering DCP applications into our system. Our office is open between 9:00
a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday.
If you are interested in any of these opportunities email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Heard On The Air
Dr. Pernick was interviewed by Lyndia Grant to talk about scholarships for
her radio show, "Think On These Things," (AM 1340, Washington,
There Is A Scholarship Out There
Dr. Pernick recently wrote an article on finding scholarships
click here to read it.
Time To plan For
The WMU Fall Open House Program is
a great opportunity for prospective students to visit the campus and see
all that WMU has to offer! Open Houses offer campus tours, onsite
admission, academic presentations, and lunch in a dining hall. Click here to view a detailed program
schedule. Register to attend the open house on Friday, November 30th. Check
in begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program starts at 9:30 p.m. Click here to register. If you have questions
call the WMU admissions office at 269-387-2000.
Fun Internet Resources
internet resources about science for teachers, parents and kids can be hard
to come by. To make it easier for people to find the information they need
for school or for a rainy afternoon, the Verizon Foundation has funded
"Thinkfinity", a collection of websites that includes Science
sponsored by the American Academy for the Advancement of Science, provides
lesson plans, activity ideas, and summaries of breaking discoveries in
science and technology. Visit http://www.sciencenetlinks.com to check out this cool site!
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