Engineering Career Day for High School Students

Illinois Institute of Technology                                                                                                                                                            Hermann Hall

Engineering Career Day enables high school students from throughout the Chicago area to learn about engineering study at Illinois Tech, Chicago's only tech-focused university. Join us for this special event!

March 11 or March 12, 2020

Preliminary Daily Program:

8:45 a.m.
Engineering Expo
Meet with current engineering students and see some of their projects

9:45 a.m.
Engineering Lab Tours

10:45 a.m.
Team-Building Exercise
Work with other students to complete a hands-on engineering-related task

11:45 a.m.
Engineering Lunch
An opportunity for one-on-one discussions with engineering professionals and students

12:15 p.m.
Keynote Speaker
Lester McCarroll
Managing Director and Client Architect, GP Ventures

12:45 - 1:30 p.m.
Engineering Panel Session                                                                                                                                                                Register Here                                                                                                                                                                                        Questions?   Please contact:  Ellen Arnold at


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YHS Summer 2020 Exploratory/Experiential Scholarship:

Would you like to explore something new this summer?  The Elmhurst Garden Club is offering a scholarship to York freshmen, sophomores and juniors that would fund up to $1000 towards an eligible program.  Apply for a summer program in one of the following areas of interest: Agriculture, Biology, Botany, Conservation, Ecology, the Environment, Floriculture, Horticulture or Sustainability.  Once accepted to your program you may apply for the Garden Club Scholarship.  Pick up a flyer in the CCRC, see Mr. Bendelow in room A341 or go to for more details.

Veterinary Mentoring Program -The Anti-Cruelty Society, in partnership with The University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, offers a unique program for high school students with a serious interest in veterinary medicine or animal science related careers. 

This academic opportunity introduces students to the many areas of science that they will encounter in veterinary school using a college lecture format. The program explores topics such as veterinary school admissions, challenges and thrills of being a veterinarian, and how clinical science is used to diagnose and treat injury and disease in a variety of animals. 

PROGRAM DURATION: One Saturday per month from Sept. 2020–Apr. 2021 (exact dates TBD) 

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Washington University Information SessionThere will be a WashU Information Session in your area for students to learn more about the admissions process, the academic programs, campus community, and financial aid and scholarships.

Sunday, March 15
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - Oak Brook
1909 Spring Road 
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Please have your students register to reserve their spot, and expedite check-in at the event!

For additional information, please call the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at (800) 638-0700 or (314) 935-6000.

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Chicago, Ill.
Saturday, March 21, at 10 a.m.   

W Chicago - Lakeshore , 644 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
Learn about SCAD's innovative academic programs, art and design career options, and admission requirements. Students can participate in a Q-and-A session with admission representatives.

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