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FAMU OUT-OF-STATE TUITION WAIVERS FOR IE MAJORS
 
Non-Florida high school seniors, who are interested in attending college at Florida A&M University and majoring in Industrial Engineering (IE), please send a contact name, contact email and contact phone number to tennesseecoordinator@dstsouthernregion.com.
 
The FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Department of IE has out-of-state tuition waivers they are looking to GIVE, as well as a few other scholarships.
 
Students will need to apply to FAMU, be admitted and declare an Industrial Engineering major. The school needs to give out all of the waivers before November, 2017. #pleaseshare
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ACT PREP!!
Peer Power Foundation is offering a second round of ACT Prep University sessions for the 2017-2018 academic year. Each round of ACT Prep University offers a multi-week series of focused ACT preparation activities for students. A mandatory Round Two Kick-Off for scholars and parents will be held Saturday, October 28 at 10:00 a.m. at the Shelby County SchoolsTeaching and Learning Academy (TLA). Round Two will focus on providing support for students registered to participate in the December national ACT test date.

A limited number of seats is being offered, and advanced registration is required via this site. Registration will open SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1ST via http://bit.ly/2ycIBh2

 

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Christian Mobile Dental Clinic 2017 Calendar

Calendar is subject to frequent changes. For the most accurate schedule, check daily.

NOTE: If you are interested in becoming a patient on the Christian Mobile Dental Clinic, you cannot have dental insurance, you must live in the zip code(s) of the host church, and you must provide photo I.D. or proof of residence at your appointment or you cannot be seen. Bellevue Baptist is not responsible for making the dental appointments, they are made by the host church.

To make an appointment call the number listed with the particular church listed in your zip code. You are able to be treated on the dental clinic up to two times per calendar year.

August 2-5: Divine Providence, 38107 | Location: 1089 Vollintine Ave. Contact: Iesha @ 901-596-0049 Dr. Gregory & Dr. Sexton & UT

August 9-12: Tabernacle MBC, 38106 | Location: 1662 Kendale Ave. Contact: Anita Brown @ 901-207-2325 between 10 am-2 pm Dr. Gregory& Dr. Sexton

August 16-19: Scenic Hills UMC 38128 | Location: 2847 Pembroke Rd. Contact: 901-494-0363 Dr. Gregory

August 23-26: Macedonia MBC Church, 38106 | Location: 2093 Perry Rd. Contact: 901-268-7096 Dr. Gregory

ACT WORKSHOP!
 
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Registration from 8-8:30 am
Prep sessions from 8:30 am – 1 pm
 
Middle Baptist Church, 801 Whitehaven LN, 38116
Lunch provided! Bring TI-83 or TI-84 calculators.
 
To register early, call 901.344.8056
For more information, contact Mary Helen Sinclair 901.345.2675
 
**Proven results! Average composite: 31
**Conducted by SCS retired, level 5 and National Board Certified educators

Urban Fellow – Summer 2017

Job Type:  Part-Time
Department:  Human Resources
Closing:  4/28/2017 11:59 PM Central

The Memphis Urban Fellows Program (MUFP) is a year-round initiative that offers local college students the opportunity to intern with various divisions of the City of Memphis Government.  Our mission is to develop the change agents of tomorrow, future City of Memphis leaders, and enhance the interaction of area college students with City government, all in support of retaining the best and brightest talent for Memphis. This is a paid internship which provides the opportunity for growth, networking, and personal fulfillment.

Typical Qualifications

The Urban Fellows intern completes challenging projects proposed by division leaders, which benefits the City of Memphis and the participant through mutual collaboration and input in solution building for our most pressing issues facing government today.  Urban Fellows get firsthand knowledge and exposure to strategies that help shape a more efficient and effective government. Past projects have included input from students on various strategic and administrative priorities including improving neighborhood watch programs, creating an online benefits-management portal, performing analysis of best recruitment strategies for the Spanish-speaking community, and recommend body-worn camera solutions in the Real Time Crime Center.

Minimum Qualifications
Urban Fellow Interns are paid $12/hr for their service to the City of Memphis. Additionally, participants are afforded the chance to earn college credit hours for their participation in the Urban Fellows Program. All documentation required for college credit must be completed by the student, with necessary support from their Mentor.  Interns are expected to commit a minimum of 10 hours per week, a maximum of 20 hours, to their assigned service centers for the duration of the program.
Special RequirementsImportant Dates – Urban Fellows Summer Session 2017

Application Due Date for Summer Term: April 28th
Notification of Selection: May 23rd
Orientation: June 12th
Report to City Divisions: June 12th – August 18th

 

Benefits

  • Health Insurance (Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision)
  • Wellness Program
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare & Dependent Care)
  • Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan
  • 457 Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Leave (10 Days in First Year – up to 25 Days after 25 Years)
  •  Paid Sick Leave/Bonus Leave

To view more details regarding employee benefits click here!

 

Apply Here!

Historical Booker T. Washington High School Holds Scholarship Events

By: Tecia G. Marshall

February 24, 2017

Memphis, TN – Booker T. Washington High School, Memphis, Tennessee, announces its 2017 Warrior Weekend of events.  The weekend will consist of various engaging and remarkable events that bring alumni, current students, faculty, staff and the entire community together to raise money for the STEM and scholarship fund.

Warrior Weekend will be held from Thursday, April 6 through Saturday, April 8.  Events include a business expo, community coffee, alumni basketball game, prayer breakfast, all-white affair and talent showcase.

Although it is titled, “Warrior Weekend” anyone is welcome to join the festivities.  All-inclusive tickets are $70 and individual event tickets will be available as well.

http://btwhigh.wixsite.com/btwmemphis

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