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Thursday, May 18, 2017

   

STUDENT NEWS

 

**McTavish’s Today – Chicken Wings with Soup or Salad

 

**All Grade 12’s Graduating in June:  The deadline for payment for Cap and Gown, Prom Ticket and Escort Ticket is May 26th.  

 

**Friday June 2nd is the Final Blood Drive of the year for Campbell Students and Staff.   Sign-up sheets are in the office. Students and Staff will be shuttled VIP style to and from school. Be treated like Royalty and Save 5 Lives with 1 Donation!!!

 

**Did you miss the Model United Nations meeting on Tuesday last week? Well, you don't have to worry, because Campbell's mini United Nations club will be in action today at 12:30 in Room 144 with their first conference! Come out, watch, and sign up!

 

Summer School application forms are now available in the main office and the Guidance office.

 

SLC Elections- Are you a natural born leader? Do you have school spirit and love planning awesome events? If you are interested in running or applying for a position on the 2017-18 SLC please see Ms. Tessier (on the 3rd floor) for an application form and more information.

 

Driver Training – There will be one last class starting May 24th for students who will be 15 years of age by the end of June.  Please see the office for information and sign up sheets.

 

Summer Job – Business Students

Any current or past business students who are looking for a summer job please see Mr. McFarlen regarding a Research Assistant Job with Regina Downtown Business Improvement District which pays $15.00/hour and runs from June through August.

 

Campbell Only Offers (Scholarships available only to Campbell Collegiate students) -  Application forms will be available today after lunch.  Interested students can pick up the application form in the guidance office. Also, students will be able to access and print off the application form online under Guidance section – Campbell Only Offers page. In order to be considered for Campbell Only, the application form including supporting documents must be submitted by 3:30 pm on Wednesday, May 17th.

 

SPORTS

 

**Ultimate Frisbee Team practice on the soccer field at 12:30 today.  Our next game is Tuesday, 5:00 pm at Mosaic Practice Field.

  

**Cricket anyone?!  There will be a cricket meeting at 12:05 today in Room 201. If you are interested in playing this year, please be sure to attend.

 

GUIDANCE

 

**(The same announcements including a direct link to sites are provided on our website under Guidance section)**

 

Sidney Bloxom Scholarship 

The Saskatchewan Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners is giving two $ 500 scholarships to Saskatchewan high school students.  All students in grades 9 to 12 attending a Saskatchewan High School are eligible to apply.  To apply, students must submit no more than three to four pages (type-processed, double-spaced) essay on a topic ‘Conflict of interest can occur almost anywhere – politics, business, charities, etc. When does conflict of interest cross the line?’  To be considered for the scholarship, students must submit an essay by midnight May 26th, 2017 to the following email address: don.walker@saskcentral.com. In the email students should include their name, a grade and a name of a school they attending.  

 

Film Camp

If you a student age 13-17 who is interested in a film and storytelling, you are invited to spend a week at the Film Camp. The camp will run from July 10th to July 14th and classes will run from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm with a lunch break at noon.  Participants will learn how to create stories visually, using a variety of film and video equipment. Participants will to try out different crew positions while working together to create a bunch of amazing short films. At the end of the week the students can invite family and friends to their filmmaking presentation. For more information please contact Mitch Doll, Programming Coordinator at 306-757-8818 or programs@fimpool.ca Interested students can register at  http://www.fimpool.ca/filmcamp/

The Leader-Post Bursaries 2017

Each year, the Leader-Post Foundation awards a number of $5,000 bursaries to qualified applicants. To qualify, applicants must be a Saskatchewan resident living within the Leader-Post market area; must be accepted as a full-time student at a recognized educational institution; must demonstrate a financial need; must be involved in a school and/or community extracurricular activities; and, must be in a good academic standing.  To apply, applicants must mail a completed application form including two letters of reference to the Leader-Post Foundation, PO Box 2020, 1964 Park Street, Regina, SK, S4P 3G4 no later than May 31st, 2017. For more information and/or the application form visit www.leaderpost.com

 

2017 Canada Post Aboriginal Education Incentive Awards

Canada Post Aboriginal Education Incentive Awards are open to all Aboriginal Canadians who have been out of school for one year or more, who have since decided to return to an educational system, and who have now been back at school for at least one year.  Each recipient is awarded $1,000 in recognition of his/her effort.  To qualify, applicant must be an Aboriginal Canadian; must have been out of school for one year or more; must have returned to school and have recently completed one year of studies; and, have never received this award in the past. To apply, applicants must submit an essay which details applicant efforts to get an education, a completed application form, a school transcript or letter confirming that the applicant has completed one year of studies between January 2016 and August 2017 and a photocopy of a membership card or an official letter from a community member confirming that the applicant is an Aboriginal Canadian.  The application deadline is August 31, 2017. For more information how to submit a completed application package and for an application form visit www./GoToApply.ca/CanadaPost 

2017 Carlyle Murray Educational Scholarship

The Carlyle Murray Educational Foundation provides an annual post-secondary scholarship to a Regina area graduating student. The scholarship amount for 2017 is $1,500 of which $1,000 will be paid at the beginning of

the second semester in the first year of post-secondary and $500 at the beginning of the second year. Applicants will be screened based on financial need, academic performance and extra-curricular activity. Preference will

be given to applicants who plan to attend a post-secondary institution within Saskatchewan. Application forms are available in the Guidance office. Completed application including a covering letter, a current resume and three references should be submitted by mail to: Carlyle Murray Educational Foundation, Box 72, Regina, SK, S4P 2Z5 no later than Friday, May 26th, 2017.

 

University of British Columbia Updates

1)     All UBC offers of admission are conditional. Students need to check their letter of admission for conditions required to maintain an offer.

2)     The deadline to accept an offer of admission is June 1st. However, deadlines may vary by program and students should refer to the date specified in their admission letter. Offers can be accepted through the Student Service Centre.

3)     Students who have been admitted and accepted their offer to the Vancouver Campus will be assigned an Enrolment Services Professional who will help students access financial, academic and health resources. Students can expect an email from their ESP starting May 8th.

4)     Students admitted to the Okanagan Campus can connect with Student Services for assistance with course registration, course planning and finances.

5)     In July 2017, Aboriginal Programs and Services on UBC’s Okanagan Campus are hosting Indigenous Summer Leadership Camp for students ages 15-17. The camp is free and includes food, accommodation and programming. The deadline to apply is June 2nd. More information and application form are available at http://students.ok.ubc.ca/aboriginal/summer-scholars/summer-leadership.html

 

Commercial Pilot Program Information Session

Thinking about your future? Are you ready to take off and explore your possibilities?  If so, check out Commercial Pilot Program at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Institute.  Currently, there is a high demand for commercial pilots.  If you would like to find out more about this career and this program, you should attend one of the upcoming Commercial Pilot Program information sessions. Industry professionals will be on site to answer questions and discuss their experiences. The info sessions will be held as it follows: 1) Saturday, May 6th from 10:00 – 3:00 at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Campus, Saskatoon 2) Saturday, May 27th from 10:00 – 3:00 at Leading Edge Aviation, Yorkton Airport 3) Sunday, June 4th from 10:00 – 3:00 at Regina Flying Club, Regina Airport.  For more information contact Randall Muzyka at 306-933-7290 or randall.muzyka@saskpolytech.ca

 

B.Davis Scholarship

The deadline for the 2017 B. Davis Scholarship is fast approaching.  Interested students need to apply by Monday, May 22, 2017. This is not an academic scholarship and there is no age restriction: All high school juniors and seniors can apply. The amount of scholarship is $1,000. Detailed information available at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

Beef is Your Future Scholarship

Livestock Marketers of Saskatchewan and the Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association are offering two $1,500 bursaries to Saskatchewan high school students who will be graduating in June 2017. Eligible candidates must be planning to enroll at a Canadian post-secondary institution (degree or diploma) in a first year agriculture or veterinary medical program with the intent to work in the beef industry upon completion.  The bursaries will be awarded on the following criteria; an academic standing, leadership in a community and a demonstrated interest in the cattle sector. To apply,

students need to submit a completed application including the following documents; one reference letter, a list of extracurricular activities and leadership initiatives, university/college acceptance letter, a high school transcript and 300 to 500 words application essay. The essay should explain “What role can you play in the future of beef production? How will you contribute to the cattle industry?” The application deadline is June 15, 2017. Application form available on www.beefcareers.ca The application including supporting documents can be emailed to beefisyourfuture@gmail.com or mailed: The Livestock Marketers of Saskatchewan, Bay 6A-3602 Taylor Street East, Saskatoon, SK S7H 5H9

Albert Park Community Association Awards

The Albert Park Community Association is offering the 2017 Volunteer Recognition Award to graduating students who live in Albert Park Community Association Area (South of 25th Ave and West of Albert Street, including Harbour Landing within city limits) and who are members of the Albert Park Community Association. Three awards of $ 600 each will be given to grade 12 graduates. The awards are to recognize the student’s volunteer support and commitment to their school and community in which they live. The deadline to apply is May 19th, 2017. Application forms are available in the Guidance Office and at the website www.albertpark.ca  Completed applications need to be mailed to Albert Park Community Association, 2017 Volunteer Recognition Awards, Box 37101 Landmark Postal Station, Regina, SK, S4S 7K4. If

additional information is required, please contact Donna Leischner at 306-545-8612.

 

2017 Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarships

This year, Monsanto Canada will provide approximately 65 scholarships to high school students across the country entering their first year of post-secondary education in agriculture, food science or culinary arts, at a Canadian college or university. Each scholarship is valued at $ 1,500.  Selection of candidates will be based on demonstrated academic standard and leadership in the community. To apply, students must submit:   1)

Application essay between 300 and 500 words answering following questions; ‘What role can Canadian agriculture play in the future of food? How will you contribute?’ 2) Completed application form 3) Reference letter highlighting the skills and abilities that make applicant best qualified for this scholarship 4) Farmer or food professional nomination explaining why the applicant deserves this scholarship.  Application must be postmarked no later than June 15, 2017 and needs to be mailed to Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarships, Monsanto Canada Inc. 900-One Research Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 6E3. Application and Food Professional Nomination Forms are available at www.monsanto.ca

 

Humanities for Young People

The Humanities for Young People (HYP) is a residential summer program at the University of King’s and it is intended for grade 9-11 students interested to develop their interpersonal and verbal skills and to pursue their passion for writing and reading. The program will enable students to experience a university life, and encourage their interests in literature, philosophy, history, politics and art.  Humanities for Young People camp runs from

July 7-16th, 2017. The theme for 2017 is ‘The Challenges of Reconciliation’.  In the mornings, students will attend lectures ranging from Greek tragedy, to contemporary

political theory, to indigenous culture and history. In the afternoons, students will attend workshops where they will have chance to develop interpersonal, creative, and academic skills.  In the evenings, students will work with artists, scholars and filmmakers from Nova Scotia’s indigenous communities and beyond. Interested students need to apply on line.  Applicants are requested to submit a brief statement of their interest in the Humanities and a letter of recommendation from an adult who knows them well. The fee is $1,100 and includes accommodation, meals, materials, lectures and excursions. Bursaries will be available to students with financial need. The application deadline is June 1, 2017. For more information or to apply visit http://hyp.ukings.ca

 

The National Union’s Scholarship Program for 2017

This year the National Union of Public and General Employees offers five scholarships to the children, grandchildren or foster children of the National Union’s members who plan to enroll a full-time post-secondary education at a Canadian public post-secondary education institution in 2017/2018. The amount of each scholarship

is $1,500. More information and online applications available at www.nupge.ca  A deadline to apply for any of the following scholarships is July 7th, 2017.

1) The Tommy Douglas Scholarshipis open to all students who plan to enter the first year of a post-secondary education. It will be awarded for the best 750-1000 words essay on “How Tommy Douglas contributed to making Canada a more just and equitable society.” 

2) The Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship is offered to all students with disabilities who plan to enter the first year of a post-secondary education. It will be awarded for the best 750-1000 words essay on “The importance of quality public services in enhancing the quality of life of people with disabilities.”

3) The Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians is open to all Aboriginal Canadian students who plan to enter the first year of a post-secondary education. It will be awarded for the best 750-1000 word essay on “The importance of quality public services in enhancing the quality of life of Aboriginal Canadians.”

4) The Scholarship for Visible Minorities is open to all visible minority students who plan to enter the first year of a post-secondary education. It will be awarded for the best 750-1000 word essay on “The importance of quality public services in enhancing the quality of life of visible minorities.” 

5) Brian Fudge Memorial Scholarship is open to all students entering a field of study in policing, criminal justice services, community services or health care services. It will be awarded for the best 750-1000 word essay on “The importance of their field of study in policing, criminal justice services or health care in delivering public services to Canadians.

 

Stepping Stones Career Fair

The Stepping Stones Career Fair is an interactive and fun career fair intended for Indigenous youth and for organizations that are serious and committed to hiring First Nation, Métis and Inuit people.  All First Nation, Metis or Inuit high school students are invited to attend the event. Furthermore, students who would like to participate in Stepping Stones Youth Talent Showcase are invited to submit their entry at www.steppingstonescareerfair.ca/youth.html  The event will be held on Tuesday, May 16th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm in Credit Union Evraz Place. Interested students must pre-register. For more information visit www.steppingstonescareerfair.ca or contact Amanda Worm by email at steppingstonecareerfair@gmail.com