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SCAD FutureProof – Friday, Jan. 29

See what’s next in tech, innovation, and design at SCAD FutureProof on Friday, Jan. 29, 12-3 p.m. ET

Join pioneering pros from Uber, Watson Studio at IBM, and more as they preview the innovative ideas and technology on course to change our world. 

At  FutureProof, students can gain exclusive insider access to the power of innovation from anywhere in the globe. Tune in for deep dives on the intersection of design and tech, takeaways from the Consumer Electronics Show 2021, the creative leadership skills needed to succeed in the future, and more

 

Presented by SCAD, the preeminent site for the study and practice of design thinking, this digital event illuminates the university’s cutting-edge programs and creative career preparation in industrial designUX design,  service designdesign managementadvertising, and more.

SCAD Admission invites students to gain free access to all presentations. View the full schedule of events and register for passes online.

For questions and more information, email Jenny Jaquillard at jjaquill@scad.edu.

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Apply to EEI or BMEI at the Johns Hopkins Engineering Innovation for Summer 2021

Designed for intellectually curious high-school students, the Johns Hopkins Engineering Innovation’s online summer courses allow curiosity to flourish through imaginative, hands-on STEM-based activities.

 

Registration is now open for summer 2021.

Offered virtually this summer, Explore Engineering Innovation is designed by trusted scientists and engineers from Johns Hopkins University, so you can be sure the academic rigor and ingenuity runs deep throughout the course. Participants build a spaghetti bridge, program a microcontroller, pitch an imaginary product or service, and more. Students also have the opportunity to earn college credit.

In Biomedical Engineering Innovation students model biological systems and design experiments to test their models. They use engineering principles to solve problems that are biological, physiological, and/or medical. Ever wonder how to improve your body’s strength, efficiency, or reaction time? Test your own theory during the independent research project. Students who earn an A or B will receive three college credits from Johns Hopkins.

 

Watch a short video that highlights how the innovation are reimagining engineering—one future at a time.

Apply to EEI or BMEI soon, as spaces fill fast.

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Summer Discover – Summer Institute for Gifted

SIG: The Summer Institute for the Gifted, the esteemed three-week program for gifted and talented students ages 5-17, will now be operated by Summer Discovery.

What does this mean for students? SIG adds more than 75 exciting and challenging STEAM, humanities, and fitness courses to the Summer Discovery portfolio of program offerings, hosted at prestigious college campuses nationwide, and a dedicated team of professionals to assist students and families.

Please join UCLA, Summer Discovery on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 for an in depth look at the SIG programs as well as the application and enrollment processes.

 

To register for the virtual training, please click on one of the links below:

• Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 8:30am (EDT)
• Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 1:00pm (EDT)
• Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 8:30pm (EDT)
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If you register for one of the webinars and then find you cannot join, UCLA will send you a recording and PDF of the presentation for reference. Please join UCLA in welcoming SIG to the Summer Discovery family. In the meantime, if students have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Summer Discovery team:

Susan Kornick, Relationship Manager – Educational Consultants and Advisors at susank@summerdiscovery.com or +1-516-414-5556

Halley Campbell, Relationship Manager – Schools and Associations at halley@summerdiscovery.com or +1-516-414-5524

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Biomedical Engineering Innovation – High School Students

Students who excel in math and science have an extended invitation designed for students curious in science. Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering Innovation offers a challenging and fun online course that sparks an interest in engineering and STEM exploration.

This opportunity will help future students earn college credit with more advanced students currently studying. Applications are being accepted for the January 25, 2021 course, so there is still time to apply!

 

Johns Hopkins faculty created the Biomedical Engineering Innovation course to encourage creativity and instill confidence in students. In the course, students will model human efficiency and the cardiovascular system and design experiments to test these models and more. And students have the opportunity to earn college credit and strengthen their college applications!

Read more about the course Biomedical Engineering Innovation, scheduled for January 25–April 23, 2021

Email Johns Hopkins University with any questions.

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Emigrating Marist Our Community

Marist College invite students to their upcoming Virtual International Day Information Session taking place Thursday, November 19. There are a number of time slots students may choose from corresponding diffrent regions of the world.

 

Register today to learn more about life at Marist from students who reside outside of the US. Did you know that less than half of Marist students are from New York, with 47 states and 64 countries are represented in our student body?
Here’s what they can expect during our upcoming Virtual International Day Information Session:

 

  • Get to know more about Martis by contacting Joe Giacalone, the Marist College admission counselor. Students from around the world who attend Marist through their live Q&A where students can learn more about experiences at Marist, or Joe Giacalone who can answer any questions you might have about submitting a Marist application, life as a Red Fox, and more!
  • Learn about 90 majors, minors, and concentrations and how students can utilize our Center for Career Services to explore career and internship resources, graduate school advisement, job search preparation, and much more.
  • Explore 70+ short-term, semester, and academic year abroad programs to help students enhance their global perspective and create memories to last a lifetime, all while working towards their degree.
  • Discover different opportunities for real-world experience including internships, student-faculty collaborative research, and access to advanced technology. Almost 85% of Marist students complete at least one internship, with many completing two or more!
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Joint European Campus Open Day

Webster Leiden Campus is happy to share another upcoming event with you.  Webster is joining with their Campuses in Geneva, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria to bring students a Virtual European Open House on November 12th.  This unique opportunity will allow you to become more familiar with 3 of Webster’s European campuses at the same time.  Admissions Officers will be available to answer questions and a current student from each location will share a brief presentation.  For more information, feel free to contact Erica Wagner the recruitment and admissions officer for the Webster community by email.

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?

Erica Wagner, Recruitment and Admissions Officer

Webster Leiden Campus / Webster University – USA
Boommarkt 1 | 2311 EA Leiden | The Netherlands
Tel.: +31 (0)71 516 8000

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Utrecht University – November & December

Applications to Utrecht University have opened!

The application period for the 2021-2022 academic year opened at the beginning of the month. Utrecht University are advising students to apply as early as possible! You can find the entry requirements, required documents, and application deadlines on the website of specific programmes students might be interested in. General information about applying for Utrecht University can be found here.

There are some scholarships available. However, keep in mind that the deadlines for many scholarships can be earlier than the programme’s deadlines. You can find more information about the scholarships and eligibility here.

 

The Online Bachelor’s Open Day

Looking for more opportunities to connect with our staff? Register to join our Online Bachelor’s Open day 20 & 21 November! This is an opportunity to get an inside look at the programmes that interest you. Utrecht also set aside sessions especially for students joining the Open Day internationally.

Friday Registration Online Bachelor’s Open Day »

Saturday Registration Online Bachelor’s Open Day »

 

Go Dutch! Virtually Orange: The Online Dutch University Festival

You can also find Utrecht at the Virtually Orange Online University Festival!

Register here »

 

Online Study in Holland Fairs

Additionally, the university will be at both of the Online Study in Holland Fairs!

Asia event sign up- 18 Nov »

Latin America event sign up – 12 Dec »

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Information Session on the World Bachelor in Business

Please join Bocconi Bachelor Team for an event designed to answer all of your questions about the world’s first three-school, three-degree, four-year business program: the World Bachelor in Business.

 

November 10
7:30 AM CET, Germany

This one-hour Zoom webinar session includes a detailed overview shared by each school’s faculty academic director and features current-students, alumni and admissions representatives.
Please click the link below to reserve your spot, as spaces are limited.

Register Now

 

Contact:

Bocconi University
Guidance and Recruitment Office
undergraduate.services@unibocconi.it 
(+39) 025836.5930
www.unibocconi.eu/wbb

HKUST Business School
Undergraduate Programs Office
wbb@ust.hk
(+852) 2358-6042
wbb.ust.hk

USC Marshall School of Business
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
busadm@marshall.usc.edu
(+1) 213-740-8885
wbb.usc.edu

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Minerva Community – October News

The Minerva Baccalaureate program builds upon the best in modern high school education by focusing on cross-course learning, application of concepts, and multi-dimensional skill development. The program is designed to integrate with existing high school curricula, helping institutions increase differentiation and improve overall learning outcomes.
Learn more about the Minerva Baccalaureate

 

Alumnus Mai Amit, Class of 2019, recently presented at the ReForum conference about how Minerva’s innovative curriculum and global rotation uniquely prepared her for success in the evolving, modern workforce. Her session begins at 51:16 and the password to view the video is “PROSHE”.
Watch her presentation

 

Minerva welcomed a new Master of Decision Analysis (MDA) cohort at Convocation, where MDA Head Instructor and professor Casey Saenger encouraged students to advance both their professional lives and society at large.        Read his comments

 

For most institutions, this year was an abrupt shift to remote learning, shedding light on the deficiencies of most approaches to online instruction. Sharan Singh, Managing Director of Strategic Partnerships at Minerva Project, explains the value of Minerva’s unique model in a recent ASU+GSV Virtual Summit discussion.        Watch the session

 

Want to learn more?

Email or visit the website.

 

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Bentley’s Day for Diversity and Inclusion

Students are invited to Bentley’s virtual Diversity and Inclusion preview day on Sunday, October 25. Join current students, faculty, staff and see first-hand Bentley’s commitment to supporting and maintaining a diverse campus community.

 

The virtual preview day showcases the ways we support all members of Bentley, including people of color, international students, first-generation students, the LGBTQ+ community and more. Connect with current students, faculty and staff, take a virtual tour, and hear more about our admission and financial aid processes.

 

Diversity and Inclusion Preview Day
Sunday, October 25, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Presentation
  • Interactive Workshop Experiences
  • Faculty Office Hours
  • Chat with Current Students and Community Members
  • Admission and Financial Aid Presentation
  • Virtual Campus Tour

 

For more information and to register, please visit the website.