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Monthly Archives: December 2014

Duke University: More than getting in

The Turner Chapel AME Church in Marietta, Georgia, hosts a teen Bible Study for high school juniors and seniors on the second Sunday of each month. Part of the meeting engages students in conversations regarding college preparation, planning, and admissions. … Continue reading

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January 2015 Scholarships

Deadline is January 7- Seniors who wish to attend the University of Texas- Dallas can apply for theMcDermott Award.  Student qualifications include: 1400 or higher on the two part SAT (verbal and math), 2100 or higher on the three part SAT, 32 or … Continue reading

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21st Century Leaders

  The 21st Century Leaders is a three-year leadership development program for high school students in the state of Georgia. Participants come from over 200 Georgia high schools and truly reflect the state’s diversity. Students hail from urban and rural settings … Continue reading

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TASP Summer Programs for Juniors

A Telluride Association Summer Program (TASP) is a six-week educational experience for high school juniors that offers challenges and rewards rarely encountered in secondary school or even college. Each program is designed to bring together young people from around the … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama: College Opportunity Summit

MRS. OBAMA:  Thank you.  (Applause.)  Thank you all so much.  Thank you.  Well, you guys rest yourselves.  You’ve been very busy.  (Laughter.)  You’re being spoken to a lot.  I hear my husband was here.  (Laughter.)  But it is truly a … Continue reading

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President Obama: College Opportunity Summit

The President: Hello! Thank you so much. Thank you! (Applause.) Please, please have a seat. Thank you so much. First of all, can everybody please give Chionque a big round of applause for her great story? (Applause.) We are proud … Continue reading

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