Academic Insight Days at MS State This spring semester there will be ACADEMIC INSIGHT DAYS at Mississippi State. These are college specific events for students who have been admitted to Mississippi State. These events are designed to give admitted students a closer look at the academic college that houses the major they are interested in pursuing. Registration for these events is online. There is no charge to attend these events.
February 22 - Bagley College of Engineering
February 16 - College of Architecture, Art, & Design, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences, College of Forest Resources, College of Business, & Veterinary Medical Technology
February 23 - College of Education, College of Arts & Sciences
American Musical and Dramatic Academy American Musical and Dramatic Academy is pleased to announce their 2019 National Audition Tour for admissions. Admission to AMDA requires an audition. AMDA offers numerous audition opportunities in locations throughout the US and World. We also provide appointments at both AMDA campuses in New York City and Los Angeles. AMDA offers multiple Bachelor of Fine Arts Degrees and Professional Conservatory Programs in the performing arts.
BB's Bridge Building Ambassadors BB's Bridge Building Ambassadors is an educational program designed to offer young people the kind of hope and opportunity that were not available to Riley B. King in the Delta during his youth. This program will provide Delta area youth the opportunity to become actively involved with the Museum. 9th-12th grade students from the Indianola area public and private schools are eligible to apply. Students in the ambassador program are expected to attend Saturday workshops the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month from 9 am - 12 noon. If you are interested, please come by Mrs. Barrier's classroom and pick up an application. They will be in the black baskets outside her office door. The deadline to apply is Sept. 25. If you have any questions, please call Verna Ransom, Educational Consultant at 662-887-9539 ext. 225.
Duke TIP (Talent Identification Program) Wide array of summer and online enrichment programs for gifted students in grades 5-12.
56th Anuual U.S. Senate Youth Program The United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) is an intensive week-long educational experience and scholarship sponsored by the United States Senate for outstanding high school students who are interested in pursuing careers in public service. If you are a high school junior or senior already serving as an elected official in your student body or other state or community organization, you may already be qualified to apply.The 55th annual program will be held in Washington, D.C., from March 2 – 9, 2019. Go to: http://ussenateyouth.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/2017-USSYP-Brochure.pdf to see brochure.
Global Young Innovators Initiative Global Young Innovators Initiave: Impact Through Leadership is an Envision summer program in partnership with Leadership Initiatives. You have the option to attend the program at one of these prominent campuses: Harvard University in Boston, Emory University in Atlanta, the University of Chicago, or the University of California, Los Angeles. You will join other bright young minds from around the world to study and develop solutions for existing and emerging global issues. you’ll serve as a real-life international business consultant for a small business in Nigeria. Along with a mentor and a team of other students, you’ll collaborate via Skype with a local Nigerian business owner to develop creative and sustainable solutions to the challenges their business or community faces. Please see Mrs. Barrier if you are interested in attending.
Magnolia Boys State The 78th Session of Boys State will be held at Ole Miss in Oxford May 24 - May 30, 2020. The local American Legion likes to sponsor junior boys. If you are interested, you can register online at www.msboysstate.com beginning Jan. 1. After you have completed the online registration, you will need to print the information pack, which includes 2 of the necessary documents. First, the School Counselor's form must be filled out by Mrs. Barrier. 2nd, the Local Legion Contact form must be signed by the local American Legion Post Commander or Adjutant.
The 72nd session of Girls State will take place at Southern MS in Hattiesburg June 7-12, 2020. The local American Legion Auxiliary likes to sponsor junior girls. Applications may be downloaded at www.missala.com and submitted to the state office in Jackson. Deadlines and contact information are included in the application packet. The state office telephone number is (601) 353-3681 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
McLean Entrepreneurial Leadership Program The purpose of the McLean Entrepreneurial Leadership Program is to foster dialogue about how Mississippi can utilize resources through the University of Mississippi to address some of the state’s most pressing needs. Outcomes of the program are designed to help stimulate business in local communities, improve educational systems, and strengthen the conversation between the university and community members. In this first summer, the goal of the program will be to introduce an initial cohort of students from around the state (30-40) to the entrepreneurial spirit of community development. The summer institute will focus on four main areas: Entrepreneurship, Environmental Sustainability, Health and Wellness, Data & Demographics. Rising 10-11 Graders: May - June , 2019 Apply online. Students must submit their registration online, complete and mail a printable medical form, also provide a signed copy of the Pre-College Guidelines and Rules, and submit with payment to the Office of Pre-College Programs by May , 2019. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Camps are limited to 30 students per week. A minimum of 10 students must be enrolled in order for the camp to take place. PLEASE NOTE: If registering more than one student, each student must be registered separately. For more information, contact: Phone: 662-915-7621 Fax: 662-915-1535
MDCC Summer school schedule & course listings
Go to http://www.msdelta.edu/index.php/2013-06-13-14-42-22 for Summer 2019 Course Listings
Mississippi Governor's School is a tuition-free residential honors program that offers uniquely creative academic and leadership experiences to students with exceptional abilities and achievements. For 2 weeks each June, MGS invites rising high school juniors and seniors from all over the state to the campus of Mississippi University for Women. More information about the admission requirements can be found at www.muw.edu/govschool. Applications open on Sept. 1 and the priority deadline to apply is October 31, 2019.
Music Camp at Mississippi College Music Camp at Mississippi College is a residential music camp for piano, voice, organ, and instrumental students of all ability levels with lessons offered in guitar and composition. This camp is for those who have completed 6th grade - graduating seniors. The cost of the camp is $500. Applications available at music.mc.edu/musicamp. For more info., email email@example.com or call 601-925-3440. The camp will be held June 28 - July 3.
National Youth Leadership Forum: Law & CSI At the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF): Law & CSI, you will experience the full range of professions that exist in legal and forensic science fields and explore your opportunities for the future. This six-day summer program is held in Washington, DC. - See more at: http://www.envisionexperience.com/explore-our-programs/nylf-law-and-csi#sthash.WQGtmh6I.dpuf
National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine At the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF): Medicine program you will:
• Take part in unique site visits to the nation’s best medical schools and health care facilities.
Take an interactive role in the study and practice of medicine and the delivery of health care.
Experience firsthand the challenges facing medical students and health care professionals.
Assume the role of patient and emergency responder in our realistic disaster triage simulation.
Meet and interact with leading physicians and medical students at top medical institutions.
Be eligible to receive college credit from George Mason University by completing the program.