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#DUit Workshops - College Prep Event
These workshops offer you all the resources and help you need to get ready for college this fall.  The workshops will be held on Saturday, April 22 at the WA Lettings Campus of Davenport University (6191 Kraft Ave SE, Grand Rapids).  Attend all or part of the day between 12 pm and 4 pm.  RSVP under special events.
 
Policing Day
Baker College of Owosso invites students interested in meeting representatives from multiple policing agencies to learn more about potential law enforcement careers on April 28.  Space is limited; RSVP as soon as possible.
 
U of M-Dearborn Spring Open House
This event will be held on April 22 from 12-3:30 and is designed especially for high school sophomores and juniors to learn about the Michigan tradition and experience first-hand what it is like to attend a top-ranked university.  Students and families will have the opportunity to learn about admissions and fiancial aid, tour the campus and explore the many resources and services offered at UM-Dearborn.  
 
Agricultural Operations Certificate 
A new partnership between Kellogg Community College and Michigan State University will allow students to earn an Associate in General Studies degree at KCC while simultaneously earning an Agricultural Operations Certificate through MSU -- with all coursework completed entirely at KCC. 
 
 
Calvin Young Women's Business Institute
Know a young woman interested in a business career?  The Calvin Young Women's Business Institute is an exciting (and free) 3 day summer program (June 21-23), for young women who are entering their Junior or Senior Year of high school in the fall of 2017.  Participants will live on the campus of Calvin College, interact with professors and network with business leaders from places like Amway, Steelcase, United Way and Wolverine Worldwide.  Applications are due May 15.
 
 
Michigan Youth Leadership Training Camp
MIYLT is a camp desidned for students in grades 9-12 to become impactful leaders in their schools and communities.  The camp is held at Camp Tuhsmeheta in Greenville from June 25-30.  Cost is $20 per camper.
 
 
2017 Junior Visit Days
James Madison College is MSU's college for public and international affairs.  Graduates of James Madison College go on to careers in government, policits, business, education, and human services, as well as continue their education at top graduate and law schools.  Explore what James Madison College has to offer.
 
 
Talk and Career Series
The Kent Intermediate School District (KISD) is hosting Talk & Tour Career Series.  These evening events are like getting 5 job shadows in one!  Students and parents will hear directly from a panel of professionals, have an opportunity to ask career questions and may tour the organization's workspace.
  
 
Scholarships 
A list of scholarships is available in the column to the right under information for TK Seniors.
 

 

Looking for a job in health care?
You could be ready to enter the growing field of health care in just six months or less.   Get the answers you need to make an informed decision about which career is right for you at free information sessions that will be held at GRCC.  Training is offered for careers as a medical assitant or phlebotomist.  Certified Nurse's Aid program will be added soon.
 
 
College Open Houses
For a listing of college open houses, click on the College Open Houses and Visits link in the column to the right.
 
 
College Representative and Military Visits at TK
Visits will be held during lunch periods in the cafeteria or on main street.
 
 
Army - April 26
Marines - 2nd Wednesday of month 
Airforce - 3rd Tuesday of month
Navy - 3rd Thursday of month
 
 
Summer Youth Programs at Michigan Tech
Registration is open for the 2017 Summer Youth Programs at Michigan Technological University.  Students currently in grades 6-11 are invited to participate in more than 50  explorations on the MTU campus ranging from STEM to business.  Students will discover and learn about various fields through hands-on laboratory, classroom, and field experiences while living in the residence halls with other crazy smart students. Competitive Scholarship Programs are available.
 
 
YES Scholarship for Study Abroad
Full scholarships are available to students who would like to study abroad!
 
 
KCC Nursing, Allied Health program applications are available now
Applications for Kellogg Community College's 2017-2018 Nursing and Allied Health programs - including Dental Hygiene, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Physical Therapist Assistant and Radiography programs are available now.
 
  
Study Abroad this summer
Hillsdale College is offering high school students the chance to study abroad with their faculty while earning Hillsdale College credit.  The two-week program includes options for travel to England, France, or Italy.  Students can also opt to learn more about the history of the United States with travel to Gettysburg, Philadelphia and Washington DC.
 
 
18 year old males are required to register with Selective Service
Registration is required to stay eligible for Federal Student Loans and Grants, State Student Aid, most Federal jobs and jobs with the US Postal Service.  It's easy and it's the law.  Register at any US Post Office or at sss.gov.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Need a transcript?
Requests for transcripts are completed online.  TK works in conjunctions with Parchment for transcripts to be securely requested and sent to colleges. Instructions are available here.
ACT Testing
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