The Bachelor of Humanities invites submissions for its fifth annual High School Essay Contest. All High School or CÉGEP students are invited to submit an essay, of no more than 1000 words in length, answering the following question:
Is the unexamined life not worth living?
The contest winner and runner-up, as chosen by a panel of professors in the Bachelor of Humanities program, will receive $500 and $250respectively. The deadline for submissions is15 January 2018, and contest results will be announced by the end of March 2018.
Attention Grade 12 Gifted Learners please take note of this amazing opportunity! Please see Ms. Byrne if you are interested in applying!
Do you have an interest in Canadian politics and speak both official languages? Are you a Canadian citizen or permanent resident graduating from a high school/CEGEP with an overall average of at least 80 per cent?
The House of Commons Page Program is a unique opportunity to see the House of Commons in action, meet other youth from across the country, and earn approximately $16,000 for the year-long contract. Additionally, Carleton will award up to 15 scholarships to students in the House of Commons Page program who are entering an undergraduate degree program at Carleton University. Valued at $1,000, the scholarship is awarded in addition to other Entrance Scholarships.
The deadline to apply for the House of Commons Page Program is December 4, 2017.
A Reminder of this Awesome Opportunity coming up in October! Please see Ms. Byrne in Resource for more details!
Go ENG Girl Event - October 14
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The Faculty of Engineering at the University of Ottawa would like to extend a special invitation to girls in grade 7 to grade 10 to participate in the Go ENG Girl event.
This free event will give girls the opportunity to explore the exciting field of engineering through activities designed just for them!
This year, the University of Ottawa will be holding the event at two locations:
The drop-off and pick-up location will be inside the main entrance of the Site building.
A pizza lunch will be included. Registration is required online at http://events.onwie.ca
We are asking your help to promote this event to your female students in grade 7 to grade 10.
Please find a link for a letter with the information that you could use to promote this event to your students at the very bottom of this email. Language: This event will be bilingual
La Faculté de génie de l’Université d’Ottawa a le grand plaisir d’inviter les jeunes filles de la 7eà la 10 eannée à participer à l’événement « GÉNIales, les filles ».
Cet événement gratuit donnera aux jeunes filles l’occasion de découvrir l’univers incroyable du génie. Joignez-vous à nous pour des activités pratiques et amusantes!
Cette année, l'Université d'Ottawa offrira l'évènement à deux endroits :
Vous pourrez porter et venir chercher votre fille à l'intérieur de l'entrée principale du pavillon ÉItI.
Un diner-pizza sera fourni! Inscriptions requises au http://events.onwie.ca
Nous vous demandons votre aide afin de promouvoir cet événement auprès de vos étudiantes de 7eà la 10eannée!
Vous trouverez une lettre d'information que vous pourrez distribuer à vos élèves au bas de ce courriel. Langue : Cet évènement sera offert dans un environnement bilingue. Années : De la 7eà la 10eannée
Think "green," please consider the environment before printing this email.
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