Category Archives: Class of 2020

Future Agents in Training

Future Agents in Training (FAIT) is an academy hosted by the FBI Cleveland Field Office that invites High School Students to receive hands- on training.  This Program works to educate and inform students about the mission of the FBI including criminal, Cyber threats, terrorism, and administrative functions.  Students learn from special agents, intelligence analysts, and a variety of professional staff about investigative tactics that include gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, and solving cases.  

When: June 19-22, 2018                                                                                                                       Times:  8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Requirements

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Enrolled in  an accredited high school, if home schooled student recognized by their district
  • 16 to 18 years old at the time of the academy
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Completed essay and letter of recommendation (see application)
  • Resides in Northern District of Ohio, served by the FBI cleveland Field Office
  • Must be present each day of the FAIT academy and responsible for own transportation 

For more information email cos.cv@fbi.gov.

To print an application please visit the “Community Outreach” link at: www.fbi.gov/cleveland

APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY: JANUARY 31, 2018

Stark State Symposium

THE WHAT

The Stark State College Student Symposium, presented by Stark State’s Honors Program Oversight Committee, is a one-day event celebrating the academic achievements and technical skills of our students and local high school students.

The Symposium will showcase the students’ faculty-guided, in-depth research, capstone projects, scholarly work, creative activities or science projects.

Students can choose to deliver their project as an oral presentation, poster presentation, project demonstration, or performances highlighting their scholarly work and academic success while also fostering career success and networking opportunities.

THE WHY

Teachers

  • showcase your students’ growth
  • put the spotlight on academic excellence
  • highlight the academic goals of your program and/or courses
  • learn about Stark State’s opportunities for your students

Students

  • present in a sociable and professional event
  • develop skills in public speaking, abstract writing and professional communication
  • build your resume as a participant in a scholarly event with opportunity for awards
  • network with potential employers
  • explore opportunities at Stark State, both during high school and as a college student
  • learn about transferability from Stark State to four-year bachelor’s degree programs

Timeline

Submissions will be accepted from November 2017 through February 2018. A symposium committee will review the submissions and those selected will present at the 2018 symposium.

Categories

  • course projects/research projects/ case studies
  • capstone projects
  • scholarly work
  • creative works
  • club service projects
  • student service projects
  • science fair projects

Stark State Symposium 

Women in Engineering Visit Day @ The University of Akron

The Donovan Breakfast honors one of The University of Akron longest standing donors in the college of Engineering, Margaret Donovan.   During this event you will get: a feel for the campus, receive advice  from students and professional in engineering, meet other female engineers and role models and do an engineering activities. Women in Engineering Visit day and Donovan  Breakfast is a casual event.  It’s our way of introducing you to engineering and what UA has to offer.  

  • Who: Open to  9th-12th graders with opportunity to meet other female engineers and role models       
  •  What: A dynamic half day program including labs, activities, speakers and a free breakfast.     
  • When: December 9, 2017   Starts @ 8:00 am 
  •  Where: The University of Akron Student Union Ballroom                                                                 Event flyer        To Register                                                    

Mental Heath Awareness Panel

On November 2, 2017 Theodore Roosevelt High School will be holding a mental health awareness panel. Members of the panel including: Coleman, Children’s Advantage and Townhall II. Topics discussed will include: depression, anxiety, stress and self-harm as well as information about the services offered at each organization. This a great opportunity to learn more about mental wellness and how to help your loved ones. The panel will begin at 7pm in the Richard Roberts Auditorium. This event is open to all community members.

 

College Financial Aid Information Night

College Financial Aid Information Night 

On Wednesday, October 4th @ 7:00 pm, there will be a program at the high school for all parents.   The Guidance Office, along with a Financial Aid Representative, from Kent State University will present the latest information on scholarships, paying for college, changes to the FAFSA and financial aid.  This is a “must” for all parents whose children may be going on to higher education.  All parents are welcome.  

Sophomore/Junior Class Parent Guidance Information Night

Sophomore/Junior Class Parent Guidance Information Night
 This Wednesday, September 27th will be our Sophomore/Junior Class Parent Guidance Information Night beginning at 7:00 pm in the Roosevelt auditorium.  School Counselor, Administrators and College Representative will share information about graduation requirements, Naviance, testing, and college prep with an opportunity for open dialogue at the end of our formal session.  Looking forward to seeing you!

 

College Admissions and ACT Preparation Seminar

College Sense Selective College Admissions and ACT Preparation Seminar

Monday, October 9, 2017 @ Theodore Roosevelt High School Auditorium from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

Students will:

  • hear how to construct their applications to reflect the best light on their potential and value to colleges of their choice
  • expect to hear little known insights about the admissions process
  • be exposed to the latest strategies and time management tips for the ACT
  • need to bring a calculator, pencils, and highlighter.

To Register:  Please see Mrs. Martha Pifer before Friday, October 6th, 2017.  The cost is $59.00 and checks should be made payable to Roosevelt High School.

College Sense letter to Students and Parents

Princeton Review ACT Strategy Session

ACT Strategy  Session 

Learn everything there is to know about the exam.  Meet a Princeton Review expert who will go over test content, walk you through some sample questions and show you score-raising strategies to use on test day. Registration is required for both the strategy session and the practice test.  Registration needs to be online.

  • What:         ACT Strategy Session
  • When :       Monday, September 25, 2017
  • Time:          6:30 PM to 8:00 PM  
  • Where:      Kent Free Library                      
  • Cost:            $0

 ENROLL NOW STRATEGY SESSION

  • What:         ACT Practice Test
  • When:        Saturday, September 30, 2017
  • Time:          10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Where:      Kent Free Library
  • Cost:            $0

ENROLL NOW PRACTICE TEST