CIP on October 26th CANCELLED

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Due to the labour dispute between Ontario’s 24 colleges and their faculty, the College Information Program scheduled for the Orillia campus of Georgian College has been CANCELLED.  Therefore, the HHS bus trip to this event has been CANCELLED.  This updates … Read More

UIP trip on Thursday

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HHS is running a bus to the University Information Program at BMLSS on Thursday, October 19. Meet with reps from all 21 Ontario universities in one place. The bus leaves at 12:30 pm and returns at 3:00 pm. The cost … Read More

Diversity needed in STEM in Canada

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Here is an interesting CBC news story about encouraging young women to enter the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math and that men and young men need to be allies in this movement. http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/fighting-gender-stereotypes-stem-1.4354302 If you’re planning to enter … Read More

Upcoming Road Trips

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Reps coming to HHS the week of October 16:  None.  However, you can go see them! HHS is running a bus to the University Information Program at BMLSS on Thursday, October 19.  Meet with reps from all 21 Ontario universities … Read More

Essay Contest

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Do you like to think?  Do you like to write?  Do you need $500? Carleton University is running its annual Bachelor of Humanities High School Essay Contest.  The question?  Is the unexamined life not worth living? For details, see the … Read More

PINs are coming!

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If you’re applying to university through OUAC (Ontario Universities’ Application Centre), you’ll need your OUAC PIN.  They will be available in Student Services starting on Monday (October 16).  That Personal Identification Number allows you to start your university application.

Scholarship Deadlines Approaching

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Deadlines are approaching for the Loran Scholarship (October 18), the Horatio Alger Scholarship (October 25) and the Morehead-Cain Scholarship (October 31), if you are attending the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. http://www.loranscholar.ca/becoming-a-scholar/ https://www.horatioalger.ca//en/scholarships http://www.moreheadcain.org/canadian/ The Canadian Program Liaison … Read More

FIRST Scholarships

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If you plan to enter an Engineering program, join the Robotics Club.  There are FIRST scholarship opportunities at both Ontario Colleges and Universities (up to $60,000 at McMaster), and, in order to qualify, you need to be an active member … Read More

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