The University of Toronto National Book Award

Oct 11/17 – (In-School Nomination Deadline) – The University of Toronto National Book Award  – The Book Award Program recognizes and rewards the very best Canadian secondary school students, regardless of which university those students choose to attend. These are students who demonstrate superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context. … Continue reading

University of Alberta ~ Group Online Chat

University of Alberta ~ Group Online Chat Do you have questions about the University of Alberta’s…programs, admissions, athletics, etc?  If so, take part in the U of A online group chats throughout the year. They are held from 5pm-7pm MST (4pm our Pacific Time). These chats allow students to sign in and ask real-time questions to … Continue reading

Loran Scholarships Program Deadlines 2017

Loran Scholarships Program Deadlines 2017: OCT 6/17 – In-School deadline for sponsorship forms to be submitted to the school representative to be considered for nomination. Deadlines for application to be received by Loran: -Sponsored Nomination Deadline OCT 18/17 -Direct Pool Deadline OCT 25/17 Loran Scholarships Program The Loran Awards program is open to graduating high school students. Renewable for up to four … Continue reading


RCMP YOUTH SQUAD 2017 – SEPT 28/17 – Application deadline 1:00 pm. Are you a Grade 10, 11 or 12 student interested in learning about work in Emergency Services?  If so, you are invited to apply to join the Fall 2017 Richmond RCMP Youth Squad Program.  This is an eight session program running on Thursday … Continue reading

MINI MED SCHOOL for High School Students

Mini Med School: Vancouver SEPT 25/17 – Registration Opens for MINI MED SCHOOL for High School Students. The next Mini Med School series will provide insight into the world of surgery. Presented by Dr. Kishore Mulpuri, 2017 Mini Med School Dean. The 6-week seminar series will be held at the Chan Centre for Family Health Education on the … Continue reading

Carnegie Mellon University (USA) Information Session in Metro Vancouver

OCT 12/17   Carnegie Mellon University (USA) Information Session in Metro Vancouver A representative from Carnegie Mellon University (located in Pittsburgh, PA, USA)  is holding an information session for students/parents in Metro Vancouver.  The session will be held on Thursday, October 12th, 7 p.m., at Collingwood School – Lecture Theatre, 70 Morven Drive, West Vancouver.  During the hour-long session, you’ll … Continue reading

Bishop’s University (Quebec) 2017-2018 News

Bishop’s University (Quebec) 2017-2018 News   Live virtual Campus Tour: Take a live student-led campus tour from any laptop, tablet or mobile device and learn about the options available at Bishop’s University. Date:  Saturday, October 21st 2017 at 7:00am (Pacific Daylight Time) To sign up visit:   Open House: Bishops will be holding two open house … Continue reading

Fall Volunteer Opportunities at Thompson Community Centre

Are you interested in volunteering?   Fall Volunteer Opportunities at Thompson Community Centre Location:  5151 Granville Ave, Richmond For more information call:  604 238-8422 Register at: Sports Assistants o   From September – December, Mon, Tues, Thurs, Sat Children’s Party Helper o   September 2017 – March 2018, Saturdays & Sundays Kids Swap Meet o   Saturday September 16, 2017, … Continue reading

KPU Offers New medicinal Chemistry Minor

KPU Offers New medicinal Chemistry Minor KPU is offering a new minor in medicinal chemistry this fall, that will train students in the processes of drug discovery and development. The first course in the minor, Natural Products Chemistry, will teach students about chemical compounds found in natural sources. Other courses in the program will cover drug discovery, … Continue reading

Richmond Youth Services Agency Volunteer Opportunities

Richmond Youth Services Agency Volunteer Opportunities (Two) Volunteer as a Tutor for Seniors – Open to youth 15 or older.  Students should be self-motivated, interested in leadership opportunities and enjoy working with seniors.  Activities include teaching seniors how to use basic technology such as smart-phones or other electronic devices.  Looking for students who speak English and … Continue reading