Holiday Hiring!

Many stores are hiring for the holidays!  These employers are looking for dependable and friendly individuals that are a minimum age of 16.   Don’t see a business you’re interested in on the list?   Reach out to companies and ask if they are hiring!  Click the store name in the attached document to find out more information.

Stores-for-Holiday-Hiring

Financial Aid Handbook Book Club!

Join us for an exciting book club! 

Book: The Financial Aid Handbook: Getting the Education You Want for the Price You Can Affordwritten by two college admissions counselors with 80 years of experience

Where: CHS North Commons

When: Thursday, November 2 & Thursday, November 16

Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

What: This book club is a one-stop guide to the college selection process and covers…

  • The nine biggest myths about paying for college
  • A step-by-step guide to completing the FAFSA and CSS Profile
  • The ultimate guide to federal, state, and private student loans
  • How to predict scholarship dollars with the Merit Aid Profile
  • How to negotiate with the Financial Aid office

How: 

See you on November 2!

Looking for Volunteer Hours?

In honor of Veteran’s Day, S&VEN at the Clark County Food Bank will be held on Friday, November 10 (Veteran’s Day Holiday).  They will provide two fast, fun, food repack opportunities featuring music, a photo booth, and lunch. Throughout the entire event, they are sharing hunger-related facts and work to inspire participants to continue to serve within their community.

For additional information and how to register, see the attached flyer.

  2017 SVEN Flyer – 10_02_17

The Kaiser Permanente Scholarship is Now Open!!

kaiser-permanente-defaultStudents interested in pursuing a degree in the Medical Field; the 2017-2018 Kaiser Permanente Scholarship is now available! They are awarding amounts of $2,000, $5,000 or $10,000 to at least one qualified college-bound high school Senior at CHS! Qualified applicants have a min of 2.5 GPA, plan on pursuing an education and Career in the Medical Field and plan on enrolling Full Time, in a College or University for the Fall of 2018.  The registration deadline is December 6th, 2017.  Application can be accessed here:Kaiser Permanente

WSU-Vancouver Will be Hosting Various Financial Aid Workshops!

They are offering this workshop at various times throughout the Fall season. You are expected to learn the following:

*Different ways to pay for college-Grants, loans, savings, scholarships & work.
* Which money is free and which needs to be paid back
*Important forms, dates and deadlines
*Scholarship Strategies and much more!

The events will be held the following dates:
Wednesday, September 27th at 6pm
Thursday, October 12th at 7:30pm

Tuesday, October 24th at 6pm
Wednesday, November 15th at 6pm
Saturday, December 9th at 3pm

You can access all of this information and more at the following website:WSU-Vancouver Fall Financial Aid Workshops

College Goal Washington Has An Upcoming Event!

College Goal WA is a free event to help families file and complete a FAFSA or WASFA. This event will be held at Clark College and is open to the public regardless of where students are considering attending college.

This year’s College Goal Washington event will include:

FAFSA/WASFA Completion Lab
Presentations on-Resources for DREAMers
Scholarships
      Succeeding in College
Financial Literacy

Details about the Event:

Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017

Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm

 Location: Scarpelli Hall, Clark College Main Campus

Automotive Open House Event

Seniors, Do you have an interest or desire to work in the field of Automotive Technology?
The Clark College Automotive Department welcomes students and their families to learn about our Dealer Ready Automotive Technology programs. The event will be held on Thursday, October 26th from 6-8 pm. With a program history that spans more than 40 years, They have received community recognition for producing top-tier automotive technicians with our focus on hands-on learning and partnerships with dealerships that include Toyota, Honda, Dick Hannah, and Audi.

Tour our 14,000 square foot facility, meet with faculty and staff, and learn about our certificate and associate degree options.

The event will feature opportunities to connect with dealership managers and professional technicians to find about career opportunities. Food and refreshments will be available.

RSVP to this event at the provided link: RSVP