Attention all freshman and sophomore women: the University of Rochester is hosting a FREE Pre-College Experience in Physics this summer from July 8-19. No prior experience in physics required and NO HOMEWORK! Go to Community Programs at www.pas.rochester.edu
for more information and an application, due by April 30th.
The Polish Heritage Society of Rochester
is sponsoring a writing competition for high school students in grades nine through twelve. Interested students will submit an essay of six hundred words or longer discussing a Polish-American who has made a significant contribution to the arts. The author of the essay deemed to be the best overall will receive a prize of $1000.00 The author of the best essay from each of the remaining grade levels will each receive a prize of $200.00.
One lucky student will win a $40,000 Scholarship + a bonus $5,000 Tech Package!*
Eligible sophomores and juniors who register for the April, June, or July 2019 US national test dates may enter. During registration, check YES to opt-in to the ACT Scholarship Giveaway for your chance to win. It’s just that easy!
Go to act.org/ACTScholarshipGiveaway to learn more.
The Institute of Optics, part of the University of Rochester, is offering our summer Photon Camp! The camp is a FREE, one-week program where rising high school juniors and seniors can explore the growing field of optics and optical engineering. Students spend the week attending faculty lectures, visiting the Laser Lab, and working on projects in the Institute of Optics laboratories. Photon Camp is geared towards students with a strong background in math and physics.
For more information, student testimonials, and for students to apply please visit our website at: https://www.hajim.rochester.edu/optics/about/photon-camp.html