December 2, 2016

MARK YOUR CALENDAR:

Final Exam Schedule for Term 2

Wednesday, Dec. 21                

Thursday, Dec. 22                

YOU’VE BEEN CAUGHT SOARING- WAY TO GO!

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS:

LUNCH FOR: December 2

SPORTS

Please check our LSW Calendar for upcoming sporting events and for any updates on the events.

http://www.heartlandathleticconference.org/g5-bin/client.cgi?G5genie=406&school_id=8

SENIORS:

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College Visits

COUNSELING CENTER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Term 2's Hawk Food Mart will be held Tuesday, December 13th in the A118 Forum between 2:15 and 3:30 pm. A variety of grocery items will be provided by the Food Bank of Lincoln. Gently used clothing will also be available. The Hawk Food Mart is open to students, staff, and their families. There are no costs or income restrictions for participating in this event.

Please click here  or read below to view additional resources and information available to eligible students and families in Lincoln and surrounding areas.

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Eat, Shop, and Be Merry when you attend the annual LSW Boosters' Holiday Boutique on Thursday, December 15th from 4:00 to 8:00 pm in the Commons Area. This year, FCCLA will offer soups and holiday treats at the concession stand. The LSW Art Club along with several other vendors will have a variety of hand-crafted and retail products available for sale. From 4:00 to 7:00 pm, Dr. Simpson-Kirkland and Ms. Jean-Baptiste will provide musical prelude before the LSW Jazz Band performs their winter concert for shoppers in the Commons Area. The concert begins at7:00 pm.

Vendors donate at least 25% of their sales to the Adopt-A-Hawk Program, which assists LSW students and families during the holiday season as well as throughout the year. Last year, the LSW Holiday Boutique raised $400 for the Adopt-A-Hawk Program. Vendors for the 2016 Holiday Boutique include:

Bookish                                 FCCLA                                   Inspired Jewel

It Works Products               izaBowa Boutique               JaiKs Designs

Knitting Novelties               Living Art                              LSW Art Club

Norwex                                 Origami Owl Jewelry          re*storied DESIGNS

Snows Crafts                       Upcycle                                 Young Living Essential Oils

 Lipsense

A variety of handcrafted and retail items will be available for shoppers to buy as gifts or for themselves.  Products will include:

Baby & Children’s Clothing    *    Bicycle Bag   *    Boot Cuffs   *   Coasters   *   Door Décor   *   Essential Oils   *   Gift Items   *   Hair Accessories   *   Hand-Knit Winter Wear   *   Healthy Lifestyle Products   *   Holiday Décor   *   Home Décor   *   Jewelry   *   Ornaments   *   Original Artwork   * Paper Crafts   *   Shawls   *   Succulent Plants   *   Wood Décor   *   Women's Accessories   *   Women's Clothing   *   Wreaths   *   Beauty Products   *   Organic Bath Items & Beauty Items

We hope you will be able to join us for this event and make the holidays brighter for others while also doing your holiday shopping! You are invited to share the LSW Holiday Boutique flier,  please clickhere to download and print.  To view and/or share the 2016 LSW Holiday Boutique flier, please click hereTo visit and/or share the LSW Holiday Boutique Facebook page athttps://www.facebook.com/events/1607805726195941/?ti=icl.

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Students are often curious where participants from our summer programs end up going to college.  Below is a great video made by our Summer College alumni who are now attending Duke and some good news about where past participants are currently attending college.  

Curious about what Duke Summer College/Academy students are up to now?  Click on the link below to take a look at the video below to hear from a few of our past students who are living their dream by studying at Duke University:

http://duke.us9.list-manage.com/track/click?u=ae00249cacde9c5531ef18867&id=d19062db3d&e=18d465e4fc

Duke Summer College/Academy alumni: Where Are They Now?
Check out the notable colleges and universities Alumni are currently attending:
Duke University (24 currently enrolled), Harvard, Princeton, Stanford, Columbia, University of Pennsylvania, Brown, University of Chicago, Northwestern, Dartmouth, University of California – Berkeley, Wellesley, Amherst, Swarthmore, Bowdoin, Middlebury, Vanderbilt, Notre Dame, John’s Hopkins, Cornell, Emory, Washington University, Carnegie Mellon, University of Virginia, and New York University.

APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE IN EARLY DECEMBER FOR YOUR SUMMER AT DUKE!

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Students are easily overwhelmed by all the choices they need to make before graduating. Getting answers to the right questions will make the planning a little easier.

Download this brand-new, FREE eBook—5 Questions Students Must Ask While College and Career Planning—for college and career planning tips, strategies, and other advice. Student will learn:

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Recurring Announcements:

Native American students interested in attending the Native American Leadership conference visit onWednesdayNovember 30th, please turn in your permission slips to the counseling center this week.

ATTENTION SENIORS. THE SENIOR PHOTO DEADLINE FOR THE YEARBOOK HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO THE END OF NOVEMBER. IF YOU DID NOT TURN YOUR SENIOR PICTURE IN, YOU HAVE UNTIL WEDNESDAYNOVEMBER 30TH TO DO SO. PLEASE GO TO THE LPS HOMEPAGE TO UPLOAD YOUR PHOTOS. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, SEE MISS BENSON IN ROOM C110.