Alberta Post Secondary Open House Schedule

"Open House" is a great opportunity for students considering post secondary options.  The 2018/2019 Open House Schedule for Alberta institutions is now available.  

Company Program

“COMPANY PROGRAM”

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Have you ever thought about starting your own business? How about working for a local start-up company? Or, are you just wondering how to get a step ahead of the competition and boost your resume?

Whether you are interested in business and entrepreneurship, or simply looking for something fun to do after school with friends, Junior Achievement`s “Company Program” may be the answer for you!

Over the course of 5 months (October to February) you will work with a group of fellow students under the guidance of community business professionals to dream up, start, and run your very own company. With the opportunity to earn 3 credits of Work Experience, make some money, and develop your leadership skills, what`s not to love?!

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For more information, please contact Stephanie Jones at sjones@jasouthalberta.org.

University of Alberta Info Session - Oct 24

The University of Alberta will be at Notre Dame Oct 24!

Group Presentation during NDHS

Location: Learning Commons

Time: 10:12am  - 10:42am

Sign up is required!

Advising Appointments

Location: Learning Commons - Quiet Study

Time: 10:45am - 11:45 am

Sign up is required!

Augustana Info Booth - Oct 29

Augustana will have an info booth set up during lunch in the Gathering Area on Monday Oct 29.  Stop by to learn about programs offered.

ND Scholarship Info Session - Nov 2

The Career Center will be hosting a Scholarship Info Session on Fri Nov 2 during NDHS in the Learning Commons, providing an overview of scholarship resources and things to consider in making applications.  Sign up with Ms Halter is required.

U of A Entrance Scholarships and Awards Online Info Session - Nov 13

Registration is not yet available for this session but students will be able to sign up at uab.ca/awards and uab.ca/recruitmentevents soon.  The online session will take place Nov 13 at 5 pm online.

Ambrose University Info Booth - Nov 14

Ambrose University will have an info booth set up during lunch in the Gathering Area on Wednesday Oct 14.  Stop by to learn about programs offered.

UBC “Your Degree at UBC” Info Session - Calgary - Nov 17

Date: Nov 17

Time: 10:00am - 12:30 pm

Location: Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire

Visit https://you.ubc.ca/tours-info-sessions/visits-canada/#alberta to register

Career Spotlight: RCMP - Nov 22

Cst. Christopher Gilroy will inform students on career opportunities with the RCMP and important details on the application process.  This session will take place Nov 22 during NDHS in the Learning Commons.  Sign up with Ms. Halter is required.

Red Deer College Creative Arts Student For A Day - Nov 23

This is a great way to see what the Creative Arts program has to offer.  Registration is required - email creativearts@rdc.ab.ca to confirm your spot!

Career Expo 2019 - May 2

Career Expo 2019 will be taking place on May 2 at Red Deer College.  All grade 11 students will be attending this event.  More details to follow in the new year.

My Pass

It is important for students to be responsible for their own academic records and course information. All students are required to sign up for an account in "My Pass."

Career Planning Resources

Interested in doing some career planning or exploration? These resources can help you:

My Blueprint

ALIS

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for volunteer opportunities in your community? Check out Volunteer Central, a database of volunteer postings by area. Volunteering looks great on a resume and is an important consideration for scholarships! Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community!

Career Appointments

Students are encouraged to book a career appointment in their Grade 12 year to explore career options, to look at education or training requirements needed to obtain employment in a particular field, to learn about post-secondary programs and gain information on scholarships. To book a career appointment with Ms. Halter please see staff in the Learning Commons. Please note appointments will become available to Grade 10 and 11 students in the second semester!

Student Profile Sheet for References

Looking for a reference? Scholarships often require references. Start the process by completing a student profile sheet to outline your accomplishments over the past three years.