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What’s Inside: September 19, 2019

Whole School: A-Day: October 5, 2019; Chinese parent group evening: September 25, 2019; Horizons’ A-Day skating equipment drive; UCC Fall hockey skills camps

Prep: Message from Tanya Sweeney, Head, Preparatory School; Prep Terry Fox Run: September 27; Orange Shirt Day at the Prep; Wernham West Centre for Learning – Organization is Key!; Settling in interviews: Friday, October 4; After School Program (ASP); Popcorn sale: Friday, September 20

Upper: COSSOT Events: Information Letter; Year 8 parent information evening on September 24; Year 9 and Year 10 parent information evening on September 26; Year 10 to Year 12 parents: is your son considering select U.S. universities?; Year 10 students and the PSAT (Preliminary SAT); Year 11 Assessment Calendar; Year 12 Assessment Calendar; Bluenet Support; Grad rings and cuff-link sales on September 24 and 25 – grad frames available online; Bus service for north residing students; Year 11 and Year 12 parent information evening presentations; Year 12 coffee social

Future Ties: Looking at selecting US universities? Check out this information session!; Need some support in completing the activities section of the Common Application?; Online tools for researching Canadian universities; University of Toronto National Scholarship; Major awards and scholarships at Queen’s University; New application process for the QuARMS program at Queen’s University; Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship Program; Interested in entrepreneurship? Check out these options at McGill!; New Commerce minors at the University of Guelph; UC-Berkeley’s Management, Entrepreneurship and Technology Program; Bachelor of Science in Business and Global Affairs at Georgetown University; Looking at US schools? Consider an honors college at a public university!; Interested in economics, psychology, and philosophy? Check out a new degree program at University of Warwick!; Upcoming university visits to UCC