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									                       TORNADO TRACKS
                              HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL

            Daily Bulletin                               Tuesday, March 22, 2011


        “EVERY JOB IS A SELF-PORTRAIT OF THE PERSON WHO DID IT.
              AUTOGRAPH YOUR WORK WITH EXCELLENCE.”

                                             D.A. Beckmann, Writer



                                ANNOUNCEMENTS


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*****IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE A PART OF NEXT YEAR’S HOOVER TORNADO
MARCHING BAND as a member of the COLORGUARD (FLAGS) you do not need
any experience at all! ANYONE CAN JOIN! All you need is a little more
information. THIS THURSDAY, March 24, after school, we will have a short
informational meeting about joining the COLORGUARD. Please meet with us in
the Rehearsal Hall, Room #3303 to find out more: THIS THURSDAY, AFTER
SCHOOL, ROOM #3303.

   SPRING STARTS ON MARCH 21 AND MARKS THE ARRIVAL OF THE PERSIAN
NEW YEAR CALLED “No-Rouz”. Hoover’s Persian Club would like to invite
faculty, staff, and students to visit the beautiful display of Haft-Seen”, a symbolic
representation of the ancient tradition. Our Haft-Seen is located in the display
window adjacent to the principal’s office and will be there for the first 13 days of
the new year. Happy Persian New Year! (No-Rouz Pirooz)!

   APPLY YOUR CREATIVE TALENTS IN PHOTOGRAPHY, PHOTOSHOP,
DESIGN AND WRITING AND JOIN YEARBOOK!!! HELP CREATE THE NEXT AND
BEST YEARBOOK FOR 2011-2012!!! See Mr. Mejia for a Yearbook Application.

   YEARBOOKS WILL BE HERE IN A FEW MONTHS!!! Save money NOW and pre-
order your Yearbook at the Student Store for only $77.00!!! There is a limited
supply so ORDER YOURS TODAY!!!
  SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS: Do you want to improve your SAT score?
Revolution Prep is the nation’s largest provider of on-campus SAT and ACT prep
courses and will be offering a high quality, affordable test prep course at Hoover
starting THIS Saturday, March 26, for the May 7 SAT. Call 1-877-REV-PREP, go to
revolutionprep.com, or visit the Counseling Center for more details.


                      COLLEGE - CAREER INFORMATION


   UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE (UCR): IS HOSTING AN OVERNIGHT
PROGRAM FOR HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS, SENIORS, AND TRANSFER STUDENTS.
This opportunity will allow students to spend the day on campus and night in a
dorm, experiencing UCR. If you are interested you may contact UCR’s HOST
PROGRAM at 951-827-6506, or by e-mail at hostprogram@ucr.edu

   SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTURE, LOS ANGELES
(Sci-Arc): has developed DESIGN IMMERSION DAYS (DID) to introduce high
school students to these issues in a brief but broad curriculum. Rising JUNIORS
AND SENIORS will have the opportunity to explore careers in Architecture and
Design, or satisfy deep curiosities about how products, buildings, and
environments are designed and made. The deadline to apply is May 9, 2011.
Please visit admissions@sciarc.edu or contact the Admissions Office at 213-356-
5320.

       JUNIORS:      CHEVRON CORPORATION HAS JOINED USC’s VITERBI
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING TO HOST A SUMMER CAMP ON THE USC CAMPUS.
Individuals who are selected on a competitive basis will attend summer camp,
without     charge.       To   apply,    and    for   more    information, visit
http://cisoft.usd.edu/uscchevron-frontiers-of-energy-resources-summer-camp/
Or visit the College-Career Center.

    SENIORS: IF YOU ARE PLANNING ON ATTENDING GLENDALE COLLEGE
THIS SUMMER OR FALL you can start submitting your applications. Those
Seniors who are currently taking courses at GCC are considered “Jump Start”
students and must re-submit an application so that they will be considered
Freshman college students and be in line for enrollment of classes. Please see
Mrs. Mouradian if you have any questions or need a signature on your GCC form.

   IS ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY A POSSIBILITY FOR YOU? April 22 is
Sun Devil Day where you have an opportunity to tour the 4 campuses, explore
academic programs and get a glimpse of student life at ASU. For more
information see Mrs. Samore in the Counseling Office.

  SENIORS: Interested in the Field of Education? Come to the College-Career
Center and pick up a Glendale School Management Association Scholarship
application.
      Cornell University, in New York, and the University of Notre Dame, in
Indiana, is offering students in grades 10-12 an opportunity to attend summer
college programs. Please visit the University’s website or come to the College-
Career Center for more information!

    USC is offering summer classes to students who will be in grades 10 to 12
next year. There are 20 different courses available. Please check in the College-
Career Center or on the college bulletin board, or visit summer@usc.edu for more
information.



                       Hoover High School
                     Scholarship Information:
            Be sure you qualify before taking an application and/or completing it.

      You may also search free on line for scholarships at these addresses
                                      www.fastweb.com
                             http://scholarships.salliemae.com
                                   www.collegeboard.com
                              www.scholarshipexperts.com
                                www.latinocollegedollars.org




    SENIORS: IF YOU HAVE TAKEN AT LEAST 4 SEMESTERS OF A VISUAL OR
PERFORMING ARTS CLASS YOU CAN APPLY FOR A HOOVER GROOVE
SCHOLARSHIP TODAY! Applications may be downloaded from the HOOVER
GROOVE page on hooverhs.org or will be e-mailed to you by sending a request
to: hoovergroove@gmail.com. All applications and supporting documentation
must be turned into the HOOVER GROOVE mailbox in the office by 3:00 p.m.,
Friday, April 1.

   SENIORS: CONTINUING IN ITS EFFORTS TO SERVE IN THE COMMUNITY,
FOOT LOCKER FOUNDATION, INC., HAS PARTNERED WITH UNCF (UNITED
NEGRO COLLEGE FUND) TO FUND THIS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR
STUDENTS PLANNING TO ATTEND A UNCF MEMBER COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY
DURING THE FALL OF 2011. For more information contact: www.footlocker-
inc.com.

   SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES ARE APPROACHING, BY THE DAY! IF YOU ARE
SERIOUS ABOUT PURSUING POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION AT A COLLEGE,
UNIVERSITY, OR COMMUNITY COLLEGE AND WOULD LIKE SOME TYPE OF
ASSISTANCE, you need to find out if you are eligible to apply for scholarships,
ASAP! You may find current lists on the HHS website or the College-Career
Center! A scholarship is essentially “free” money awarded to graduating Seniors
who have worked hard in school to obtain their educational goals and also for
students who qualify in other ways such as a particular eye color, ancestry, etc.
  JUNIORS: INTERESTED IN FULL SCHOLARSHIPS TO COLLEGE SUMMER
PROGRAMS AT SCHOOLS LIKE HARVARD OR STANFORD? FREE COLLEGE
ADMISSIONS COUNSELING OR ALL-EXPENSE PAID CAMPUS VISITS?
QuestBridge’s College Prep Scholarship is providing these awards that equip high-
achieving, low-income students to compete for admission to leading colleges. You
must be a U.S. citizen to be eligible for this scholarship. For more information,
contact Mrs. Mouradian in the Counselor’s Office.

   THE HIGH SCHOOL INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR SCHOLARSHIP IS FOR HIGH
SCHOOL STUDENTS WHO HAVE INVENTED SOMETHING NOTEWORTHY OR
IMPROVED A PROCESS THAT AFFECTS THEIR FELLOW STUDENTS, CITY OR
TOWN DURING THEIR HIGH SCHOOL CAREERS. Scholarships are $5,000 each.
Visit the College-Career Center for more info.

  Most colleges/universities offer their own scholarships once you have
completed their applications.

    Samsung Corporation is offering a $1,000 scholarship to any Senior who can
best answer the question: “Is Technology crucial to a live presentation or is it
just a crutch?” See Mrs. Samore in the Counseling Office or Ms. Miral in the
College-Career Center for more details.

   SENIORS: If you are part of Hoover's Parent Teacher Student Association
(PTSA) and interested in a $500 scholarship come see Ms. Ibarra in the
Counseling Office.

								
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