Student Finance – Student finance meeting for all funded students next Tuesday at 11:30 in the VC room.
Quit Smoking! – Smoking cessation packages sponsored by Alberta Health Services are available at front desk for those students who wish to quit smoking!
Calling All Campers – Anyone hoping to go on the camping trip to Goldeye Lake from May 24-26 needs to attend a short meeting in the Video Conference Room on Tuesday at 12:45. Make sure you are there.
Job Searching? – Neda and Tim are still helping students with interview skills, job interview clothing, resume updating, cover letter writing and job searches.
Certificates for your resume! – Don’t Have your WHIMIS or Fall Protection Certificate? Want your CSTS ticket to work on construction sites? See Tim.
BSEC Career Fair – Want to connect with an employer, not sure how? What does it take to get into NAIT? Get these answers and more at Boyle Street Education Centre’s (BSEC) Education and Career Fair. When: May 18, 2011: 11am-12:45pm Where: BSEC Video Conference Room Ask Tim and Neda for more information.
Volunteer! Watch Concerts! Watch games! Do you like concerts, football games? You can volunteer to 5 events at a concession stand at Common Wealth Stadium. Wrapping food, serving pop, filling ice and condiments and cash register skills will be learned. During your shift you get free food at breaks. After 5 events you can do pre-event work, then grab your free food and watch the game or concert! Ask Mary, Neda or Tim regarding this opportunity.
Home Depot – Westmount is hiring!
Goldeye Camp 2011 – Students and staff will be going on a 3 day – 2 night camping trip to Goldeye Lake. We will be leaving on May 24 and returning on May 26. If you would like to go, sign up with your homeroom teacher. The camp is right after the long weekend, so if you intend to go do not delay returning to school.
ID – The next ID session with Roxanne will be Wednesday, June 1st, after lunch
Interested in fun, free activities this summer? The Leisure Access program gives low-income families free use of City of Edmonton recreation facilities and attractions for one year! Please see Brandy in student services for more info, or check out: www.edmonton.ca/lap
Sweat – There will be a sweat on Monday, May 16th. If you are interested in attending, please sign-up with your teachers. The van will leave at 9:30 AM and will return to the school by 2:45PM. There is only room for 10 students so don’t wait to sign-up.
Want to be an Actor/Actress!? The Producers of Blackstone, Prairie Dog Film + Television, will be holding an open casting call for Aboriginal Youth aged 14-24 on June 3rd, 2011, at the Stanley A. Milner Library. A sign up sheet will be provided prior to June 3rd and auditions will be conducted by the sign in sheet and then on a first come, first serve basis. Individuals will be called into the casting session one at a time and will read their lines on camera. Auditions will take approximately 5-10 minutes each. The casting call will run from 9:30am – 12:00pm with a one-hour lunch break and then return for the afternoon session from 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Please call Doreen or Tania at (780)378-9609 for more information, or visit www.dreamspeakers.org under Events – YOUTH DAY!
Housing List! The new housing list for May is now available in student services and online on the BSEC website!