Monday, January 13th

Daily Announcements

Monday, January 13th

 

LTD Student Transit Pass: As part of the free LTD student transit pass you will now be able to use your mobile device or an electronic tap card. Please visit the finance office during lunch tomorrow to sign up, BUT please download the “Touch Pass Transit” app prior to going to the finance office.

 

Career Center: Seniors with Spanish-speaking families: There will be a college-preparation event on Thursday, January 16th from 5 to 8 pm at the Eugene 4J District Office at 200 North Monroe Street. This program is for families of students needing help with college applications, financial aid, and the college admission process. The event will be in Spanish with English translation. It is free, and childcare will be available. For more information, visit the career center.

 

Hey seniors heading to the UO, there are two scholarships that may be right for you. The Presidential Scholarship awards $9,000 for 4 years and is merit and activity based. The Diversity Excellence Scholarship awards $6,500 for four years and is based on financial need, minority status, academics and extracurriculars. For both of these scholarships, apply for UO admission by 1/15 and for the scholarship by 1/31. Stop by the Career Center for more information. 

 

Gender and Sexuality Alliance: GSA is hosting a parent night on January 20th, from 5:00 to 6:30pm in the Library! Parents and guardians are encouraged to attend in order to learn more about the LGBTQ community and about being a good ally!

 

Student Government: For Black History Month, we would like to feature today Fredrick Douglas, who after escaping from slavery in Maryland, became a national leader to the abolitionist movement. “If there is no struggle, there is no progress” -Fredrick Douglass

 

Math Club: Are you interested in participation in the AMC 10 or 12 math competition? Come to Math Club Wednesday at lunch in room 710 to sign up or to get more information. Spots are limited?

 

South Kitchen: Remember to check out our orange popcorn chicken or tofu and rice along with sesame green beans today. And on Monday we’ll have delicious chicken and veggie fajitas or nachos with spanish rice and refried beans.