Youth Jobs Rally, Holy Cross and Rhode Island College Tours

Words of Wisdom for the Week

“You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you want to go to bed every night with satisfaction.” –George Lorimer

 

GUESS WHAT?

Have you checked out our Instagram account? Youth Academy now has an Instagram account! We will be posting pictures from our adventures. Be sure to follow us @DynamyYAonIG

 

Upcoming Events

Attention all freshmen! Remember how that awful storm came on through Worcester and caused your class meeting to get cancelled? Wasn’t that so sad? Well dry your eyes because we have rescheduled freshmen class meeting to be held Tuesday, February 16th from 2:00pm-4:00pm. We will be preparing for the 2016 Youth Jobs Rally. It is going to be so much fun and we get to hang out with each other! Also, if anyone from the other classes would like to join they are more than welcome to do so as we prepare for the Youth Jobs Rally.

 

Youth Jobs Rally

On Thursday, February 18th we will be going to a Youth Jobs Rally. What is a Youth Jobs Rally? So glad you asked. At this rally we will be going to the State House and advocating for youth jobs. We believe that young people should have the ability to get a job but there isn’t always an opportunity available for young people. Come out and have your voice be heard! We will be meeting at the Worcester Youth Center located at 326 Chandler St. at 8:30am. We will be taking a bus to Boston. Please pack a lunch and snacks. We should be back around 4:30pm.

 

Rhode Island College Tour!

Hey folks there is going to be a sweet college tour of not one, not two but three colleges in Rhode Island. We will be meeting at the Carriage House at 8am and then we will be touring New England Institute of Technology, Rhode Island School of Design and Brown University. Lunch will be provided and we will be returning at 5pm.

 

Holy Cross Tour

On February 23, we will be touring Holy Cross. Please meet at 51 Cedar St. at 2:30pm. If you are unable to meet at 2:30pm, please meet us at the Holy Cross admissions office at 3:00pm. We should be back around 5:30pm.

 

Tutoring at Clark

Now is a great time to take advantage of free tutoring at Clark. Just a reminder that tutoring is mandatory for anyone with a 75 or below. Do you have a grade of 75 or below? Don’t worry; be happy because you are required to attend tutoring at Clark to get some extra help to bring that grade up! But where do I go? So glad you asked! Come to Clark University! We will be having tutoring help along with Upward Bound. Tutoring will be held in the Jonas Clark building. On Wednesdays tutoring is located in the following rooms, JC 105 (Computer Lab), JC 206 and JC 218. On Thursdays it is located in rooms JC 102 and Sackler 120. Remember that this is open to ALL of you if you need help with your homework but required of you if you are below a 75 in any class.

 

Advising

Now is the time to schedule times to meet with your advisor. Make sure you are scheduling your check in time and your full hour session. Click on the link below to schedule time with the most awesome advisors around

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Calendar

Don’t forget to check out our calendar to see the latest things that are happening.

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Riddle of the Week

This week’s riddle…

Take away my first letter, and I still sound the same. Take away my last letter, I still sound the same. Even take away my letter in the middle, I will still sound the same. I am a five letter word. What am I?

Last week’s riddle…

What kind of tree can you carry in your hand?

Answer for last week’s riddle

A palm tree

The answer can be found in the next blog post. Or if you figure it out, post it In the Facebook Group.

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