Sophomores, juniors and seniors - The Center for Environmental Civics is offering summer institutes with a focus on environmental issues and advocacy. They take place at Amherst College this summer - July 8-12 and Smith College July 22-26. See a video of last year on http://vimeo.com/52469823. There’s a flyer with more info on the Guidance Office bulletin board.
Chorale needs your help! Today and tomorrow are the last days of voting for the WGBY Together in Song TV series. Please go to togetherinsong.wgby.org and vote for Chorale’s two songs. You can "like" them on facebook or leave a comment. Thanks for your continued support!
The award-winning film Somewhere Between, will be showing at Amherst Cinema on Sun April 28 at 2pm. The movie captures the lives of 4 Chinese adopted girls, now teenagers, exploring their identities. There will be a Q&A with one of the youths in the film afterward. Seating limited/pre-order tickets! Go to the “Amherst Somewhere Between Showing” Facebook page/talk to Zihui Adams with ?s.
GSA will meet the Monday after break in room 175 to plan for this year’s Pride March in May in Northampton! All are welcome!
Attention gamers of ARHS! Do you enjoy besting leagues of other people in video games AND winning prizes for it? Then come to the first ever ARHS Video Game Tournament. Entry fee is $5. Sign up in the cafeteria today. The first round will be Monday 4/23.
Want free tickets to a Red Sox or Revolution game? How about signed gear from your favorite MLB players? Better yet, coupons to Bueno Y Sano! All these and more will be availible on April 27 at SoccerFest! Sign up your soccer team before April 19, and go to the Fun Zone to claim your prizes.
Review sessions for the AP Physics exam will begin TODAY, Friday, April 12. We will meet in Room 223 at 2:30.
Become a Junior Volunteer at Cooley Dickinson Hospital this summer. Applications and parent permission form packets are in the Guidance Office. Deadline to apply is Friday, May 3. Mandatory orientation is Friday June 28th.
Amherst College is hiring high school students to work at their Commencement and Reunion May 24-June 2. Pick up application materials in the Guidance Office.
Seniors - there is a new $300 local scholarship that was not listed in the Booklet. From the Hampshire Co. Sherriff’s Office, The Robert J Garvey Scholarship is for a student “who has shown by his or her volunteer actions, a commitment to improving and preserving the quality of life in the school and/or community.” The scholarship is not based on financial need. You may email using the same application as the others. Deadline April 22nd.
HAIKU CLUB is back and will have its first meeting of the spring on Tuesday, April 23rd, at 2:30 PM. Spring Rolls and really good green tea served with talk of our plans. Come to Room 115 and chill out, find out about this really cool club.
in April/ a snow drop blossom/ cannot wait! Alisa Holm