Monday, October 20, 2014

Criminal Justice Career Speaker

A speaker from the Marion Police Department in the field of Criminal Justice will be at LMHS next Tuesday, October 28th at 11:00 a.m. in the College/Career Center to discuss the career. Come learn what schooling, skills, classes, etc. it takes to be successful in this career straight from the source! Sign up in the 11/12 office for a pass to attend and more information.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Wartburg Visit Opportunity

Linn-Mar students are invited to attend an Education Visit Day at Wartburg College on October 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Students will benefit from the opportunity to join other scholars, teacher candidates, and Wartburg professors in large and small groups. An Education Visit Day scholarship totaling up to $1,500 is available for students who attend. All participants are also invited to eat lunch with Wartburg students and faculty while hearing a brief overview of what Wartburg College has to offer. To register visit here: http://www.wartburg.edu/visit/ed.aspx

Friday, October 10, 2014

University of Iowa announces NEW scholarship!

The University of Iowa just announced their new Legacy Scholarship to students who have a parent or grandparent who has graduated from U of IA. The scholarship offers $6000 over 4 years. Check it out: http://www.iowalum.com/legacy/Email1014_Web.html

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Mechanical Engineering Career Speaker

A speaker from Schneider Electric in the field of Mechanical Engineering will be at LMHS this Friday, Oct. 3rd at 1:45 in the College/Career Center to discuss the career. Come learn what schooling, skills, classes, etc. it takes to be successful in this career straight from the source! Sign up in the 11/12 office for a pass to attend and more information.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014



Internships are more popular that ever!

Gain work experience and find out if a career is right for you through the Workplace Learning Connection's internship program. High school juniors and seniors (sophomores can do a summer internship between their sophomore and junior year) can get 90 hours of planned and supervised career experiences. Interns will gain insight that will help them make more informed career choices while earning LM credit. Deadline to apply is Nov. 14. Go to www.workplace-learning to see intern positions and download an application.

Langford Teams Project


Be part of an exciting business/school cooperative experience for a selective team of students! Students will spend 2 days at the Kirkwood KTOS Center learning problem solving tools and skills, then spend 3 more days applying these skills to solve a problem for a REAL local business. Learn about the real world and make important contacts!

If you’d like to be considered for this very cool experience, please pick up an application in the Counseling Office. Applications are due Oct.15. Call Denae Zigtema at 319-447-3098 for more information or email dzigtema@linnmar.k12.ia.us