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Schuler Newsblast Volume 3, Issue 2

10/15/2012

View the Schuler Quarterly here: Volume 3, Issue 2: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 …Read more

Schuler Newsblast Volume 2, Issue 2

08/01/2012

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Lorena Aviles Wins Summer Scholarship at Cornell University

 Lorena Aviles Wins Summer Scholarship at Cornell University
05/07/2012

Ithaca, NY -- Lorena Aviles, a junior at Warren Township High School, has been awarded a full scholarship to the 2012 Telluride Association Summer Program at Cornell University, “Democracy and Diversity.” This year Telluride Association is cosponsoring four programs, two with Cornell University and two with the University of Michigan. These six-week-long educational programs involve college-level seminars for gifted and highly motivated high school juniors. Admission to the TASPs is highly selective. This year’s 64 participants were chosen…Read more

On Matriculation: Schuler Releases 2012 List

 On Matriculation: Schuler Releases 2012 List
05/03/2012

ma·tric·u·late verb \mə-ˈtri-kyə-ˌlāt\T To enroll as a member of a body and especially of a college or university. ‘Tis the season during which the most frequently asked question of any high school senior from a middle class or affluent family is “Where are you going to school in the fall?”.  For Schuler scholars, until recently, the question asked was “What are you going to do after graduation?”  While on the surface the questions don’t appear to significantly differ, they actually represent the wide divide in expectations…Read more

Warren Scholars take on Ender's Game

 Warren Scholars take on Ender's Game
04/25/2012

In April, scholars at Warren Township High School held a book club discussion at Lovely Thai in Grayslake.  Juniors and seniors missed reading and discussing books outside of the classroom.  They came up with book suggestions and voted on "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card.  At the meeting these passionate readers talked about characters' internal struggles, overcoming challenges, and how these moments relate to real life circumstances.  Conversation also branched out to making personal connections and at one point led to sharing other forms…Read more

Schuler Scholar Program Selects AUSL's Collins Academy

03/20/2012

CHICAGO – The Academy for Urban School Leadership (AUSL) announced that the Schuler Scholar Program has selected AUSL’s Collins Academy High School to provide select high-performance incoming freshman with long-term academic mentoring and support services beginning the 2012-2013 school year. Collins Academy is the first CPS school to partner with the Schuler Scholar Program.  Launched in 2001, the Schuler Scholar Program helps students from disadvantaged backgrounds who demonstrate high-potential academic ability compete for acceptance and…Read more

Maine East Scholars Volunteer at WINGS

 Maine East Scholars Volunteer at WINGS
02/08/2012

On January 14th and February 4th of 2012, scholars from Maine East High School volunteered their time and energy assisting at the WINGS Program Resale Store in Niles, Illinois.  WINGS, which stands for Women In Need Growing Stronger, provides housing, counseling, and other resources for women who are victims of domestic abuse or homelessness.  All profits from the Resale Store locations directly support these programs.  While volunteering, the scholars partook in a variety of tasks, ranging from staging materials in the stock room to organizing…Read more