Schuler News

Schuler Announces New Partnership in Chicago


LAKE FOREST, IL – September 29, 2014: The Schuler Scholar Program announced today a new partnership with Robert Lindblom Math and Science Academy, a selective enrollment high school in the Chicago Public Schools system. Together, Lindblom and Schuler hope to send more graduates to highly selective colleges and universities. “We’ve been overwhelmed by the positive energy of the staff and students at Lindblom,” said Candace Browdy, Schuler’s Executive Director. “We cannot wait to begin our work with their talented, diverse student body…Read more

Poised for Hire with PwC


Calling all College and Alumni Scholars: join us on Friday, July 11 from 10:00am to 2:30pm for a professional event hosted by world-class consulting firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers.   Poised for Hire with PwC 10:00 am-2:30 pm -- Friday, July 11th   PricewaterhouseCoopers Office in Downtown Chicago (transportation via Metra Train Provided!)   This professional and engaging “bootcamp” will feature: One-on-one resume review with a highly skilled professional to get your resume in tip-top shape. Group Interview skills and networking…Read more

College & Alumni Scholar Summer Reunion


All College and Alumni Scholars are invited to the annual summer reunion on June 26, 2014 from 5:30-9:30pm at Independence Grove. The reunion will feature an interview workshop with the renowned ComedySportz Chicago. See the invitation for the full details, and don't forget to RSVP to by June 18 if you plan to attend. …Read more

Class of 2014 College Matriculation List


For college-bound seniors around the country, May 1 is the day that marks the culmination of their hard work throughout high school. By May 1, or National Candidates Reply Day, seniors must accept an offer of admission and send a deposit to the school of their choice. On this great day, the Schuler Scholar Program is proud to celebrate the Schuler Class of 2014 and to extend its gratitude to their families, teachers, school districts, and communities for helping Scholars get to where they are today. Congratulations, Scholars! The complete Schuler…Read more

Schuler Scholar Program Announces Two New Partnerships


PRESS RELEASE: Two new partnerships will increase access to top colleges for Chicago and Lake County students LAKE FOREST, IL – January 23, 2014: Today, the Schuler Scholar Program (SSP), a college access program for highly motivated students, announced new partnerships with Zion-Benton Township High School District 126 (Zion, IL) and Richard T. Crane Medical Preparatory High School (Chicago, IL). These partnerships represent a collaborative effort to make access to highly selective colleges a reality for students in the city of Chicago…Read more

Second Annual Career and Internship Fair


The Schuler Scholar Program (SSP) would like to extend sincere thanks to the 30+ organizations that attended the second annual SSP Career & Internship Fair, held on January 9, 2014 at the Doubletree Hotel in Skokie, IL. College and Alumni Scholars as well as AmeriCorps Scholar Coaches learned about internship and employment opportunities in the Chicago area, nationally and abroad and gained valuable experience networking with professionals in a variety of fields. Thank you to all of the companies and organizations who participated in the fair: 2Seeds…Read more

Schuler Scholar Program Suspends Program at Collins Academy High School


After careful consideration, the Schuler Scholar Program (SSP) program at Collins Academy High School has decided to suspend its program.  While, for the time being, no new classes of Schuler Scholars will be selected, current Scholars who remain in good standing with the SSP at Collins will continue to receive support and will engage in Schuler programming throughout high school and college.  Schuler staff will continue to work with the Scholars, their families and the Collins faculty.   The decision to suspend the program was made…Read more