Seminar and Summer Enrichment Update

Future Leaders Forum for Young Women - Capital One is pleased to offer the ninth Future Leaders Forum for Young Women on Saturday, Mar. 23. This full-day event welcomes 300 young women in grades 9 through 12 to Capital One's Richmond campus, where they will participate in activities designed to inspire, encourage and build their leadership skills. Students can see Ms. Davis to pick up an application, which is due Mar. 8.

The Summer Institute on Leadership and Public Service is a multiple week program dedicated to teaching leadership skills through a number of classroom and hands-on- settings, including a leadership curriculum, internships, and problem solving exercises all the while focusing on a specific theme relevant to the greater Richmond community. Students can visit under the Summer Programs link or talk to Ms. Davis for more information. Application deadline is Mar. 18.

The VCU Medical Center is hosting a free Nursing Career Seminar on Saturday, March 16th. This one-day seminar is a great opportunity for students to visit the Medical Center, connect with health professionals and learn about nursing careers. Both male and female students are encouraged to apply, as well as individuals interested in other health science professions besides nursing. The deadline for this seminar is Friday, Mar. 1. Please see the DHSD website for more information.