Check out the latest edition of the Family Connections Newsletter! In this issue, we share thoughts around the future of technology, wonder about the role of families in helping students navigate the digital world and share a project idea for your family enjoyment!
On Septmeber 24th, a group of students from the MBSA program travelled to Anschutz Medical Campus for CU Pre-Health Day. During the full day experience, students took a campus tour, put their pharmacology skills to the test, attended lectures, and mingled with medical students and professionals. The presentations, geared towards high schoolers, introduced students to the fields of nursing, public health, medical anatomy, dentistry, pharmacy, and physical therapy.
Principal, Rick Olsen, announced that Elizabeth Clifton and Emma Glenn have been Commended in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which conducts the program, has been presented to these scholastically talented seniors. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise.
Eight seniors at Longmont High School successfully completed their senior internships in the Medical & BioScience Academy (MBSA) this year. The internships were in a variety of fields including veterinary medicine, radiology, chemistry research, emergency medicine, and cardiology.
Photo below: Three seniors completed internships at Longmont United Hospital