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I always associated standardized testing with highly stressful environments. The echoes of pencils cracking, calculator buttons clicking, pages tearing, and pens dropping onto tile floors always remind me of tests like the ACT or SAT. However, taking your ACT or SAT should not be a stressful experience. To succeed on your test, it’s important to...
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The stereotypical college experience often features a young adult moving into a dorm a few hours away from home. She either loves or hates her roommate and she doesn’t visit home until a mid-semester break. However, for many students, this is not their “college experience.” For the past three years, I have commuted to school....
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Future Institute’s main goal is to promote Concept Schools graduates’ high school-to-college transition. In order to help achieve a smooth transition, Future Institute is hosting a half-day symposium at East-West University (816 S Michigan Ave #2185, Chicago, IL 60605) for almost 200 Chicago high school seniors from CMSA, HSA McKinley Park, and HSA Southwest Chicago....
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Starting college may feel overwhelming. With new surroundings, instructors and friends, it’s easy to feel lost the first few weeks. Here’s a few things you can do to quickly adjust to your new college lifestyle! Create a schedule – With so much free time, creating a schedule can help you plan out when major assignments are...
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Are you looking for an easy way to help college students who may struggling with their transitions after high school or completing their degrees? You can invest in the next generation in the workforce by volunteering! Future Institute has programs and opportunities for you to get involved and you don’t have to give too much of...
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Future Institute administered a survey as part of the Future Institute Research Center, which asked nearly 150 high school seniors in the class of 2019 questions about their readiness and preparation for college and careers. The data from this survey is still in the process of being analyzed and this is only a general overview of a...
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Updated June 28, 2019 Harold Jones-Quartey gave the keynote address at Horizon Science Academy (HSA) Columbus High School’s graduation ceremony on May 25th, 2019 at 5:00 p.m at Arlington High School auditorium located at 1650 Ridgeview Rd, Upper Arlington, OH 43221. Jones-Quartey is a distinguished alumnus who has contributed to the school’s community since he...
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On April 3rd, 2019, 10 seniors and their mentors in the Concept Young Scholars Program (CYSP) from HSA Columbus high school took a day out of their spring break to visit the Concept Schools Central Office in Schaumburg, IL. Mr. Sedat Duman, President & CEO, gave them a personal tour of the departments and gave...
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