Leadership and Exchange Opportunities
Encounters With Canada Program
- 17 years of age and interested in
spending an interesting and challenging week at the Terry Fox Youth Centre in
The goal of the Encounters with Canada program is to develop a spirit of
understanding and brotherhood among young Canadians of all backgrounds. Choose
one of eight weekly sub themes: Arts
and Culture, Medicine and Health, Science and Technology, Canada Remembers, Law,
Journalism and Communications, Business and Entrepreneurship, R.C.M.P., Social
Sciences, International Affairs, and Sports and Fitness. Interested? Check with your guidance
counsellor, phoning 421-2753 (Regional
Co-coordinator), or go to the website www.encounters-rencontres.ca
Want to know more? www.shad.ca
Discovery Quest is a summer institute for grade 11 students from the Maritime Provinces and New England. This unique experience-based week is designed to support students in their desire to learn and contribute to a deeper understanding of themselves and the world in which they live. Exceptional high school students spend a week at Acadia University combining their efforts and resources in an attempt to address major environmental issues.
Participants of Discovery Quest will encounter several themes related to leadership, the environment, and technology.
Contact the Discovery Quest Coordinator at (902) 585-1155 or visit the website at http://go.acadiau.ca/dq/index.jsp