News from our Career and Academic Counsellor

Career Notes - February 2018

Career Notes - February 2018 

As we start the second semester, here are some important pieces of information:

Dual Credit Opportunities coming for 2018/19 - Dual-Credit is an opportunity for interested students to take classes offered by post-secondary institutions that count as both high school credit and post-secondary credit.  Check with Charlene Foster or Jen Coutts for more details.

Check out these post-secondary Open House dates:

February 3 - University of Lethbridge Open House

February 10 - SAIT Open House  (find out what programs are still open for Sept. 2018, apply for free during the open house)

February 10 - St. Mary’s University Open House

February 10 - Lethbridge College Open House

February 15 - Ambrose University Open House (apply for free at the open house).

Thinking about summer?  Check out these awesome opportunities:

SAIT summer camps for grade 4-12

Prairie Summer Sports Camps and Prairie Flight Camp

RCMP Depot Youth Camp (email Charlene Foster for details)

Any student (or parent) can schedule time to meet with  (in person or online) me at  You can also email me at

Charlene Foster

Career and Academic Counsellor


Palliser’s DiscoverU Student Leadership Conference: Students found themselves, more often than not, free to explore the realm of self-directed learning. While the idea of students learning without formal direction may startle some, Alison’s approach works wonders for students looking to motivate themselves and get more out of each opportunity to learn.

Andrew, 12

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