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Morning Announcements for Thursday, March 5

March 5, 2009

Morning Announcements for Thursday, March 5

Attention ALL Students! Literature Club will be hosting its Open Mic Night next Tuesday March 10 in the Commons at 6:00 pm. Any student interested in performing at this event should sign up in the main office ASAP! Don't forget to get an act together for Open Mic Night on March 10!

It's cold outside, so what's better than a fuzzy, warm pair of sweatpants? That's right Dub 10, the junior class will be selling class sweatpants starting tomorrow at lunch in the commons!

SENATORS! Want to help your school win $500 and gain $50 for yourself in the process? All you have to do is participate in the WHAT IF IT WERE YOU HIV POSTER CONTEST. Create an 8.5 X 11 poster that answers the question, what would you do if you were HIV positive? Entry deadline is March 13. Posters will be displayed at the school through March 26. The Springfield Urban League's Health Initiatives Department is challenging students at Springfield, Southeast and Lanphier by offering a $500 prize to the school with the most entries and a $50 award to the student with the most votes. All entries will be submitted into the Central Illinois-wide contest. The top three entries will win an iPod, iTunes gift card and a restaurant gift card. The number one entry will have their poster featured on billboards throughout Illinois. SENATORS - Let's show them what we're workin' with! Please see any 21st Century teacher for details or to see previous entries. If you have questions, see Ms. Johnson in room 160 after school.

The balanced man scholarship for males who plan to attend the U of I in Champaign. See Mr. Lawson

The American Minority Scholarship for Seniors planning to major in engineering is now available from Mr. Lawson

Will the unknown student who requested a transcript to SIU-Carbondale on Wednesday See. Mr. Lawson

There will be a WYSE team meeting after school today. All WYSE team members need to attend or see Mr. Adkins sometime today.

Tickets are on sale for Girls Basketball State Final game in the Main office until 11 AM today. Tickets are $10. Permission forms and money are due Today by 11 AM if you are riding the fan bus.

Hungry for Taco Bell? No need to run to the border! Just power walk to the commons. The class of 2010 will be selling tacos today for $1. Remember, tacos, tacos, tacos, today, today, today!

Attention freshman and sophomore baseball players. See Coach Steinwart in room 320 or check the bulletin board by room 212 today or tomorrow to get practice times for baseball tryouts.

Congratulations to Sam Haile. Sam was the lucky winner of the $25 from the Environmental Club for turning in an empty bottle or can. Thank you to everyone who participated. Please keep throwing you empty plastic bottles and cans in the recycling bins. Go. Green.

To all Environmental Club members. We need you to help recycle after school today. We are getting behind and it is beginning to pile up. Please come and help recycle. Volunteering to recycle is also a good way to get NHS hours. Everyone is welcome.

JUNIORS: Illinois College in Jacksonville is hosting a college fair on Monday, March 16 from 7-8:30p.m. in the Bruner Fitness and Recreation Center on the IC campus. Over 50 in-state and out-of-state colleges and universities will have representatives there. Pick up a flyer on the counter in Guidance.

Read for a Lifetime book evaluations are due to Mrs. Dahmane by Tuesday, March 10. You must turn these in to Mrs. Dahmane in order to be eligible for the Read for a Lifetime Luncheon on March 20. See Mrs. Dahmane if you have questions.

I am a black I-POD Classic, 80 gig, and I am missing. On my back is an Ilisa Frank sticker. I was last seen on the stage at the Black History Program. Please turn me in to the main office. Thank you.

The first meeting of the Anime Club will be on Wednesday, March 11 in room 370. We will be watching clips form a few anime and picking the anime for our next meeting. Refreshments will be provided. All our welcome, we hope to see you there.