The University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) - resource for parents
USC's Parent Lounge is a dedicated online space to help parents support school leavers through the transition to university.
It is updated regularly with tips and information including: entry to university, sample budgets to weigh up study costs, planning transport and living options, and program and career information.
Wesley Hospital Healthcare Internship 2014 – opportunity for Year 11 students
Moreton Bay College Year 11 students with a strong interest in a career in a health care field are invited to apply to participate in a specialised internship program conducted by the Wesley Hospital. Only a limited number of schools have been offered the opportunity for involvement in the week-long internship at this leading Australian hospital.
The program will run for the week of Monday 1 - Friday 5 December 2014 (the final week of the College year).
Full details have been emailed to our Year 11 students.
Applications must be submitted to the MBC Careers Adviser by the close of the morning tea break on Wednesday 8 October. No late submissions will be considered.
JMC Academy Creative Industries - workshop with celebrity vocal coach
JMC Academy Creative Industries offers exclusive workshop with celebrity vocal coach: Celebrity vocal coach, Richard Fink IV, will be visiting Brisbane from New York to teach his vocal development techniques: THROGA (Throat-Yoga).
THROGA is a technique he created that is now being practiced world-wide, and addresses specific muscles related to singing to gain flexibility, strength and balance throughout the vocal range. He has worked with many clients over the past 20 years, including multi-platinum selling artists, Broadway stars and singers featured on a range of well-known programs.
- Brisbane Workshop - Intro to Throga: Monday 13 October, 7.15pm - 9.15pm.
- Cost: $30.00
Locate the link for the Brisbane workshop on the following web page:
National Summer Art Scholarship 2015: Opportunity for Year 11 students
This scholarship allows successful applicants in Year 11 (2014) who are interested in art, to spend a week at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, from 10 - 17 January 2015.
- Discover the national art collection and learn how works of art are acquired and exhibitions developed
- Participate in workshops and receive expert tuition from Gallery staff and professional artists
Applications close on Monday 20 October 2014.
Intending MBC applicants must discuss their application with their Art teacher, and the Head of Visual Arts, and also must notify the College careers Adviser that an application has been lodged. Succesful applicants should also notify the College regarding acceptance to this program.
Queensland Hairdressing Academy: Try a Creative Trade - Holiday Program
The Queensland Hairdressing Academy is offering a school holiday program for Secondary students interested in trying a creative trade and learning some skills and tips for hair styling, grooming and presentation.
- Dates available: Thursday 25 September, or Thursday 2 October
- Enquiries/bookings: Phone Erin on 3847 3874
- Website: www.qldhair.com.au
- Venue: Queensland Hairdressing Academy, 416 Logan Road, Stones Corner Qld 4120
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