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College Night Presentation


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College Night Presentation

  1. 1. Welcome To The Elite Ivy League World At The GREAT Northern Parkway School “Got College” November 17, 2008
  2. 2. Welcome To The Elite Ivy League World At The GREAT Northern Parkway School “Got College” November 17, 2008
  3. 3. We Believe That Our School Possesses Ivy League Excellence
  4. 4. Future Ivy League Scholars
  5. 5. Brown University <ul><li>Established in 1764 </li></ul><ul><li>Located in Providence, Rhode Island </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. 8,000 students </li></ul>
  6. 6. We Are On Our Way To Brown University
  7. 7. Columbia University <ul><li>Established in 1754 as King’s College </li></ul><ul><li>Located in New York, New York </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. 24,000 students </li></ul>
  8. 8. Columbia University Here We Come
  9. 9. Cornell University Would Love To Have US
  10. 10. Cornell University <ul><li>Established in 1865 </li></ul><ul><li>Located in Ithaca, New York </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. 18,900 students enrolled </li></ul>
  11. 11. Dartmouth College <ul><li>Established in 1769 </li></ul><ul><li>Located in Hannover, New Hampshire </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. 6,000 students enrolled </li></ul>
  12. 12. Did You Know That Scholars Like Us Go To Dartmouth College?
  13. 13. Harvard University <ul><li>Established in 1636 </li></ul><ul><li>Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. student enrollment 19,000 </li></ul>
  14. 14. Did You Know That Our New President Elect Graduated from Harvard?
  15. 15. If Barack Obama Succeeded At Harvard University…We Can Too!
  16. 16. We Have Princeton University On Our List Of Colleges To Choose From
  17. 17. Princeton University <ul><li>Established in 1746 </li></ul><ul><li>Princeton is located in Princeton, New Jersey </li></ul><ul><li>Two U.S Presidents graduated from this institution </li></ul><ul><li>Current Enrollment is approximately 7,000 </li></ul>
  18. 18. Penn State University <ul><li>Established in 1855 </li></ul><ul><li>Located in Centre County, Pennsylvania </li></ul><ul><li>(19 campuses) </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. 93,000 students </li></ul>
  19. 19. We Can See Ourselves Graduating From Penn State University
  20. 20. Yale University <ul><li>Established 1701 </li></ul><ul><li>Located in New Haven Connecticut </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. 11,400 students </li></ul>
  21. 21. Get Ready For Us Yale University!
  22. 22. <ul><li>There is a long list of influential Americans who have attended Ivy League schools including: </li></ul><ul><li>Political Leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Scientists </li></ul><ul><li>Composers </li></ul><ul><li>Nobel Prize Laureates </li></ul><ul><li>Pulitzer Prize Winners </li></ul>
  23. 23. ?Who’s Who? <ul><li>Can you guess which Ivy League Institution these celebrated and recognized Americans attended? </li></ul>
  24. 24. Lucy Diggs Slowe <ul><li>In 1917 she became the first African-American woman to win a national title in any sport when she claimed the first women’s title at the American Tennis Association (ATA) national tournament in Baltimore. </li></ul><ul><li>Founding Member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>Graduated from Columbia University </li></ul>
  25. 25. We Can Be Like Lucy Diggs Too! “Jump Into Education”
  26. 26. Justice Clarence Thomas <ul><li>The second African American appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court </li></ul><ul><li>Graduated from Yale University </li></ul>
  27. 27. We Can Be Like Clarence Thomas Too! Justice For All
  28. 28. Toni Morrison <ul><li>From Lorrain, Ohio </li></ul><ul><li>Noted author, educator </li></ul><ul><li>The first African American woman to receive the Nobel Prize in literature Won the Nobel Prize and Literature </li></ul><ul><li>Graduated from Cornell University </li></ul>
  29. 29. Thanks For Paving The Way I Can Be Like Toni Morrison!
  30. 30. Hill Harper <ul><li>Author </li></ul><ul><li>Actor </li></ul><ul><li>Graduated From Brown University </li></ul><ul><li>Earned a law degree from Harvard University </li></ul>
  31. 31. We Are Future Hill Harpers!
  32. 32. Dr. Mae C. Jemison <ul><li>Graduated from Cornell University </li></ul><ul><li>Doctor of Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>1 st African American Woman Astronaut </li></ul>
  33. 33. If Mae C. Jemison Did It So Can We!
  34. 34. Northern Parkway School’s World Of Ivy League Excellence
  35. 42. “Ivy League Mission” <ul><li>Northern Parkway Elementary School will ensure on a daily basis that all students are educated in an “Ivy League” children centered, print rich, interactive, academically, emotionally and socially supportive environment! </li></ul>
  37. 44. Got College? <ul><li>Now you do! </li></ul><ul><li>We will do our BEST to prepare you! </li></ul><ul><li>The rest is up to you! </li></ul><ul><li>You CAN do it! </li></ul>
  38. 45. Resources <ul><li>A Special Thanks to the Great Northern Parkway School Family </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>