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The Miami County Foundation reminds Miami County high school seniors and graduates the deadline for submitting scholarship applications is November 1.

Thelma Ross Dalton Memorial Scholarship is for residents to further their post-high school education in any accredited college, trade/vocational or nursing/health related facility.

Marjorie Lyons Netzley Scholarship is available to a Miami County resident who pursues a health/medical related degree.  The recipient may qualify to renew the scholarship.

Robert E. Netzley Scholarship is available to a Darke County resident whose career goal is to work in public service. A career in government, politics, public service, health and safety or church service is ideal. The recipient may qualify to renew the scholarship.

Applications for all these scholarships are available online at, high schools or by phoning the Miami County Foundation office at 937-773-9012.

Dayton Engineering Sciences Symposium

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October 28, 2014

Wright State University Student Union

Dayton, OH

Sponsored by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Dayton Section, the symposium is designed to facilitate communication between members of the regional technical community, as well as to provide a forum for students (both undergraduate & graduate), engineers, and researchers to present their work.  The symposium program will include several parallel sessions in the morning and afternoon, and will include a luncheon, keynote address, and poster session.

If you are interested or have questions please feel free to contact:  Daniel Richardson, Research Scientist, Spectral Energies, LLC Air Force Research Laboratory/RQTC, WPAFB, 937-255-3252,

ACT Prep Classes – Edison/Tipp City

Edison Community College is offering ACT Prep Classes beginning on September 23 through October 16, 2014, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:30-6:30pm or 6:30 to 8:30pm and the cost: $79.  Check out the link for more information.

Great offering from Tipp City Community Services to help you improve your test-taking abilities.  Click on the link to view the informational flyer.  What have you got to lose?

College Night


College Night

Do you have questions about the college you want to attend? Would you like to compare two or three different schools? Have you just started the college search process and want to explore your options?

No matter what situation you’re in, Greater Dayton Area College Night can help. Many colleges and universities from Ohio and across the country will be represented at the University of Dayton Arena, located east of Interstate 75 at exit 51.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
6:30 to 8 p.m.

University of Dayton Arena
1801 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd.
Dayton, OH 45417

Representatives from more than 170 schools will be available to talk with you and answer your questions. Download our College Night list (.pdf) to see which colleges and universities will be attending.

This event is free and open to the public.  We’d love to have your help spreading the word!

If you have any questions, contact the Office of Admission and Financial Aid at 800-UD PRIDE (800-837-7433) or email