BRHS Student Opportunities
Ferris State University Summer Cybersecurity Camp
Professor Gerald Emerick from Ferris State University would like to invite BRHS students to the summer Cyber Security Camp this coming June 20th - June 23rd on the Big Rapids, Michigan campus. This camp is a great way for students ages 15 to 18 to have fun exploring high-demand careers in Cybersecurity through hands-on activities in areas such as digital forensics and cryptography. The camp will be led by three full-time professors within Ferris’ highly accredited Information Security and Intelligence program. Current cybersecurity students will provide additional support and serve as camp counselors.
FSU Student Dispatcher Position
This position is available to students who are taking 6 credits this Summer and/or signed up for at least 6 credits at Ferris State University this fall. Student employees will be able to work up to 40 hours a week starting May 1st.
Student dispatchers work various hours, including nights/weekends/holidays, answering emergency and non-emergency calls. They are responsible for handling after-hours maintenance requests, campus fire and security alarm systems, guest permit issuance, Bulldogs Text Tip system, and ensuring student workers and patrol officers are secure while on duty.
Students applying should be familiar with Microsoft Office, answering phone calls, and entering information into a database. Previous law enforcement or dispatching experience is not required. Students of all programs are encouraged to apply!
2021 Summer Workbased Learning Program
This is a unique opportunity for students with IEPs/504 plans/presumed limitations to participate in a paid work experience to help develop work skills and gain work experience by working in the community at Mecosta County Park locations this Summer 2021.
The program runs Monday June 21st-Thursday August 12th 2021. Students will work 8:30am-2:00pm for about 20 hours per week and will be paid $9.65 per hour. For more information please see the attached letter here.
*The first step in the selection process is to complete the attached Summer Work Experience Application and turn it into your special ed. advisor by Wednesday, May 12th, 2021.
University of Michigan - Joy of Coding
Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Michigan is excited to be offering a virtual course that high school students can participate in this summer, The Joy Of Coding, which takes place July 5, 2021-August 13, 2021.
The Joy of Coding is an online course specially created for anyone who wants to experience first-hand the power and thrill of coding computers to do amazing things. Created with high school students in mind, it is a great way for anyone to step into the wondrous world of coding. You’ll learn by doing and experience how coding powers apps such as Snapchat and TikTok.
Please visit our website for further information including math prerequisites, cost ($99), important dates, and more! For priority consideration, please submit an application by April 30, 2021!For further questions, please email email@example.com.
Rotary International - Life Leadership Conference
Rotary will select 150 student leaders to participate in a fun-filled, exciting conference where they are inspired by a diverse group of exceptional speakers, make life-long friends through fellowship activities, and discuss the ethical and social issues of today. These activities are conducted in an atmosphere of trust and respect. The result is that these students return to their schools and communities motivated to take on additional leadership roles and to find additional ways to serve.
This year the conference will be held virtually May 20th-22nd. A follow-up reunion will be planned for mid-September. Visit the Life Leadership Conference website for the conference application and more information.
Job Opportunity at Tubelite
Tubelite in Reed City is hiring for full-time positions. You may even be able to get a job for the summer if you will be heading to college in the fall. All of our current job openings are located at www.tubeliteinc.com/careers.