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Hey UB Alumni

Colleagues: Please read the following opportunities and extend to whomever you feel could benefit. A couple are quite specific regarding target audiences.

Job Opportunities at Xerox

Please stop by our location at 745 W. New Circle Road for an interview.  We are hiring full-time permanent Healthcare Customer Service positions and have a number of 1st shift slots available. If you have any questions, please call (859) 389-3716.

Wake Forest University

Opportunity for minority students to attend its MBA program for free, and so far, the response has been very poor.

The contact person is:

Derrick S. Boone, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Marketing
Worrell Professional Center Rm. 3139
Babcock Graduate School of Management - Wake Forest University,
Winston Salem, N.C. 27109-8738.
(866) 925-3622. 

Call me Mister Program

Four historical black colleges in South Carolina - Benedict College, Chaflin University, Morris College and South Carolina State University - will provide scholarships to Black Males who may wish to study to become Black Male Teachers in our secondary school system. Visit for details concerning online application or call 1-800-640-2657. This is an excellent opportunity for a young Black male living in a household below the poverty level who has decent high school grades who may be motivated to go to college to become a school teacher. 

Harvard University

It is offering free tuition to families of Honor Students in high school where their household income is less than $125,000 per year. Visit or call (617) 495-1581. 

Syracuse University

Its School of Architecture is desperately seeking young men and women of color interested in pursuing a 5 year professional degree in Architecture.


Mark Robbins, Dean
School of Architecture
201 Slocum Hall
Syracuse, New York 13244-1250 
(315) 443-2256


Follow-up Form

Thank you for visiting our website! We appreciate your continued interest in BCTC Upward Bound and are happy to hear from you.

As you may recall, the federal government requires all Upward Bound programs to track the progress of their respective participants through college graduation. This information is used to measure the program's success, make decisions regarding continued funding, and provide opportunities for future generations of Upward Bounders. We ask that you take a few minutes to complete the Follow-up Form and to update us regularly with any changes in your postsecondary academic career. You can email the completed form to Erica Williams, or mail directly to the address listed below.

Please call our office at (859) 246-6579 if you have any questions or if you would just like to say "Hi"!

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Wishing You Continued Success

Bluegrass Community & Technical College
Upward Bound
164 Opportunity Way, Building N, Rm. N117
Lexington, KY 40511

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