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Register for SATs, ACTs

The next SAT Reasoning and Subject tests are Saturday, May 2. The late registration deadline has been extended to Friday, April 17 (11:59 p.m. Eastern Time), for online and phone registrations only; late fees apply. For more information, go to . The registration deadline for the June 13 ACT test is May 8. Register online at

Summer lunch program volunteers

Agencies Coming Together (ACT) and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah (BBBSU) are looking for volunteers to help with the summer lunch program at McPolin Elementary School. The program will run June 15 to Aug. 6, Mondays through Thursdays from 12:30 until 2:30 p.m. Volunteers have the option of enrolling as a Big Brother or Big Sister and meeting with their Little Brother or Sister once a week during the program. Volunteers are also needed to help with activities and with running the program. If interested, please contact Melissa Gordon at BBBSU at 649-9366 or .

USU engineering summer program

Utah State University will host the Engineering State summer program June 8-11 for high school students. The program provides opportunities to explore the most up-to-date strategies, tools and engineering technology. Qualified applicants must be entering their junior or senior year in fall 2009, have a strong interest in math, science, technology or aviation and display citizenship excellence on their scholastic record. The application deadline is April 10. For more information or to apply, visit

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