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Welcome to the Advanced Learning Center.  The ALC serves high school-aged students in grades 10-12, offering a wide variety of advanced learning opportunities. Please visit with your high school counselor for more information about ALC.

Utah High School Film Students

Attributions: 
Brandon Arnold

The following awards were received at this year's Utah High School Film Festival which was held, April 19th:

 

Animation: Caden Brown, Honorable Mention
6 second comedy: Karson Crane, Honorable Mention
Original Music: Dakota Bradford, 3rd place
Original Music: Dakota Bradford, Tate Grimshaw, Ashley Brimhall, Brevin Hunsaker, 1st place
Movie Trailer: Dane Williams, 2nd Place
Lyric Video: Carlie Jaussi, Honorable Mention
Avant Garde: TJ Hollister, Riley Millstead, 2nd Place

 

Introduction to Engineering Students Design for Mini-Quadcopters

Attributions: 
Khristen Massic

Students in the Introduction to Engineering Design course recently participated in the "Firestorm" Challenge.

Problem: "Wildfires have caused significant damage across the country and continue to plague much of the western United States each summer.  The federal government has issued a call for new technologies to be developed which will assist in the fight against wildfires."

Medical Terminology Students Hard at Work

Attributions: 
Natalie Grant

Medical terminology students have been using various methods to understand and commit to memory the medical terms that will be necessary for a career in the medical profession. Students have played games like "Banagrams" and "Scrabble" to practice and apply their skills. Picture here, students are working together to learn terms for the Integumentary System.  

Grand Champion at CUSF!

Attributions: 

Adam Syndergaard was named Grand Champion at the Central Utah STEM Fair. Adam is an ALC Engineering student in addition to taking several distance education classes through UVU.

His project was a 3D printed gas electron multiplication detector.  He is advancing to the next level of competition whcih will be held May 8th in Arizona. Congratulations!