The Career Center, located in the Counseling Office, is here for students, assisting them with their post-secondary and career planning by connecting them with various resources and experiences such as job shadows, lunch & learns and tours.
June - July 2018 -- Scott Community College (SCC) is hosting a variety of Summer Camps at Nahant Marsh and at the SCC campus. These camps are available for a variety of ages - click HERE for information and to register.
June 2018 -- Augustana College is hosting a variety of Summer Academies for high school students. Click HERE for more information or to apply.
June - July 2018 -- St. Ambrose University is hosting a variety of Summer Experiences. Click HERE for more information or to apply.
June - Western Illinois University (WIU) is hosting Summer Enrichment Programs for 5th - 12th graders. Click HERE for more information or to apply.
Saturday, March 10, 2018, 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM - Western Illinois Criminal Justice/Public Safety Open House. Students and their parents interested in careers with a criminal justice/public safety degree can learn more about WIU's program options.
Friday, March 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Western Illinois University School of Agriculture Open House. High School students and their parents can attend. When thinking Ag - remember this isn't just for farming/livestock careers but also: Nursery Manager, Agronomist, Ag Finance, Plant Breeder, Ag Sales, Veterinarian, Commodity Merchandiser, Educator or Logistics.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 11:30 AM - 1:05 PM - Sports Lunch & Learn in the Student Commons. We will be highlight coaching, sports player, sports journalism, sports/personal trainer, and sports business careers. Sign-up in the Career Center.
Thursday, March 29th, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Black Hawk College Job Fair. Juniors and Seniors interested in applying for part-time or jobs after high school can sign-up in the Career Center for a time to attend the Job Fair. Resumes will be required for this event - if you need help creating one Mrs. Johnson can help.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 11:30 AM - 1:05 PM -- Military & Military Academy Lunch & Learn in the Main Theatre. Air Force, Army, Army National Guard, Marines and Navy will be present. The Navy, Coast Guard and US Military Academy representatives will present information about the Academies along with a suggested timeline. Sign-up in the Career Center
Monday, April 23, 2018, 2:00 - 3:00 PM or 3:30 - 4:30 PM -- The Student Trades Initiative is hosting a Trades Careers Hiring Fair at the Bettendorf Library's 2nd floor. Juniors and Seniors interested in the Building Trades can sign up in the Career Center. Resumes will be required - if you need help creating one Mrs. Johnson can help
Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 11:30 AM - 1:05 PM -- Scientist-related Career Lunch & Learn in the Main Theatre. Scientists in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Environmental will be highlighted. Sign-up in the Career Center.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 11:30 AM - 1:05 PM -- Ag-Related Careers Lunch & Learn in the Main Theatre. Highlighting careers such as Veterinary, Nursery Manager, Ag Finance, Nursery Manager, and other Ag-Related Careers. This L&L will also highlight Western Illinois University's new Dual Enrollment Course. Sign-up in the Career Center in April.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 11:30 AM - 1:05 PM -- Social Work/Psychology Lunch & Learn in the Main Theatre. Highlighting: Psychology, Social Workers, Therapists, Counselors and Child Life Specialists. Sign up in the Career Center in April.