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.
September - November 2017 - Midwest Writing Center offers two opportunities throughout the school year. One is the Young Emerging Writers Open Critique on Saturdays and the other is the Young Emerging Writers Generative Workshop on Wednesdays. Click HERE for details.
Wednesday, December 20th, 11:30 AM-1:05 PM - Animal-focused Lunch & Learn. Sign-up now in the Career Center. We have: the Director of the QC Animal Hospital, Director of MCC Vet Tech program, K-9 Officer, Animal Boarding/Grooming, and a Pet Store Manager.
Thursday, January 25th, 9:00 AM-tentative end time - ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) test in the library for 10th - 12th grades. This is an untimed test we use for career planning. It can also be used for those thinking technical careers as it has a tech component, can be used for ACT practice and used for the military - but we do not release scores to the military. Sign-up now in the Career Center, space is limited.
Wednesday, January 31st, 11:30 AM-1:05 PM - Medical Lunch & Learn, location to be decided. We will be having an audiologist, dentist, general physician, some type of surgeon and a physician assistant or nurse practitioner. Sign-up now in the Career Center
Saturday, February 10th, 10:00AM-5:30PM - Fresh Films Quad Cities, a local film company working with Augusta College, is hosting a day-long workshop at the Fresh Films HQ on the Augustana College. Open to students 12-18 with a $30 fee. Includes lunch, program guide and t-shirt. Click HERE for details and to register.
Wednesday, February 28th, 11:30 AM-1:05 PM - Engineering Lunch & Learn, location to be decided. Aviation/Aeronautical, Environmental, Nuclear or Electrical and including Engineering Techs. Sign-ups will start after Winter Break.