Posted on May 10th, 2018 in Events
On the evening of May 9, several students from Warren Townships’ Adult Basic Education program joined employers from EmployIndy, Goodwill, St. Vincent, and Aspen Dental in mock interview training. These students have been taking courses at the Walker Career Center in order to prepare them for further education in CNA (Certified Nursing Assistance), Dental, and CCMA (Certified Clinical Medical Assistance) training.
Posted on March 19th, 2018 in Events
On March 16, JAG Indiana hosted their annual State Career Development Conference. This is a competition between students around Indiana to express judges with their employability skills, such as public speaking, entrepreneurship, marketing, and more.
This year Marion County JAG cleaned house! Of the thirteen competitions, there were four first place winners, one second place winner, one third place winner, and one student with honorable mention. Governor Eric Holcomb presented the awards at Ivy Tech Community College. See some photos from the event below:
Posted on March 12th, 2018 in Events
The Central Library saw a crowd of over 800 young adults for Congressman André Carson’s fifth annual Youth Opportunities Fair, with the goal of connecting students and parents with a variety of summer options before the end of the school year. More than 75 organizations around Indy participated to offer opportunities for jobs, volunteer work, and learning sessions for resume development, interviewing, and more. Congressman Carson partnered with Indianapolis Libraries, EmployIndy, JAG, Public Allies, and Mayor Hogsett’s office on the event. Check out the pics below!