The Career Fair at Shepherd High School had a unique beginning three years ago. It was a project initiated by a CMU student. The interest was high enough that teachers and administration have grown it to a powerful event. It helps that area employers are anxious to help develop the young local talent pool, seeing their participation as an investment in the future of their businesses. And opportunities abound!!
The A-Team of businesses, those that answer the call to share opportunities and education with students whenever called upon, were, of course, present. Avalon & Tahoe, Aircraft Precision, Masonic Pathways, Merrill Technologies, Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works, and Consumers Energy were all in attendance to share career opportunities with students in grades 8-12.
So proud today of all the local people nurturing the education of our young talent! I look forward to watching this event continue to grow!
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