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Annual Career Day brings wide range of jobs to CHS

Annual Career Day brings wide range of jobs to CHS

Grace Badger
December 4, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

An actor, a golfer, a politician, a lawyer, and a crowd of other professionals walk into a school. Three hours later, they leave having shared their work experiences with hundreds of ambitious students. That is precisely what happened on December 2, at the Communications High School Career Day organize...

Skills welcomes new NTHS members and prepares for Career Day

Ebenezer Shim
November 5, 2016
Filed under Club News

The meeting began with the council thanking everyone who helped coordinate a successful Halloween Dance on Oct. 28. The dance raised $620 for the club. The next event for SkillsUSA is Career Day, and the council hopes to finalize speakers by Nov. 9. More opportunities to help out at Career Day include...

SkillsUSA works to address participation issue

Ebenezer Shim
October 20, 2016
Filed under Club News

SkillsUSA met today to focus on four major topics: volunteering, the Halloween Dance, Career Day and competition assignments. The club has not yet earned enough money for competitions, and all members will now be required to sell an entertainment book. The need for volunteers was also addressed, and...

SkillsUSA encourages members to get involved in many ways

Ebenezer Shim
October 13, 2016
Filed under Club News

The SkillsUSA meeting began with the council and committee heads for the Halloween Dance to donate food and decorations for the upcoming event on Oct. 28. Donations would contribute to scholarship consideration for the cost of competitions. Juniors and seniors were also supposed to have their Career...

SkillsUSA introduces itself to new and returning members

Ebenezer Shim
September 22, 2016
Filed under Club News

SkillsUSA held its first official meeting to introduce the club to members. The agenda included an introduction to the club as well as the council members, an explanation of the competitions, finances that need to be covered, upcoming fundraisers scheduled throughout the year, applications for interested...

Career Day open eyes to a world of opportunities

Career Day open eyes to a world of opportunities

Kate Ridoux
February 28, 2016
Filed under News

On Wednesday, Feb. 23, CHS participated in its 15th annual Career Day, hosted by SkillsUSA. SkillsUSA adviser Deborah Maher stated that a lot of time and hard work goes into organizing the event. “We started preparations for the event in November. NTHS members had to find at least one speaker eac...

Student favorite, P.J. Bracco, delivers Career Day keynote speech reflecting on his journey

Student favorite, P.J. Bracco, delivers Career Day keynote speech reflecting on his journey

March 6, 2015
Filed under News

On Thursday, Feb. 26, students partook in the annual Career Day event presented by SkillsUSA and the National Technical Honor Society. Career Day at CHS gave students an opportunity to browse classrooms and speak to professionals, each giving advice on how to attain success in their own field, followed...

Career Day exposes students to unique opportunities

Career Day exposes students to unique opportunities

March 5, 2015
Filed under News

On Thursday Feb. 26 the National Technical Honor Society and SkillsUSA presented Career Day 2015. Students traveled between presentations to hear from a variety of professionals, including graphic designers, scientific researchers and weekend Fox 5 News anchor Antwan Lewis. Lewis was contacted by...

PHOTOS: Career Day

March 4, 2014
Filed under Photo Slideshows

The annual Career Day, hosted by the National Technical Honor Society and Skills USA was held on Thursday, Feb. 27 in the afternoon. This year, students attended six sessions of their choice. At the end of the day, the entire student body gathered to listen to the keynote speaker in the cafeteria. Blot...

Career Day abandons ‘track’ approach

Julia Pardee
March 4, 2014
Filed under News

Straying from the previously practiced “track” approach to Career Day, the National Technical Honor Society under adviser Kelly Harmon, changed the format of the event to allow each individual student to select presentations tailored to their interests. Read More »...

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