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Career Development

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Summer Symposium Series: Climate Career Resources

A career focused on climate change and sustainability would let you help people by working to help solve the biggest problems of our time.

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Summer Symposium Series: Engineering Career Resources

A career in engineering would let you help people through designing and implementing the things they use in their daily lives.

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STEM Skills and Self-Exploration

Students learn how the STEM skills that they develop in class apply to future career options. 

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Demonstrating Skills in Technological Careers

Students will learn and demonstrate skills required in a career of interest.

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Careers of the Future

Students will learn about potential careers of the future and create their own job description.

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Help Wanted: STEM Career

Students will produce a Help Wanted Ad that lists the skills, personality attributes and job conditions for a specific career/job title. 

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You Be the Crime Scene Investigator

Students will learn that the world of crime scene investigation (CSI) is one that is highly scientific in nature and has many career paths.

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Careers in the Great Outdoors

Students explore careers related to outdoors and the land and then design and build a water filter prototype.

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Engineering a Future Career

Students explore the different branches of engineering and discover the similarities and differences between them.

Engineers at work

Exploring Engineering Careers

Students will learn about the different types of engineering and the various post-secondary pathways available.

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Coding is For Everyone!

Students will learn the importance of computer programming skills across a variety of career areas and how these skills can make them more employable.

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Global Competency Skills Inventory

Students will take inventory of their Global Competency skills, reflect on their strengths, and set next steps for mastery of these skills.

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STEAM Jobs Around the World

Students will develop critical thinking skills as they investigate STEAM careers locally and internationally.

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Career Talk Show

Students will research a career (or career sector) and role-play being a person in that career being interviewed by a talk show host.

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What do you want to DO when you grow up?

Students will use online tools and job search engines to explore career possibilities and the job market.