The Jackson Co Middle School and Dodson Branch School eighth graders attended the Career Fair along with White Co, Avery Trace, Upperman, Irving College and Centertown on Tuesday Dec 4th. The guest speakers at the event were Dr. Phil Oldham TTU President, Advance Manufacturing’s Kristin Rosecrants, FICOSA, Health Science’s Brandon Smith, Putnam Co EMS, Information Technology’s Jill Patrick, SAIC and for Education, Mr. Grant Swallows with the White County School System.
The students had the opportunity to explore the different career opportunities offered in our area. They got to meet and speak with real people in the different fields to gain a better understanding of what is required to pursue the field they may be interested in.
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