Pasadena Unified College and Careers Showcase Takes Place October 9

first_imgEducation Pasadena Unified College and Careers Showcase Takes Place October 9 At the Pasadena Convention Center, 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. From STAFF REPORTS Published on Friday, October 4, 2013 | 2:50 pm Business News Top of the News More Cool Stuff Subscribe College Fair & Career Fair 2012 photosThe Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) in partnership with the Pasadena Educational Foundation invites students and families to attend the 2013 College Fair & Career Pathways Showcase Wednesday, October 9 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Pasadena Convention Center. The event will include a college fair, seminars and student career portfolio showcase. The event is free and open to the public, serving as a forum for students and families to become better acquainted with the educational and extracurricular opportunities that participating institutions can offer.The event will feature representatives from approximately 100 colleges, universities and technical schools. Financial aid and NCAA college athletics information will also be available. Additionally, high school community business partners such as the Armory Center for the Arts, Lockheed, JPL and the Light Bringer Project will be on hand to highlight projects PUSD students have accomplished in career academies.PUSD’s College and Career Pathways connect academics to real-world applications by integrating challenging instruction with a demanding project-based technical curriculum. Students explore the workplace, build experience and develop mentoring relationships with local businesses, government and nonprofits. High school academies include Arts, Entertainment and Media, Business and Entrepreneurship, Creative Arts and Design, Culinary Arts and Hospitality, Engineering and Environmental Science, Health Careers, Law and Public Service and the App Academy (mobile, web and game development). Students apply to academies during PUSD’s open enrollment period which takes place in January.“This event is an opportunity for families to create a road map for their child’s future,” said PUSD Superintendent Jon R. Gundry. “The earlier the better when it comes to students and families thinking about college and career.”To see a list of participating colleges and business partners see the attached document or visit www.pasedfoundation.org/parentsstudents/passport-to-college-and-careers/ Community News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Herbeauty6 Strong Female TV Characters Who Deserve To Have A SpinoffHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself Right NowHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyFinding The Right Type Of Workout For You According AstrologyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Bad To Give Your Boyfriend An Ultimatum?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Most Influential Women In HistoryHerbeautyHerbeauty Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community Newscenter_img 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena First Heatwave Expected Next Week Make a comment Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,PCC – EducationVirtual Schools PasadenaDarrell Done EducationHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDSlast_img


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