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Shedding light on Job Shadow

Shedding light on Job Shadow

Jessica Chalas

January 14, 2013

A large banner to the left of Mary Graft reads Co-Op Program in bold black letters as she asks her third hour class, “What job would you love to be doing by age 26 or 28, day in, day out?” Each year, her students face this question head-on as they spend time exploring the job market and planning...

Internships: just ask Sarah

Internships: just ask Sarah

Jessica Chalas

December 11, 2012

I would like to think I was ready to take on the world the moment I came out of the womb, but obviously I’d be kidding myself. I would not be where I am now (confident, independent, and potty-trained) without first taking life in baby steps. Things don’t change once you get to high school. Sure, y...

Jessica Chalas