Nearly 130 ninth and 10th grade Health Science Academy college students attended the current Health Science Academy Career Fair, held within the Ed Emory Auditorium. Students from all 5 excessive colleges attended and had the possibility to see a wide range of well being careers.
The occasion was an off-the-cuff occasion the place college students had been inspired to go to as many exhibitors as potential. Exhibitors supplied details about their particular profession areas by visuals, show boards, hands-on props and gear, and handouts.
Several exhibitors represented graduates from Duplin County Schools who’ve returned to serve of their dwelling communities.
“Students need to see that they can stay in Duplin County and that there are job opportunities in health care for them here,” mentioned Debra Sholar, Health Science Academy coordinator. “As the healthcare industry focuses more on interdisciplinary teams, being more knowledgeable about other disciplines in the industry should benefit students, no matter what specific healthcare field they choose.”
All the healthcare partnering companies with the Duplin Health Sciences Academy had been in attendance, sharing details about job and volunteer alternatives in addition to particular person well being profession data. Sholar later famous how “students and exhibitors, alike, commented on how valuable this event was for both sides. Students understood that they may be working with some of these employers in the near future. We really want to thank all of the exhibitors who were involved for generously giving of their time.”