Eighth grade students exploring careers
The second Download the Future Eighth Grade Career Fair is 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13 in the SFA William R. Johnson Coliseum. All county schools and N.I.S.D. are invited to participate. The purpose of the event for students to learn what careers are available for them after high school and/or college and what education and training those careers require.
“Nearly 700 Nacogdoches city and county students attended this event last spring, talking with more than 50 Nacogdoches exhibitors,” Education Committee Chair Dr. Judy Abbott said. “Only 54 exhibitors can be accepted, so if you are interested in discussing your industry and helping make this event a success, please contact Barbara Holl at the Chamber.”
Download the Future is a partnership between the Nacogdoches County Chamber, the Nacogdoches Economic Development Corporation (NEDCO), GenTX, Gear Up and county school districts. A $50 exhibition fee does apply to supply door prizes for students.