Semester 2 Career Treks

  • semester 2

    VIRTUAL

    Live

    Upcoming Virtual Career TREKS   

    April 8        idot

    Civil & Materials Engineering Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome the Illinois Department of Transportation and the National Association of Highway Engineers to discuss careers in Civil and Materials Engineering.

    Click here for more information and to sign up!

     

    April 9        vet

    Veterniarian Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors as we welcome Dr. Claire Behnke. She will share her educational pathway and professional experiences working as a Veterinarian.

    Click here for more information and to sign up!

     

    April 12        marketing

    Global Marketing Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome Mr. Tim Steunkel. He will share his educational pathway and professional experiences working as a Global Marketing Communications Manager for TeeJet Technologies.

    Click here for more information and to sign up!

     

    April 15        emt

    Healthcare Careers- EMT

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome Sargent Yoon Kim.  She will share her experiences as an EMT and Medic w/ the Army National Guard.

    Click here for more information and to sign up!

    April 20        zurich

    Business/Insurance Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome Zurich Insurance.  Zurich  is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. Meet with Zurich professionals who will discuss their career paths and experiences working at the headquarters here in Schaumburg!

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    April 21        food science

    Chemistry & Food Science Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome Ms.Katie Sudler of FONA Internationals who will share her educational pathway and career experiences in Chemistry and Food Science.  

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    April 22        social work

    Soical Work, Therapy & Counseling Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome Ms. Shannon Olson who will share her experiences as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Clinical Director at Owens & Associates Counseling Therapy Center, LLC.

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    April 27        med device manuf

    Mechanical Engineering & Manufacturing Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome Stryker Medical Device Manufacturing to discuss careers in mechanical engineering and manufacturing. 

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    April 28        marketing

    Marketing Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome representatives from the Motion Agency. They will share their educational pathways and professional experiences and discuss their careers in Marketing.

    Click here for more information and to sign up!

     

    April 29        accounting

    Accounting Careers

    Join the D211 Career Advisors and I as we welcome RSM US  - Audit, Tax, and Consulting Services to discuss careers in Accounting.

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    Virtual Career TREKS 

    "ASK A GRADUATE" HOSTED BY UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (UTI)- Automotive Careers

    "Ask a Graduate" a pre-recorded event

    MANUFACTURING & ENGINEERING - CHRISTINE NEE, ENGINEERING MANAGER at MEDTRONIC

    With locations in over 160 countries, Christine moved from Medtronic in Ireland to Medtronic here in Sonoma County! Hear Christine’s story and learn what it takes to be an Engineering Manager at a global medical device manufacturer.

    MANUFACTURING & ENGINEERING - DAN VOIT, CEO at BLENTECH

    Dan’s love for food led him to pursue food science and food engineering. Now, he blends the two as the CEO of Blentech (pun intended). Dan’s unique story that includes making equipment for a manned mission to Mars, traveling the globe, and running a local company that helps feed people around the world.

    WEBSITE & GRAPHIC DESIGN - WAYNE INGRAHAM, OWNER & PARTNER at LINK CREATIVE

    According to Wayne, you have to think a bit differently to get into the creative industry. “…if you were always thought of as the weird one, that’s always helpful!” Hear how Wayne took a passion for web design and grew it into a full design and technology firm in Santa Rosa, CA.

    VIDEO PRODUCTION - JAMES SIMMONS, OWNER at SIMZ PRODUCTIONS

    James found a love for video production in high school. Now James owns his own video production company in Sonoma County where he films documentaries, commercials, corporate productions, and more!

     
    Explore a database of recorded conversations with industry professionals across a wide range of careersGet Started  
     
    Are you intersted in Biomedical Engineering or Bioengineering?  View this slide deck or watch a recorded presenation of the Engineering World Health (EWH) chapter at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) talk about what Bioengineering is and what fields fall under the major.  They also talk about the concentrations and the coursework.  

     

    Junior Achievement Career Speaker Videos- Explore a database of recorded conversations with industry professionals across a wide range of careers: Get Started  

     

    U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics- Explore Career Videos to learn about various occupations: Get Started

     

    Mission: Census (A Virtual Field Trip to the U.S. Census Bureau): Attend the virtual field trip now!

     

    Virtual Skilled Trades Expo-Construction, Automotive, Information Technology and Manufacturing:  Click here for instant access to watch Virtual Workplace Experiences, Career Profiles, Industry overview videos, and more!

     

    Roadtrip Nation- Find leaders that share your interests! Explore videos and read about their road in life: Start here!

     

  • Contact

    Marie Mirabella
    Career Advisor
    Career & Technical Education
    mmirabella@barrington220.org
    (847) 756.2473

    Office Hours
    Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am -1:00 pm
    Office located in the Student Services Department
    Office Hours subject to change with Career TREKS, events, and meetings.

    Email me to make an appointment that fits your schedule.

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