Semester 2 Career Treks

  • semester 2


    Virtual Career TREKS   

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    In-Person Career TREKS

    Career Treks have concluded for the 2021-2022 school year. Please check Semester 1 Career Treks in the fall of 2022!

    On Demand (pre-recorded)

    Virtual Career TREKS 

    • Pre-Recorded event with a NASA Engineer.  NASA Engineering
    • Board of Governors of The Federal Reserve System- Exploring Careers in Economics Spring 2021 Link to recording of "Exploring Careers in Economics"
    • "ASK A GRADUATE" HOSTED BY UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (UTI)- Automotive Careers  "Ask a Graduate" a pre-recorded event
    • Explore a database of recorded conversations with industry professionals across a wide range of careersGet Started 
    • Are you interested in Biomedical Engineering or Bioengineering?  View this slide deck or watch a recorded presentation 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 concentration 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!
    • 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 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!


  • Contact

    Marie Mirabella
    Career Advisor
    Career & Technical Education
    (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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