Category Archives: Careers

Explore Careers in Biotechnology at SCC’s Upcoming Discovery Dinner

You are invited to attend a free Biotechnology Discovery Dinner at Southeast Community College! The event is generously sponsored by Neogen Geneseek, on Tuesday, November 13 at 6:30 pm. in the Synergy Space at The Career Academy (8800 O Street, Lincoln NE 68520). At this event you will be able to learn about the amazing science happening right here in… Read more »

Announcing the Junior Rogue Program: An Esports Accelerator for Fortnite

 In partnership with esports organization Rogue, Find Your Grind is launching the Junior Rogue Program, a semester-long professional gaming accelerator program that gives young Fortnite players a direct path to pursuing their dreams. Those accepted will receive mentorship from Rogue’s professional Fortnite team, a $500 scholarship, access to industry experts from a wide variety of backgrounds, and resources unique to… Read more »

SCC Discovery Days – Fall 2018

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SCC has released the dates for their fall 2018 Discovery Days. This experience gives students, parents, teachers, and counselors the opportunity to tour an SCC campus and discover the numerous opportunities available. Participants will learn about each program on the campus they visit, have the opportunity to speak individually with instructors and staff, and learn what it takes to be… Read more »

UNK Health Careers Fair

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Area high school students (most beneficial for Juniors and Seniors) are invited to the UNK Health Career Fair on Wednesday, September 26.  Students may come in large school groups, or with a parent or chaperone.  There is no fee for the fair.  UNK asks that all attendees check-in between 8:15 AM – 8:50 AM in the UNK Fine Arts Building.  The event will feature… Read more »

Free job-getting help from a local non-profit

Next Tuesday, April 17, from 5:30-6:45pm at the Nonprofit Hub, Lead Up** will host a forum called “Apply Yourself”. It will feature three panelists from YMCA, HyVee and Gallup. This forum will focus on finding and successfully securing a first job or summer employment with an emphasis on helping students learn that first jobs are more than just a way to make some money, but rather… Read more »

ASVAB Test

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LSW will be offering the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) on February 2nd. Students may register for this free assessment in the Counseling Center. The ASVAB is a multiple-aptitude battery that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success in the military. It is administered annually to more than one million military applicants, high school, and… Read more »

University of Nebraska’s Civil Engineering Program

For students who are strong in math and science and want to impact the world, Civil Engineering is a great major to consider. Offered at both the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Omaha campuses, Civil Engineering majors work on infrastructure, clean water, environmental impact, soils, flood control and many other facets that impact the lives of all citizens. Please click here… Read more »

Plains Equipment: Student Opportunity

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A career event for a select group of students will be held at the Plains Equipment Group location in Seward on Thursday, February 2, 2017 from 9:00 to 12:30. Students selected for this event should possess the following: Mechanical inclination An interest in active hands on work A desire to know how systems work An interest in agriculture This career… Read more »

University of Houston’s Cullen College of Enginneering

Did you know that the University of Houston’s Cullen College of Engineering is home to the world’s only Geosensing Systems Engineering and Sciences graduate program? Did you also know that there are more than 4,000 unfilled positions in the U.S. alone for individuals trained in advanced geospatial technologies? Help develop new geospatial technologies while working alongside experts from the National… Read more »