Peterborough ON – (November 30)
The Dean of the School of Trades and Technology Pam Stoneham will moderate a career discovery virtual event “Build a Dream” for young women on Dec. 1 at 6 p.m.
“Build a Dream” encourages and empowers young women in grades 7-12 and their parents to explore exciting career opportunities in skilled trades, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), emergency response, and entrepreneurship. At the event, young women will be able to explore careers with their parents, hear from professional women in industry, and network with employers.
Other Fleming representatives on the panel include Susan Brown, faculty member with the Carpentry and Renovation Techniques program, and electrical pre-apprentice Cassandra Caveen. Lt.-Col. Janaya Hansen with the Canadian Armed Forces and Anna Hargreaves, McGill University professor in ecology, evolution and conservation biology, are the other panelists.
The event is in partnership with the Peterborough, Victoria, Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board and the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board.
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