Starts on September 19, 2013 9:00 AM
Ends on September 19, 2013 1:00 PM
An event to be held at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds (Poppy Pavillion) in Lancaster, CA which will help approximately 3000 middle, junior, and high school students explore career options and make business contacts. Approximately 125 local businesses, industry, government and community volunteers will provide career exhibits/demonstrations within 8 pathways (Aerospace/Aviation/Industrial Technology, Arts/Media/Communications, Agriculture/Environment & Natural Resources, and Business. Hospitality/Tourism/Education, Health Care, Information Technology, Law/Government/Public Services). Middle school students will receive information on career pathways and community colleges and will be able to speak directly to industry representatives in each of the career pathways. With a strong representation of high tech aerospace industry, all students will be exposed to STEM careers. The event is fun, exciting and interactive. Take a look at the pictures of past Salute To Youth events.
This publication was produced pursuant to grant agreement numbers
07-170, 08-140, 09-140 and 10-140 and was supported by the Governor's
Career Technical Education Pathways Initiative (SB70/SB1133). Funds
were awarded to Antelope Valley Community College District by the
Chancellor's Office, California Community Colleges.