Texarkana, Texas – College event helps young women explore non-traditional jobs

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Texarkana, Texas 2021-12-01 23:18:40 –

Hope, Arkansas (KTAL / KSHV) – The University of Arkansas at Hope Texarkana recently hosted the first ever “model and unconventional” career exploration event for young women at a school in southwestern Arkansas. bottom.

The event, co-sponsored by an educational co-operative in southwestern Arkansas, provided female students with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in non-traditional career areas.

“What we really wanted to do was make sure they had the opportunity to learn about career areas they might not know,” said Akiri Moses-Israel, director of business and industrial training. rice field.

Students observe a class of diesel technology during a “model and unconventional” career exploration event. (Photo courtesy of Casey Curtis / UAHT)

The entire UAHT Technology Industry Division participated and focused on industries such as welding, industrial maintenance, electricity, diesel mechanical, information technology, coding, business, photovoltaics and HVAC.

“All of these career areas offer high-paying jobs and are in high demand throughout our region,” said Moses-Israel.

More than 80 students attended the event, along with visitors from the Education Cooperative, the Arkansas Department of Education, the Department of Career & Technology Education, local CTE teachers, and the Texarkana Chamber of Commerce.

Contact 870-777-5722 for more information on the technical and industrial programs available at UAHT.

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