Careers in Texas Industries Week - Career Exploration Events

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The Careers in Texas Industries Week statewide calendar of career exploration events provides information about events happening around the state which are designed to inform students, parents and educators about career opportunities in Texas’ growing industries. Learn more about Careers in Texas Industries Week by participating in an event near you.

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Event Locations

The 2017 Careers in Texas Industries Week events will be conducted during the week of September 25 – 30 across the state of Texas. Please continue to check this website for updates on these events.

For more information about a career exploration event, please contact your local representative

Host

Date/Time

Location

Event Name &
Contact
Information

Apprenticeship Texas Conference 09/28-29/17 Drury Plaza Hotel Riverwalk
105 S. Saint Mary's St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
Apprenticeship Texas Conference Registration
Workforce Solutions Texoma

09/25/17 - 09/29/17

Noon - 1:30 pm each day

Gainesville High School
2201 S I-35
Gainesville, TX
Careers in Texas Industries  - with a different career field being highlighted each day.
Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent 09/25/17
9:30 am - 2 pm
Victoria College Emerging Technology Complex
7403 Lone Tree Rd
Victoria, TX 77901
 
CareerCon (Middle School students)
Workforce Solutions Cameron 09/26/2017
8:30 am - 11:20 am
Harlingen High School
1201 E. Marshall
Harlingen, TX 78550

Occupational Opportunities Expo

Contact:
Luciana Morales - Luciana.morales@wfscameron.org
Henry Castillo - henry.castillo@wfscameron.org
Maria Gonzales - maria.gonzalez@wfscameron.org

Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent 09/26/17
9:30 am - 2 pm
Victoria College Emerging Technology Complex
7403 Lone Tree Rd
Victoria, TX 77901
CareerCon (High School students)

Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend

09/26/17

10 am - 2:30 pm

Solomon P. Ortiz International Center
402 Harbor Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Ready for College & Career Conference

Workforce Solutions for South Texas

09/26/2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
and
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
LISD Civic Center
2400 San Bernardo
Laredo, TX 78040

WSST Youth Career Exploration

Contact: Hilda Roman
Call: 956-794-6572

Workforce Solutions Permian Basin

09/26/17

9 am - 2 pm

Odessa College
201 W. University
Odessa, Tx 79764

College2Career Exploration

Contact: Rosemary Casas
Email: rosemary.casas@workforcepb.org

Permian Basin

Workforce Solutions Concho Valley 09/27,2017
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
McNease Convention Center
501 Rio Concho Drive
San Angelo, TX 76903

26th Business Expo & Career Connection

Workforce Solutions East Texas 09/27/17
8:30 am - 2:15 pm
Careers in East Texas Industries Virtual Event - Region VII ESC

Contact: Elizabeth Walker
Assistant Director
Digital Learning Region VII ESC
Call: 903-988-6924
Email: ewalker@esc7.net

Contact: Timothy Smith
Business Services Manager
Workforce Services East Texas
Call: 903-651-8131
Email: timothy.smith@easttexasworkforce.org

Workforce Solutions East Texas

Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley 09/27/17
10 am - 1 pm
Courthouse Annex
113 W. Main
Centerville, Tx 75833

Careers in Texas Industries

Contact: Vonda Morrison
Call: 979-595-2801 x 2138
Email: vmorrison@bvcog.org

Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas 09/27/2017
10 am
Historic Paramount Theatre
352 Cypress St.
Abilene, Tx 79601

3-2-1: Careers in Action

Workforce Solutions for North Texas

09/27/17

9:30 am - 1 pm

Multi-Purpose Event Center
1000 5th St
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

Career Expo

Crystal Ojeda
call: 940-322-1801, Ext. 103
Email: crystal.ojeda@ntxworksolutions.org

Workforce Solutions for the Heart of Texas

09/25/17
6 pm - 8 pm
Extraco Events Center
4601 Bosque Blvd
Waco, TX 76710
Yes! to Careers in Texas Industries Week
Workforce Solutions Cameron 09/27/2017
8:30 am - 11:20 am
Harlingen South High School
1701 Dixieland Rd
Harlingen, TX 78552

Occupational Opportunities Expo

Contact:
Luciana Morales - Luciana.morales@wfscameron.org
Henry Castillo - henry.castillo@wfscameron.org
Maria Gonzales - maria.gonzalez@wfscameron.org

Workforce Solutions Middle Rio Grande 09/28/2017 City of Eagle Pass International Center for Trade
3295 Bob Rogers Drive
Eagle Pass, TX 78852
Ready to Work Collaborative Job Fair
Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas 09/28/17
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Region VIII ESC
4845 US Hwy 271 N
Pittsburg, Tx 75686
Better Make Room
Workforce Solutions Lower Rio Grande Valley 09/28/2017
9 am - 2 pm

UT at Rio Grande Valley
Edinburg Campus
1201 West University Drive
Health & PE II Bldg.
Edinburg, Tx 78539

Regional Leaders: Careers in Texas

Workforce Solutions Borderplex

090/28/2017

9 am - 1:30 pm

Williams Convention Center
El Paso, TX 79901
JOBCON

Workforce Solutions
of Central Texas

09/28/2017
Counselors 4:30-6 pm
Students & Parents
6 - 8 pm
Bell County Expo Center
301 W Loop 121
Belton, TX 76513

Centex College & Career Night

School registration
Contact Nancy Preston 
nancy.preston@tisd.org

Employers registration
Contact Wanda Williams
wandaw@workforcelink.com

Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas

09/28/2017

10 am-2 pm

Polk County Commerce Center
1017 US 590 Loop North
Livingston, TX 77351

Hands on Career Exploration for Youth

Registration:
Misty Spears
936-327-5421 x 5634
or
Donna Weese
936-327-5421 x 5628

Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas

09/29/2017

10 am-2 pm

First United Methodist Church
329 N. Bowie
Jasper, TX 75951

Hands on Career Exploration for Youth

Registration Contact:
Cynthia Watley
409-384-9031 x 5426
or
Yolanda Hafford
409-384-9031 x 5422

Workforce Solutions Alamo

09/29/2017
9 am - 2 pm
ESC Region 20
1314 Hines Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78208

CAREERCON 2017

To register visit: 2017 Youth CareerCON Expo
Contact: Hope Frances Rangel at hrangel@wsalamo.org or 210-510-4684

Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas

09/29/2017
9 am - 3 pm
Navarro College
1900 John Arden Dr.
Waxahachie, TX 75165

iWork: Youth Career Exploration

Contact: Donna Weston
Email: dweston@dfwjobs.com
call: 817-695-9177

Registration: iWork

Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County

09/29/2017
10 am - 2 pm

Tarrant County College Northwest Campus
WSTU Bldg.
4801 Marine Creek Pkwy
Ft Worth, TX 76179

Industry Discovery Expo

Contact: Lacey Douglas
Call: 817-413-4489
Email: lacey.douglas@workforcesolutions.net

Registration: Industry Discovery Expo

Workforce Solutions South Plains 09/29/2017
10 am - 2 pm
American Windmill Museum
1701 Canyon Lake Drive
Lubbock, Tx 79423
South Plains Careers in Texas
Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas 09/29/2017
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
A.C. New Middle School
3700 S. Beltline Road
Mesquite, TX 75181
(Event registration full)

Contact: 214-290-1000

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas

Workforce Solutions Texoma 09/29/2017
9 am - 1 pm

Grayson College
6101 Grayson Drive
Denison, Tx 75020

Careers & Industries in Texas

Workforce Solutions Panhandle

09/30/2017
10 am - 2 pm
Westgate Mall Center Court
701 West I-40
Amarillo, TX 79121

Career Explorer EXPO

call: 806-372-5521

Workforce Solutions Capital Area & Rural Capital Area 09/30/2017
10 am - 1 pm
Austin Community College
Highland Business Center
5930 Middle Fiskville Rd
Austin, TX 78752

College & Career Exploration Showcase

Capital Area Contact: Tiffany Daniels
Call: 5121-597-7129
Email: tiffany.daniels@wfscapitalarea.com

Rural Capital Area Contact: Jenna Akridge
Call: 512-244-7966 ext. 5013
Email: jenna.akridge@ruralcapital.net

 

 

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