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Apprenticeship and Career Development Week

When: November 15 – 21

We are combining National Career Development Month with National Apprenticeship Week into one week-long celebration!

 

Career Development Vision Board Contest – STARTS NOVEMBER 8

Contestants will create a career vision board to show your career dreams and aspirations for the future. You can use pictures, images and writings to illustrate your hopes and goals of what your future or alternative career will be.

If you don’t know what a vision board is, click here for a good explanation.

Rules and parameters for the contest:

  1. If you create a physical vision board, it should not exceed 24″ X 36″ in size. You can also create your vision board digitally using graphics software or powerpoint.
  2. The contest is open to all Wayne Community College students (they must be currently registered in a course – any course – at the college), faculty (curriculum or work force continuing education) and all staff members.
  3. The contest will open at 12:01 am on Monday, November 8, 2021 and all entries must be submitted before 12 noon on Thursday, November 18, 2021.
  4. Each contestant will receive a contest t-shirt and the winner will receive a $100 cash prize.
  5. The contest will be judged by a panel of Wayne Community College staff, faculty, and students.
  6. Submit your vision board electronically using this form. If you create a physical vision board, you can take a photo of it and submit your photo. If you create your board digitally, you can submit the file. Each contestant may enter only one submission.

Monday, November 15 – Scavenger Hunt

Participate in an apprenticeship and career development scavenger hunt. Everyone who participates will receive a Wayne County Products gift bag!

Scavenger hunt tasks:

  1. ACTIVATE your student account on College Central Network.
  2. UPLOAD your resume to College Central Network.
  3. Take a Career Assessment on Career Coach.
  4. Visit and Like the Apprenticeship Wayne Facebook page.
  5. Take a selfie in a business suit (or an interview outfit).
  6. Use this form to upload your selfie and confirm you have completed the hunt!

Tuesday, November 16 – Graduate and Student Showcase

Graduates and students will be featured on our social media channels. A link to all the videos will be posted here as well.


Wednesday, November 17 – Wayne Community College/Goldsboro High School College Planning and Mentoring Seminar

This is a mentoring seminar for Wayne Community College students and Goldsboro High School CTE students. A link to the live stream will be posted here soon!


Thursday, November 18 – Career Development Vision Board Contest Winner

We will announce the winner of the Vision Board Contest!