Al Misiaszek and Morgan Mattingly, left, and Eric Dowdle and
Jenna Van Stelle, right, run through mock-interviews during a
career fair at Pusch Ridge Christian Academy last week. Juniors and
seniors spent about 10 minutes interviewing and getting evaluated
during the career fair.
Seventh-grader Ryder Wollard talks to Standard Microsystems
Corporation Engineer Scott McLeod during the career fair at Pusch
Ridge Christian Academy on Feb. 10.
Lynette Rasco, who is a freelance make-up artist, works at a
cosmetology booth and demonstrates her career with Pusch Ridge
eight-grader Lauren Neureiter.
More than 470 Pusch Ridge students and other area students
participated in a career fair with more than 60 career booths at
Pusch Ridge Christian Academy last Friday.
Tortolita Middle School held a career fair on Feb. 9 where Jay
Smith, a professional dog trainer, used a Border collie mix dog
named Gabriel. Students Patrick Gilmore, right, and Jake Darrow,
second from left, use a training clicker to demonstrate how a dog
learns through positive reinforcement.
Local songwriter Michael “Mick” Beaman talks to a group of
students at Tortolita Middle School on Feb. 9 during a career
Students at Tortolita Middle School listen to Pima Regional SWAT
Team members talk about their profession during a career day last
Local dog trainer Jay Smith piles M&Ms as rewards for
students as Zach Everson, right, uses a dog clicker to get Austin
Wagoner, left, to perform a simple task through positive
Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2012 4:00 am
Thursday, February 16, 2012 4:00 am.