22nd Annual Career Day To Be Held At The Riverside Church
New York City Youth Encouraged to Utilize Their Talents and Gifts to Pursue Their Personal Dreams and Goals at Day of Career Workshops and Panel Discussions
To help provide junior and senior high school students with the essential ingredients for success in the future, The Riverside Church will host its 22nd Annual Career Day & College Fair on Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Church, 91 Claremont Ave. (bet. 120th & 122nd Sts.), Morningside Heights. Sponsored by The Morgan Stanley Foundation and Warburg Pincus, the theme of this year’s event is “Charge Forward!”
The keynote speaker this year will be Councilman Jumaane D. Williams (45th District, New York), who sits on the Committee for Higher Education and serves at the Chair for Youth Services.
Designed to be an educational resource for the community, Career Day continues to be one of the most exciting and energetic youth ministry events at The Riverside Church and is open to all youth. During last year’s Career Day, the Church hosted more than four hundred 7th through 12th grade students, from schools across all five boroughs.
At the event this year, participants will have an opportunity to visit with and receive information from representatives of more than 30 different colleges/universities (University of Kansas, M.I.T, Clark Atlanta University, Morgan State University, Wesleyan University and Johnson & Wales); and participate in panel discussions led by working professionals from a wide range of careers and vocations, including: IT, Law, Medicine, Communications, Sports/Entertainment, Engineering, Culinary Arts, Architecture, Green-Jobs and more.
Registration for the event is open and will continue through Friday, March 1, 2013. Youth participants and organizations may register online at www.trccareerday.org, or call (212) 870-6833 or (212) 870-6827 for more information.
THE RIVERSIDE CHURCH’S 22ND ANNUAL CAREER DAY
SATURDAY, MARCH 2, 2013
9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.
THE RIVERSIDE CHURCH,
91 CLAREMONT AVE. (BET. 120TH & 122ND STS.)
COST: FREE, REGISTER AT WWW.TRCCAREERDAY.ORG
OR CALL (212) 870-6833 OR (212) 870-6827
Directions: To get to The Riverside Church by subway take the 1 to 116th St. and walk to 91 Claremont Ave. (bet. 120th & 122nd St.) one block west of Broadway.