Posts Tagged with ‘Veterans’
November 10, 2015
On November 10, Triton College will host its Military & Veteran’s Job Fair. The event offers a good opportunity for military, veterans and their families to network with companies hiring for a variety of industries. Come and learn about the latest opportunities. Dress for success, and bring plenty of resumes. Tues, November 10 11:00am – 3:00pm Triton […]
October 30, 2015
On October 30, Elgin Community College will be hosting its Veteran Resource and Job Fair. This event will offer a great opportunity for veterans to speak directly with employers and other resources. Professional attire is recommended, and applicants should bring resumes. October 30 9am – 2pm Elgin Community College Building J, Spartan Event Center 1700 […]
October 29, 2015
This event will provide information on how businesses can recruit, hire, and retain veterans. Thursday Oct 29 10am-12pm Waukegan Public Library 128 N. County Street Waukegan, IL 60085 For more information or to register, email Judy.Leonard@illinois.gov or call 847-377-3469.
September 30, 2015
Triton College is opening a new Veterans Resource Center which will provide veterans with various academic, career, and community resources. The grand opening will take place on Sept 30. Grand Opening Sept 30 11am – 1pm Triton College Room J-236 Fine Arts Building 2000 5th Avenue River Grove, IL 60171 Click here for more information […]
September 9, 2015
On Sept 9, Veteran Recruiting will host its Veterans Virtual Career Fair. This online event will offer an excellent opportunity for veterans to connect with companies looking to hire for a variety of positions. Sept 9 12pm-3pm (Central) Click here to register and to create a profile.
September 8, 2015
This Making Chips podcast features an interview with Hernan Luis y Prado, the founder of Workshops for Warriors. In it, he describes some of the problems veterans face when returning to society, as well as opportunities that can be found for them in the world of manufacturing. The industry could and should take advantage of […]
July 27, 2015
On June 17th, 250 leaders from manufacturing, logistics, education, and government gathered for an Executive Briefing at Ivy Tech Community College in Indianapolis, IN. The event was a collaboration between Ivy Tech, SME, the Great Lakes Manufacturing Council, NIMS, and MSSC. The purpose was to discuss the state of manufacturing in the Great Lakes region. […]
June 23, 2015
Institutions in southwestern Illinois, such as Southwestern Illinois College, are doing their part to equip students with the skills necessary to enter the workforce in a variety of high tech fields. Southwestern’s Sam Wolf Granite City Campus is considered one of the best advanced manufacturing training facilities in the US, and its new Veterans and […]
May 26, 2015
Congratulations to graduating veterans at Prairie State College who were recently honored at a special stole ceremony. Click here to read the full article.
May 21, 2015
This month is National Military Appreciation Month (NMAM). The month has been designated to observe and honor those that have served the country (a group numbering over 90 million since 1776). If you see a member of the armed forces this month (or any month for that matter), be sure to thank them for their […]