Nov. 2 Expo to draw 1,450 sophomores from 33 regional schools

The 5th annual Northern Valley Career Expo Wednesday, Nov. 2 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks will introduce 1,450 sophomores to career opportunities in northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. Attendees from 33 high schools will tour a showcase floor where there will be more than 130 hands-on exhibit booths to engage students and pique their […]

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Registration open for 5th annual Expo

Exhibitor registration is now open for the 5th annual Northern Valley Career Expo on Nov. 2 at the Alerus Center, Grand Forks In addition to attending career seminars, led by area professionals in 22 different fields, students tour a showcase floor where businesses have hands-on exhibits designed to engage students and demonstrate skills necessary to become future […]

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Showcase registration open for 4th annual expo

Exhibitor registration is now open for the 4th annual Northern Valley Career Expo, a career awareness event that draws 1,500 high school students from 27 high schools in Northeast North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota. In addition to attending career seminars, led by area professionals in 22 different fields, students tour a showcase floor where businesses have hands-on […]

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2014 Expo survey points to positive impact

The annual Northern Valley Career Expo continues to reach high school students, effectively informing them about career opportunities available in Northeast North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota. The 2014 Expo featured an exhibit area with 70 regional employers showcasing career opportunities they offer and educational break-out sessions led by area professionals that profiled 22 different career fields. Survey […]

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3rd annual Expo draws 1,500 to learn about careers in Northern Valley

Nearly 1,500 sophomore students from 27 high schoolsattended the third annual Northern Valley Career Expo Oct. 29 in Grand Forks, meeting 70 companies and post-secondary schools and attending two of 22 break-out seminars covering six unique career fields. The Northern Valley Career Expo has introduced nearly 4,000 students to career opportunities available in Northeast North Dakota and […]

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Workforce committee focuses on six areas

The region’s business community is continuing to identify workforce development strategies for the Grand Forks area, forming the Grand Forks Workforce Committee. The committee evolved after luncheons hosted by the Grand Forks Region EDC, The Chamber GF-EGF, Job Service ND’s Grand Forks office, and the Northeast Dakota Human Resource Association, to gather input and ideas from business […]

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