Get Started With Career Coach
Are you using Career Coach? You should be! Here’s why and how….
Career Coach is a great way to start thinking about your future! Provided by Illinois Central College, Career Coach has all sorts of tools and information to help you as you prepare for the next chapter in your life. With Career Coach you can:
- Take a Career Assessment! Career Coach’s assessment will tell you about your personality traits, and what careers will fit you best.
- Browse through all kinds of careers! Each career listing will tell you what a person in that job does, the average salary for the job, and the education required for the job; you can also learn about what degree and certificate programs at ICC that will put you on the path towards the career you want.
- Build your resume! Career Coach’s Resume Builder makes writing a resume very easy. All you have to do is create your profile, and then you’re ready to go! It does all the hard work for you.
Are you a student living in Peoria’s city limits? You could qualify for tuition reimbursement!
Get Your Science On
A background in science can give you an advantage in landed an in-demand job, so get involved with local science learning.
Bradley’s BEST & CREST Summer Internships
The Building Excellent Scientist for Tomorrow (BEST) and the Clinical Research for Excellent Scientists for Tomorrow (CREST) summer internships are for high school and undergraduate students interested in pursuingscience and technology-based careers. Interns research in labs throughout Greater Peoria, working side-by-side with top researchers and their teams to learn first-hand about the research process. Learn more →
4G Camp, Gadgets, Games, Girls, And GENIUS!
Girls entering grades 7 & 8 explore exciting engineering and scientific fields through daily field trips, hands-on activities, and group projects during this weeklong summer camp. Hosted by the Bradley University Center for STEM Education, University of Illinois Extension, Greater Peoria Economic Development Council, University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science, and Illinois Infomatics Institute. Learn more →
CU Community Fab Lab
The Champaign-Urbana Community Fab Lab is an open and collaborative workshop space for computer-driven innovation, design and fabrication where you can imagine, design and create using open source software and DIY equipment. Visitors can explore the space, get help from staff and volunteers, use tools, and purchase materials at-cost. Families and individual adults may wish to attend their low-cost weekly orientation sessions to learn about more specific tools and activities like laser engraving, 3D printing or digital embroidery. Learn more →