The Michigan Council of Carpenters and Millwrights trade union is finishing their new training center on what was an empty field in the Tuxedo neighborhood on Detroit’s west side. Part of the union’s mission is to train more Detroiters to join the trades. This summer, they started a boot camp so high school students can learn what it’s like to become a carpenter.
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Careers in public service make an impact. In the Career Center we are going On the Job in a local community to see what working in public service is all about. Then, we visit the the University of Michigan to learn about the career pathway and outlook for students looking to work in public service.
How can you turn a passion for sports into a career? In the Career Center we’ll learn about careers in sports and athletics outside the court. We’ll go On the Job with a gym making an impact, and we’ll learn about how a passion for sports can lead to a great career in broadcasting.