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On February 21, 2019, 6 seniors and parents from CMSA visited and toured GF Machining Solutions in Lincolnshire, Illinois to learn more about the apprenticeships they offer through the ICATT Apprenticeship Program. GF Machining Solutions offers apprenticeship positions for Advanced Manufacturing Technicians. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”15″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″ show_all_in_lightbox=”0″ use_imagebrowser_effect=”0″...
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On December 12, 2018, 8 students and parents from CMSA visited and toured ZF Services in Vernon Hills, Illinois to learn more about the apprenticeships they offer through the ICATT Apprenticeship Program. ZF Services offers apprenticeship positions like Advanced Manufacturing Technicians or CNC Machining Professionals.  [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”10″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″...
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On December 13, 2018, the Future Institute Board‘s College Success Committee arranged a panel of Concept alumni who are current college students to provide insight into college for juniors and seniors at CMSA. The panelists were: Michelle Lopez, CMSA alumna, University of Chicago graduate, English & Spanish Language & Literature Major, RTI Teacher at HSA Belmont...
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On November 27th, 2018, the Future Institute Board‘s College Success Committee arranged a panel of three Concept alumni who are current college students to provide insight into college for juniors and seniors at HSA McKinley Park. The panelists were: Shahista Khatoon, CMSA alumna, senior Biology major at Northeastern Illinois University Bryanna Moreno, HSA McKinley Park...
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Steven Pawlowicz and Melissa Kmetz from the ICATT (Industry Consortium for Advanced Technical Training) apprenticeship program established by the German American Chamber of Commerce Midwest gave a presentation to 20 high school seniors at CMSA on October 4th, 2018. Their presentation detailed the program during which high school graduates (or GED recipients) can apply, be connected with...
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Future Institute, sponsored by Concept Schools, hosted the State of FIRM (Future Institute Road-to-Success Mentorship) Dinner on September 20th, 2018 at Chicago Math and Science Academy. This event’s main purpose was to bring community members, students, FIRM mentees and mentors together to share perspectives and give the 2018-2019 program a strong start. After dinner, Mr. Dan...
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We were proud to collaborate with our school at Horizon Science Academy McKinley Park High School to host a Career Day on Friday, April 20, 2018. The purpose of the Career Day was to host industry experts from different backgrounds to provide an opportunity for our students, 9-12, to learn about specific career fields and the demands of...
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Skills and Demands of Today’s Workforce About the speaker: Yasmeen Muhammad is a Portfolio Management Associate at Key Private Bank. In this role, she provides support to the Key Family Wealth investment management team in maintaining compliance and regulatory documentation of client accounts and delivering comprehensive and personalized advice to ultra-high net worth clients. She...
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Future Institute enjoyed the opportunity to present to Chicago Math and Science Academy (CMSA) and Horizon Science Academy (HSA) McKinley Park juniors and seniors. CMSA and HSA McKinley Park students enjoyed an interactive and informational presentation, led by Future Institute Board and Committee Members, as well as CMSA alumni. Speakers shared their wisdom about college and career success; offered invaluable advice;...
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Future Institute Leadership Committee hosted HSA McKinley Park juniors, seniors, and parents at a Resume Fair. The event took place at the Horizon Science Academy McKinley Park [2245 W. Pershing Road Chicago, IL 60609] on Thursday, February 22 from 6-8 p.m. SPEAKERS:                           __________________________________________________________________________________________________...
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