Recent national accolades for student and professional journalists throw a timely spotlight on summer journalism opportunities for Oregon high school students.
Nearly 530 high school students had one-on-one mock job interviews at the 2017 NW Youth Careers Expo, thanks to a small army of caring volunteers. An additional 178 students attended Career Talks on subjects such as landing a summer
If you do only one thing today, watch this 1-minute video of the NW Youth Careers Expo created by some incredibly talented students from Portland Public Schools.
Here are some fun photos from the 13th annual NW Youth Careers Expo, held March 14, 2017, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler struck an encouraging tone in a keynote speech at the annual PWA Expo Breakfast that emphasized the importance of education and skills training.