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Career Day at Swift
February 13 | 9:15 am - 12:00 pm
Do you dream of a creative career? Spend the day at Swift Agency!
Career Day Information
Learn about creative careers with the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!
- Go behind the scenes at a digital creative agency with clients including Starbucks, adidas and Pandora.
- Visit Swift’s work space inside a huge renovated warehouse and work in small teams with Swift employees on a hands-on learning activity.
- Learn about the skills and education needed to turn your creativity into exciting work.
- Talk with creative professionals and recruiters about getting started.
Check-in & Eligibility
Check in at 9:15 AM with PWA staff. Program starts promptly at 9:30 AM and ends at 12:00 PM. Open to high school students from PWA's partner school districts. Limited space may be available for tri-county school districts.
Dress nicely! Business casual attire is great; use your best judgement. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.
Download the printable flyer here.
Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.
Parkrose School District: Fill out this Permission Form and turn in completed form to the College & Career Center and await confirmation.
Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.
Students from other school districts are welcome when space permits. Join our waiting list by filling out this Permission Form. Email form (via scan or photo) to email@example.com and await confirmation.