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Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ LEAP Program

Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ LEAP Program

Trekkers LEAP intern Katherine Howarth sizing paper for a project with mentor Alexis Iammarino at the Rockland Steel House (Photo Credit: Alexis Iammarino).     Trekkers’ LEAP program (Launching Empowered and Aspiring Professionals) has now entered the internship phase. Six high scho… Read More

Dr. Blaine Curtis and Trekkers LEAP intern Elise Laslavic

Bay Chiropractic Center – Local Business Providing Internship for Trekkers’ LEAP Program

Dr. Blaine Curtis and Trekkers LEAP intern Elise Laslavic. Trekkers’ LEAP program (Launching Empowered and Aspiring Professionals) has now entered the internship phase. Six high school juniors have been placed in 40-hour paid internships in the local business community. These internships are co… Read More

Trekkers’ internship students at the Island Institute. Pictured left to right: Brandon Caron (Program Manager), Chanel Courant, Alex Barstow, Elise Laslavic, Caitlin Clark (Internship Coordinator), Kaydin Frederick, Haylie Witham, Sadie Thompson, Kate Howarth, and Alaina Ennamorati (Program Manager).

Trekkers’ Internship Program Launches into Third Year

Trekkers’ internship students at the Island Institute. Pictured left to right: Brandon Caron (Program Manager), Chanel Courant, Alex Barstow, Elise Laslavic, Caitlin Clark (Internship Coordinator), Kaydin Frederick, Haylie Witham, Sadie Thompson, Kate Howarth, and Alaina Ennamorati (Progr… Read More

Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ SEED Program

Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ SEED Program

Trekkers student Jenny Carter designing and building a polargraph drawing machine at the Steel House in Rockland (Photo Credit, Tom Weis of The Steel House) Trekkers’ SEED program (Success through Employment and Educational Development) has now entered the internship phase. Seven high school jun… Read More

Trekkers’ SEED Program Launches into Second Year

Trekkers’ SEED Program Launches into Second Year

This year Trekkers’ Success through Employment and Educational Development (SEED) program will take seven high school juniors through a four month program from the start of planning meetings to end of their internships. SEED was a pilot program developed by Trekkers in 2013 to help 11th and 12th grad… Read More