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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

SEED Expedition Trip Log

SEED Expedition Trip Log

Friday, November 7th  The adventure begins! On Friday afternoon we boarded the bus and headed for Kieve, where we stayed for all of the SEED expedition. We got to use a great cabin right by the low ropes course, and we got to use the Buc building for all of our workshopping and game playing needs! That first ni… 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

Trekkers Is Recipient of Donation from Rockland Festival Corporation

Trekkers Is Recipient of Donation from Rockland Festival Corporation

Trekkers’ Executive Director Don Carpenter receives a donation from the Rockland Festival Corporation’s long-time Director Sharon Lombardo (Photo credit: Maine Lobster Festival). Trekkers has received a donation from the Rockland Festival Corporation in support of the College/Career Expl… Read More