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Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ LEAP Program

Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ LEAP Program

    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 coordinated by Trekkers Internship Coordinator… Read More

Dr. Blaine Curtis and Trekkers LEAP intern Elise Laslavic

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

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 coordinated by Trekkers Internship Coordinator Caitlin Clark… 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 program for 11th grade students kicked off in mid-November. This year’s program, called LEAP (Launching Empowered Aspiring Professionals), is aimed at helping young people name, know and nourish their future aspirations. The goal of the LEAP program is to expose students to var… Read More

Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ SEED Program

Local Businesses Provide Internships for Trekkers’ SEED Program

Trekkers’ SEED program (Success through Employment and Educational Development) has now entered the internship phase. Seven high school juniors have been placed in 40-hour paid internships in the local business community. These internships are coordinated by Trekkers Principal Program Manager E… 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 grade s… Read More