Health Sciences Career Exploration Event Showcase

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On November 17, 2022, I-WIN showcased three Illinois communities that piloted a multigenerational Health Sciences Career Exploration event: Greater Joliet Area YMCA, Rush Education and Career Hub (REACH), and Barnes-Jewish Hospital. These events were designed to provide information on education and career opportunities for both students and families. Partners who collaborated on the event included representatives from secondary, postsecondary, and hospitals.

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About I-WIN

The Illinois Work-Based Learning Innovation Network (I-WIN) is designed to:

  • Highlight and explore innovative models for work-based learning with a current focus on virtual opportunities.
  • Engage in conversations on creating sustainable, high-quality models that provide broader and more equitable access to work-based learning, building social capital for Black and Latinx students.
  • Build connections among communities to offer best practices, learnings, and resources.
  • Identify needs for state policy changes or support systems.

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