Contact Information: Amy Ullo (630) 955-2067
Monday, October 17, 2022
WorkNet DuPage Announces Career Series for Young Adults Featuring Virtual Reality
DuPage County’s workNet is pleased to announce a Make Your Way (MY Way) career exploration series for young adults featuring virtual reality (VR). Job seekers, ages 17-24, are invited to experience what it’s like to work in different environments using VR and meet local employers. To coincide with manufacturing month, the launch event will focus on high-tech manufacturing careers.
The event features:
- Virtual reality to explore careers and actual work environments
- Educational providers detailing short-term programs that workNet can pay for
- Information about paid internships
- Local employers
- A presentation on federal training grants to earn in-demand certifications
WHO: WorkNet DuPage’s Make Your Way (MY Way) Young Adult Program
WHAT: Make Your Way (MY Way) Career Series featuring Virtual Reality Kickoff
WHEN: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 27
WHERE: 2525 Cabot Drive in Lisle
Young adults are asked to register here: worknetdupage.org/myway.