Monthly Archives: February 2017

Sixteen employers to host site visits 

Some 400 students and team advisors from nearly 30 high schools participating in The Future Is Mine (TFIM) will fan out on the first day of our 2017 Student Leadership Conference to explore careers with 16 different employers.

The two-day Conference takes place April 20-21 at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center. This year’s event also will feature a college fair and as well as a visit to the Senator John Heinz History Center.

tfimSite hosts this year are: Allegheny General Hospital; ALCOSAN; Allegheny County; Carnegie Museum of Art; Dollar Bank; Google; Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank; Huntington Bank; iHeartMedia; Jefferson Regional Medical Center; Pittsburgh Cultural Trust; Schell Games; Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum; United Way; Urban Design Associates; and the Waterways Association of Pittsburgh and Gateway Clipper Fleet.

Post-secondary schools signed up so far for the college fair include: Community College of Allegheny County; Indiana University of Pennsylvania; LaRoche College; Penn State University; Pittsburgh Technical College; Robert Morris University and Slippery Rock University.

This year’s Conference theme is Ready for the Future!