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Do You See Me? | RECAP

Mar 24, 2022

WORKFORCE REVOLUTION SESSION 3 | DO YOU SEE ME? | RECAP

The third Workforce Revolution session – “Do You See Me?” was set up in a speed-dating format providing employers a chance to connect with various workforce development businesses and group resources available in our community!


RESOURCES: 

STEM Yellowstone | WEBSITE 

The mission of STEM Yellowstone is to inspire and empower our youth to seize opportunities and to tackle the toughest challenges of their generation. STEM Yellowstone is a movement that began in Billings to provide students with the opportunity to expand their knowledge in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

Connect with Dan Carter to join!


Rocky Mountain College | WEBSITE 

Rocky Mountain College is small private liberal arts institution focused on academic success and personal growth. Rocky Mountain College is the oldest college in Montana, founded in 1878. Its history demonstrates a commitment to excellence and openness to all points of view. The College finds strength by joining a liberal arts tradition and the heritage of practical training for specific careers.

Curious to learn about having a RMC Intern? Email Lisa Wallace!


Montana State University Billings | WEBSITE 

As a public university, MSUB offers affordable tuition for those interested in pursuing a certificate or an associate, bachelor’s or master’s degree. There are many options to explore with our 115 academic programs through our five colleges—College of Liberal Arts & Social SciencesCollege of BusinessCollege of EducationCollege of Health Professions and Science, and City College.

Curious to learn more about having a MSUB Intern? Email Becky Lyons!


Reach Higher Montana | WEBSITE 

Reach Higher Montana helps students strategically pursue educational opportunities.

Learn more and get connected with Reach Higher MT & connect with Jason Butcher!


Boys & Girls Club of Yellowstone County | WEBSITE 

Mission:
To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

Learn more about BGCYC and their new VR programing by emailing Brian Dennis!


Bo Bruinsma, SD2 Career Outreach Director and John Hurd with RDO talked about work-based/credit-based learning opportunities and the success they have accomplished together by partnering together and leading new ways to expose students to career opportunities. One of the programs that RDO is part of is Build Montana.

Build Montana | WEBSITE 

Build Montana is partnership between the Montana Contractors Association, the Montana Equipment Dealers’ Association, and the MCA Education Foundation design to generate excitement and promote careers in construction. This partnership is designed to provide you with easy access to the tools you need to launch your career in the construction industry. Through Build Montana, you will be able to identify the education and training needed for your desired career path, explore current career opportunities available in Montana, and receive access to training, funding, and job placement resources. It’s time to choose your path to a career in construction – the Montana construction industry needs your talent today!


HRDC | WEBSITE

The HRDC mission is to empower people in need through mobilizing and developing community resources by creating opportunities for success in Big Horn, Carbon, Stillwater, Sweet Grass, and Yellowstone counties.

Connect with Kody Christensen-Linton to learn more about how you can work with HRDC and the talent resources they work with on a daily basis!