Over 1500 Eighth Graders Coming For NCC Career Day Friday

Sheldon, Iowa — Over 1500 northwest Iowa eighth graders will be in Sheldon this Friday, April 12th, for the annual Northwest Iowa Community College 8th Grade Career Day.

Dan Cline, NCC’s Career Exploration/Manufacturing Sector Coordinator tells us about it.

He tells us how it works.

Cline says he’s looking forward to the Career Day.

He says the turnout on both sides has been great. Not only are over 1500 students coming for the event, but over 60 businesses are participating as well.



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