Career, College and Leadership Office

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Career, College and Leadership Office

Excellence, innovation and a passionate spirit define Cascadia Technical Academy’s Vision. Within that vision, the mission of the Career, College and Leadership Office is to work alongside Cascadia’s technical programs to prepare each student for their post-secondary learning and provide enrichment leadership opportunities.

Here is a great new resource for students wanting more information about careers:

Post-secondary career, apprenticeship, schooling and scholarships for any career preparation after graduation.
2018-19 Calendar of Events:

Thursday, October 11, 2018 Financial Aid Night- 6:00PM-7:30PM
Monday, November 19, 2018 Career and College Days (Similar to a Fair)
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Post-Secondary Application Day–During the sessions
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 Clark College at CTA waiving applications fees for first 25 students per session–During the sessions
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Scholarship and Pizza Night! 6:00PM-8:00PM
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Next Steps for Seniors and info for Juniors–During the sessions

Campus Advocates—Student leaders are chosen by instructors to get further leadership training in public speaking, leading tours and talking with various district, county and state leaders.

Leadership/Campus Advocate Meetings:  Meetings will be from 9:30-10:00 and 1:00-1:30 in room 530

Calendar of events:

Friday, October 19, 2018 Campus Advocate Meeting
Friday, November 2, 2018 Campus Advocate Meeting
Friday, November 16, 2018 Campus Advocate Meeting
Friday, November 30, 2018 Campus Advocate Meeting
Friday, December 7, 2018 Campus Advocate Meeting
Friday, December 14, 2018 Campus Advocate Meeting
January 7-Feburay 6, 2019 Pre-Tour Presentations at your sending school
Friday, February 15, 2019 Campus Advocate Celebration

What students said they got out of being a Campus Advocate: “Being a Campus Advocate improved my speaking skills for the high school audience.”  “It helped me be confident and a better leader overall.”  “I know myself more and I am able to talk and understand how to be an effective leader.”

Leadership- 3 Phoenix Weekend Leadership Opportunities. Bus leaves Cascadia at 3:00PM on Friday and returns at 3:00PM on a Sunday.

Friday, September 21, 2018
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Sunday, September 23, 2018

This will include 4 follow-up sessions and an evening graduation

Friday, January 18, 2019
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Sunday, January 20, 2019

This will include 4 follow-up sessions at 11:45-1:45 (all during 2nd session) in the Criminal Justice classroom:
1/23, 1/30, 2/6 & 2/20

This will also include an evening graduation (TBD)

Friday, March 22, 2019
Saturday, March 23, 2019
Sunday, March 24, 2019

This will include 4 follow-up sessions and an evening graduation (TBA)

Student Quotes about Phoenix Leadership Training and Personal Development:

“Phoenix was a life changing experience.”  “Phoenix helped me take off masks, be more me and unburden myself.”  “Phoenix gave me a new perspective on life and how I interpret things, see others and see what I am capable of.”


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