Cape-Region Blue Economy Career Day
300+ Students meet Dozens of Employers
WaterWORKS was a hands-on career day connecting high school students to Blue Economy career opportunities in our region.
At WaterWORKS, college-bound, certificate-bound, and workforce-bound high school students experienced first-hand the many Blue Economy jobs and career paths available to them through demonstrations, exhibits, interactive displays, and hands-on activities.
Over 350 students engaged with 50+ employers and exhibitors in a half-day program at the Cape Cod Community College on January 8, 2019.
Industry Sectors Included:
Fishing ● Research ● Marina Management ● Engineering ● Boat Building & Maintenance ● Aquaculture ● Public Safety ● Transportation ● Ocean Science ● Construction ● Tourism/Recreation ● Advocacy ● Energy ● Environmental ● Climate Adaptation ● Computer Modeling
Thanks to our sponsors!
For more details contact:
Chris Adams, Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce: firstname.lastname@example.org, (508) 744-5568
Bridget Burger: Cape Cod Regional Stem Network/Cape Cod Community College: email@example.com, (508) 362-2131 x445
Header Photo: Skeleton of the humpback whale Spinnaker, at Center for Coastal Studies