ANNUAL EVENTS

CAREER EXPLORation-

Each January, students from area school districts may participate in this middle school, career day event via Zoom. Nex-Generation coordinates with I-CAN (Interactive Consortium Academic Network) in sponsoring this event.

SUMMER INTERN GRADUATION DAY-

A series of informal 'graduation ceremonies', held throughout Northwest and North Central Kansas. These 'Graduation Day' events celebrate, congratulate and feature over Nex-Generation's Interns in an interactive program. Each Intern gives a short presentation about their summer Internship experience.

RESUME WRITING AND INTERVIEWING- Nex-Generation works with schools and other organizations to help prepare students for scholarships and employment opportunities by hosting free, resume writing and interviewing workshops in the classrooms.

VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR -

This November 2021: Area high school students may participate in our annual, Career Fair event, where they will hear from multiple area business professionals.  This year's event will be held virtually via Zoom on three, separate dates:

  • Nov. 3  -  CampBiz

  • Nov. 10 - CampMed

  • Nov. 17 - CampTech

This popular event helps students consider the types of career options that are available in northwest and north central Kansas, and provides local businesses a forum to showcase themselves to the students. Nex-Generation coordinates with I-CAN (Interactive Consortium Academic Network) in sponsoring this event.

SAVE THE DATES for this VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR Event via Zoom!
         

CITIZENSHIP & LEADERSHIP- 

Nex-Generation provides a speaker for civic and school meetings and organizations, such as Kansas Association for Youth, Student Council Association, National FFA, National Honor Society, Girl Scouts, etc., on important youth-related topics that help students grow as leaders and citizens within their communities.

YOUNG AMERITOWNE®-

4th-8th grade students go through about four-to-six weeks of financial literacy curriculum that culminates in a field trip to the Young AmeriTowne® of Kansas in Lenora, KS. Students become "Towne citizens" and gain real-world experience as bank tellers, newspaper reporters, health technicians, and more.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP/BUSINESS PLAN WORKSHOPS-

Students learn about entrepreneurship and how to write a business plan in a hands-on workshop setting.

 
 

DEADLINES

October 18th: 

Nex-Gen Virtual Career Fairs School Enrollment Due to Chantelle Simon