Nick, from Campbell Home, said his favorite trip was to ABC7 News, where he and his peers learned about broadcast news production while talking with news anchors and producers on set.
“Visiting ABC7 News was great. I learned so much,” he said. “Every career matters, and at the end of the day, we all come together to make a great community.”
Wayland, from Bosco Home, said he like visiting the United Center, home of the Chicago Bulls.
“I learned about different jobs, on and off the court, with the Bulls,” he said. “I also learned that with opportunity comes achievement.”
Next, more young men from the Summer Career Institute followed with individual presentations. In tune with the program’s theme of exploring various professions and entrepreneurship, projects ranged from overviews of careers fields to business plans, and clothing lines to new inventions.