Career Counseling Workshop

Many Tamil organizations together with Inclusive School and Community Services of York Region District School Board (YRDSB) will be conducting the annual Career pathway workshop next Saturday, November 3, 2012 for Grade 9-12 students and interested parents.

The annual career counseling session this year is being organized by the Association of Sri Lankan Graduates of Canada (ASGC) together with the Inclusive School and Community and Services of York Region District School Board (YRDSB) in partnership with with the Canadian Tamil Alumni Association (CTAA), Canadian Medical Dental Development Association (CMDDA) and Sri Lankan Accountants Association of Canada (SAAC) on Saturday, November 3, 2012 9:30 am to 3:30 pm at Middlefield Collegiate (Middlefield Road & Highglen avenue) in Markham.

All Grade 9-12 kids can attend workshops where they can meet recent graduates from various jobs and ask questions regarding career choices, University/College selections, Scholarships, grant applications etc. The workshops are broken into four different sessions - (1)Health and Life Science (Doctors, Nurses, Radiologist, Chiropractioner and other science related recent graduates will be conducting this session), (2) Engineering and Architecture (Engineers, Architect, Environmental graduates and other related recent graduates will be conducting this session), (3) Social & Business Studies (Lawyers, Accountants, Teachers, HR consultants, social workers, other business professional will be conducting this session). (4) Physical Science & Creative Arts (Chemist, Physicist, Actuary, Computer animation, Graphic design etc. will be conducting this session). A student can attend any two of these sessions during the day. These are students only sessions.

There will also be a parent session where parents can get to know all information related to University/College studies from an expert panel. Lunch will be provided and the whole workshop is free of charge for parents and students.

Raj Thavaratnasingham Secretary - ASGC

For registration please call or email:
S.Sivanayagamoorthy 416-267-6712
Raj Thavaratnasingham 416-522-9972
Initha Subramaniam 1-877-280-8180 Ext 270 (York Region District School Board)

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