North Lake College and Career Mentoring Group Target High School Students
Texas. May 18, 2005 — North Lake College and the Applied
Learning Career Path Mentoring (ALCPM) group will present
a career motivational program for the college’s
TRiO/Upward Bound high school students. The program
will take place on Tuesday, June 28 from 9:00 – 10:30
a.m. near the college’s soccer field. Featured
will be a “race truck” that will perform
a burnout to demonstrate a real-life application of
mathematical concepts. Mentors from ALCPM will speak
to students about career paths for engineering, aerospace,
business, journalism, science, medicine and the military.
The public is invited.
The North Lake TRiO/Upward Bound
summer program provides a college environment for Irving
The students take part in an intensive curriculum
with individual programs of study geared toward
their particular academic needs and career goals.
For more information about the program, contact
the college’s Upward Bound director Guy Melton
at (972) 273-3375.
ALCPM is a volunteer mentoring program of professionals
who represent several different career fields.
The mentors present in-depth career path mentoring
to motivate students to set career and educational
goals. For more information about ALCPM, contact
Larry Zavala at (214) 770-3560.
North Lake College is a member
of the Dallas County Community College District. Call
for college information, or go to the college’s
Web site at www.northlakecollege.edu