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Career Connections - STEM

Architect Sports Planner

Architect Sports Planner

An associate principal of an architectural firm that designs stadiums and athletic facilities talks about his love of drawing from a young age and how he thinks "outside the box" to make...

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Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer

Learn how a civil engineer’s farm life and summer construction jobs led him to his college major. Hear how college, internships and a desire to work outdoors molded his specialized career path...

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Food Scientist - Quality Assurance Manager

Food Scientist - Quality Assurance Manager

Open your eyes to the world of food safety with a food scientist in an ice cream factory. Learn how high school is the time to begin preparing for a rewarding career that keeps our food factories...

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HVAC Lab Technician

HVAC Lab Technician

A lab technician at a leading climate technology company explains that good troubleshooting skills are essential to working in the HVAC field, and how his day-to-day work testing compressors...

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Lean Manufacturing Manager

Lean Manufacturing Manager

Watch a young manager as he describes his role at a major US company and explains how his large family, rural upbringing, engineering education, and college internships all paved his way...

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Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Meet three mechanical engineers who are designing the next generation of jet engines at a major US company. They explain how their curiosity about how things work led them to advanced engineering...

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Operations Strategic Planner

Operations Strategic Planner

A strategic planner with an engineering background at a leading climate technology company describes how earning an MBA allowed her to bridge from the technical to the business side of the company...

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Pharmacist

Pharmacist

Learn from a young pharmacist what a pharmacy career is all about. Hear how he matched his personality to his career path, sought higher education, and, today, values his profession...

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Prosthetist

Prosthetist

Hear a lower-limb prosthetist describe how a trip abroad put him on his career path and how emerging 3D printing technology allows him to improve the quality of life for more of his patients.

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Respiratory Care Therapist

Respiratory Care Therapist

Watch as a registered therapist shares how her training and two-year degree have given her the chance to play a pivotal role in any hospital.

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Software Developer

Software Developer

Watch how a software developer with a love of math, science, and the creative process led him to pursue a career in information systems.

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Technical Writer

Technical Writer

Listen to a technical writer describe how his background as a diesel engine technician evolved into his current job as a writer and project manager for a product support documentation company.

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Web Developer

Web Developer

Watch three web developers explain how teamwork and a creative mindset are the building blocks of their trade in making computer code efficient and their websites intuitive and user-friendly.

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