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Adaptive Career Awareness Series

Mid-State believes that you belong here. This series of exploratory sessions allows adults of all abilities to have an authentically inclusive college experience. Experience technical college activities and learn about Mid-State's academic programs, adapted for adults with disabilities. There are six sessions representing different areas of the College.

Wednesday, November 8 10:00 a.m. WR Campus Tour
WR Main Entrance

Take a walk around the Wisconsin Rapids Campus and see ALL that we have to offer here!
Wednesday, November 15 10:00 a.m. Hospitality Management
WR T119
Dress your best and join us in our Gourmet Café to enjoy an etiquette lesson!  Practice your hospitality by learning to set the table, serving guests, and practicing table manners while enjoying some tasty snacks! Hospitality management instructor Angela will be your hostess. 
Thursday, November 16 10:00 a.m. Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
SP 217 
Are you puzzled about what Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society is?  Come make a puzzle and find out what we're all about!
Wednesday, November 29 10:00 a.m. Early Childhood Education
SP 416
Come and play with us! You will participate in a variety of Early Childhood Education activities that are typically taught at an early childhood center. We will read a book, complete an art project , participate in a movement activity and play with Legos and playdough! 
Thursday, November 30 10:00 a.m. Cosmetology
WR E113
Are you creative and have a love for doing hair? Then this is for you! Come and be creative with Cosmetology and learn a fun and trendy hairstyle! 
Tuesday, December 5 10:00 a.m. Health Information Management
SP 413
One of the foundational courses in Health Information Management (HIM) & Medical Coder (MC) program is basic anatomy. Join Julie & Angie in a hands-on activity called "No Bones About It." We'll go over the skeletal system & how basic anatomy relates to HIM & MC.

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Scholarship Opportunity for Mesh Ribbon Wreath Course

Students who complete at least four Career Awareness sessions will receive a scholarship to the Cookie Decorating Basics course ($28 value). 

Mesh Ribbon Wreath Workshop 

Participants in this class will learn about the different types of wreaths, while creating a mesh ribbon wreath made using a wire base. You will gain skills in bow making and design to create a 16-inch wreath to take home.
Register for this course in-person during any of the Career Awareness sessions.

December 13, 2023
10:00 a.m. – Noon • Stevens Point Campus – Room CER 635
Capacity: 20 Participants