What do you want to do when you grow up? Some people know what they’ll become as early as 5 years old. For others, their jobs come as complete surprises, the hand of fate directing them on their career path.
Newton Middle School students heard from both camps during a career day on Feb. 24. Some of the speakers had always known what they wanted to be, while others hadn’t had a clue. A couple were even in between.
But the professionals were all entertaining as they discussed their careers with the preteens. The one thing they all shared in common seemed to be their love for their profession.
A judge, a principal and a saleswoman share their stories in Richard Irwin’s story at CAREERS.