Designed to facilitate student and parent exposure to emerging career opportunities in the Greater Gainesville region.

Career Discoveries

Career Discoveries Day offers middle and high school students meaningful experiences that will enhance their knowledge of college and career readiness opportunities by providing them with tools for their career pathways. Career Discoveries Day expose students to exciting career options in Alachua County.

2019 Career Discoveries

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Saturday, November 16, 2019
Buchholz High School – 5510 NW 27th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32606

Keynote Speaker: Maxwell L. Minch, Shareholder of Gray Robinson Attorneys at Law. Max’s career includes Career Technical Education and the Navy

2018 Career Discoveries

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Eastside High School – 1201 SE 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32641

Keynote Speaker: Nathan Whitaker, New York Best Selling Author & Eastside High School Graduate. (Through My Eyes with Tim Tebow and Quiet Strength with Tony Dungy)

2017 Career Discoveries

The third annual Career Discoveries Day was held on November 4, 2017, from 9 am to 1 pm at Buchholz High School located at 5510 Northwest 27th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32606.

2015 Career Discoveries

The Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce’s Talent Alignment and Education committee hosted a 3-hour workshop to inform students and parents about emerging career opportunities in the region. Career Discoveries took place on Saturday, Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Professional Academy Magnet at Loften High School, 3000 E. University Ave.