City Scholar Student Council put together the Second Annual River City Career
Day on May 25 with several professionals from the community.
at 8:30 a.m., 17 different professionals spoke to middle school classes about
how they chose their profession, what a typical day looks like, and answered
speaker held a short activity that represented their profession.
Hendrix, a weekend anchor at Wood TV 8 in Grand Rapids, Mich., had students
read from his laptop as if it was a teleprompter. The students learned how
difficult it was to read and make it interesting at the same time.
Some of the professionals included
an architect, an attorney, a police
sergeant, an author, a comedian, a GVSU professor, a salon owner and a
The students did a great job
organizing the event!