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Generation WOW 2018 - Inspiring the Positive and the Possible

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University of North Florida

The Lazzara Performance Hall

1 University of North Fl Dr

Jacksonville, FL 32224

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Generation WOW is a truly magical day where girls and women connect to inspire, educate and motivate each other. At Generation WOW, girls are exposed to the positive and the possible by meeting women who are already leaders in their communities, homes, and workplaces.

WOW features inspiring speakers, interactive activities, and relevant topics. Exposure to diverse career pathways, leadership development, mentorship, healthy living, goal-setting, and decision-making are just a few of the topics of this impactful event. The goal of Generation WOW events is to provide a trusted and inspiring experience that will forge relationships, inspire dreams, and deliver results that enhance young girl's lives.


ALL PARTICIPANTS: PLEASE READ THE DESCRIPTION OF OUR SEVEN AREAS OF INTEREST BELOW. ON THE NEXT REGISTRATION PAGE, YOU WILL INDICATE AN AREA OF INTEREST.


AREAS OF INTEREST:

1. STEM

These are the careers of the NOW and the future - science, technology, engineering, math, and computing – everything from artificial intelligence to zoology!

Careers include: Computer Coder/Programmer, App/Web Developer, Computer and Information Services (I.T.), Biologist, Chemist, Physicist, Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Astronomer/Space Scientist, Meteorology, Conservationist, Zoologist, Pilot, Forensic Analyst, Logistics and Engineering


2. Business

From bankers to lawyers it takes a lot of different skillsets to run a successful business - Do you have what it takes?

Lawyer/Paralegal, Banker, Accountant, Architect, Investment Banker, Stock Trader, Human Resources, Manufacturing, Marketing, Sales

3. Entrepreneur

Do you want to work for yourself? Do you have a great idea or skill that could turn into a growning business? If you like to imagine, innovate, and create then you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.

Business Owners, Hairstylist, Make-Up Artist, Fashion Designer, Carpenter, Auto Repair, Electrician, Plumber, Culinary Arts, Party Planner

4. Public Service

There is no shortage of careers where YOU can make a difference in the daily lives of others. From politics to public safety, these are the people who work to serve our communities.

Politician, Not-for-Profit Agencies, Police, Corrections, Fire Fighter, FBI, Secret Service, CIA, Criminal Justice, Social Workers, Park Rangers, Military

5. Education

Educators and administrators level the playing field for so many and prepare us ALL for our limitless futures.

Professor, Principal, K-12 Teacher, School/University Administrator, Early Education/Child Care/Pre-K, Curriculum Designer, Media Specialists/Librarian, Physical Education/Athletics

6. Arts/Sports/Entertainment/Media

Take all of your creative energy – whether on the canvas or the court or in newsprint – and enrich the lives of those around you!

Museum Curator, Animator, Writer, Painter, Muralist, Sculptor, Graphic Designer, Actor, Athlete, Musician, Music Producer, Movie Director, News Anchor, Journalist, Publisher, Advertising, Editors, Audio Visual Technicians, Book Publisher, Radio, Public Relations, Speech Writer

7. Healthcare

Do you like taking care of others? The healthcare field provides a wide variety of opportunities to care for humans or animals. Explore the possiblities!

Doctor, Nurse, Pharmacist, Dentist/Hygienist, Veterinarian, Psychiatrist/Psychologist, Anesthesiologists, Audiologists, Chiropractors, Dietitians, Optometrists, Physical therapists, Podiatrists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Surgeons, Obstetrician/Gynecologist


8. Still Exploring

If you're not sure what career path you would like to take, that's OK! We hope this experience will introduce you to some great career paths. Take it all in! And believe in the Positive and the Possible.


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