(Left to right) Curtis Evans, Jeremiah Williams and Siera McMullin listen to a college recruiter during a college and career expo hosted at Fredrick Douglass High School, in Atlanta, on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, as part of a program targeting recent Atlanta high school graduates.
Photo: Photo by Phil Skinner
Photo: Photo by Phil Skinner

Upcoming career expo focuses on students who live around the airport

A Friday career expo is aimed at students around the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport area.

The Aerotropolis Atlanta Education Collective will have more than 20 businesses explain the following industries: aerospace, logistics, agriculture, multimedia production and biology.

The Fulton County School District said this will be for students in 11th and 12th grade.


READ | League of Cities to help South Fulton with food deserts, health equity

READ | ARC: Metro Atlanta will be more diverse, older by 2050. Are we ready?


The exposition will be at the Georgia International Convention Center, 2000 Convention Center Concourse, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Students from Banneker, Creekside, Langston Hughes, and Westlake high schools will join Clayton County students for the event.


Follow The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Facebook and Twitter


In other news...

There’s a new warning near the Atlanta airport. Thieves are breaking into vehicles in off-site parking lots.

Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.

Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.

Download the new AJC app. More local news, more breaking news and in-depth journalism.
AJC.com. Atlanta. News. Now.

Download the new AJC app. More local news, more breaking news and in-depth journalism.
AJC.com. Atlanta. News. Now.

With the largest team in the state, the AJC reports what’s really going on with your tax dollars and your elected officials. Subscribe today. Visit the AJC's Georgia Navigator for the latest in Georgia politics.

Your subscription to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism. Visit the AJC's Georgia Navigator for the latest in Georgia politics.

X