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Developing the Future Workforce

A K-12 education career readiness conversation with Oak Ridge & Anderson County Schools

Career & Technical Education program leaders

Holly Cross and Kelly Myers

Join us for a:
  • Brief presentation: Career clusters & programs of study
  • Audience Q&A: Get your questions answered
  • Reverse Q&A: Holly & Kelly have specific questions they want to get your input on
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September 16, 2022

7:30-8:30 a.m. (EDT)

UT Outreach Center in Oak Ridge & on Zoom

Hybrid Friday Meeting Details:

In-Person (Registration not Needed):

Meetings are held in the UT Outreach Center in Oak Ridge. Attendees are no longer required to wear masks but may do so at their discretion.
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Virtual Attendees (Please Register):

To participate in the meeting via Zoom, register for this and future upcoming Friday meetings with the link below:
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Meeting Sponsor

Thank you to Scientific Sales for sponsoring the Friday morning meetings in September.
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Upcoming ETEC Friday Meetings

September 23 - Innov865 Startup Week Winners
September 30 - Featured Fridays with the ETEC Board (All members and their guests are welcome to attend)
October 7 - ORNL's Innovation Crossroads 6th Cohort


After Work with ETEC

The ETEC After Hours event series is now called After Work with ETEC. And you're invited to join us on October 19th!

This free quarterly in-person event series is perfect for both established and early career professionals in the Knoxville-Oak Ridge region.

All ETEC members and guests are invited. We encourage you to invite emerging leaders in your organizations and networks to attend as well.
After Work - UT Research Park
Wednesday, October 19
5:00 – 6:30 pm
UT Research Park at Cherokee Farm

Click here for more info and to RSVP

Regional/Partner Events

More Info: Endeavor Summit - The Knoxville Chamber and presenting sponsor Bank of America will play host to hundreds of young professionals and emerging leaders from across the region at the 2022 Endeavor Summit, to be held on October 6th at Bridgewater Place. Topics for this year’s Summit include leadership, mental health, diversity, equity, and inclusion. *ETEC Members: Use Promo Code ETEC25 for $25 off your ticket at registration.* Register here.
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ETEC 2022 Award Nominations

ETEC is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Muddy Boot Award and Postma Young Professional Medal. Click here to learn more about the awards and here to learn about the nomination process. Nominations will be taken until September 23, 2022. The Awards will be presented at the ETEC Annual Meeting on December 15, 2022.

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New Member

ETEC is pleased to welcome Covenant Health as a new member.
Covenant Health is the region’s top-performing healthcare network with 10 hospitals, outpatient and specialty services, and Covenant Medical Group, the area’s fastest-growing physician practice division. Headquartered in Knoxville, Covenant Health is a community-owned integrated healthcare delivery system. Their employees, volunteers, and 1,500 affiliated physicians are dedicated to improving the quality of life for more than two million patients.

Thinking about Joining?

• To learn more about ETEC and the Friday morning meetings, visit our website.
• To learn more about membership and to join, click here.

Already a Member?

• To inquire about the status of your membership, email Nicole
• To pay dues by credit card, please click here to pay online.
• To update your company profile, account, or visit the member directory, click here.

Weekly Wisdom

"As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others."
- Bill Gates
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