Media Alert: CSHS/Palmer Alumni Association Hall of Fame InductionsColorado Springs Dist. 11 - 09/22/17 10:14 AM
The CSHS/Palmer Alumni Association has selected two new members to be inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame. Since classes began 1875, there have been 40,730 graduates from this school, and 109 graduates have been inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame.
The media is invited to attend any/all of these events:
During halftime at Palmer's homecoming football game on Friday, September 22, the inductees will be introduced. This year's inductees are:
o Samuel C. Huntger, Jr., '36 Businessman, Community Leader,
Documented Tuskegee Airman
o Barry D. Farris, '55 Marine, Retired Army, Dedicated and
Innovative Volunteer, Past President of CSHS/Palmer Alumni Association
Saturday, September 23, begins with an Alumni complimentary brunch at 9:45 a.m., for all alumni and guests of Inductees, in the Eagle Wing at Palmer High School, 301 N. Nevada Ave. Afterwards, everyone is invited to the auditorium for the Hall of Fame induction ceremony, which will begin at 10:45 a.m. After the induction, all are asked to exit the auditorium and gather in the hall in front of the trophy case, where the portraits of the newly inducted members will be unveiled. Lastly, all are invited to the courtyard where the HOF members, and all other alumni, are encouraged to ring the bell, which hung in the building built in 1893. This is something only a graduate gets to do!
Job Fair Today: 2,500+ Jobs/140+ Employers (Photo)Pikes Peak Workforce Center - 09/21/17 5:27 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS -- The Pikes Peak Workforce Center's Fall Job Fair is today, Sept. 21 and features over 140 employers representing more than 2,500 open positions in all major job sectors. The event is from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Hotel Eleganté, 2886 S. Circle Drive. Veterans and eligible spouses enter at 9:30 a.m.
Job seekers are encouraged to pre-register and research participating employers at connectingcolorado.com through the virtual job fair link. In some cases, job seekers can pre-apply for open positions.
In preparation for the Fall Job Fair, Workforce Center team members conducted extensive efforts to prepare more than 1,000 regional job seekers for success. Since May, more than 100 job seeker workshops and information sessions were conducted at the Workforce Center with additional events at satellite offices, regional libraries and military installations to prepare transitioning service members.
Job Seekers unable to attend the Job Fair are encouraged to visit the Pikes Peak Workforce Center for assistance with their job search and also to directly apply to participating employers listed online. No-cost resume preparation, interview assistance and other workshops are available. More information at ppwfc.orgAttached Media Files: Employer List , Job Fair Graphic