Middle Schoolers Attend Career Day 

Middle school students from half a dozen schools spent the day at Bangor’s United Technology Center…thinking about their future careers.UTC held the sixth annual eighth grade Career Day.Students chose six careers they’re interested in from a list of more than fifty.Once at the fair, they 20 minute sessions with representatives from each specific career…to learn more about what the job entails.Organizers say it’s a good way to get the kids thinking about the future.<"they get a real good opportunity to talk to people actually doing the work and in many cases see the it helps them make decisions...also, about the classes they'll want to take in high school and perhaps college.">UTC students were also on hand to give the eighth graders a look into the programs their school offers, including plumbing and automotive technology.