Milwaukee, Wis. (PRWEB) May 25, 2008
The Washington High School of Law Education and Public Service (LEAPS) hosted a Career and Job fair for its students on May 21 at the school, 2525 N. Sherman Boulevard, Room 285. LEAPS focuses on preparing students for careers in law, finance and public service.
The following Milwaukee-area organizations participated in the fair to help LEAPS students learn about careers and potentially find summer jobs:
Blood Center of Wisconsin
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Guardian Credit Union
Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee, Inc
Milwaukee Fire Department
Milwaukee Police Department
Quarles & Brady, LLP
Robert W. Baird & Co. (Baird)
Walker's Point Youth & Family Center
Wisconsin Center District
The School of Law Education and Public Service (LEAPS), located on the Washington High School Campus, focuses on preparing students for careers in law, finance and public service, with community service requirements. The school is grounded in the belief that learning through service to the community is a tool for personal, academic and career success.
The school is committed to helping shape the next generation of community leaders by requiring all students to participate in service learning projects, employment internships and personally challenging classes. Students graduating from LEAPS are thoroughly prepared and empowered to make choices regarding their post high school employment and education.