Excellence in Education Volume 13, Issue 13, 11-30-18
Community Book Club Inspires All to Find Courage Within
Nearly 50 members of the Oyster Bay-East Norwich community shared thoughts and ideas about the book, I am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World during the 11th Community Book Club hosted by Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laura Seinfeld.
OBHS Students Explore Jobs at Northwell Health Career Fair
Oyster Bay High School students are equipped with more knowledge about different career possibilities, thanks to a comprehensive career fair sponsored by the Northwell Health. Employees from more than 35 professions in healthcare and beyond set up tables in the high school gymnasium to share information with 7-12 grade students in a hands-on, interactive way. Additionally, nine different lectures that ranged from “From Immigrant to Cardiac Surgeon” by Dr. Harold Fernandez to “Tips to Getting Your First Job” by Human Resources professionals Ms. Katie Beacon and Mr. Christopher Drago were presented to 9-12 grade students in the auditorium throughout the day, deepening students’ understanding about various career paths.