JMG program debuts at NMC
TRAVERSE CITY — Northwestern Michigan College became the first college in the state and fifth in the nation to offer the Jobs for Michigan’s Graduates program. The program is a partnership with Northwest Michigan Works! and Networks Northwest.
NMC students ages 16-24 are eligible to connect with Employment Readiness Specialist Lisa Baldyga. The program matches students with mentors in their field to “get paid work experience or job shadowing opportunities and internships and other beneficial career opportunities,” according to the release. Financial assistance with job equipment or transportation to work is also available.
In addition to the program at NMC, Northwest Michigan Works! coordinates JMG programs at Cadillac’s…