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UGDSB invites students to Build a Dream Young Women expo

Posted September 30, 2019

Build a Dream and the Upper Grand District School Board are inviting female students and those who identify as female to the Build a Dream Young Women and Parent/Guardian Career Discover Expo.

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Take Tech: UGDSB Career Pathways take students from the classroom to meaningful careers

Posted June 28, 2019

Did you know there are great pathways for students starting in high school that lead to awesome careers in the skilled trades?

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UGDSB students win gold at Skills Canada Nationals

Posted May 30, 2019

Jade and Kyle, both students at Centre Wellington DHS in Fergus, travelled to Halifax this week for the Nationals, after winning gold at the provincial Skills Ontario competition.

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GCVI receives multiple awards at University of Waterloo Electric Vehicle Challenge

Posted May 30, 2019

A year of hard work has paid off for Guelph CVI’s Electric Vehicle Team. On Saturday May 25, GCVI SHSM students competed at the Waterloo Electric Vehicle Challenge.

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Secondary students meet employers at Youth Employment Opportunity Fair

Posted May 14, 2019

Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Catholic District School Board students in grades 11 and 12 met with eager employers at the 3rd annual Youth Employment Opportunity Fair on May 14.

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UGDSB students explore career options at Build a Dream event

Posted April 16, 2019

On April 2, 2019, Build a Dream transformed Bingemans Conference Centre into a career pathway exhibition.

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Secondary students compete for the top spots at regional Skills Canada competition

Posted April 5, 2019

Secondary students with the Upper Grand District School Board have been busy since February participating in Skills Canada challenges with the goal of advancing to the Provincial Skills competition.

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New pilot project to help students transition from co-op to careers in the skilled trades

Posted February 19, 2019

A new program is launching in Guelph that will give students the tools to make successful transitions to careers in the skilled trades.

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GCVI students to explore in demand careers in tech and the trades

Posted February 7, 2019

On March 6, Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute is hosting its third annual Tech & Trades Fair.

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UGDSB offering learning experience for female students interested in the trades

Posted February 4, 2019

In partnership with Build a Dream, the Upper Grand District School Board wants to invite students to a free parent/daughter event.

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