Description

Be career ready.  Find out what it's really like to go into engineering and STEM professions by joining a panel of industry experts from the Waipahu High School's Academy of Engineering.  Panelists include:  Song Choi (Assistant Dean, UH College of Engineering), Derek Mukai (Principal Engineer, Community Planning & Engineering, Inc.), Pete Pascua (Vice President, Wilson Okamoto Corp).

Key Questions

What are the types of career opportunities in your company/organization?

What job skills and/or educational advancements do companies look for in people they hire?

What inspired you to become an engineer?

How is engineering important to society?

One thing you wish you knew about engineering while in high school?

Expected Outcomes

We want to expose students to the diversity of careers in engineering and STEM fields, job skills needed in today's workforce, and college preparation tips.

Documents

Curriculum Alignment

Completed Date

 05/04/2017 6:15 PM   Eastern Time

Duration

 01:00

Presenter

Pete Pascua Wilson Okamoto Corporation

Presenter

Song K Choi

Presenter

Derek Mukai

Observer

Edmond Lee

Observer

Erin Conner

Observer

Monica Mann

Observer

Nancyann Asato

Invitee

Dan Miyamoto

Invitee

Jen Gossert CONRAD WEISER MS

Invitee

Carl Ota WAIPAHU HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Cherie Guillermo

Invitee

Lois Hamaguchi

Invitee

Davilla Gose

Presenter

JoAnn Facuri

Invitee

Elizabeth Ben HENRY J KAISER HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Shareen Masumoto CASTLE HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Kyle Unebasami WAIPAHU HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Margaret Pearlman

Invitee

Don Coloma WAIPAHU HIGH SCHOOL
Classes
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Grades
Grade 9 To 12  
Career Clusters
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics  
No. of Students
Not Available  
Topic
Connect to Careers in Engineering/STEM Fields
Sub Topic
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Industry
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Skills/Specialties
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