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A thousand Sauk Valley eighth graders explore careers at Pathway Playground

Sauk Valley Community College was filled with students taking part in a hands-on experience

Nevaeh Scheffner, 13, tries on a medical smock while assisted by Rita Yahnke, a registered nurse at KSB Hospital in Dixon, on Friday, Oct. 14, at Sauk Valley Community College. More than 1,000 eighth-graders explored more than 50 career opportunities during Pathway Playground, an activity organized by Regional Office of Education 47.
Troy Taylor

Troy E. Taylor

Was named editor for Saukvalley.com and the Gazette and Telegraph in 2021. An Illinois native, he has been a reporter or editor in daily newspapers since 1989.