FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CLEVELAND, WI —
Lakeshore Technical College, in partnership with Sheboygan and Manitowoc County Veterans Services Offices, will be hosting a Veterans Expo on Wednesday, August 3 from 1:00-7:00 pm at its Cleveland Campus. The event is designed to provide educational resources to veterans in the Lakeshore area.
The expo will include a Benefits Fair that will feature representatives from healthcare and mental health agencies, financial planning organizations, Department of Workforce Development, local Social Security offices, Sheboygan and Manitowoc Job Centers, non-profit groups and lots more for Veterans of all ages.
Veterans will have the opportunity to participate in info sessions that will include a Mental Health presentation from 1:30-2:30pm OR 5:15-6:15pm, Preparing for a Job and Job Interview presentation from 2:45-3:45pm and Tips to Know When Applying to College from 4:00-4:30pm.
Participants are also able to purchase food at a brat fry from 1:00-7:00pm sponsored by Johnsonville's Community Engagement Young Professionals Group. All proceeds from the brat fry go to the Sheboygan Area Veterans Treatment Court. There is no cost to attend the event. For more information, please contact Charlene Cobb at (920) 459-3053 or via email at Charlene.Cobb@Sheboygan.County.com.
About Lakeshore Technical College
Each year more than 10,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.
LTC, a nationally recognized technical college, was recently named a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist. The college was also ranked the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, the #3 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, #9 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by WalletHub.com, and a top-150 two-year college for the fourth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute.
Approximately 800 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $47,800* per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.
*Source: 2019 LTC Graduate Follow-up Report, 795 graduates contacted to complete the survey; 508 graduates or 64% completed the survey.