College/Career Representatives


College and Career Fair Vendor Information

  • What is the Directions College and Career Fair?

    The goal is to provide every student access to an academic and/or a career-oriented opportunity after high school and equip every student with the knowledge they need to succeed after graduation.

    Our consortium of school administrators, school counselors, and special educators include representatives from Barrington Community Unit School District 220, Township High School District 211, High School District 214, St. Viator High School, and Harper College.

    Combined, our schools serve more than 3,000 students who receive special education or Section 504 services. This event is intended to reach hundreds of potential future students.

  • Where/When is the event?

    Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
    Time: 6:00 – 6:45 p.m.

    Location: Virtual Platform Webinar

  • RSVP Information

    If you are a Life Skills/Career Representative and you have questions, please contact Lauren O’Donnell.
    If you are a College Representative and you have questions, please contact John C. Brown.

  • 2020 Attendees

    Name of Organization

    Achieve Program

    Aurora University

    Bethesda College at Concordia University

    Center for Students with Disabilities at University of Wisconsin Whitewater

    Cornell College – Mount Vernon, IA

    Cutting Edge Program at Edgewood College

    Elmhurst Learning & Success Academy at Elmhurst University

    Gerry’s Cafe

    GiGi’s Playhouse

    Harper College

    Harper College Career Skills Institute

    Hofstra University

    ICATT Apprenticeship Program

    Judson University RISE Program

    Kansas State University

    Kent State

    Landmark College

    Lincoln College

    Loras College

    Lynn University

    McKendree University

    Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

    Minnesota Independence College and Community

    Montana State University

    Northeastern Illinois University-Student Disability Services

    P.A.C.E at National Louis University

    Project Success- UW Oshkosh

    Purdue University Northwest

    Saint Xavier University

    Shepherds College

    St. Ambrose University

    Symbol Training Institute

    The Brooke Whitted Center

    The University of Alabama

    UI REACH – University of Iowa

    Universal Technical Institute

    University of Minnesota Twin Cities

    University of Northern Iowa

    University of Wisconsin Oshkosh


    UW-Whitewater LIFE Program

    Western Illinois University

    Westminster College

    WorldWise Tutoring LLC