The 2017 Tour of Opportunity will be on Oct. 11 and Oct. 12. Northeast Dubois, Forest Park, and Southridge eighth graders will be given guided tours of local manufacturers and logistics facilities on Oct. 11. Jasper eighth graders will take the tours on Oct. 12. The reason for the Tour of Opportunity is to show the students the many career opportunities available locally in manufacturing and logistics. Masterbrand, Jasper Engines & Transmissions, OFS Brands, Best Home Furnishings, Wabash Valley Produce, Indiana Furniture, Kimball International – National Office Furniture 11th Ave, Kimball Electronics, Meyer Distributing, and Versteel representatives will be conducting the tours of their facilities for 564 eighth grade students.
Dubois Strong is partnering with Jarred Howard, Director, Patoka Career Technical Education Cooperative to coordinate the industry tours.