In this edition of Eye on Oshkosh, host Cheryl Hentz talks with her guests about a unique, first-of-its kind school to work program between the Oshkosh Area School District and the Oshkosh Defense division of Oshkosh Corp. Joining her in the conversation are Nicole Peterson, Career & Technical Education Coordinator, K-12 College, Career and Community Ready Action Team, Oshkosh Area School District; and Brant Wruck, student at Oshkosh West High School; and Jenna Lavey, Oshkosh Defense and HR support for the School2Work program. This program is getting 11 Oshkosh students ready for the workforce and a career in manufacturing when they graduate. You can see the program in its entirety here or by following this link: https://youtu.be/da8naVxsjoc
Cheryl Hentz is a Wisconsin-based freelance writer with 30 years experience. Her articles have appeared in newspapers and magazines - both in Wisconsin and elsewhere in the country - and cover a wide range of topics, including business and economic development, women's and minority issues, family pets and animal rights, finance, education, government and politics. Cheryl also does corporate writing for public and private sector businesses, and personal writing for individuals. She has been producing and hosting the award-winning Eye on Oshkosh talk-show since 2002. The show covers a wide range of people and topics which affect or are of interest to people in the Oshkosh and surrounding area, as well as to viewers on You Tube (visit the Eye on Oshkosh channel). She can be reached at 920.426.4123 or 920.209.7387, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. More information and other samples of her written work can be found at www.cherylhentz.blogspot.com.