K-12 and Beyond: The Importance of Internships to Student with Disabilities and Businesses, Featuring Booz Allen Hamilton Emerging Leaders Internship Program as a Best Practice

Tuesday, January 8, 2008
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm et
Location: Webinar

This JAN/U.S. BLN Webinar will feature Barbara Haight from Booz Allen Hamilton, who helped to create and implement Booz Allen's Emerging Leaders internship and leadership development program for college students with disabilities. Barbara will speak about the importance and value of internships to students with disabilities' career development as well as to meeting businesses' recruitment needs. The Emerging Leaders program will be discussed as one model for businesses to access students with disabilities. She will also offer best practices for internship placements and other examples of business-focused programs. Registration is required and a registration fee does apply.