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August 31, 2022

JA In The News – August 2022

Get up to date on the latest happenings from Junior Achievement - Rocky Mountain! Business Brief - Junior Achievement's topping off of the new Free Enterprise Center in June! Watch...

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August 26, 2022

New JA Alumni Survey Results Confirm Impact and Continued Need for Programs

For more than 100 years, Junior Achievement (JA) has inspired and prepared young people to own their economic success. Millions of students have experienced the power of a volunteer role...

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July 27, 2022

JA-Rocky Mountain Participates in the CSU Global Business Academy

Gerald Chen, CFO of OtterProducts leads the JA Career Success workshop at the CSU Global Academy last month. This July, students from around the globe participated in an immersive, ten-day...

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July 21, 2022

JA-Rocky Mountain Earns Recognition at National Leadership Conference

JA-Rocky Mountain staff members being recognized at the National Leadership Conference in Ft. Worth, Texas this July. Each year, hundreds of JA staff members from area offices across the country...

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June 28, 2022

2022 Volunteer, Educator & Advocate of the Year

Each year, Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain (JA) names one person or organization Volunteer, Educator and Advocate of the Year. The recipient is hand-selected by JA staff members in recognition of their...

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May 26, 2022

JA-Rocky Mountain Celebrates Wyoming

May 24th was National Wyoming Day and JA celebrated by reflecting on the amazing program growth achieved over the last five years. In 2017 we were implementing programs in three...

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December 20, 2021

Career Readiness: First Step For Success

Above: High school students attending a JA Job Shadow event at ttec in 2019. Two students who graduate with a degree in the same exact field from the same university...

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November 16, 2021

A Strong Return for the JA Stock Market Challenge

When JA high school students learn the ins and outs of the global economy, they don’t sit idly in a classroom. They compete in an exciting, realistic simulation of the...

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September 23, 2021

91% of Teens Say They Need Additional Support This School Year

A new survey of teens conducted for Junior Achievement by the research firm ENGINE Insights shows that nearly 2-in-5 (39%) feel that they are behind educationally because of the pandemic....

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