China Harbour grooms 22 summer interns
Twenty-two students gained an opportunity for summer internship at China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) Americas Division. Participating students are from a number of high schools, including graduates of Wolmer's Boys, Wolmer's Girls, St Mary's College, Meadowbrook High, Campion High, Kingston College, Ardenne High, St Andrew High School for Girls, and Holy Childhood High School. Some are currently enrolled at the University of the West Indies, Mona, and the University of Technology.
Following the orientation session where participants were given an overview on the company and an opportunity to mingle with their peers, students were assigned to a number of departments, including Human Resources, Business Development, Finance, Communication, General Affairs, and the Major Infrastructure Development Programme. A few budding engineers were strategically placed at CHEC's Treadways site offices in Linstead, Caymanas, Wakefield, and Golden Grove.
Women get free mammograms
Some 30 women received free mammograms on October 24 as part of Digicel's observance of and its continued fight against the disease. The telecoms giant paid for the mammograms at the Jamaica Cancer Society on Friday, October 24. The company later made a bold statement by lighting their downtown Kingston headquarters pink, in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Yoplait supports breast cancer awareness