BURKBURNETT, TX (KAUZ) - The Burkburnett I.S.D partnered with Discovery Education and Alcoa Howmet to host a unique event Thursday evening.
The middle school held an interactive career fair focused on real world applications of science, technology, engineering and math.
The event was designed to engage middle and high school students in STEM subjects and possible career opportunities.
"What we have is a STEM career fair, science, technology, engineering and mathematics," STEM Facilitator Sheri Brooks said. "These are all careers or colleges and universities that help support STEM career paths for the students."
This was the first STEM career fair held by the district.
Some of the participating institutions included Hunting Energy Services, Midwestern State and Vernon College.