Students graduate from Chicago Summer Business Institute

August 1, 2013 4:28:53 PM PDT
More than a hundred Chicago public high school students are graduating from a summer program where they earned as they learned on the job as paid interns.

A graduation ceremony at Harold Washington Library culminated the 23rd year of the Chicago Summer Business Institute program.

112 juniors and seniors from 65 schools held summer internships at Chicago businesses.

Students learned how to prepare for job interviews, display proper workplace etiquette, and gain experience operating in a professional setting.