Eastwood Mall to host college, trade and career conference

WARREN — More than 100 colleges and businesses are invited to attend a college, career and trade conference Oct. 29 at the Eastwood Mall.

It’s expected more than 3,500 students in grades 8-12 in Trumbull County will attend the event at the former Sears store. It’s open to the to public from 5 to 7 p.m.

Representatives will be available to answer questions about college acceptance policies, job shadowing, internships and employment, and guest speakers will talk about college planning, career readiness and high-growth jobs.

At least 50 colleges, trade schools and apprenticeship programs have already committed to attend.