The Normal Rotary invites the Bloomington Area Career Center to be represented as guests in their monthly luncheon meetings. The BACC students who are chosen exhibit citizenship, leadership, participation, and scholarship in their BACC program. Students chosen will represent the BACC for the months of September, 2017 through April, 2018. At the end of the school year, the Normal Rotary will choose one of the monthly representatives to receive a $500 scholarship.
Normal West Senior and 2nd Year BACC Criminal Justice student, Matthew Trimble. Some of his accomplishments are:
- Competed in the SkillsUSA State and National Competition in 2018 for Crime Scene Investigation.
- BACC High Achievement Award in Criminal Justice, 2017-2018.
- Member of the BACC National Technical Honor Society.
- BACC Student Ambassador 2018-2019.
Matt plans to enlist in the US Army and attend Western University majoring in Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement with the goal of being a police officer.
Bloomington High School Senior and 2nd Year Culinary Art student, Bree O’Neal. Some of her accomplishments are:
- IHSA Scholar Athlete
- National Society of High School Scholars
- BACC Student Ambassador
- SkillsUSA Vice-President
Bree plans to major in dietetics or nutrition with a minor in business before opening a business with her twin sister.
LeRoy High School Senior, and 2nd Year BACC Graphic Design and Video Production student, Hadley McKenzie:
- 1st place SkillsUSA in t-shirt design
- Statesmen Award at SkillsUSA
- SkillsUSA Illinois Officer
- BACC Technical Honor Society
- Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop Certified
Hadley plans to attend Columbia College Chicago for Filmmaking with a goal of becoming a movie director.
Clinton High School Senior and 1st Year Computer Technology and Networking student, Zayin Calvert plans to attend Heartland to study Computer Science.
BHS Senior and 1st year Construction Trades student, Jacob Self plans to study theater design/production at ISU after graduation. Jacob plans to have a career in Stage Craft.
Jacob has received
- Illinois State Scholar
- Bloomington Academic Scholar
- High Honor Roll