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Jobs for Michigan Graduates

Jobs for Michigan's Graduates works to provide students with the tools they need to not only succeed in education, but succeed in life. We take a look at how some of those who have taken part in the program have been able to use what they learned to work through even uncertain times.

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  • Danny JenningsJMG SpecialistBenton Harbor High School
  • Tekeidra MastersYouth Solutions InternJMG Alumnus
  • Nolan HensonYouth Solutions InternJMG Alumnus
Date uploaded: February 16, 2021

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