The Workforce Readiness Committee would like to thank the following companies for participating in our Job Shadow Sessions that our committee put together for the Upward Bound students from the University of Arkansas and Northwest Arkansas Community College.

  • Outdoor Cap
  • KNWA
  • 4 Legged Bird
  • XNA
  • MANA
  • Mercy Hospital
  • KUAF
  • Collier Drug
  • CASA
  • Rockfish Interactive
  • Signature Bank of Arkansas
  • Fayetteville Police Department
  • Fayetteville Boys and Girls Club
  • Benton County Boys and Girls Club

We’d also like to send a very special Thank You out to Jose’s Mexican Restaurant for Sponsoring the Banquet Dinner that was held for the University of Arkansas Upward Bound students following their Shadow Sessions!!!

The famous historic Jose's, a long standing landmark, is located in the heart of the entertainment district, the jewel of Northwest Arkansas, Dickson Street in Fayetteville. And Jose's sister restaurant is conveniently located at 412 & 540 in Springdale. Jose's has brought many great things to Northwest Arkansas over the past 25 years, such as Kids Eat Free on Sunday, free live music, and world famous margaritas and fajitas, Jose's still stays true to their roots. With Fayetteville's favorite No Cover live music Streetside Beer Garden, Jose's is THE place to enjoy the seasons! Ole for Jose's!