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CAREER TECH AT WORK
Meet Zack Scrape: Somerset honors graduate is Princeton University’s newest apprentice carpenter
Zachary Scrape graduated from Somerset County Vocational-Technical School in June 2105 and landed a highly-coveted spot at Princeton University.
He is not a student at the University, but is learning plenty nonetheless.
Thanks to a new pilot program designed to attract talented young technical trade workers to Princeton’s Facilities Operations Department, he has launched his career as an apprentice in the University’s carpentry shop.