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High expectations at Parkland's diverse Institute of Aviation

High expectations at Parkland's diverse Institute of Aviation

SAVOY — For years, we've thought of the airline pilot as a middle-aged white male, with white hair and a deep, soothing voice — as in "Sully" or "Airplane!"

Not so at the Institute of Aviation at Parkland College. There are women, students without white hair and plenty of non-traditional students.

There's a nationwide shortage of pilots, and a younger crowd will be coming along — they'll have to work on that deep, polite voice.

Or not.

Please see the News-Gazette for the full article: https://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/high-expectations-at-parkland-s-diverse-institute-of-aviation/article_1e0a90db-a87f-5ccd-bbc6-3afe49931ace.html.

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