Local students win at state SkillsUSA contest

An Elburn Waubonsee Community College student was among four students from the college who earned awards at the recent Illinois SkillsUSA competition in Springfield.

Jill Potvin of Elburn placed first in interactive preschool bulletin board and third in preschool teaching assistant.

SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations.