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Normal West Grad to Participate in 2019 Worlds

Normal West graduate, Rebekah Hagberg, will compete in the 2019 World SkillsUSA contest in Russia

Rebekah Hagberg, Bloomington Area Career Center (BACC) Cosmetology graduate, will represent United States in August, 2019, at the WorldSkills competition in Russia. The rigorous pre selection process started with over 35 students across the United States. The final two were both BACC Cosmetology graduates. Laura Coronel (Bloomington High School) and Rebekah Hagberg (Normal West High School) were chosen to compete for a spot on the SkillsUSA Worlds Team in the Hairdressing Competition. After two days of head-to-head competition in June, 2018, which included demonstrating men’s hair and facial hair cuts, women’s haircuts, formal up dos and coloring techniques Rebekah Hagberg was chosen to represent the United States of America in the Hairdressing Competition in Kazan, Russia, in August, 2019.

Congratulations Rebekah!

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