FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Contact: Haven Campbell, Career Services Graduate Assistant 304-696-2370
More than 70 employers expected to attend this fall’s Career Expo
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall University Career Services will conduct its annual Fall Career Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the Memorial Student Center’s Don Morris Room on the Huntington campus.
The expo is open to all Marshall students, faculty and alumni. Recruiters will be sharing information on part-time, full-time and internship positions.
More than 70 employers are expected to have recruiters at the event, representing the areas of customer service, IT/computer science, health care, media sales, insurance/financial services, corrections, retail management and many others.
A continually updated list of employers planning to attend the Career Expo is available at http://www.marshall.edu/career-services/events/careerexpo.html
Denise Hogsett, director of Career Services, said students are encouraged to dress professionally and come prepared with multiple copies of their resumes. Hogsett said even if students are not looking for a job, attending the expo presents an excellent networking opportunity.
Leading up to the event, the Resume Doctor, Senior Career Counselor Mirek Bialk of Career Services, will be reviewing resumes for students on from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, in the Memorial Student Center lobby. No appointment is necessary.