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Career & Volunteer Expo - Thursday, February 16, 12 to 4pm, West Gym, Cal Poly Humboldt

Mark your calendars!
Over 100 employers and volunteer agencies will be offering career positions, summer jobs, internships, volunteer opportunities and more! Come dressed for success with your resume in hand. Employer representatives and community organizations will provide general career information and answer questions about summer, seasonal, internship, and permanent employment opportunities in a variety of fields, and will be conducting informal interviews and taking applications during the event
To help students get ready, the Academic and Career Advising Center will host a variety of workshops (schedule tba). The Academic and Career Advising Center also reminds students that employers are looking for professional people to hire and first impressions make all the difference. Visit the Career Clothing Closet in LIB28 for free, gently-used professional clothing. “Dress to impress and bring your resume,” says Amy Martin, Employer Relations Coordinator at the Academic and Career Advising Center, “They definitely hire students at the event.” Students can get a quick resume review during the Academic and Career Advising Center’s Drop-in hours, Monday through Friday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in LIB27. 

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