EMU job fair hooks up students with potential employers
YPSILANTI – More than 1,200 graduating seniors and alumni will be looking to stand out in the crowd and become "the right one" for the job. At the same time some 100 employers will be looking to find the best candidates for their company at the 33 rd Biannual Michigan Collegiate Job Fair, Friday, March 18, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., at Burton Manor in Livonia.
EMU graduating seniors and alumni can meet one-on-one with prospective employers at the fair, which is sponsored by Eastern Michigan University and the Michigan Association of Collegiate Career and Employment Services. On-site registration is $20. Doors open at 8:30 a.m.
"As one of the state's largest and longest-running job search events, the fair celebrates 16 years of jump-starting careers for area students," said Lavonda Robinette, EMU career development associate and director of the fair. "EMU offers its students an opportunity to meet with potential employers looking to fill various positions. Graduates can also practice and obtain immediate feedback on interviewing skills."
Burton Manor is located at 27777 Schoolcraft Road, Livonia (between Inkster and Middlebelt roads, off the 1-96 service drive).
For further information, contact Robinette at 743.487.0400 or go to www.mcjf.org.
Eastern Michigan University is a public, comprehensive university that offers programs in the arts, sciences and professions. EMU prepares students with the intellectual skills and practical experiences to succeed in their careers and lives, and to be better citizens.
Eastern Michigan University is a public, comprehensive university that offers programs in the arts, sciences and professions. EMU prepares students with the intellectual skills and practical experiences to succeed in their career and lives, and to be better citizens.
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