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Spring 2015


Student Professional Day"Out of the Jeans and Into the Suits" - Wednesday, April 1st , 2015 - All activities are in the Student Union with exception of Dining Etiquette Program. Professional Dress is required for participation! 

Students can register for one or more of the activities listed below:

10 a.m. - 11 a.m. - Professional Head Shots - have your photo taken for LinkedIn and other social media sites

11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. - Professional Pit Stops - Stop by tables to learn about: Your Digital Footprint, Mind Your Manners, Dress For Success, Resume Basics, Resume Evaluation, Interview Prep, Interview Simulation, Have a Presence ( networking) and Find Your Future

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. - Marketing You 101 - Know What You Have to Offer, learn from other successful professionals; panelists - Don Wilson, CLTC, Garlow Insurance Agency; Laura Jordan, West Virginia American Water; Eddie Whitehead, Charleston Police Department; Kate (Sturdivant) Gibson, Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC; Jason Luyster, West Virginia Highter Education Policy Commission

6:p.m. -7:30 p.m. - Etiquette Dinner - McGhee Suites Banquet Room; conducted by Mrs. Pam Harvit, Certified Business Etiquette and National Protocol Consultant. 

Pre-register at http://goo.gl/forms/poRLLysmBn by March 25th 

Career and Employment Expo- Thursday April 16, 2015, 10:00 am- 2:00 pm - Student Union.
Listed below are the employers expected to attend:

  • FDIC
  • New York Life
  • WVDHHR
  • Speedway LLC
  • WV Division of Personnel
  • CDI Corporation
  • Prestera Center
  • WesBanco Inc
  • Express Employment Professionals
  • American Income Life
  • WV Legislative Auditors Office
  • MRC Global
  • Raleigh Police Dept
  • CAMC Employment Center
  • Mardi Gras Casino and Resort
  • Bristol Broadcasting
  • Enterprise Holdings
  • Manpower Staffing
  • LM Communications
  • ION Television
  • DHHR- Bureau for Medical Services
  • Gibbons & Kawash, CPA
  • Fastenal
  • National Travel
  • Connect Childcare Resources
  • AFLAC
  • Fairfax County Police
  • WV Division of Corrections
  • WV Dept. of Environmental Protection
  • U.S. Dept. of State
  • City of Charleston
  • KISRA
  • WV State Tax Dept
  • Brickstreet Insurance
  • BB&T
  • Woodsman of the World
  • Home City Ice
  • Federal Prison Camp - Alderson, WV
  • U.S.D.A.
  • Bureau of Fiscal Services - Parkersburg, WV
  • C&O Motors
  • U.S.Army
  • IMS Innovative Mattress Solutions
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