January 23, 2015

Whitney N. Yarber, Information Specialist II

Career Opportunities Hosts Nursing and Health Professions Career Expo Jan. 29

VALDOSTA – Valdosta State University’s Office of Career Opportunities will host a Nursing and Health Professions Career Expo from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 29, in the lobby of the Health Sciences and Business Administration Building.

Archbold Medical Center in Thomasville, Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia Regents University in Augusta, Lighthouse Nursing Agency in Perry, Phoebe Putney Health System in Albany, South Georgia Medical Center, Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare in Tallahassee, Fla, Tift Regional Medical Center in Tifton, and University of Florida Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Fla are scheduled to attend.

Current students and alumni pursuing a degree or considering a career in athletic training, dental hygiene, exercise physiology, and nursing are invited to attend.

Job seekers are encouraged to dress professionally and to bring several copies of their resume. A room will be available for health profession representatives to conduct impromptu interviews.

Contact the Office of Career Opportunities at (229) 333-5942 for more information.

Valdosta State University’s 2013-2019 Strategic Plan represents a renewal of energy and commitment to the foundational principles for comprehensive institutions.

Implementation of the plan’s five goals, along with their accompanying objectives and strategies, supports VSU’s institutional mission and the University System of Georgia’s mission for comprehensive universities. 

Special initiatives such as the Nursing and Health Professions Career Expo offered by the Office of Career Opportunities help the university meet the following goals: 

Goal 1: Recruit, retain, and graduate a quality, diverse student population and prepare students for roles as leaders in a global society.

Goal 3: Promote student, employee, alumni, retiree, and community engagement in our mission.

Visit http://www.valdosta.edu/administration/planning/strategic-plan.php to learn more.


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