February 20, 2015

Rebecca J. James, Graduate Assistant

Career Opportunities Hosts Education Career Day Feb. 26

VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University’s Office of Career Opportunities will host an Education Career Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 26, in the University Center’s Magnolia and Cypress rooms. Students and alumni interested in working in the field of education are invited to attend.

Representatives from over 55 school systems from cities across Georgia and parts of Florida and Indiana will be available to meet with attendees from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and then conduct interviews from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please note that not all school systems will conduct interviews.

Participants should dress professionally, bring several copies of their resume, and arrive by 10 a.m. for maximum exposure to school system representatives.

A list of participating school systems is available on the Career Opportunities website ( www.valdosta.edu/career ).

The first 100 attendees will receive a prize, and all participants are encouraged to register to win one of two grand prizes of $100 each.

Contact DeLois Hargett, employer relations coordinator with VSU Career Opportunities, at (229) 333-5942 or dhargett@valdosta.edu for more information.

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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. 

The story above demonstrates VSU's commitment to meeting the following goals: 

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

Goal 4: Foster an environment of creativity and scholarship.

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