February 8, 2016

Whitney N. Yarber, Communications Specialist

Career Opportunities Hosts Employer in Residence Feb. 16

VALDOSTA – The Office of Career Opportunities at Valdosta State University will kick off its Employer in Residence Series on Tuesday, Feb. 16. Students, alumni, and faculty are invited to attend.

From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., representatives from Target Corporation and the Target Distribution Center in Tifton will host a question-and-answer/discussion session on the job opportunities available to students and alumni. They will also provide interview tips and resume critiques, if time permits.

The Employer in Residence Series provides participants with direct employer insight, including individualized career development advice, interview and resume critiques, and job opportunities from expert career advisors. The next event will be held on Tuesday, March 22.

Light refreshments will be served. The deadline to register is at 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 15.

Contact the Office of Career Opportunities at (229) 333-5942 to register or learn more.

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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. 

The story above demonstrates VSU's commitment to meeting 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.

Goal 4: Foster an environment of creativity and scholarship.

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