March 10, 2016

Whitney N. Yarber, Communications Specialist

Career Opportunities Hosts Employer in Residence March 22

VALDOSTA – The Office of Career Opportunities at Valdosta State University will continue its Employer in Residence Series on Tuesday, March 22. Students, alumni, and faculty are invited to attend.

From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Mark Smith, assistant manager of claims for Auto Owners Insurance in Albany, will speak about the company’s success for the last 100 years and the career opportunities available to students and alumni.

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, April 18.

Light refreshments will be served. The deadline to register is at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 21.

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.

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