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TCC SPRING JOB FAIR TO SHOWCASE 60 AREA EMPLOYERS
Public invited to free annual event at TCC’s Virginia Beach Campus
HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – (March 7, 2007) – Tidewater Community College announces its annual spring Job Fair, set this year for April 11. The fair gives students, new graduates and job seekers a leg up in today’s competitive market, connecting them with more than 60 area businesses and organizations under one roof.
Set for Wednesday, April 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Advanced Technology Center on TCC’s Virginia Beach Campus, the Job Fair offers information on career positions, internship or part-time job opportunities.
Employers range from AARP Senior Employment Program to Zel Technologies, LLC. Career possibilities include private-sector opportunities with AMERIGROUP Corp., Carmax, Farm Fresh and Northrop Grumman Newport News, in addition to government jobs with Chesapeake Fire Department, City of Virginia Beach, Norfolk Police Department, Virginia State Police and many more.
For a complete roster of participating companies and directions to campus, type in “job fair” or “campus maps” on the search bar of the TCC website, http://www.tcc.edu. The Job Fair is free and open to the public. Participants are encouraged to bring multiple copies of their resumes. No pre-registration is required.
To find out more about TCC’s Job Fair, sponsored by TCC’s Student Employment Services Office (SEEO), call TCC’s Information Center at 822-1122.
Tidewater Community College
is the second largest of the 23 community colleges in the Commonwealth
of Virginia, enrolling more than 37,000 students annually. The 37th
largest in the nation’s 1,600 community-college network, TCC
ranks among the 50 fastest-growing large community colleges. Founded
in 1968 as a part of the Virginia Community College System, the
college serves the South Hampton Roads region with campuses in Chesapeake,
Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach as well as the TCC Jeanne
and George Roper Performing Arts Center in the theater district
in downtown Norfolk, the Visual Arts Center in Olde Towne Portsmouth
and a regional Advanced Technology Center in Virginia Beach. Forty-four
percent of the region’s residents attending a college or university
in Virginia last fall were enrolled at TCC. For more information,