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TCC SPRING JOB FAIR TO SHOWCASE 60 AREA EMPLOYERS
Public invited to annual event at TCC's Virginia Beach Campus
HAMPTON ROADS, VA (March 15, 2011) – In today’s competitive job market, Tidewater Community College offers students, new graduates and job seekers the opportunity to connect with close to 60 area businesses during its spring Job Fair.
Set for Tuesday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Advanced Technology Center on TCC's Virginia Beach Campus, the Job Fair offers information on career positions, internships and part-time job opportunities. Under one roof, representatives gather to meet job seekers, share information and make connections.
The Job Fair is free and open to the public. Participants are encouraged to dress for success and bring multiple copies of their resumes. No pre-registration is required.
The Job Fair showcases opportunities with businesses and agencies including BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Chesapeake Fire Department, Hampton Roads Business Outreach, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Navy Exchange, Sentara Medical Group, Stihl Inc., Virginia State Police and many more.
For a complete roster of participating companies and directions to campus, visit www.tcc.edu/students/career/ses/jobfair.htm. The Job Fair is sponsored by TCC’s Student Employment Services Office (SEEO), and additional information can be obtained by calling TCC’s Information Center at 822-1122 or SEEO at 822-7228.
Tidewater Community College - the largest provider of higher education and Workforce Solutions services in Hampton Roads - topped 45,000 students in 2009-10. The 16th highest associate-degree producer in the nation, TCC offers more than 150 programs including business administration, culinary arts, general studies, modeling & simulation, network security, nursing, and automotive technology. Among the fastest-growing two-year institutions in the United States, TCC was 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 Norfolk’s theater district, the Visual Arts Center in Olde Towne Portsmouth, the Regional Automotive Center in Chesapeake, and the Advanced Technology Center in Virginia Beach. Forty-five percent of the region’s residents attending a college or university in Virginia last fall were enrolled at TCC. For more information, visit www.tcc.edu.