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TCC SPRING JOB FAIR TO SHOWCASE 40 AREA EMPLOYERS
Public invited to annual event at TCC's Virginia Beach Campus
HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – (March 16, 2010) – In today’s competitive job market, Tidewater Community College offers students, new graduates and job seekers the opportunity to connect with close to 40 area businesses during its spring Job Fair.
Set for Wednesday, April 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Advanced Technology Center on TCC's Virginia Beach Campus, the free Job Fair - open to the public - 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 showcases job opportunities with a wide range of employers including BAE Systems, Cox Communications, Norfolk Fire and Rescue, Sentara Medical Group, Virginia Troops to Teachers Program, Waddell and Reed Inc. 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); for more information callTCC’s Information Center at 822-1122, or SEEO at 822-7228.
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.
Tidewater Community College - the largest provider of higher education and Workforce Solutions services in Hampton Roads - will serve a projected 47,000 students in 2009-10. The 15th 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-six 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.