Media Advisory – 129 Companies Sell Out the U of C’s 4th Annual Career & Job Expo
February 11, 2008
Media are welcome to attend the University of Calgary’s 4th Annual Career & Job Expo on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2008 from 11 am to 3 pm.
Hosted by Career Services and the Haskayne Career Centre, this is the largest multidisciplinary career event on campus and will bring together students and prospective employers to:
• Fill summer, part time, full time, co-op and internship positions;
• Help students develop a greater understanding of their career goals;
• Provide information about recruitment processes, and
• Provide access to the hidden job market for future opportunitiesExhibitors are local and provincial, as well as coming from the provinces of Saskatchewan, British Columbia, Ontario, and abroad. Industries represented include all levels of government, construction, education, banking and financial institutions, non-profit sector, oil and gas, communications, and engineering.
The City of Calgary is the Platinum sponsor for the 2008 Career & Job Expo.
For a complete list of the other sponsors and exhibitors go to:
Career & Job Expo for current U of C students and recent alumni.
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
11 a.m. to 3 P.M.
Jack Simpson Gymnasium, Upper Track, University of Calgary.
Media are welcome to park in any lot on campus. If your vehicle is not marked, please leave a media business card in your window. Please do not park in 24-hour reserved spots, loading zones or handicapped stalls. See campus map: www.ucalgary.ca/map
For further information about the event or to arrange media interviews, call Donna Keene-Ochosky, Career Fair Coordinator, at 220-8434 or cell: 861-3867.
Voula Cocolakis, Director of Career Services, and Lise Stransky, Career Advisor, will be available for interviews in the Jack Simpson Gymnasium on the day of the Career & Job Expo.