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TCC SPRING JOB FAIR TO SHOWCASE 50 AREA EMPLOYERS
Public invited to annual event at TCC's Virginia Beach Campus
HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – (March 14, 2005) – Tidewater Community College’s spring Job Fair gives students, new graduates and job seekers a leg up in today’s competitive market, connecting them with more than 50 area businesses – all under one roof.
Set for April 13 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.
The Job Fair will showcase job opportunities with businesses ranging from AARP Senior Employment Program to WAVY-TV. Career possibilities include private-sector opportunities such as with GEICO, Bank of America and The Home Depot in addition to government jobs with the U.S. Army, Military Sealift Command, Norfolk Fire and Rescue, Chesapeake Department of Human Resources, Virginia Employment Commission and many more.
For a complete roster of participating companies and directions to campus, visit www.tcc.edu/students/career/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.
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.
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,