The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

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March 29, 2014

Missouri Southern Career Day events scheduled

JOPLIN, Mo. — The Career Services office at Missouri Southern State University has scheduled a variety of activities leading up to Career Day on Wednesday, April 9, for MSSU students and alumni.

Professional development lunches will be offered in room 309 of Billingsly Student Center at 12:20 p.m. Monday, March 31, Tuesday, April 1, and Tuesday, April 8.

Presenters will offer information on topics such as job applications, resumes and interviews.

Lunch will be offered to participants at no charge.

A Career Fair Cram is set for 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, in the Billingsly Student Center Ballroom.

Business professionals will offer stations to help participants learn the skills needed to be successful, from professional dress to resume reviews and mock interviews.

More than 100 regional and national employers will be on hand for the Spring Career Fair, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, in the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center. Full-time, part-time and volunteer opportunities will be available.

The Biomedical Sciences Career Fair will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in the Billingsly Student Center Ballroom.

Representatives from schools offering degrees in medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, chiropractic, dentistry, optometry, physician assistant, and physical and occupational therapy will be on hand.

There will be break-out sessions and a chance to hear from professionals working in the field.

Learn more

FOR MORE INFORMATION about MSSU Career Day and related events, call 417-625-9343 or visit

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