Announcements

Up-to-date announcements of recruitment events, job openings, scholarship opportunities, and more. These include job announcements which may not include enough details for the Blue Hose CareerNet or may supplement information provided for a job announcement on our jobs board. For more details, contact Lynn Downie at ldownie@presby.edu.

Current and Upcoming On-Campus Career Programs Events:

  • Graduate and Professional School Fair – October 21, 2014, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm – multiple locationsDetailed List of Participants
    • This event has been broken into five smaller locations within classroom facilities or heavily trafficked areas of campus, allowing better opportunities to connect with the specific student population which is the best fit for each recruiter. Options include:
      • All areas of study – Springs Student Center Lobby (for recruiters representing multiple programs or fields not specified below)
      • Business, Economics, and Finance programs – Jacobs Hall
      • Law, Psychology, or History – Harrington Peachtree Center
      • Sciences – Allied Health, Pharmacy, and STEM programs – Lassiter/Richardson Connector
      • Seminary or Languages – Neville Hall
      • Host Hotel – Hampton Inn, Clinton – centrally located with event rates available for entire week while you recruit across Greenville, Laurens, Newberry, and Spartanburg Counties. Just mention that you would like the PC Corporate rate. Reservations – (864) 938-1040

Internship Announcements:

SPRING INTERNSHIPS

  • If you plan to seek academic credit for a spring 2015 internship, please contact Lynn Downie at ldownie@presby.edu to discuss the process before you contact a prospective employer.
  • Opportunities currently open and actively recruiting:
    • Fastenal (national company; Laurens location recruiting) – Sales Trainee Internship (paid) – seeking someone available 15-20 hours a week. Could be registered for 3-4 credit hour internship. Could lead to full-time opportunities with this company after graduation.
    • Jeff Dezen Public Relations, Greenville, SC – Marketing and Management training internships (paid) – Four hours on Monday/Wednesday/Friday (12 hour minimum) – details on their website – http://jdpr.com/internships.html

COMPETITIVE INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS (Including Spring and Summer 2015)

Additional Upcoming Recruitment Events:

  • Social Work Graduate Programs Virtual Fair – October 9, 2014, online – More details
  • Biomed Virtual Grad School Fair – September 30, 2014 and October 22, 2014, onlineSign-up to attend this free event
  • Biomed Virtual Grad School Fair – October 22, 2014, online – Sign-up to attend this free event
  • AAEE (American Association for Employment in Education) Job Fair Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the Sheraton Raleigh Hotel. This event is open to graduating students and alumni in all certification fields.  Recruitment personnel representing dozens of school districts from across the country will attend to meet and share information with candidates about immediate and anticipated hiring needs.  This is a wonderful opportunity for teachers/future teachers, specialists, and administrators to network with recruiters and learn about employment prospects. Candidates planning to attend should pre-register online ($10 participation fee) at www.aaee.org (a complete list of participating school districts/organizations, directions, parking information, and other job fair tips are also found at the website).

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