- What is it?
- Why should I encourage students to attend?
- Can I attend as a faculty member?
- Why does this event take place?
- What can students get from this that will help them in my department?
1. What is it?
The Internship and Volunteer fair provides a place for various agencies from the community to recruit student applicants for either internship or volunteer positions.
2. Why should I encourage students to attend?
Students who need experience with a job, for a resume, or an internship in their major will benefit from this fair. Many students who volunteer or intern with area organizations increase their network and are hired within the companies/organizations after graduation.
3. Can I attend as a faculty member?
Yes! The fair is a drop-in event. Feel free to stay as long as you like.
4. Why does this event take place?
Internships and volunteer work are a great way for students to build their resumes and experience. The fair provides students with many opportunities to do just that.
5. What can students get from this that will help them in my department?
Students who volunteer or intern have the opportunity to gain real-world experience while putting their academic knowledge to use.