MVSU to host Spring 2018 Career Fair Feb. 20

February 19, 2018

ITTA BENA, Miss.— Need a job or hoping to land the internship of your dreams? Mississippi Valley State University Career Services Center’s 2018 Spring Career Fair is the place for you!

Hosted from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, in the concourse level of the Harrison HPER Complex, the career fair is free and open to students, alumni and community members.

Over 45 employers have registered to attend the event. Organizers encourage attendees to dress in professional attire.

“This is an excellent opportunity to meet with employers face-to-face to exchange information,” said Essie Bryant, director of the Career Services Center. Employers will be informing students about career paths, employer expectations and professional opportunities.”

In addition to meeting potential employers, attendees will also have the opportunity to polish up their skills with mock interviews conducted by human resource professionals during the event.

Registered employers include: Aflac; Alder Teacher; Residency at Aspire Public Schools; Atmos Energy Corp.; Cala Broadcasting Partners / The Delta News; Clarksdale Municipal School District; Cleveland School District; Coahoma County School District; Delta Radio Network; Entergy; Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; Greenville Public Schools; Greenwood Public School District; Grenada School District; Holmes County School District; Humphreys County School District; Jackson Public School District; Keith Thompson State Farm; Leflore County School District; Lowes, Store #1527; Madison County Schools; Mississippi Department of Employment Security; Mississippi Department of Corrections; Mississippi Department of Human Services; MS Dept. Child Protection Services; PharMEDium Services, LLC; Planters Bank; Rankin County School District; Sanderson Farms, Inc.; Sherwin-Williams; Simpson County School District; South Delta School District; Statewide Federal Credit Union; Texas Parks and Wildlife Department; Thurgood Marshall College Fund; Trustmark National Bank; U. S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; Union County Public Schools; USDA; Waffle House; Walgreens; Walmart; and Youth Villages.

For questions or more information, contact MVSU’s Career Services Center at (662) 254-3441 or