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More than 230 employers to attend career fair

  • A photo of a past career fair.

Posted on February 12, 2018

Grand Valley's Winter Career Fair will take place February 22 from 1-5 p.m. at DeVos Place Convention Center in Grand Rapids. The fair will attract thousands of students and representatives from more than 230 local and national employers.

The fair is free and will offer a range of job, internship, and co-ops opportunities. Students from eight area colleges are invited: Grand Valley, Aquinas College, Calvin College, Cornerstone University, Davenport University, Hope College, Kendall College of Art & Design and Kuyper College. 

Students should bring their ID and come prepared with resumes and portfolios.

The Career Center is hosting events to help prepare students for the fair. "How to Talk to Employers" will take place February 13 at 4 p.m. in Kirkhof Center, room 2204 and at 5 p.m. in the L. William Seidman Center, room 2002.

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— written by Kathleen Ryan, student writer