Academics :: School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Technology Summit & Career Exploration

Information for VWCC Students

VWCC is gearing up for the 4th Annual Technology Summit and Career Exploration scheduled for Friday, October 15, 2010.

We invite you to attend the Career Exploration Fair from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM in VWCC's gymnasium located in the Humanities Building.

With more than 25 employers representing various technology sectors, students will have the opportunity to explore high growth, high pay career fields that may potentially lead to internships or employment upon graduation. In addition, students will gain insight in to educational requirements that many of these career pathways demand.

Industry and VWCC divisions represented include:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Alternative Energy
  • Culinary
  • Electromechanical
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Health Sciences
  • Horticulture
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering

The goal of the Technology Summit and Career Exploration Fair is to continue developing a career pipeline by offering exciting and unique opportunities for students who want to pursue a technical career in the Roanoke Valley. VWCC faculty and staff are excited about this year's event and hope that you will mark your calendars to participate in what will be an energized, information-packed affair.

Next steps:

  • Ask your professor about participating in this year's event
  • Bring copies of your resume
  • Dress in business attire

For more information:
Terry Drumheller - 540-857-6366 or tdrumheller@virginiawestern.edu
School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Office - 540-857-7273

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