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Career Services to Host Two Events

March 9, 2009

Attorneys from the Hinds County Bar Association will visit the Mississippi College campus in Clinton Wednesday, March 11, to share their insights on the legal profession.

A panel of lawyers from Jackson area firms will also offer tips on getting into law school, choosing a specialty and how to juggle a career and family life. The one-hour program begins at 1:30 p.m. in the BC Rogers Board Room. Refreshments will be provided.

The MC Office of Career Services is sponsoring the event that's designed to reach MC students who may be contemplating a legal career.

Also that day, the Office of Career Services is inviting MC students to a 90-minute interview workshop. The program begins at 4:30 p.m. in Room 208 of Self Hall, home of the School of Business. Students can expect to hear interviewing tips from the pros and will get a refresher course on interviewing skills. Free pizza will be served.

For more information on the two events, contact Karen Lindsey-Lloyd, director of Career Services, at 601.925.3901 or lloyd@mc.edu. Another contact is assistant director Hayley Taff at 601.925.7717 or taff@mc.edu The Office of Career Services is located at 314C Nelson Hall.

Students need to register to attend by signing up at www.mc.edu/career/students/seminars.php The office can also be reached at career-services@mc.edu

Next month, the Career Services Office is sponsoring a part-time Job Fair for MC students on Wednesday, April 1, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the campus cafeteria.