Press Release

Rasmussen College Hosts Career And Networking Fair

Wausau Campus Invites Local Community to Network and Apply for Jobs

August 2, 2010

Erin Werthman
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Email: Media@Rasmussen.edu

WAUSAU, Wis., (August 2, 2010) – Rasmussen College will host a free Career and Networking Fair for residents of the surrounding communities at its Wausau campus on Thursday, August 19, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Companies from a variety of industries will be present and looking to fill positions with qualified candidates. Companies planning to attend include Associated Bank, UPS, Travel Guard, and Aspirus. Interested parties are encouraged to attend to gain a competitive edge in the job search process.

Rasmussen College representatives will be on hand to provide information about Master’s degree programs offered through the Rasmussen Partner Network of schools, and Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree programs offered through the local campus, as well as career opportunities within the Rasmussen College system.

“While an economic recovery has begun, many Americans – including Wausau residents - remain unemployed,” Rasmussen College National Director of Career Development Tamryn Hennessy said. “We are honored to have the opportunity to showcase available jobs in the community and to help residents of Wausau and the surrounding area learn about positive steps they can take toward employment.”

WHAT:
Rasmussen College Career and Networking Fair

WHEN: 
Thursday, August 19th

TIME:
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:
Rasmussen College Wausau Campus  
1101 Westwood Drive
Wausau, WI 54401
(715) 841-8000

** This event is free and open to the public **

Individuals are also encouraged to tune-in to a Rasmussen College Webinar prior to the career fair for professional advice about making a positive impression with employers, overall success tips, general interview etiquette, and more. The series will run online at 11 a.m. CDT and 6 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, August 10 and Thursday, August 12. Register by visiting www.Rasmussen.edu/prepareforfair

For additional information about the Rasmussen College campus in Wausau, Wis., visit www.Rasmussen.edu.


ABOUT RASMUSSEN COLLEGE:
Rasmussen College is a regionally accredited private college and Public Benefit Corporation that is dedicated to changing lives through high-demand educational programs and public service. Rasmussen College offers Certificate and Diploma programs through Associate's and Bachelor's degrees online and across its 24 Midwest and Florida campuses in a supportive, student-centered and career-focused environment. Since 1900, Rasmussen College has been dedicated to being a primary contributor to the growth and development of the communities it serves. As a Benefit Corporation, Rasmussen College is committed to helping change lives through education and making a positive impact on society through public service and a variety of community-based initiatives. For more information about Rasmussen College, please visit www.Rasmussen.edu.

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