For release: September 11, 2008
For press information, contact Gabrielle Maxey, 901/678-2843
The University of Memphis Office of Career Services and the Academic Internship Office
will offer U of M students and alumni an opportunity to find jobs and internships
with more than 90 employers. The Annual Career and Internship Expo will be held Wednesday,
Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the University Holiday Inn Ballroom, 3700 Central
Avenue. There is no charge to attend the Expo.
Employers such as FedEx, Nike, International Paper, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Baptist
Memorial Health Care, Johnson & Johnson, and others will be recruiting for internships
as well as for entry-level and advanced positions. Those attending the Expo can network,
obtain career information, and gain experience talking to employers.
Some employers may conduct on-site interviews, so attendees should dress professionally
and bring copies of their resumes.
For more information, including an up-to-date listing of participating employers,
visit the Career Services Web site at www.memphis.edu/careerservices, or call 901-678-2239.