Field Placement and Career Social Services Day



The registration period for this career fair has ended. Please contact the career center directly if you have any questions.


Fair Date:
February 10, 2012 (9:00AM - 4:30PM)


Location:
Bernhard Center, Rm 105

Overview:
Meet WMU students from the Social Work concentration, as well as related majors in Education and Arts & Science. Candidates are available for internship, part-time and full-time positions.

Full Description:
You are invited to attend our 2012 Field Placement and Career Social Services Day at Western Michigan University. The annual event will be centrally located in the heart of WMU's main campus at the Bernhard Center on Friday, February 10, 2012 from 9:00am - 4:30pm.

-AGENDA-

Welcome: 7:45am 9:00am
*Employer Sign-In
*Assistance available to unload materials
*Complimentary Breakfast:

Networking: 9:00am - 12:00pm
*Students will arrive to meet and connect with employers
*Refreshments will be available

Lunch: Noon - 1:15pm
*On Your Own

Continuing Education: 1:30pm 4:30pm *Topic: "Field Study and Employment for Millennial Social Workers"
1:30 1:45 registration and welcome
1:45 2:45 pm Millennial Social Workers: Strengths in Practice Settings and How to Utilize
2:45 3:00 Break
3:00-4:15 Teaching Additional Skills: Field Placement and First Job Learning to Amplify Strengths
4:15 4:30 Application in Social Work Practice: Examples
4:30 Evaluations and Dismissal

Register now by clicking the "Register now" button. To be included in all of the promotional materials, please register by Monday January 23, 2012.

--Full Day Registration ($75) includes:
* One 6' covered table
* Parking and assistance with loading/unloading materials
* Breakfast and refreshments for 2 attendees
*Continuing Education Workshop for 2 attendees
Additional Table: $10
Additional Representatives: $25/person

--Morning Session only Registration ($50) includes:
* One 6' covered table
* Parking and assistance with loading/unloading materials
* Breakfast and refreshments for 2 attendees
*Continuing Education Workshop for 2 attendees
Additional Table: $10
Additional Representatives: $25/person

--Afternoon Session only Registration ($50) includes:
*Continuing Education Workshop for 1 attendee


Field Placement and Career Social Services Day registration deadline: January 23, 2012

Employers needing to cancel their registration are asked to notify us on or before February 1, 2012 for a full refund.
Contact Information

Contact the career center directly to get more details about this career fair.

For more information please contact Carl Lawrence, Career and Student Employment Services at (269) 387-2756 or via e-mail, carl.lawrence@wmich.edu, or Amy Tuley, School of Social Work at 269 387-3200 or amy.tuley@wmich.edu.