Day at Rutgers University.
WHAT:New Jersey Collegiate Career
than 150 public and private sector employers and more than 2,500 entry-level
and experienced job candidates are expected to participate.
WHEN: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 9:30
a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Rutgers Student Center, 126
College Avenue and Brower Commons, 145 College Avenue, New Brunswick.
BACKGROUND: The U.S.
Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the national economy
added 165,000 jobs in April 2013 with
an unemployment rate of 7.5 percent. Employment
increased in professional and business services, food services, retail and
health care. The National Association of Colleges and Employers also reports
that unemployment for new college graduates fell significantly from 8.3 percent
in September 2011 to 6.3 percent in September 2012.
Job seekers are encouraged to
wear business attire and to bring multiple copies of their résumés for
employers. Parking will be available at the Stadium West lot near Rutgers’ High
Point Solutions football stadium in Piscataway. Free shuttle buses will run
continuously between the parking area and the career fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Employers and job candidates
may find additional information at http://careerservices.rutgers.edu.
Media Contact: Amber E. Hopkins-Jenkins
(732) 932-7084, ext. 601