Southeastern to host Virtual Career Fair


Friday, October 29, 2021 
by: Tonya Lowentritt 

     HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University’s Office of Career Services is hosting its annual Career Fair virtually this year on Thursday, Nov. 4, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will be held online through Handshake software.
     Students and alumni can register for Career Fair through Handshake and schedule group and one-on-one sessions with employers. Approximately 70 organizations are currently scheduled to participate. A list of participants is available at
     Director of Career Services Ken Ridgedell said there is something available and relevant for all students and alumni, regardless of major.
     “This year’s virtual format will enhance the fair experience, allowing participants to meet with employers and interact with recruiters through video, audio or chat and pre schedule one-on-one or group sessions with employers ahead of the fair and on the day of the event,” Ridgedell said. “Bring your unique perspective to the table, ask great questions, and follow up with recruiters after the fair.”
     For more information, contact Career Services at 985-549-2121 or visit

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