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25 Jan

If you want to become more attractive to potential employers, you need to have an edge over the other applicants. Proper dress, behavior, manners and smooth communication skills are critical components of becoming truly career ready.

The West Virginia University Career Services Center and the Office of Student Affairs wants to help you land the first job by hosting the second annual University-wide Mocktail Party and Fashion Show.

The event is February 12 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Mountainlair Ballrooms. This professional development and networking event with Human Resource representatives is an interactive workshop specifically designed for juniors, seniors and graduate students who will be seeking internships or careers in the near future. The event will teach students how to be successful at career fairs, conduct themselves in formal and informal interviews and dress appropriately as a professional.

Sign up for the event in MountaineerTRAK by February 11th. Space in limited, so register early.

Light appetizers will be served and there will be drawings for prizes throughout the evening, including a iPad Mini.

For more information, contact Sarah Glenn at

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