Students Get Career Advice in Upward Bound Summer Academy

Thirty-six students in the College’s Upward Bound Summer Academy got career and employment advice from professionals during a career fair on July 22 at the Central Campus.  The day started with presentations by Fred Kirschbaum, PECO Senior Staffing Specialist; Bruce Wilson, President, Shield Financial Group; David Henderson, Senior IT Manager; Dr. Darlene David, Superintendent, Cheltenhem Township School District; Ed Brown, Academic Advisor; and Tony Davis, Counselor. Following the presentations, participants had the opportunity to network with the professionals and ask one-on-one questions.

PECO Senior Staffing Specialist Fred Kirschbaum explains what employers look for when interviewing job candidates. Photo by Alana J. Mauger

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