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Lone Star College to offer networking opportunities with employers

Lone Star College will be hosting a Technical Careers and Skilled Trades Career Fair. This event is free of charge, open to the public and takes place at LSC-North Harris Oct. 15, from 3:30-6:30 p.m. 

“It’s important to note that these career fairs are not only for Lone Star College students, but for anyone who is looking for work, or for a better opportunity,” said Linda Head, LSC associate vice chancellor of workforce education and corporate partnerships.”

In addition, all U.S. military veteran candidates will be offered early VIP admission from 3-3:30 p.m. to meet and network with employers and veteran organizations.

The career fair allows students and community job seekers the chance to connect with potential employers. More than 35 employers will be on hand to discuss employment opportunities within their organizations, benefits, job requirements, skills being sought, prerequisites and more. It is a great way for job seekers to hone their job interview skills in a friendly environment. 
Sponsors for the Technical Careers and Skilled Trades include:

 Whelan Security  Valv Technologies
 Nabors  Farouk Systems, Inc.
 Canrig  Welker Inc.
 FMC Technologies  NDT Global LLC.
 NAPA Auto Parts  Cardinal Health
 Job Sparks  Emerson-Daniel Measurement & Control
 Comcast  Stewart Tubular Products
 Superior Energy Services  Stewart & Stevenson

Job seekers should dress professionally and bring copies of their résumé. For more information about this event, please visit LoneStar.edu/career-fairs

There will also be a Professional Careers and Administrative Services Career Fair hosted by LSC-Cy-Fair Nov. 5, from 3:30-7:30 p.m. 

Lone Star College has been opening doors to a better community for more than 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSC remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with almost 83,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 95,000, Lone Star College is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the nation. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is the chancellor of LSC, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, seven centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online.