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Ivy Tech hosted career fair for students today

April 14, 2011

Bloomington, Ind. – More than 30 employers participated in Ivy Tech’s annual Career Expo event today, Thursday, April 14. This year’s event, “Going Forward,” brought students together with employers from South Central Indiana from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Ivy Tech - Bloomington Student Commons.

Career Expo was open to associate degree candidates, students seeking internships or co-ops, and even summer employment. Participants networked with area business representatives, passed along résumés, and spoke with employers about job and internship openings.

Career Expo 2011, “Going Forward,” is sponsored by Cook Pharmica, The Herald-Times, Indiana University Health Bloomington, Ivy Tech Alumni Association, ModusLink PTS, and South Central Indiana Human Resources Association.

For more information about “Going Forward” please contact the Career Advising and Transfer Center at (812) 330- 6018, or email

Participating Employers and Organizations

Bloom Marketing Group
Bloomington Police Department
Boston Scientific
City of Bloomington
Cook Medical
Cook Pharmica
Cook Polymer Technology
Dermatology Center of Southern Indiana
Duke Energy
Express Employment Professionals
French Lick Resort
Garden Villa
Heitink Veneers / Technologies
Indiana Limestone
Indiana State Police
Indiana University

IU Health Bloomington
IU Radio & TV
ModusLink PTS
Monroe Bank / Old National
Monroe County Community School Corporation
Monroe County Government
On Assignment
Panda Express
Quality Surfaces
Sam's Club
Sherlock Homes Inspection Service
Smithville Communications
Stone Belt
Stone Research Services
The AME Group

American Society for Quality
Business Professional Exchange
Gayle & Bill Cook Center for Entrepreneurship
IU Bloomington Continuing Studies
WorkOne Bloomington

Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public post-secondary institution and the nation’s largest singly-accredited statewide community college system with more than 150,000 students enrolled annually.  Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana.  It serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana.  It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.