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CareerFest

One Day Career Exploration Event!

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 1pm - 4pm, Burney Center

Explore different industries
Experience various careers
Engage with alumni, community members and employers
Embark on your career journey

Event Highlights:

FREE FOOD

TIE DYE T-SHIRTS

RAFFLE PRIZES

SPINNING WHEEL PRIZES


CareerFest Community Partners:

Check back regularly for updates! 

Airlie Gardens - Wedding & Event Planner
Airlie Gardens - Environmental Science Educator
Alexander Youth Network - Coastal Executive Director
American Red Cross - Regional Volunteer Relations Specialist
Autism Society of NC - Senior Autism Services Coordinator & Recruiter Specialist
Bald Head Island Conservancy - Coastal Scientist
Bald Head Island Conservancy - AmeriCorps Community Outreach & Stewardship Coordinator
Cameron Art Museum - Arts, Media & Communication
Cape Fear Public Utility Authority - Water Treatment Supervisor & Public Environmental Policy Specialist
CastleBranch - Science & Technology
City of Wilmington - Public Sector, Non-Profit & Government
 Coastal Compass Agency - Broker & Realtor
Coastal Horizons - Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist
Cumulus Media - Vice President/Market Manager
District Attorney Office - Property Crimes, Probation & Misdemeanor Appeals Team
Encore Magazine - Assistant Editor
GE Aviation - Quality Control Engineer
Gibson Consultants - Internal Trainer/ Business Sales
Hill Law, PLLC & Venn Therapeutics, LLC -Lawyer/Entrepreneur
Long Wave Yoga - Yoga Instructor
N2 Publishing - Graphic Designers
National Center for Outdoor & Adventure Education-  Outdoor Adventure Educator
The Nature Conservancy - Director of Operations, North Carolina Chapter
NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher - Education Curator
NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher - Outreach Coordinator
North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) - Environmental Engineer - Air Quality
NC Ports Authority - Sr. Manager, Communications and Business Outreach & Human Resource Generalist
New Hanover County DSS - Child Protective Services
New Hanover Regional Medical Center - Health Equity Outreach Coordinator
New Hanover County Schools - Special Education Assistant Teacher
North Carolina Coastal Federation - Coastal Outreach Specialist
Paws4People Foundation - Program Manager & Public Awareness
Peace Corps - Volunteers & Ambassador
PEAK Athletics - Director of Tactical Strength & Conditioning and Owners
Pike Engineering - Science & Technology
PPD - Clinical Research & Business
PRA Health Sciences - Clinical Research
Sherwin-Williams - District Manager
Shoals Club - Recreation and Aquatics Manager
Summer Lambert Photography - Owner/Entrepreneur, Professional Photographer
Attorney / Title IX & Clery Compliance Coordinator - UNCW
Campus Dietitian - UNCW
Psychologist & Licensed Professional Counselor - UNCW
 Alcohol & Drug Intervention Coordinator - UNCW
Health & Wellness Program Coordinator - UNCW
Human Resources/Onboarding Specialist - UNCW
Human Resources/Training & Development Specialist - UNCW
Staff Psychologist Outreach Coordinator - UNCW Counseling Center
Consulting Services & Support - UNCW ITS
Detective & Lieutenant - UNCW Police Department
Sustainability Captain - UNCW Sustainability
US Army Corps of Engineers - Biologist, Environmental Resources & Geographer
Verizon Wireless - Business & Communications
Wilmington Sharks - Director of Baseball Operations
WB Surf Camp - Sea Turtle Camp Program Coordinator
WB Surf Camp - Surf Camp Program Coordinator
WWAY-TV, LLC - Marketing Consultant
WWAY-TV, LLC - News Director
You Can Vote - Branch Manager

 


CareerFest Sponsors:  

Diamond Sponsors   

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Gold Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

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