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Internship and Workforce Services to Host an Internship...

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 Internship and Workforce Services (IWS) is hosting a virtual Internship and Part-time Job Fair on Wednesday, September 29, 2021. Please help spread the word to our students. Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Location: Online To participate in this virtual event, students must register in advance by […]

Networking Mixer and Job Fair a Success!

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses On Thursday, November 8, 2018, Internship and Workforce Services (IWS) hosted its first Networking Mixer and Job Fair at the Osceola Campus. Eleven companies participated, and 110 students attended. The employers were pleased with the student turnout and are already asking about participating […]

Career Center and Internship Open House

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses More than 60 students attended an Open House, organized by the Career Center, and Internship and Workforce Services at the Osceola Campus. This event provided students the opportunity to meet Career Center, and Internship and Workforce Services staff, as well as Valencia STEM […]

Internship and Workforce Services Helps Students Plan...

A Message from Kerry Fleming, Coordinator, Internship and Workforce Services The Internship and Workforce Services Office, along with Professors of New Student Experience (NSE) Carla McKnight and Dina El Musa, hosted an Employer Internship Panel for NSE Students on Monday, October 10, 2016, at the East Campus. The purpose of the panel was to discuss what […]

Welcome Xavier Humphrey, New Coordinator of Internships...

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Please join me in welcoming Xavier Humphrey as our new coordinator of internship and workforce services for the Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses. Xavier is not new to our campus constellation as he most recently served as a career advisor at the Osceola […]

Welcome Jessica Camilo to West Campus

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses It is with great excitement that I introduce Jessica Camilo to West Campus. She began her role as the new coordinator, internship and workforce services, on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Jessica earned her Bachelor of Science in business management from Bethune-Cookman University and her Master […]

Encourage Students to Gain Work Experience; It’s...

The Internship and Workforce Services (IWS) department’s spring 2016 internship application period is Monday, October 19, 2015 – Friday, December 4, 2015. All faculty and staff are urged to encourage students to apply. According to IWS, employers increasingly want the college graduates that they hire to have related work experience. Participating in the internship program […]

Internship and Workforce Services Connects Students to...

By Carmen Diaz, Coordinator of Job Development/Placement and Tara Wissig, Staff Assistant II “The future depends on what we do in the present.” — Mahatma Gandhi The Internship and Workforce Services Office is dedicated to assisting students in transitioning from college to the workplace by connecting them with employers through an internship program, job search […]

Internship and Workforce Services/Alumni Relations Host...

On Monday, March 31, 2014, staff from Internship and Workforce Services partnered with Alumni Relations and Valencia’s Career Centers to host the Spring Job Fair at the West Campus Special Events Center. The event drew 32 employers from the hospitality, culinary, nonprofit, music and entertainment, public service and banking industries. Local employers included Hilton, Walt […]