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'Walk-in Resume Review' available to students, alumni

Contact: Christina Chapple


     HAMMOND -- With an increasing number of students and alumni asking for assistance in improving their resumes, Southeastern Louisiana University’s Office of Career Services is now offering “walk-in” resume review sessions.

     Career Services Director Ken Ridgedell said alumni and students may bring in resumes for a 10-15 minute evaluation by one of the office’s career counselors.

     "This service is being offered to better serve today's more time-strapped students and alumni with developing more refined resumes, especially in light of a tighter job market,” said Ridgedell. “Now, more than ever, it is very important to make sure your resume is as professionally developed as possible."
     Ridgedell said the Walk-In Resume Review schedule is available at along with a variety of helpful resume guidelines and samples. He said alumni and students are asked to review the information before bringing in a printed copy of their resume for assistance.

     He said Career Services’ Web site also offers “eRecruiting,” an on-line job search assistance service that coordinates on-campus interviews, part-time, internship and full-time job postings, as well as resume referrals.
     For more information, contact Career Services counselors at (985) 549-2121,
, or Student Union Annex, room 241.

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