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Career Options Fair connects students and employers in Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Services

2014-11-12, 8:35 AM

The St. Lawrence College Kingston Campus Police Foundations Program is hosting a Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Service Career Fair on Wednesday, November 12 from 9 am to 3 pm in Davies Hall. 

The Fair will promote workforce development by providing information and tools to help students, alumni, and community members make more informed choices about their education and careers, providing a venue for over 25 industry experts in the fields of law enforcement and criminal justice services to attract future workforce candidates, and connecting current job seekers with prospective employers in the fields of law enforcement and criminal justice services. The event was a joint project organized by Amy Bjerknes and Lidia Dorosz from the Police Foundations program at St. Lawrence College.

Who is invited:

-Police Foundations students St. Lawrence College, Kingston, Brockville and Cornwall
-Community Justice Service students at St. Lawrence College
-Police Foundations and Community Justice Services alumni
-all members of our St. Lawrence College community
-local Kingston and area secondary school guidance counsellors and students interested in the field of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Services
-community members
-police agencies such as RCMP, OPP, Kingston, Gananoque, Toronto, Ottawa, York Regional and CN Police
-representatives from Correctional Services of Canada and St. Lawrence Youth Association
-private security firms such as G4S and Commissionaires
-Canadian Forces
-City of Kingston
-Municipal Law Enforcement Office
-our own College Career Services
-Universities:
Trent
St. Paul
Lake Superior State
University of Ontario Institute

“This Career Options Fair is a great opportunity for not only our current students, but for alumni as well who may be seeking other opportunities for work, or for furthering their education,” said Lidia Dorosz, coordinator of the Police Foundations program in Kingston.

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With three friendly campuses in Brockville, Cornwall, and Kingston, St. Lawrence College is an integral part of the economic life and social fabric of Eastern Ontario with a close-knit community of 7,000 full-time students, and more than 80,000 proud alumni. Hundreds are also enrolled in our online and continuing education courses each year. As part of our ongoing sustainability initiatives, the College boasts more than 1,600 rooftop solar modules on our Kingston and Brockville campuses, the largest solar roof-top installation of any post-secondary institution in Canada. The college has many Applied Research projects in progress, as well, our Corporate Learning and Performance Improvement group has helped more than 350 organizations grow and prosper. Through our Employment Service offices we work with thousands of clients annually.