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Davenport University to Host Free “Warrior to Worker” Resume Workshop for Veterans

Tuesday, February 11, 2014   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Michelle Rahl
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Davenport University to Host Free "Warrior to Worker” Resume Workshop for Veterans

LANSING, Mich., Feb. 11, 2014 – Davenport University’s Career Service and Military Support teams are offering a free resume workshop for veterans, military personnel, and their spouses on all Davenport University campuses on Monday, Feb. 17 from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. A knowledgeable Career Services representative will be available to assist veterans in translating their military service and work history into an effective resume for a private sector or non-profit career.

Veterans will be assisted with translating their military experience into a professional resume that will work in both public and private industries. Staff from Davenport University’s Career Services team will also assist veterans on how to use their updated resumes as an "interview script” and show hiring managers that previous military experience translates well into the workplace.

Veterans planning on attending should bring the following information:

-Copies of current resume
-Enlisted or Officer Reviews (OERs, NCOERs, FITREPs, etc.)
-DD-214s
-Award Narratives

What:
Free "Warrior to Worker” Resume Workshop for Veterans


When:
Monday, Feb. 17, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Where:
Davenport University, Lansing Campus
200 S. Grand Ave. Lansing, MI, 48933

For more information, contact Davenport University’s Military & Veteran Representative Captain Adam S. Betz at abetz3@davenport.edu. Pre-registration is recommended and can be completed online by clicking here.

Davenport University offers a generous 20% military tuition discount for those currently serving in the military, dependents of currently serving, active duty spouses, veterans, retirees and their dependents. For more information, contact Davenport University’s Military Office. Davenport University is a Yellow Ribbon School, was voted a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs and was also ranked within the top 30 most Military Friendly Schools in the nation in 2013-2014.

About Davenport University

Founded in 1866, Davenport is a private, non-profit university serving more than 10,000 students at campuses across Michigan and online. With tuition among the lowest of all private universities in the state, Davenport provides high academic quality, small class sizes, conveniently located campuses, faculty with real-world experience and more than 50 dynamic undergraduate and graduate programs addressing in-demand careers in business, technology and health professions. More information is available at www.davenport.edu.

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