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Job Fair at Hudson Valley Community College Open to Public, Students, Alumni

CONTACT: Deborah Renfrew (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014

The Center for Careers and Employment at Hudson Valley Community College hosts the annual Community’s Job Fair on Tuesday, March 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the McDonough Sports Complex. Featuring more than 80 employers offering full-time positions within a 50-mile radius of the Capital Region, the fair is open to the general public, as well as Hudson Valley students and alumni.

New York State Department of Labor reports for the end of 2013 indicate that the job market is improving, with the best prospects for employment in the areas of computers and mathematics, office and clerical work, healthcare, engineering sciences and sales. Further, according to the reports, hiring rose by about 15,700 jobs in 2013. Details of employment prospects and projections by region can be found on the NYSDOL Web site at

For more information about the job fair, contact the college’s Center for Careers and Employment at (518) 629-7326, or