April 13, 2017
-O. Jerome Green, Esq., Shorter College President and Tiffany Hunter, Workforce Career Consultant came to talk about the North Little Rock Workforce Center & Agency Partners 2017 Job & Resource Fair set for Wednesday, April 19th from 10am-2pm at Shorter College Gymnasium, 604 Locust Street in North Little Rock. Central Arkansas Planning & Development District partners with Shorter College to present this free event. You are invited to to attend and apply for jobs with employers from various industries, get tips on resume writing, interviewing, learn about adult and higher education opportunities and visit with numerous service agencies. Resume and business attire is encouraged. For more information call, 501-376-4119 or visit Central Arkansas Planning & Development District on Facebook.
Additional Events included:
- Community Connect Day, Friday, April 21st from 10am-1pm at The Executive Hall, 601 Jefferson Street in Clarendon. Career Services Staff will be on hand at the Mobile Workforce Center offering expert advice on ways to strengthen your resume and help get it noticed. For more information, call 501-676-2721 or visit www.workforceAR.com.
- Shorter College hosts Bulldog Fest, Friday, April 21st from 9am-1pm on the campus. Attendees can tour the campus, meet the faculty, learn about student organizations, enjoy live music, free food, door prize giveaways, and more! For more information or to rsvp, call 501-374-6305.
- Shorter College will have a Groundbreaking Ceremony, Friday, May 12th. For times and more information, call 501-374-6305.
-Charles Todd, Pi Omicron Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated; Octie Ashley, American Cancer Society; and Bev Eckert, Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation stopped by to talk about the 5th Annual Omega Prostate/Colon Cancer Awareness 5K Run/Walk, happening Saturday, April 22nd at the Big Damn Bridge, 7600 Rebsamen Park Road, Little Rock. Race start will be 8am sharp. Register online at www.Omegas4PCA.org and on race day from 6:30am-7:45am. The event will be chip timed and all participants will receive a chip. Packets can be picked up 1 day early, (Friday, April 21st) from 11am-5pm at Fleet Feet Sports/Easy Runner, 11525 Cantrell Road, Ste. 102 in Little Rock. An awards ceremony will take place after the race. Learn more at www.Omegas4PCA.org.
-Michael Scott, Communications Generalist with ARORA for Function at the Junction. ARORA presents this annual event will be held Thursday, April 13th from 5:30pm-8:30pm at Clinton Presidential Center, 1200 President Clinton Ave. in downtown Little Rock. There will be a bridge party and fun walk to celebrate organ and tissue donation, live music, free refreshments, gifts, kids zone, food trucks, pancake eating contest and more! Admission is free! For more information, call 501-907-9150 or visit www.arora.org.