Record Number of Students Participate in Fall Career Fair

Highlands University business administration junior Tarissa Mellin, right, reviews her resume with Matthew Torrez, Social Security Administration district manager, at the university’s Fall Career Fair Nov. 5 at the Student Union Ballroom. Mellin is a student senator at Highlands and also plays volleyball for the Cowgirls. Torrez is a Highlands alumnus. A record number of 637 Highlands students participated in the career fair, more than doubling the record of 310 set at the 2014 Fall Career Fair. The Office of Career Services organizes the event. Forty-two private and public sector employers were recruiting at the career fair this year, another record. Photo: Margaret McKinney/Highlands University

Highlands University business administration junior Tarissa Mellin, right, reviews her resume with Matthew Torrez, Social Security Administration district manager, at the university’s Fall Career Fair Nov. 5 at the Student Union Ballroom. Mellin is a student senator at Highlands and also plays volleyball for the Cowgirls. Torrez is a Highlands alumnus. A record number of 637 Highlands students participated in the career fair, more than doubling the record of 310 set at the 2014 Fall Career Fair. The Office of Career Services organizes the event. Forty-two private and public sector employers were recruiting at the career fair this year, another record. Photo: Margaret McKinney/Highlands University