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Veterans symposium and career fair
Tidewater Community College’s veterans symposium and career fair will be held at the  TCC/Virginia Beach Joint-Use Library on the Virginia Beach campus on Oct. 26. (Photo courtesy Library Journal)

Veterans looking for information about employment opportunities, Veterans Administration home loans, GI Bill benefits or VA disability compensation are in luck.

Tidewater Community College will host a symposium and career fair for veterans Wednesday, Oct. 26 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at its Virginia Beach campus. The event will take place on the second floor of the TCC/Virginia Beach Joint-Use Library, 1700 College Crescent, and is free to the public, according to a press release.

Educational presentations will begin every 15 minutes. Participants are encouraged to bring resumes and dress for an interview.

This event is an opportunity to speak with Department of Veterans Affairs service providers and TCC student services staff. It is sponsored by the Tidewater Community College Vet Success on Campus program, in conjunction with TCC’s Center for Military and Veterans Education.

To prepare for the event, military-related students can receive resume writing and networking assistance Tuesday, Oct. 25 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at TCC’s Virginia Beach Student Center, room K302. To RSVP, click here.

For additional information, call 757-822-7239.

This story has been revised, based on information from TCC, to provide correct contact information and an updated date for the resume writing event.