Stephanie Emerson, Director of Firm Administration at JPS, was recently a key panelist at UNCA’s Career Center “Internship 101” Employer Workshop. The workshop brought together UNCA faculty and fellow UNCA intern employers in an open panel discussion. Interested business leaders inquired about the benefits of interns and UNCA’s Career Center opportunities. The internship program pairs highly qualified undergraduate students with area businesses to gain hands on experience. Approximately 30 area business representatives participated in the discussion. Stephanie spoke of JPS’s success with the UNCA Intern Program providing tips for an effective internship. JPS has been involved in the UNCA Internship Program for 13 years.
UNCA’s Career Center offers services to area employers including employee recruitment, intern placement, job fairs and announcements. UNCA has a talented pool of candidates with over 3500 students in more than 30 academic majors. UNCA is a national leader in undergraduate research and in the top ten best public liberal arts colleges in America reported by the US News & World Report.