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University hosts 2013 RRU Career Event April 10


Student Services and RRUSA are pleased to invite all students to our 2013 RRU Career Event on Wednesday April 10th!

Please find the itinerary below. We will be live-streaming and/or recording the morning sessions for our online students. Links to live stream are below, and links to recorded sessions will be posted shortly after the event. We will also be offering a live collaborate session during the career booth portion of the event and encourage online students to log-in to ask questions targeted to specific employers.


April 10 Career Event Itinerary


9:00-9:45         Registration, Coffee & Light Snacks in the LIC

9:45-11:00      “Launch your Career” Employer Panels in the LIC 

  • Environment/Sustainability, 10am start – LIC 224 (will be recorded)

    Henry Lee, Supervisor, Outreach and Partnerships, Capital Regional District

    Jennie Christensen, Associate, Practice Lead Environmental Practice, Stantec Consulting

    John Wiens, Technical Director, Site Assessment, SLR Consulting (Canada) Ltd.

    Susan Low, MLA candidate, Esquimalt-Royal Roads, Green Party of BC

  • Communications/Marketing – LIC 226 (will be recorded)

    Jeff Rudd, Communications Director, BC Representative for Children Youth

    Jason Finnerty, Director, Brandscaping

    Trisha Lees, Principal, Mouthpiece Communications

    Susan Jones, Advertising, Times Colonist

  • Business/Management – Centre for Dialogue, 4th Floor LIC (Watch Live)

    Corina Ludwig, President, Partner, FunctionFox

    Denise Aveyard, Human Resources Services, HP Advanced Solutions

    Edward Vanstone, Area Leader, Flight Centre Canada

    Wendy Moreton, Board of Directors, Victoria Real Estate Board (Realtor, Newport Realty Ltd.)

    Richard Clement, Facilitator, Crankset Group


 11:15-12:30    Speaker Presentations in the LIC

Career Success: Your Professional Network - Centre for Dialogue, 4th Floor (Watch Live)

Speaker: Peter Miles from the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce


Stand Out with an Effective Resume & Cover Letter – LIC 226 (will be recorded)

Speaker: Rose Arsenault from the Placement Group


1:00-3:00        Career Booths in the Quarterdeck

Log-in to a live collaborate session to ask questions to specific employers between 1-3pm PDT. If you are unable to log-in during this time, please email questions targeted to specific employers ahead of time to

Confirmed Booth Hosts:



Peninsula Co-op


Edward Jones

PRA International


Investors Group


Flight Center

Volunteer Victoria

Victoria Dragonboat Festival

Wildplay Elements Park

Adrena Line Zone

Coast Capital

Work BC

Canadian Cancer Society



Tourism Victoria


Westin Hotels and Resorts



HP Advanced Solutions

Coast Harbourside Hotel Victoria

Harbour Cats

Victoria Real Estate Board

RRU Career Services


For more information about the event, or if you would like to ask questions of specific employers ahead of time, please contact