Employers Seek Strong Writers. Will You Be Ready?
The New York Times reported that in response to the question "What skills do entry level job seekers lack the most?" Human Resources executives overwhelmingly reported "written communication" as the largest deficiency (45%). To learn more about the connection between effective writing skills and career opportunities, click here.
SSU Homecoming 2014 Student Essay Contest is happening now!
Click here to read attentively the essay theme and prompt, submission requirements, and suggestion for composing a great essay. After having your essay ready for submission, please click here to fill out the electronic form and attach your essay. Prizes: $250 (1st place), $150 (2nd place), and $100 (3rd place). Deadline: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014, no later than 5:00 p.m. Essay Contest Winners will be announced at half-time of the Homecoming Football Game. We look forward to reading your essay!