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Los Angeles Campus Holds Practicum Fair

Argosy University, Los Angeles recently hosted its first-ever campus practicum fair. A number of  community agencies participated and 24 students were on hand to be interviewed and placed for their 60- hour practicum experience. The students began preparation for the event in November of 2016, and arrived in professional dress, with polished resumes and individualized cover letters. Many of the 13 agencies made internship placements during the event.

 

Linda O’Conner, clinical director, DiDi Hirsch, stated that the students were very well prepared for their interviews. “Every year, Argosy University, Los Angeles, goes above and beyond to put on this Fair and we appreciate you” and

 

Her sentiments were echoed by Mark Scott, founder and clinical director for HOW House. “We had planned to go to other practicum fairs, but we don’t need to know. We will use our intern positions for these outstanding students.”