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Lawrence Tech plans life sciences career day April 3

Release Date: February 21, 2008

Southfield, Mich. – Corporate recruiters are invited to attend the first Life Sciences Career Day at Lawrence Technological University on Thursday, April 3.

Lawrence Tech’s Office of Career Services has created the career day for companies interested in college students and recent graduates with education and skills needed to excel in this growing sector of the economy. Biomedical engineering is one of the fastest-growing major at Lawrence Tech, and more students are now in degree programs related to life sciences such as molecular and cell biology and chemical biology.

There will be candidates for co-op positions, internships, entry-level jobs and skilled professional opportunities. An open-room format will allow recruiters to meet all the candidates, and separate rooms will be available for interviewing.

The Life Sciences Career Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the atrium of the Buell Management Building on Lawrence Tech’s campus in Southfield.  Setup begins at 10 a.m. 

There is no fee for corporate recruiters, and lunch and refreshments will be provided. For more information and registration, contact Interim Director of Career Services Jennifer Cunningham at (248) 204-3145 or

Lawrence Technological University,, offers more than 60 Undergraduate, Master’s and Doctoral degree programs in Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering and Management. Founded in 1932, the 5,000-student, private university pioneered evening classes 75 years ago, and today has a growing number of weekend and online programs. Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus is in Southfield, with education centers in Livonia, Clinton Township, Traverse City and Petoskey. Lawrence Tech also offers programs with partner universities in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.