The College of Professional Studies held its annual fall internship
fair on October 31st. Approximately 500 students attended the
four-hour event. Forty-six companies and organizations came
with materials and giveaways for the students. One
organization representative searching for interns at the fair was
St. John’s alumna Kathleen Bihn, program manager at the Road
McDonald House of Long Island. She reports that the fair
“assisted in our internship recruitment process as we hope to bring
one or two St. John’s students on for Spring 2008.” She also
expressed her admiration for the efforts being made by CPS to
secure these opportunities for students.
Division Of Criminal Justice & Legal
Professor Linda Chin of the Division of Criminal Justice and Legal
Studies was a finalist in a Teaching Competition at the 2007 Annual
Conference of the American Association for Paralegal Education
(AAfPE). Her presentation focused on
“Teaching Critical Thinking Skills to Paralegal
Division Of Hotel, Restaurant, Sport,
Travel & Tourism
Fall 2007 was the inaugural semester for the Sport Management
Graduate Program in the College of Professional Studies.
Annual Career Night was held on Tuesday, October 16, 2007 and
was attended by 75 students.