Collegiate

You said,
“The collegiate career expo needs to increase the number and variety of companies.”

Our response:
We have, and will continue working with all of our National FFA sponsors and the National FFA Foundation to increase the number of companies at the collegiate career expo. We are also working to increase the type of companies that will be at the event; specifically looking to have more companies from the lawn and turf and animal agriculture industries.

You said,
“The collegiate career expo needs to increase the number of company representatives available to talk to students.”

Our reponse:
We will pass along the suggestion to have more representatives from each organization at the event to all of our sponsors.

You said,
“The collegiate career expo should provide each participant with a map that has has the locations of each company.”

Our response:
We will have a map of the collegiate career expo available for all students once they complete the registration process at the 2011 event.

You said,
“In order to better prepare for the collegiate career expo, it would be nice to have more information.”

Our response:
We will continue to promote the collegiate career expo to as many campuses, organizations and students as possible. We will also continue to help all students understand what is important to bring with them to the event to ensure the event is as successful as possible.

You said,
“It would be nice if the hours that the collegiate career expo is open could be extended."

Our response:
The 2011 Collegiate Career Expo will again run in line with the timing of the American Degree ceremony again this year. At this time the event will run from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on Oct. 22.