Why Closer Academy-Industry Partnerships Will Be Key To College And Career Success—And Are Already Paying Off
There were a lot of reasons for the enormous turnout. Part of it is simple supply and demand. Even as our economy begins to slow, there are far more job openings than available workers, and employers are desperate to hire. Part of it is an eagerness to once again connect in person. This was the first major job fair in more than three years at Pace, since before the onset of the pandemic. And part of it is because of the educational model we embrace here. We combine world-class academics with hands-on, experiential learning that’s focused on producing graduates ready to hit the ground running in their careers—which makes our graduates very attractive to employers.
Originally published: April 12, 2023
Author: Marvin Krislov
Institution: Pace University
Published by: Forbes