Congratulations are in order for Maurice West II. West was recently named director of Career Services for Rockford University, coming from Rock Valley College where he was a career counselor for nearly four years. In his new position, he will assist current students and alumni in their career development by creating and offering workshops, administering career assessments, performing resume and cover letter reviews, facilitating mock interviews, assisting with job searches and organizing speed networking and career fair events. He will also work build relationships with employers who can offer students both internships and full-time job opportunities.
In a recent statement to SOUL, West said, “I am so excited about this new opportunity and I’m looking forward to working in my field of passion – career development.”