University women’s association gives MTSU students...

University women’s association gives MTSU students ‘Smart Start’ on post-grad working world

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College women preparing to enter the job market can get a “Smart Stare” with real-world information about salaries and benefits at a workshop set Thursday, Nov. 30, at MTSU.

AAUW Mboro logo webThe Murfreesboro branch of the American Association of University Women will sponsor a “Smart Start Salary Negotiation Workshop” from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Nov. 30 in the SunTrust Room, or Room 326S, of MTSU’s Business and Aerospace Building.

Smart Start is a program AAUW designed to help young women gain the knowledge, confidence and skills to negotiate their salaries and benefits as they begin their post-collegiate careers.

AAUW Start Smart logo webBarbara Scales, director of MTSU’s June Anderson Center for Women and Nontraditional Students, will facilitate the conversation. Space is limited and advance reservations are recommended.

A printable campus parking map is available at

Off-campus attendees should obtain a special one-day permit from MTSU’s Office of Parking and Transportation at

For more information or to reserve a spot at the workshop, contact Scales at 615-898-5725 or

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