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June 6, 2003
Silent Auction to Benefit Cooperative Education/Internship & Career Center is Now Underway

Contact:
Patricia Conway
(631) 287 8313
Fax: (631) 283 4081

Preparations are now underway for the Ninth Annual Silent Auction to benefit the Cooperative Education, Internships & Career Center at Southampton College of Long Island University. Donations of products or services are now being sought.

The Cooperative Education, Internship & Career Center serves both students and community members by providing job listings, occupational information, directories, periodicals, and interactive computerized career exploration programs used in the work world as well as placing students in credit bearing career experiences around the world.

Items or services donated to the auction will be listed in a brochure that is sent to 4,000 companies and individuals. Items are also listed on the College web page. Anyone interested in donating an item or service should call the Career Center at 287-8273 or 287-8177. The deadline for donations is June 30!

Bidding for donated items will take place through August 10. Tickets to sports and entertainment events, dinners in local restaurants, gift certificates and various services were among last year's items.

Co-chairs of this years' auction are Tom Tobin, President and CEO of Bridgehampton Nation Bank and Joan DiPaola Tutt, President/Owner/Broker Seashell Real Estate Southampton.

For more information about the auction call the Career Center at 287-8273 or 287-8177 or visit our web site at www.southampton.liu.edu/silentauction .