Video: 0318 ashley boles suit up event
0318 ashley boles suit up event
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 03:05:28 +00000318 ashley boles suit up event0318 ashley boles suit up eventhttp://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12904/7292690?cpt=8&wpid=2637WCTIits a sale dozens of e-c-u students couldn't pass up on. tonight j-c penny and e-c-u partnered for the first annual suit up event-- giving students a chance to get professional attire at a reasonable price. newschannel 12's ashley boles caught up with some of the savy shoppers and has more on how this event is helping students dressfor success. <"oh perfect, that's nice."> <lee//"we all know the importance of looking professional when you go to an interview or a career fair or networking event."> but for many college students-- professional wear isn't in the budget. <molly//"i work about 20 hours a week so paycheck is going to rent and food but if i have a little extra, i'd like to spend it on something i'll be able to wear."> molly kube--<molly//"getting full price pants like this i'd usually go to goodwill."> is taking full advantage of the discount at jc penny-- <lee//"pants, ties, shoes, belts, things like that."> all forty percent off for e-c-u students. and that applies to sale and clearance items too. <sharon//"our goal is really to just get out there and make an emotional connection with the students of ecu, to let them know that jc penny is here for you, we want to start you off in your career, get you in that suit, women's dress, and just get you ready for that first job."> <lee//"many of our students can't afford a 4,5,600 suit, so when they get deep discounts of 40 percent off of career or profesioanl wear, this gives them a wider array of opportunities."> opportunities that extend beyond the cash register-- students are also learning about proper fit and styling tips. <molly//"maybe like a black sweater?"><student//"we got a blue one here, slim fit white, grey, and another blue shirt."><lee//"i think its gonna be an annual thing, i really do."> in greenville, ashley boles, newschannel 12.