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Career Services hosts Nonprofit and Government Career Fair
Syracuse University Career Services within the Division of Student Affairs will host its Nonprofit & Government Career Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in Panasci Lounge of the Schine Student Center. Students and alumni interested in pursuing internships or jobs in the nonprofit and government sectors are highly encouraged to attend. The event is funded by SU’s co-curricular fee.
This year, 39 local, state and federal nonprofit and government agencies will participate. The American Red Cross, Arc of Onondaga, City Year, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central New York, New York Army National Guard, Obama for America, Peace Corps and United States Department of Agriculture are among the organizations registered to attend.
“With projected growth in nonprofit and government work, this career fair provides the perfect opportunity to connect our students with 39 hiring companies and agencies,” says Sue Casson, associate director of employer relations in Career Services.
Students of all years and majors are invited. Given the multifaceted nature of the participating organizations, career opportunities are available across many disciplines. Students can visit OrangeLink for a full-listing of attendees and position descriptions.