Career Placement hosts 28th annual Career Day March 6
By Scott Maier, Senior Editor
Posted: 02/28/2001
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More than 100 corporations, government agencies and school districts are expected at The University of Texas-Pan American March 6 for the 28th annual Career Day.

Sponsored by Career Placement Services, the free event is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the UTPA Fieldhouse, with interviews the following day. Students are urged to dress professionally and bring a resume.

“I would like to encourage all UTPA students to attend,” said Enedelia Kidd, Career Placement Services director. “Our annual Career Day promises to have something for everybody, regardless of classification and academic discipline. Students particularly interested in internship opportunities and professional employment upon graduation should plan on attending this event.”

Among the businesses scheduled are Advanced Micro Devices, Boeing Satellite Systems, Central Intelligence Agency, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, General Mills, H.E.B. Grocery Co., IBM, Lockheed-Martin Aeronautics, Raytheon, the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Texas Department of Human Resources, Walgreens and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Participating school districts include Aldine, Alief, Arlington, Austin, Beeville, Channelview, Crystal City, Harlingen, Houston, La Joya, Laredo, Los Fresnos, Luling, Pasadena, Round Rock, Valley View, Weslaco and more.

For more information about Career Day activities, call Career Placement Services at 956/381-2243.