Career Center hosting recruiting event

In response to a large amount of local job postings and the high demand for employees, the University of Jamestown Career Center will host a recruiting fair for area employers Oct. 14-18.

Ten employers each day will set up in the Nafus Student Center from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. to recruit potential employees.

“Although the main purpose of this event is to connect Jamestown employers with our students, job seekers from the community are also welcome to attend,” says Pat Rinde, Career Center Director.

The event is free, and space is limited. Employers interested in recruiting should e-mail Lexie Lueck ( with a first, second, and third day choice. Requests will be honored in the order received. Employers can also attend a second day if space permits.

If employers are interested but unable to attend, they should e-mail information about openings and they will be posted on a board at the event.

The Winter Career Fair will be held Tuesday, Dec. 3 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Reiland Fine Arts Center.

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  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards

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  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio

  • On-campus residence halls

  • 98% average placement rate in 2010 & 2011