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Peace Corps at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Fall 2012 Events & Office Hours

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


08/27/2012 - 12/20/2012


Multiple event times; details below


The Career Center - 2nd Floor
715 S. Wright St.
Champaign, IL 61820


Gain Global Skills and Make a Difference for Others. Learn about the personal and professional rewards of international outreach and service work through Peace Corps at these upcoming campus activities, hosted by the University of Illinois Peace Corps Office. Youll discover the career advantages and higher education benefits that come with Peace Corps service.

Peace Corps service is the opportunity of a lifetime and offers two years of international experience immediately upon graduation. Meet your campus representative, Ashlee McLaughlin, to have your questions answered and gain tips to guide you through the application process.

University Quad Day
Sunday, Aug. 26, Noon |
The Illini Union Quad

First Information Session of the Semester
Wednesday, Aug. 29, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room

Business Career Fair
Thursday, Sept. 13, 12 to 5 p.m. |
The Activities Recreation Center (ARC), 210 E. Peabody

Application Writing Workshop
Thursday, Sept. 13, 12 to 6:30 p.m. |
The Career Center, Conference Room
Attend this great event and work on your Peace Corps Application ahead of the September 30, 2012 Application Target Date!

Information Session
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room

UIUC Sociology Fair
Friday, Sept. 21, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. |
Lincoln Hall, Room 3057

Application Target Date
Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012 | Midnight
Submit your application by this date to receive priority consideration for programs leaving in the Spring and Summer of 2013!

Agricultural and Bio-Sciences Career Fair
Thursday, Oct. 4, 1 to 5:30 p.m. |
The Activities Recreation Center (ARC), 210 E. Peabody

Information Session
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room

Information Table
Wednesday, Nov. 7, 10 a.m. |
Illini Union

International Careers Workshop
Wednesday, Nov. 7, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
 | Armory, Rm. 101

Information Session
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room

Pizza and a Professional - Careers in Government
Wednesday, Nov. 28, 12 p.m. |
The Career Center Conference Room

Information Session
Thursday, Dec. 6, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Peace Corps Office. Meet Ashlee McLaughlin, who served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in El Salvador. She is available to meet with students and community members who are interested in applying and learning more about Peace Corps.

  • Email: peacecorps@illinois.edu
  • Phone: 217-333-0203
  • Office: The Career Center, 2nd Floor
  • Fall Office Hours: Wednesday & Thursday 1 to 3 p.m., or by appointment 


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For questions about this event contact Susan Manikowski

If you require a reasonable accommodation when attending a Peace Corps event, please contact the recruiter identified in the “for questions about this event” section of the event listing. Please provide the details of the reasonable accommodation you are requesting.

Last updated Dec 07 2012

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