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Peace Corps at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Spring 2013 Events & Office Hours

University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign


01/14/2013 - 05/01/2013


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.

First Information Session of the Semester
Tuesday, Jan. 15, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room

Application Writing Workshop
Tuesday, Feb. 5, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room
Attend this great event and work on your Peace Corps Application ahead of the February 28, 2013 Application Target Date!

Information Session
Thursday, Feb. 7, 5 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room
Come to this panel to hear about service opportunities with Peace Corps, Teach for America, and City Year.

Information Session
Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6 p.m. | Asian American Cultural Center

Application Target Date
Thursday, Feb. 28, Midnight
Submit your application by this date to receive consideration for remaining 2013 Peace Corps assignments best matching your qualifications!

Information Session
Thursday, March 7, 6 p.m. | The Career Center, Conference Room

All Campus Career Fair
Wednesday, April 3, 1-5 p.m. | ARC

Information Session
Thursday, April 18, 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
  • Spring Office Hours: Tuesday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., or by appointment 

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About the Peace Corps: Read more or watch a video about how Peace Corps service makes a difference for the communities served, the volunteers themselves, and here in the U.S.  Learn what it's like to be a Volunteer including what Volunteers do, where they go, and the many benefits of Peace Corps service. Or apply now to begin your life-defining experience.

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For questions about this event contact Susan Manikowski

Last updated Jan 15 2013