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Peace Corps Visits the Career Fair at Elms College

Elms College

Date

12/05/2013

Time

11:30am - 2:30pm

Location

291 Springfield St
Chicopee, MA 01013

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Description

Peace Corps is making a difference. Peace Corps service is the opportunity of a lifetime and offers two years of international sustainable development experience immediately upon graduation.

Stop by the Peace Corps Info Table  to learn about Volunteer experiences from a local Recruiter and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, have your questions answered, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Imagine where Peace Corps service can take you and your career!

About the Peace Corps: Read more or watch a video about 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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Peace Corps is an independent international development agency of the federal government established in 1961 by John F. Kennedy. Peace Corps is making a difference in over 70 countries through sustainable development projects with tangible results. We have a wide range of programs in Business, Health, Education, Information Technology, Community Development, Agriculture and Environment. Programs are 27 months in length, including extensive cultural, language and technical training. Volunteers serve in Africa, North Africa, the Middle East, Latin America, Eastern Europe, the Caribbean, Asia, and the Pacific Islands. Benefits include round trip airfare, 3 months of training, a living stipend, student loan deferral, medical insurance, vacation, housing, and a readjustment allowance of $7,425. Hiring managers know that Returned Peace Corps Volunteers offer their organizations creativity, leadership, ethics, commitment and resourcefulness. Take the next step, learn more and apply. Let cultural exchange and international entrepreneurial skill development make you a global citizen. All majors welcome to apply. You must be at least 18 and a US Citizen to serve in Peace Corps.

 

For questions about this event contact Zoe Armstrong

Last updated Dec 20 2013

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