FARMINGTON – The University of Maine at Farmington’s Center for Human Development will sponsor a career fair from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 11, in UMF’s Olsen Student Center hallway and in the North Dining Hall, also in the Olsen Student Center on the Farmington campus. The fair is free and open to the public and UMF alumni.

The fair will feature recruiting representatives from more than 60 businesses and organizations, ranging from mutual fund brokerages to summer camps for children with special needs, offering full- and part-time work, as well as internships. Last year’s event featured more than 65 employers and drew more than 300 job seekers. No preregistration is required of job seekers.

For more information and a list of participating companies and organizations, visit the Web site: or contact Program Coordinator Sue Ronald at [email protected] or phone 778-7029 or 778-7034.

Next in the series of UMF Center for Human Development career fairs will be UMF’s annual Education Job Fair, Monday, April 26, in Dearborn Gymnasium. It is Maine’s only job fair targeted specifically to prospective teachers and the popular event draws recruiters from across the nation. To date, schools from Maine, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Alaska and Virginia have registered to attend, with many more expected. A complete list is available online at:

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