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Katrina Zaremba
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Students invited to attend Part-Time Job Fair on Aug. 26

Thu, 08/22/2013

LAWRENCE — The University Career Center at the University of Kansas will host a Part-Time Job Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, in the Kansas Union fourth-floor lobby. KU students who want to work part-time during the school year will have the opportunity to visit with KU employers and off-campus employers from the Lawrence and Kansas City area about job opportunities. For a list of participating employers, visit career.ku.edu.  The fair is designed to simplify the search for a part-time job.

The University Career Center is located in 110 Burge Union. Part-time job vacancies can be found at career.ku.edu/ptjobs. This site is updated daily and provides information about both on-campus and off-campus employment opportunities for students. 



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