Purdue to Host Bilingual Student Career Fair

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Purdue is working with several groups, including the America China Society of Indiana, to host a bilingual student career fair. The event is designed for students with language and technical competencies. October 21, 2014

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Purdue University, in conjunction with the America China Society of Indiana (ACSI), PUCSSA and the Purdue Alumni Association, announced plans to host the Bilingual Student Career Fair on November 4th, 2014 at the university’s West Lafayette campus.

Designed for students with language and technical competencies seeking employment both domestically and abroad, the event will also feature a mock networking event for students to practice interviewing techniques. Employers can register for free at http://purdue-csm.symplicity.com/events/Intl2014.

“Based on last year’s success, we’re very confident that the 2014 Bilingual Student Career Fair will provide a great opportunity for employers to connect with some of Purdue’s best and brightest students from around the world,” said Timothy Luzader, Director of Purdue University Center for Career Opportunities.

With more than 8,700 international students on its campus, Purdue ranks first in international student enrollment among all public United States colleges and universities.

“As our communities become more interconnected globally, it’s important that our state provides local and regional opportunities to some of the world’s brightest minds,” said Colin Renk, executive director of ACSI.

Source: Purdue University, America China Society of Indiana, Purdue Alumni Association