* College of Technology career fair

January 12, 2009

College of Technology holding career fair Feb. 4

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue's College of Technology will offer students an opportunity to explore employment opportunities with a wide variety of companies during its eighth annual career fair on Feb. 4.

The fair will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Purdue Memorial Union north and south ballrooms. Representatives from more than 75 companies are expected to attend to offer information on career and internship employment opportunities. Students from all majors are welcome to attend.

Last year's attendees included representatives from Allstate Insurance Co.,, Citigroup Inc., Eli Lilly and Co., Frito-Lay Inc., General Electric, General Mills, Northrop Grumman, Target, U.S. Steel and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Companies that would like to take part in the career fair can contact Betty Cottrell in the College of Technology at (765) 494-1088 or

Writer: Kim Medaris, (765) 494-6998,

Source: Betty Cottrell, (765) 494-1088,

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