Get some PEACE CORPS info at FAIRMONT State College!

Are you wondering how you can use your degree to make a difference in others9 lives and your own?  Looking for experience overseas? Do you want to expand your skills, use your creativity and travel?  Peace Corps may be the opportunity for you, with international assignments in over 75 countries.

Immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language and have the experience of a lifetime working with others in education, health, agriculture, environment, business, technology or community development programs.

Stop by our Peace Corps table at Fairmont9s Job Fair!

Wednesday, February 20
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Gym 1 of the Falcon Center

Fairmont, WV 26554

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