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Veterans Career Fair

Posted on 04 Oct 2010

AETN along with the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare Systems (CAVHS) and other groups and sponsors are set to participate in the Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF)/ Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) welcome home event.This year's event will be focusing on helping our veterans prepare for employment while back home. Military personnel that have served in Iraq, Afghanistan,Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Turkey,Uzbekistan, Krygyzstan, Pakistan, and the waters of the Persian Gulf since September 11, 2001 are invited. There will be a "Dress for Success' fashion show, door prizes, food and drinks, and even a daycare for veterans bringing their kids. The Career Fair will be Saturday October 23rd from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Donaghey Student
Center on the UALR Campus. Event planners are expecting close to 500 participants so get there early to avoid long lines and have the chance to participate in all the provided workshops.




“Agri Arkansas” - June 2016
This month, join us to take a look at the Natural State’s global reach. What are the products that Arkansas farmers sell around the world, and how are we expected to fare in a declining export market? We’ll also have an update on a farm-to-fuel initiative in DeWitt and make a visit to the Olde Crow General Store at the junction of Highways 9 and 5 in the latest “Agri Arkansas” on Sunday, June 26, at 1 p.m.


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Arkansas is currently ranked fourth in the nation with most people in poverty: one of every five people lives below the poverty line. How does this affect our state and what resources are available to help anyone who is struggling? Find out as we further the conversation about poverty and opportunity in “A Deeper Look: The Poverty Divide in Arkansas” Monday, June 27, at 9 p.m.


Turn Up the Heat With Sunday Night Drama
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Win an “I Can Readathon!” Event Kit - Facebook Contest
Travel to new places, different times and even new worlds this summer by reading together! You can help the kids in your life fight the summer slump and win a Harper Collins “I Can Read” event kit by entering our I Can Readathon! Facebook Contest June 13-30. Learn how you can enter and host a summer reading party for 20!


PBS KIDS ScratchJr Pine Bluff - Coding for Tomorrow
Through a grant from PBS and the Verizon Foundation, AETN Early Childhood Education has been proud to partner with Pine Bluff School District elementary schools to hold the PBS KIDS ScratchJr Camp. This camp, which directly addresses the Arkansas Department of Education’s goals to integrate computing concepts into the classroom, is revolutionary because it supports critical thought processing with computational thinking and problem solving. Learn five ways that Pine Bluff is laying the groundwork for students to achieve basic computer coding after the jump!