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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.




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