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Nov. 5 — More than 100 employers will attend USM’s first Fall Job Fair

Media Advisory

Press contacts:

Danielle Vayenas, USM Director of Communications and Media Relations, 207-780-4150 / 207-239-5715 (cell)

Daniel Hartill, USM Communications and Media Relations Specialist, 207-780-4744 / 207-333-9910 (cell)


**Student/corporate partners available for interview at 11:00 a.m. at the check-in table.

11/8: More than 100 employers will attend USM’s first Fall Job Fair

The University of Southern Maine will feature more than 100 employers from a variety of industries — including technology, travel, health care, the arts, retail and government — at its first Fall Job Fair in Portland.

The free, public event will include opportunities for students, alumni, and the public to meet employers, inquire about jobs and develop professional relationships and networks.

Where: USM Sullivan Gymnasium, Portland campus

When: Thursday, November 8, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Who: Free and open to the public




Situated in Maine’s economic and cultural center, the University of Southern Maine (USM) is a public university with 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students taking courses online and at campuses in Portland, Gorham and Lewiston-Auburn. Known for its academic excellence, student focus and engagement with the community, USM provides students with hands-on experience that complements classroom learning and leads to employment opportunities in one of the nation’s most desirable places to live.