FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
DATE:  April 12, 2005
CONTACT: Sharon Herrera, Job Developer, Career Services, (361) 825-5976; Melissa Goonan, Public Affairs Manager, (361) 825-2337     

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WHO:   Representatives from More than 130 School Districts and an Estimated 300 Students from the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi College of Education
WHAT: Career Services Education Job Fair
WHEN:  Wednesday, April 13 from 9:30 a.m. to noon
WHERE:  University Center, Lone Star Ballroom

More Than 130 School Districts to Recruit Prospective Teachers at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Job Fair

More than 130 Independent School Districts from over the state of Texas will be on campus to recruit future teachers during the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Education Job Fair on Wednesday, April 13 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the University Center Lone Star Ballroom. The annual job fair, which is sponsored by Career Services to inform future teachers about their career options, is expected to draw an estimated 300 students interested in the teaching profession.  

Graduates from the University’s College of Education serve as a pool of potential employees for the Corpus Christi Independent School District and the surrounding areas. Since 1996, more than 3,000 students have graduated from the University’s College of Education with either a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree.