2018 Geographical Sciences Career & Internship Fair
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Friday, October 19, 2018

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

LeFrak Hall - Room 1158
University of Maryland, College Park
6903 Preinkert Dr, College Park, MD 20740

Fair Details:
The Geographical Sciences Career & Internship Fair is an excellent opportunity to connect employers in the transportation, defense, environmental, intelligence, and computer programming fields with University of Maryland undergraduate and graduate students seeking full-time, part-time, and internship positions. This semi-annual fair is sponsored by the Department of Geographical Sciences, in cooperation with the University Career Center & The President’s Promise.


Student Participant Profile:
More than 100 undergraduate and graduate students with a variety of backgrounds in GIS, Remote Sensing and Environmental Science and Policy, as well as big data analytics will be present. The Graduate Geographical Sciences Department has been ranked the # 3 program in the country. Our Geographical Sciences and Environmental Studies majors have a variety of skills, from data source management and statistics, to cultural interpretation and policy assessment. They learn to use GIS, Remote Sensing, Computer Programming and Computer Cartography to understand and analyze both natural and human systems

Fair Schedule:
8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. | Arrival and Set Up/Light Breakfast
9:30 a.m. | Fair begins
12:30 p.m. | Fair ends

Fair Registration Packages:
Single table for 2 representatives:

  • For-Profit/Corporate/Government single table: $100
  • Non-Profit single table: $50

*A charge of $25 will be assessed for every additional person above the stated limit.

Each Package includes:

  • 3x6 tables (doubled) and 2 chairs; black tablecloth available
  • Parking
  • Brunch 
  • Wireless access
  • Access to an electrical outlet
  • Standard marketing: Fair booklet, booth signage and promotion on the website

Important Dates:

  • Registration deadline (to be included in printed materials): Monday, October 15, 2018
  • Payment & Cancellation deadlines: Monday, October 15, 2018
  • Registration Closes: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Organizations: Registration will open on Monday, August 13

Contact Names, Questions?

Co-sponsored with the University of Maryland's
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Department of Geographical Sciences, Undergraduate

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