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UVM to Host Vermont Green Job and Internship Fair

By The View Staff Article published March 8, 2006

The Vermont Green Job and Internship Fair will take place at Billings Student Center on March 15 from noon to 4:30 p.m.

Lt. Gov. Brian Dubie will open the afternoon with remarks on Vermont's growing “Green Valley,” followed at 12:30 by a panel presentation titled “Future Possibilities in Sustainable Energy Solutions,” featuring professionals and educators in the field of sustainable and renewable energies.

From 1:30 to 4:30 a variety of businesses, agencies and organizations will exhibit displays to educate students from all disciplines and majors on potential careers in the environment and internship opportunities. UVM student projects relating to renewable energy will also be on display.

All are welcome to network with Vermonters active in environmental fields and to learn more about careers that help preserve the environment and build sustainable communities.

The event is co-sponsored by the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, the Vermont Campus Energy Group and the Vermont Environmental Consortium. Information: 656-3003.