Agriculture Career Day at Iowa State on Oct. 22

October 4th, 2002

AMES, Iowa — About 130 employers are expected at Agriculture Career Day on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Iowa State University.

Ag Career Day will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Great Hall and Campanile Room of the Memorial Union.

Ag Career Day is the largest event of its kind in the country. More than 1,300 students, alumni and others interested in agricultural careers attend. A list of employers planning to attend can be found on the Web, http://www.ag.iastate.edu/careerservices/acd.html. The event also is the unofficial kickoff for several weeks of campus job and internship interviews scheduled by employers.

Ag Career Day is organized by ISU's College of Agriculture Career Services Office and the Agriculture Business Club, a student organization. For more information, call Agriculture Career Services, (515) 294-4725.

Contacts: 

Mike Gaul, Agriculture Career Services, (515) 294-4725

Brian Meyer, Agriculture Communications, (515) 294-0706