Government and public policy job fair Feb. 19

Representatives from regional and national government and public policy agencies will be on campus Thursday, Feb. 19, for “Making the Difference Day: Careers in Government and Public Policy.”

The event is part of the “Making the Difference” campaign to promote careers in federal government sponsored by the Gephardt Institute for Public Service and the Career Center.

The day includes lunch with employers at noon in the Danforth University Center (DUC), Room 248; 20-minute mock interviews at 1:30 p.m. in the Career Center and a panel discussion on internships at 3 p.m. in the DUC, Room 233.

Participating agencies represent a wide range of the government and public policy sector.

Among those attending are the Peace Corps, the city of St. Louis, U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Small Business Administration and representatives from the offices of Sen. Claire McCaskill and U.S. Rep. Russ Carnahan.

Students must R.S.V.P. in advance for events. Visit for more information.