The University of New Mexico



Media Contacts: Sari Krosinsky, (505) 277-1593,
Mary Montano, (505) 277-2531

UNM Presents Career Expo 2010

The University of New Mexico Office of Career Services presents Career Expo 2010 on Thursday, Feb. 11, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the UNM Student Union Building ballrooms. The Career Expo is the premier career fair on campus, with more than 80 local and national employers from industries including accounting, aerospace & defense, construction & planning, education, engineering, financial services, government, health care, human resources, management, military, nonprofit, research, transportation services and others.

Job seekers are advised to come prepared, professionally dressed and with plenty of resume copies.

The Career Expo is open to all UNM students, alumni and community members. For an up-to-date detailed list of registered recruiters and their openings, visit or call (505) 277-2531 for more information.

Coinciding with the Career Expo is Resume Rescue. Job seekers can meet with a career development facilitator at Career Services on a walk-in basis to create or update a resume or ask any questions related to the career fair. Resume Rescue is available Monday, Feb. 8 and Tuesday, Feb. 9, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Career Services will also conduct two How to Work a Career Fair workshops. Topics include general job search processes, career fairs, resumes and interviews, as well as any questions raised by the workshop group. The workshops are offered Tuesday, Feb. 9, 10-11 a.m. at the UNM Centennial Engineering Center, room 2080, and Wednesday, Feb. 10, noon-1 p.m. at the UNM Office of Career Services, Student Services room 220.


The University of New Mexico is the state's largest university, serving more than 32,000 students. UNM is home to the state's only schools of law, medicine, pharmacy and architecture and operates New Mexico's only academic health center. UNM is noted for comprehensive undergraduate programs and research that benefits the state and the nation.