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Career Center Tip
Need a study break? Memorial Stadium is a great place to get some fresh air. Walk the track or venture up the stadium steps for a closer look at the green roof. Enjoy the flowers in bloom and when you’re done, drop by the Career Center, M-TH 12-4, and pick up some wardrobe enhancers from the Career Closet.
The International Atomic Energy Agency located in Vienna, Austria is currently looking for a Junior Professional Officer in plant pathology and weed science. This is a 2-year opportunity for a young US Citizen up to the age of 32 years old and holding a university degree. Learn more about the IAEA and the position here.
Ag Banking Internship
The Citizens Bank of Kansas is looking for a summer intern for this summer. The intern will work directly with ag bankers and customers. Preference will be given to Barber County residents. Learn more about the internship here.
Summer Position Available
Crockett Harvesting, a small, family run business is looking for 1-2 people with experience in farming to help harvest throughout the summer. If you have questions, contact Jeremy Crockett at (620)352-0629.
National Poultry & Food Distributors Association Scholarship
The National Poultry & Food Distributors Association Scholarship Foundation will be awarding five $2,500 scholarships to students interested in the fields of poultry science, food science. agricultural economics/marketing, food marketing and related poultry and business fields of study. Applications and a letter of recommendation must have been sent to the NPFDA office no later than May 31, 2017. Transcripts MUST arrive by June 10.
Find a copy of the application here.