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FBI SEEKS NEW RECRUITS AT UNM

November 4, 2009

Diverse Career Opportunities Featured at UNM Event

FBI
Albuquerque, NM - Nvent Marketing Partnership, a student-run marketing agency at the University of New Mexico (UNM), will host two information sessions for those interested in a career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). The sessions will be held Monday, November 9 in the Lobo A & B conference room at the UNM Student Union Building. The first session will be held from 9:00AM - 10:00AM and the second session being held from 2:00PM 3:00PM. Seating is limited.

"The career opportunities with government agencies like the FBI are in high demand, especially because of the benefits that they provide. The job security that they provide certainly outweighs any job security that private sector careers offer. FBI career opportunities are great for individuals with diverse educational backgrounds" says Natalie Rogers, UNM Anderson School Career Services Program Coordinator.

Attendees will have the opportunity to view a presentation by Special Agent Gonzales, in which he will detail the opportunities and benefits of a career with the FBI. Attendees will also be able to collect additional literature and promotional materials. The event is free and registration is not required. Refreshments will be provided.

Career opportunities include both the Special Agent and Professional Staff positions within the organization. Ideal skills the FBI needs for Special Agents include accounting/finance, engineering, computer science/information technology, science/math, intelligence, law enforcement, investigation, and military experience. Fluency in critical languages such Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese are among the many skills sought. Careers in professional support positions are open to even more fields of study.

For more information about FBI careers and internships, and to apply, the public can visit www.FBIjobs.gov/UNM or Facebook search "Federal Bureau of Investigation".

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI):
The FBI was established in 1908. The FBI mission is to protect and defend the United States against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats. The FBI employs over 30,000, which includes Special Agents and Professional support staff. FBI Headquarters is located in Washington, D.C., with 56 Field Offices and over 60 international offices. Find out more at www.fbi.gov.

About Nvent Marketing Partnership
Nvent Marketing Partnership is a fully functional student-run marketing communications agency established at the University of New Mexico Anderson School of Management with the purpose of developing, implementing, and evaluating peer-to-peer integrated marketing communications campaigns. Nvent provides students with experiential learning opportunities that will help them gain experience for their future marketing careers. The agency is supported by the UNM Anderson School of Management, EdVenture Partners, and its clients. The agency is housed in the recently opened Student Marketing Center, a state-of-the-art facility that serves as a lab, studio, and collaborative learning space. For more information, email nvent@mgt.unm.edu.

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The Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico is dedicated to excellence in professional management education. At the Anderson School, faculty, staff, and students are committed to shaping the intellect and character of the next generation of business leaders, advancing the knowledge and practice of management, promoting economic development, and building a vibrant intellectual community that serves the highest and best interests of all our stakeholders.

The School was founded in 1947 and now offers more than a dozen concentrations at the BBA and MBA levels and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business in the top 20% of business schools in the nation. The School is funded by the State of New Mexico and further support is generated by The Anderson School of Management Foundation. For more information, the public can visit www.mgt.unm.edu, email info@mgt.unm.edu, or call (505) 277-6471.

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