Media Note
Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
July 27, 2009


The U.S. Department of State will host a Careers in Foreign Affairs Networking Event on Wednesday, July 29 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Harry S Truman Building at 2201 C Street NW, Washington, D.C. The event will feature a panel of senior Foreign Service Officers, interns and additional Department employees who will share their experiences and discuss the variety of key overseas career opportunities currently available.

The U.S. Department of State offers viable career options to those who have an interest in serving their country. Those who have language skills; backgrounds in business, management, finance or economics; social work or customer service experience; or engineering and information technology skills can find a career path that matches their knowledge and abilities.

The July 29 event will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Harry S Truman Building at 2201 C Street NW, Washington, D.C.

If you cannot attend the event but want to learn more about careers with the U.S. Department of State, visit www.careers.state.gov.



PRN: 2009/780