Media cover 20th annual Engineering Job Fair that attracts 1000

WABI (Channel 5), News Center Maine and WVII (Channel 7) covered the 20th annual Engineering Job Fair at the University of Maine. The first-ever fair featured 12 companies, and this year’s event featured 150 companies seeking new employees and interns, WABI reported. More than 1,000 students attended the fair, held Oct. 17 in the New Balance Student Recreation Center. “Coming into school it’s our first month, so actually being able to see the opportunities and the jobs in our fields, it’s just making everything a little more real,” Beatrice Johnson, an engineering student, told WABI.