State Dept. sends diplomat to recruit Texas Tech students

State Dept. sends diplomat to recruit Texas Tech students

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Texas Tech celebrated Diplomacy Day to provide students with the opportunity to join the State Department as Consular Fellows.

Special guest, Julie Kavanagh is the Diplomat in Residence for Texas.

She said this kind of recruiting helps the State Department get much needed workers from all parts of the U.S.

"We want to reflect a genuine America in all of its geographic, economic, racial, social diversity that we have, and we want a State Department that looks like America," she said. 

These positions include foreign service officers, specialists, civil service professionals, internships and fellowships.

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