CAREER & INTERNSHIP FAIR
All Northwestern students and alumni are invited to attend the annual Career and Internship Fair, co-hosted by the Office of External Programs, Internships and Career Services (EPICS) for the School of Communication & Medill Career Services. This is a great opportunity for students and alumni to network with potential employers for internship and full-time opportunities. Even if you already have an internship lined up for this summer, plan on attending the Career & Internship Fair to network for future opportunities.
- Wednesday, April 16, 2014
- 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Norris Center, Louis Room, Evanston Campus
All Northwestern students and alumni must provide a current resume, reflecting your Northwestern University attendance, for admission into the fair. Please bring several additional copies of your resume, reel and/or your portfolio of work to share with employers.
Watch this space for further information on how to RSVP for the 2014 Career and Internship Fair!
Plan to Attend a Career Fair Prep Workshop!
Career Fair Prep Workshops are open to all Medill and School of Communication students, as well as all other Northwestern students and alumni. EPICS and Medill Career Services staff, will discuss tips to help you make the most out of the career fair including dress guidelines, what to bring, creating a game plan for the day, and how to approach employers.
Employers Participating in the 2013 Career Fair:
|American Marketing Association
American Red Cross of Greater Chicago
AOL / Huffington Post
Autism Home Support Services
Cambridge Educational Services
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Chicago Humanities Festival
Chicago Public Media
Chicago Public Schools
Chrysler Group LLC
Content That Works
Crain Communications Inc
Evanston Community Television
*Farm Journal Media / Farm Journal Agricultural Foundation
Gray Talent Group, Inc.
Gray Television, Inc. - WIFR-TV and WNDU-TV
Hanley Wood, LLC
*Hearst Television, Inc.
Heartland Alliance International
ICMAD (Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors)
Jack Morton Worldwide
NDN (News Distribution Network)
NextEra Energy, Inc.
Path to Purchase Institute
RFL Communications, Inc.
Rush NeuroBehavioral Center
SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists)
Scranton Gillette Communications
The ABIS Group
The McTigue Financial Group of Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
Time Warner Cable - News & Local Programming
Weber Shandwick/Golin Harris
*A big thank-you to our event sponsors!
Breakout sessions during the Career Fair:
We plan to offer sessions similar to last year’s Career Fair:
- Andrea Scott, VP of Talent at Imagination, led a workshop on Marketing Your Own Brand.
- WGN Anchor Mark Suppelsa, led a SAG-AFTRA breakout session on how to negotiate your first broadcast contract.
The annual Career & Internship Fair, co-hosted by the Office of External Programs, Internships, & Career Services (EPICS) for the School of Communication and Medill Career Services, is an ideal place to recruit students, recent graduates, and experienced alumni. We welcome employers with internships, freelance, part-time, and full-time opportunities in the areas of Communications, Marketing, Consulting, Public Relations, Advertising, Media, Radio/TV/Film, Theatre, and Journalism. In addition to School of Communication (SoC) and Medill students and alumni, all Northwestern University students are invited to attend the Career & Internship Fair, giving you a diverse pool of candidates from which to recruit.
Details for our 2014 Career & Internship Fair are as follows:
- Date: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
- Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
- Location: Northwestern University, Norris Center Louis Room
Should you have any questions about our Career & Internship Fair, please contact EPICS Director, Heather Trulock, email@example.com
Watch this space for further information on registration and pricing!
Special thanks to our 2013 sponsors: