Career + Internship Fair

Information for Students & Alumni

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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 for students, recent graduates, and experienced alumni to connect with employers for 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.

Details for our 2015 Career & Internship Fair are as follows:

  • Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015
  • Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Location: Northwestern University, Norris Center Louis Room

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.

Should you have any questions about our Career & Internship Fair, please contact EPICS at


Student Registration opens on Monday, March 2nd:

SoC students, Medill students, IMC Certificate students, and Medill alumni can RSVP by logging into MEDILLINK via the links below. On your MEDILLINK home page, click on “Medill & School of Communication 2015 Career & Internship Fair” under “Attend Events”. You must have a complete profile and a resume uploaded in your "documents" section to RSVP.

MEDILLINK: SoC Student Login*; Medill Student Login; IMC Certificate Login; Medill Alumni Login;

*School of Communication Students:  You should receive an email from MEDILLINK with a username and password. If you have any questions or need assistance please contact EPICS at

When you RSVP, your resume will be included in a resume book that will be provided to all participating organizations. SoC students and Medill students/alumni that are unable to attend the Career & Internship Fair may still RSVP in MEDILLINK to be included in the resume book. Deadline to be included in the resume book is 12 noon (CT) on Friday, April 3rd.

School of Communication alumni cannot electronically RSVP but are encouraged to attend the fair, as many participating organizations are seeking recent and experienced alumni for full time positions.

All other current Northwestern students and alumni are highly encouraged to attend the fair, but cannot electronically RSVP.
This fair is ONLY open to current Northwestern students and alumni.

2015 Career & Internship Fair Companies

  • ACT Inc
  • American Marketing Association
  • AOL / Huffington Post Media Group & Patch
  • ASC Communications
  • ASGK Public Strategies
  • Autism Home Support Services
  • Bloomberg LP
  • Cambridge Educational Services
  • CareContent, Inc.
  • Chicago Children's Museum
  • Crain Communications, Inc.
  • Energy BBDO
  • Everspring
  • GLC
  • gyro
  • Havas Worldwide Chicago
  • Hearst Television, Inc.
  • Highwire PR
  • Imagination Publishing
  • Investor's Business Daily
  • Jellyvision Lab, Inc.
  • JRL Group, Inc.
  • Kargo
  • KemperLesnik
  • L2T Media
  • Meredith Xcelerated Marketing
  • Mic
  • Mudlark Theater Company
  • NIIT
  • Olson Engage
  • Path to Purchase Institute
  • Quincy Broadcast (QNI)
  • Res Publica Group
  • RFL Communications, Inc.
  • Rice Dairy LLC
  • Scranton Gillette Communications
  • Scrappers Film Group
  • Sikich,LLP
  • Spectrum Communications & Consulting
  • Spend Matters Network
  • Tax Analysts
  • TeamWorks Media
  • The ABIS Group
  • The Art Institute of Chicago
  • The Associated Press
  • The Chamberlain Group
  • The Mill
  • Time Warner Cable News
  • US Peace Corps
  • VML
  • W.W. Grainger
  • Whitehouse Post Productions