Each year, the Department of Communication Studies hosts the Broadcast Job Fair to connect students and industry professionals. The 2017 event occurred on Wednesday, March 29 in the University Ballroom at the EIU Union.
Representatives from area radio and television stations met with students and discussed job openings, internships, and how to prepare for a career in the electronic media industry. 17 companies attended the event including the Cromwell Radio Group, Illinois Public Media and NBC and Telemundo (Chicago). For a full listing of participating companies, see http://www.eiu.edu/careers/broadcast.php
The Broadcast Fair is open to all interested EIU students, as well as people from the community. There is no charge to attend.