Save the Dates!

The Department of English Alumni Career Panel will take place on October 7, from 5pm to 6:30pm in 213 Gregory Hall.  Come!  Six English department alumni will describe their work and the paths from their English department BAs to successful careers.

While you’ve got your calendar out, mark down these additional dates:

September 30, 2015: The Graduate and Professional School Fair.

October 6, 2015: The Law School Fair.

February 5, 2016: the Arts Administration Career Fair will take place in Chicago, hosted by UIC and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Fine and Applied Arts, College of Media, and Department of English. Learn about jobs and internships with Chicago area organizations involved in the creative arts.

March 9, 2016: The Illini Career and Internship Fair, which used to be known as the All-Campus Career Fair, brings a wide range of employers to Champaign-Urbana to recruit students from all over campus for jobs and internships.


Save the Date! Arts Administration and Non-Profit Career Fair

Calder_FlamingoThe date has just been set for the 2016 Arts Administration and Non-Profit Career Fair in Chicago, hosted by the College of Fine and Applied Arts: February 5, 2016.  For students and employers interested in running arts organizations, theaters, galleries, museums, and other Chicago area non-profits. Connect through opportunities in arts education, collections, development, marketing, outreach, event planning, audience development and more.

Stay tuned as the day draws nearer for information on place, times, and carpooling to Chicago.

Design+ Part Time Job Fair welcomes English Department Majors

design+Are you interested in finding a part-time job on or near campus this fall that will help you build your professional skills?  The College of Fine and Applied Arts, the College of Media, and the Department of English are hosting a part-time job fair September 14, 6:30 – 8:00 pm in Illini Union, Rooms A&B.  Register here to take part in this event and learn more about the employers who will be taking part.